Setting up Mush was far from child’s play
Published 15th May 2018
A cold, wet playground in November may not seem an obvious birthplace for a technology start-up, but for Katie Massie-Taylor and Sarah Hesz it was an inspiration, leading the two women to establish Mush, an app that connects new mothers based on proximity and their children’s ages.
Baby support group encouraging mums to not be alone and share experiences
Published 22nd April 2018
Parenthood – it’s one of the most daunting challenges in anyone’s life.
Whether it’s worries about how a child is feeding, a lack of support from family and friends, or simply not getting enough sleep, it can drive even the most prepared and upbeat people to feel isolated and low on spirits.
The start-ups you need to know from Facebook’s first incubator
Published 22nd February 2018
Facebook has launched its first in-house start-up incubator, LDN_LAB – these are the companies to watch
How an app helped this mother change her life
Published 6th February 2018
Rachael Watkins, 28, moved from London to Essex in May last year while she was pregnant but thanks to an app called Mush, the move and raising her first child, has been a positive and sociable experience
THE SUNDAY TIMES
Announcing our fundraise
Published 28th January 2018
Thrilled to be backed by Octopus Ventures and excited about our big plans for 2018.
Best of 2017: Trends of the year
Published 7th December 2017
Delighted to be part of Apple’s annual round-up and it’s bloomin’ great that parent tech is being recognised as an important trend.
Women & Tech
Published 13th October 2017
As part of Women & Tech week, The Pool met Sarah Hesz and Katie Massie-Taylor to discuss how a chance meeting inspired them to create the parenting app Mush
Reach out to others to ease loneliness of motherhood, urges Kate
Published 21st April 2017
WE MET KATE! Even she gets lonely being a mum.