The working mum toolkit


Once you've remove your toddlers brekkie from your skirt, wiped baby dribble of your shoulder and finally found the car keys you are ready to face the day.

Feeling like woman wonder (minus the supersonic spin!!) for getting out the door, every mum needs her 'toolkit' to help transform from supermum to business mogul.

Here's what we've got in ours:

1. MERE SOEUR, STAY STRONG MOTHER HARD TRAVEL MUG

Chances are as a mum you don't get time to have a coffee before you leave the house. This fab travel mug not only enables you sip your coffee on the move but gives you some mum inspiration to take on the day.  From £13 mresoeur.bigcartel.com

2. LOGITECH ULTRATHIN KEYBOARD COVER FOR IPAD

Whether taking notes or writing your autobiography this super lightweight keyboard helps you get the task done.  Neatly clipping to your iPad, it's available for most iPad models and has a matching aluminium finish, making it almost invisible when closed. From £69.95 at JohnLewis.com

3. KATE SPADE 'TALK IS CHIC' NOTEBOOK

For those who like to put pen to paper, this Kate Spade notebook ensures you do it in style. From £18.95 Liberty.co.uk

4. ASPINAL OF LONDON BUSINESS CARD HOLDER

Available in a number of colours (our favourite bring 'Raspberry') you'll look uber sophisticated when sharing your calling card. From £50 Aspinaloflondon.com

5. MONSTER MOBILE POWERCARD

You need never be without Instagram or Twitter! Perfectly sized for carrying in your purse, the Monster PowerCard is great for emergency charging on the go. From £24.95 Johnlewis.com