Honest Mum parenting expert and author of MUMBOSS

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I enjoy appearing on national and international TV and radio sharing my expertise on parenting, flexible working, entrepreneurship and the arts.

I’m a regular contributor to ITV’s Good Morning Britain and BBC 5 Live where I also guest-edited a show.

Selected Press:

November 2023: Featured in the Creative Collective director’s roster at Planet Shine.

November 2023: Guest-edited and appeared on Nihal Arthanayake’s BBC 5 Live show on what it means to be 40.

October 2023: Commentary as Bored Panda’s Parenting Expert on what to do when children exclude others at school.

October 2023: Appeared on ITV’s Good Morning Britain debating whether parents should set up Instagram accounts dedicated to their children.

Sept 2023: A featured recommended expert on LIVVY B’s website.

July 2023: Expert commentary in Bored Panda’s piece on a child being told never to wake her Dad up at night under any circumstance.

July 2023: Expert opinion in Bored Panda’s pieces on Moms’ Spilling Secrets They Would Be Judged For.

June 29: Appeared on ITV’s Good Morning Britain debating whether children should miss school whilst suffering from a cold.

May 15 2023: Appeared on ITV’s Good Morning Britain debating whether parents should be fined for unauthorised leave.

May 2023- No 1 in US website builder, Friday’s Best Mom Blog Overall and No 1 in The 10 Best Mom Influencers on Instagram.

April 2023: Commentary for Bored Panda’s piece on 50 funny tweets from parents who survived April thanks to their sense of humour.

April 2023- Discussed children’s chores on BBC 5 Live radio.

March 2023: Expert commentary in Bored Panda’s piece on baby names (Bored Panda receive 124 million views pcm)

March 2023: Expert commentary in Bored Panda’s piece on strict parenting.

March 2023: No 1 in Vuelio’s Mummy Blogs UK Top 10 List.

March 2023: Featured as a Role Model in the Arts and Entertainment Sector on Femail Lead’s site.

Feb 2023: Interviewed on the Bizzimumzi’s podcast about juggling of 3 kids with a creative career.

Jan 2022: Quoted in The Sun in political piece on how the government plan to encourage mothers back into the workplace.

May 2022: No 1 in 11 Best Mom Blogs That Will Inspire You in 2022 on Dr Joanette’s site.

April 2022: Contributed to Bored Panda’s article on relatable parenting tweets.

April 2022 Featured in The Female Lead’s list of role models in business.

March 2022 EYMA: Winner of Excellence in Media award.

March 2022: ITV’s Good Morning Britain. Debate on whether children should get involved in politics.

March 2022: Vuelio. No 1 in the Mummy Blogs UK Top 10 List.

March 2022: The Sun. Wrote about the importance of homework in moderation.

February 2022: Bored Panda. I contributed to this post on mothers who regret giving birth.

February 2022: Good Risings podcast for Cavalry Media. I wrote and presented a week long series of episodes for the presigious podcast.

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My Apple Podcasts episodes are below:

November 2021: Quoted in book Advice for Working Dads (Harvard Business Review).

November 2021: Appeared on Ch 5’s Jeremy Vine show to discusss babies being banned from the House of Commons.

November 2021: BBC Radio 5 Live. Contributed to a piece on the increase of Covid in children.

October 2021: Interview in Visit Windsor Digital Magazine.

September 2021: BBC Radio 5 Live. Oliver, 11, and I were interviewed on the vaccination programme for children.

September 2021: BBC News Channel  (TV and online) discussing the roll-out of vaccinations for 12-15 year olds with my son, Oliver. Sound bite used on BBC Radio 4.

September 2021: Interviewed in piece, Rise of the Parentpreneur: Balancing Business, Family and the Pandemic on Daddilife.

September 2021- No 1 in the Famous Parenting’s Top 25 Parenting Blogs list.

August 2021-Responded to the article Entitled Mom Demands A Fellow Flyer Entertains Her Kid on Bored Panda.

August 2021- Provided expert opinion on raising pre-teens and teenagers in the article, 35 Of The Funniest Tweets From Teenager Parents on Bored Panda.

August 2021- Featured in a piece about entrepreneurial mothers on HireMyMa blog.

July 2021-Interviewed about my pregnancy on Bored Panda.

July 2021-Contributed to this piece on Bored Panda on what I refer to as, ‘Back seat parenting‘.

July 2021-Interviewed for Bored Panda’s piece on discipline.

April 2021-  First Site Guide: No 1 in 35 Best Mom Blogs List.

April 2021- Bored Panda: interviewed in pieces Mom Receives Criticism About The Way She Punished Her Son and Mom Finds a Hilarious Way To Deal with Her Kids’ Mess.

April 2021-The Telegraph: quoted in the article Being a Stay At Home Mother is ‘the hardest job of all’-it’s time we recognised it as a job title.

March 2021-Bored Panda: contributed to the articles Parenting Tweets of the Month and  50 Hilarious Photos Everyone Needs To See Before Having Kids.

March 2021-#2 in the Mummy Blogs UK Top 10 List on Vuelio.

March 2021-Contribution to the article on and others on Bored Panda.

March 2021- Bored Panda: contributed to this article on whether parents should reveal the truth about the Easter Bunny.

February 2021-Bored Panda: contributed to the article Women Are Sharing Things They Wish They Knew Before Getting Pregnant.

Jan 2021 and December 2020- Bored Panda: contributed to articles 40 of The Funniest Parenting Tweets and 50 Funny Examples Of Kid Logic .

November 2020- Bored Panda: interviewed for articles 42 Parents Share The Most Funny Things That Made Their Toddlers Cry and Wholesome Parents Made Their Kids Day Better

November 2020-Parenting Finalist The Online Influence Awards 2020.

October 2020-Bored Panda: contributed to articles: Funny Tweets, Pregnancy Brain Fails and Kids Shame Insane Parents.

October 2020- Appearance on Channel 4’s Steph Packed Lunch discussing Instagram’s 10th birthday and working online.

September 2020-Appearance on BBC News/ BBC World News discussing new proposed guidelines in pregnancy.

September 2020- Daily Mail’s blog: why now is the right time to pivot into a digital career.

September 2020- Bored Panda: interviewed on postpartum body image.

July 2020-Marie Claire UK: I share My Mumboss Survival Tips.

July 2020-Vuelio: Blogger Spotlight Interview.

July 2020-The Sun/ Fabulous: Mum Hacks I’ve Learnt in Lockdown.

April 2020- Hello Magazine Online: contributed to Entertaining Your Kids in Lockdown.

March 2020-Vuelio Top 10 Mummy Blogs.

March 2020- The Mirror: Featured in the MG Electric Car savings video and print campaign.

March 2020- Huff Post UK- World Book Day.

February 2020-I test-drive the new electric MG ZS EV (ad)

Febuary 2020- Daily Mail’s Mother’s Day Picks- MUMBOSS book featured.

January 2020 – Cadenshae – Top 25 ‘Mommy’ Blog Sites and Why!

December 2019 – The Guardian Labs – The American Express guide to cashback: The answer to a stress-free Christmas? Just do you

December 2019 – Metro – What I Rent: Vicki, £1,225 a month for a two-bedroom flat in Windsor

November 2019 – Katie Piper’s Extraordinary People Podcast – Vicki Psarias AKA Honest Mum is extraordinary!

September 2019 – Wikipedia – Vicki Psarias

September 2019 – Good To Know – Celebs are calling for more creative arts in schools – but why’s it so important to childhood development?

August 2019 – iCandy – Honest Mum On First Time Parental Pressures

July 2019 – HuffPost – ‘I Never Thought I’d Miss Having A Period – Then PCOS Made Them Stop’

July 2019 – The Healthy Mummy – Nadia Sawalha keeps it real when visiting the final Healthy Mummy Body Confidence shoot

July 2019 – Huffington Post – Is An Obsession With Tracking Our Sleep Fuelling A Bedtime Crisis?

May 2019 – Closer – EXCLUSIVE! Honest Mum Vicki Psarias on the Kardashians, motherhood and keeping your mental health on track

May 2019 – Mummy Snowy Owl – 19 Books For 2019 – Mumboss by Vicki Psarias

May 2019 – Metro – This Morning under fire for debate on whether boys should cry: ‘It’s a dangerous argument’

May 2019 – Digital Spy – This Morning viewers slam debate on whether boys should be allowed to cry

May 2019 – Social Mums – Social Mums Star – Vicki Psarias

April 2019 – Mums NI – Mums NI Chats With . . . Vicki Psarias

March 2019 – Sky News – Rankin: Stars and their mums pictures celebrate Mother’s Day

March 2019 – Mumbreakable – How To Be A Mumboss

March 2019 – Mothers & Shakers – 50 Inspiring Books That Will Change Your Life #1-5

March 2019 – Cision – Meet the Influencer: Honest Mum’s Vicki Psarias

December 2018 – Fashion United – Independent retailer spotlight: Our Kid

December 2018 – Laura Ashley – Party outfits Ideas to Try This Christmas

December 2018 – Redluco – Mum’s the Word – An Interview with Vicki Psarias

November 2018 – Penguin – 6 Puffin books that stand the test of time

November 2018-ITV’s Good Morning Britain Debate on Stranger Danger

September 2018 – Female Fitness Academy – Vicki – Honest Mum

September 2018 – Lionesses Of Africa – Mumboss: The Honest Mum’s Guide to Surviving and Thriving at Work and at Home by Vicki Psarias

September 2018 – Super Mum Society – Super Mum of The Month October 2018: Vicki Psarias

August 2018 – Mail Online – From reviving flowers with aspirin to using BREAD to keep cake moist: Lifestyle blogger reveals her must-know household hacks

August 2018 – Daily Express – Lorraine: Lifestyle blogger demonstrates household hack

August 2018 – The Sun – Expert reveals genius tips from preserving a bunch of flowers with an aspirin to picking up pet hair with rubber gloves

August 2018 – 9-2-3 – Flexi-Star series pt 2: Vicki Psarias (a.k.a Honest Mum)

August 2018 – Mama Wins – An Interview With Vicki

August 2018 – Hi Mama – Most women find first-time motherhood a shock to the system

July 2018 – F equals for women on the rise – Vicki Psarias aka Honest Mum

July 2018 – Daily Mail Online – Imogen Thomas is joined by Michelle Heaton as they stun in red for Harry Potter launch at London toy store

July 2018 – Mama Wins – An Interview With Vicki Psarias aka Honest Mum – The Most Honest Mother In Britain

June 2018 – The Lady of the World – Interview with Mumboss writer, Vicki Psarias aka Honest Mum

June 2018 – The Independent – 10 best business books written by women

June 2018 – City Kids – Interview with Vicki Psarias



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