Actor, Coach, Speaker, Writer & Mama

Read Nicky's Story

I'm Nicky, I'm 35, mum to Oscar who is 20 months and partner to Matt for ten years.

I am an actor, coach, writer and speaker; often juggling multiple projects and for much of the time; a one woman band.

Life is full and rich and I feel lucky that I have been able to create my own blend of career and through my coach work, help many other mamas to do the same.

I had wanted to be a parent for many years but it was never the right time but that's not to say I hadn't envisaged what life would be like.

When I became a parent, I wanted to:-

A way to combine my passions; to spend most of my time doing stuff that made me feel good

A flexible working situation where I could work for myself. Where I could choose and create my own hours. Where I could be open to possibility and opportunity.

Where I could actually enjoy my life and earn great money to do whatever I wanted. I was bored of struggling and playing small doing stuff that wasn't meant for me. I am a big geek and rebel in equal measure...I love learning but I like to add my own twist on it.

I wanted to be a mother and be present. To not just spend my life stressed, busy and wiping (definitely didn't anticipate the amount of wiping) but to actually enjoy family life; to go on adventures and create buckets of joy in my life (the miserable, box set version of me isn't particularly entertaining...but I often have a fantastic array of comfort food!)

It's not perfect, but I don't think anyone's life is despite what the Insta grid says! We are all doing our best on not enough sleep.

I have a free video series to help you navigate life after maternity leave:

Also if you are a parent and personal brand/small business you may find my Personal Brand Plan useful:


If you'd like to go on your own journey of self-discovery and raise your woman within, but you're not sure how or where to start. Or if you're feeling overwhelmed by growing a business and raising a family, contact Holistic Health Coach and Raising Women's Founder Johanna Rossi to find out more about how you can #raiseyourwoman within.


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