Mateřská.com focus on the trials and tribulations of motherhood


Maternity leave, as most parents know, is no holiday despite what the Czechs call it (mateřská dovolena). In this week’s programme, we play music from the duo Mateřská.com, focusing largely on how tough it can be to take care of little kids, often with insignificant help from their spouses.

Photo: archive of Mateřská.comPhoto: archive of Mateřská.com Diaper changing, ironing, trying to hold onto careers 'on hold', hanging tough at the kid’s playground - are all covered with a measure of sarcasm or irony.