The Lifestyle is Calling is an online companion for the journey of motherhood; written for girlfriends across the world who like to be “swan like!” Calm, collected, career focused domestic goddesses (to the untrained eye)….Underneath it all frantically juggling to maintain order, poise and sanity.

We cover the joys, absurdities, trials and tribulations- of motherhood. Unfiltered. Founder- Charlotte Smith


Charlotte Smith
Digital Director

Charlotte (31) is a Brit living in Los Gatos, California with her husband Matt. They moved to the US around 2 years ago for his work, and married in 2013- check out her big day photos here.

A former corporate lawyer turned lifestyle business owner, she has a strong passion for fitness and healthy living. Since moving to the US she’s been working in the online media, digital marketing and PR space.

Obsessed with delicious eats, she pens the PaleoPolly healthy eating blog. She’s expecting her first child in November 2016, a girl and is incredibly excited prepping for her arrival!

Charlotte loves cooking, eating, skiing, hiking, working out, blogging and building websites.

Jenna Hodgson-Silke
Content Director

Lover of the good things in life – food, health, fashion, travel and family – Jenna is a 30-something year old mummy to baby Ethan and lives in North Leeds, UK with her husband Gavin.

Jenna is a marketing expert, who is fluent in Italian. She’s recently been jetting around Europe with her delightful traveling companion, baby Ethan.

Ethan is now 6 months old, and one of the most smiley contented babies we’ve met. Isn’t he adorable!? Check out Jenna’s blog posts and delight in Jenna and Ethan’s journey into motherhood.

Jenna’s passions are health, fitness, beauty and mummy-hood! Any yes- She just ran a half marathon! Impressive huh?

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