Words of wisdom we can all live by #MyWisdom

Bloggers share words of wisdom every day. At our #MyWisdom Twitter chat, sponsored by Remember a Charity, we asked you to share your messages about life to mark Remember a Charity Week.     Remember A Charity has a simple message: It wants people to remember a charity in their wills – any charity, any cause […]

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Get your kids dancing with Frubes & Angry Birds #prizes #ad

To celebrate Frubes’ partnership with the must-see family film of the year, The Angry Birds Movie, Frubes has created a squawksome dance-off between the Angry Birds and mischievous Pigs. Staunch enemies in the film, the dance off between the Birds and Pigs means you and your family can settle the feud for good – pick […]

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Home & Design Round-up : Autumnal inspiration & The Shining!

Blimey, you’ve all been busy with your home improvements, and sharing you interior styling ideas! It feels like a new year somehow, now the kids are back at school.  I don’t know about you but I have a little spring in my step this September, and I am making lots of plans for the coming season. […]

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#SecureKidsOnline chat: How to teach kids smart internet practices #ad

  As children head back to school, they spend more and more time online, doing homework and connecting with friends. But they can get up to things, inadvertently or on purpose, that parents need to know about. At our #SecureKidsOnline Twitter chat, we’re talking about how to teach children smart Internet practices as well as […]

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Arts & Crafts Round-up : Halloween crafts

The summer holidays have been and gone, the weather is starting to turn and the days are getting shorter. That can mean only one thing for my crafty brain … we’re heading towards Halloween Crafts time (cue, thunder, lightning and a crazy cackle!). I love Halloween and all the craftiness that comes with it. Whether it’s small […]

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How your blog could help vulnerable children & families

Blogging to raise awareness and campaign for change is something that BritMums bloggers do well. Here, Clare Bracey from The Children’s Society tells us how bloggers with an interest in finance, mental health or money issues can help vulnerable children and families… It’s well known that debt and money struggles can have a damaging impact […]

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SEND Round-up: Back to School

So it looks like autumn has finally arrived, after the briefest of Indian summers. It won’t be long before Christmas! (sorry). Last month more posts were linked up than ever before, so there’s plenty of reading material for you here. It would be lovely to see even more comments on these posts; support for those […]

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Breastfeeding Round-up: Breastfeeding toddlers

Welcome to BritMums’ 8th round-up of insightful breastfeeding blogs. I have no doubt that you’ll enjoy reading these blogs, especially if you’re breastfeeding or ‘planning’ to breastfeed a toddler, during pregnancy, or tandem nurse. After struggling so hard to make breastfeeding work, I especially find it surprising when different people ask when I plan to […]

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Exploring Costa Barcelona for family travel

Tapas. Wine. Culture. All travellers to Barcelona know they can expect these things when they arrive in the city. But the capital of the Catalunya is also a fantastic jumping-off point to the rest of the region and what it has to offer families.  BritMums is going with a group of bloggers to Costa Barcelona (as the […]

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Family travel: 8 great geekcations around the world

Travel writer Mark Frary takes us through 8 great geekcations to take with kids around the world… I’ll admit it – I’m a bit of a geek. I studied astrophysics at university and old habits die hard. When it comes to holidays, I’m always keen to add an educational angle, particularly if there’s a bit of science […]

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Video Round-up: Holidays, back to school & how NOT to vlog!

Hi! I’m super thrilled to become part of the team of Britmums Round-Up Editors. Thank you so much for having me and to Lisa for letting me jump straight in and join her! I’m new to vlogging but have surprised myself with how much I’m enjoying it – heaps of enthusiasm at the moment and […]

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Take the #brightFuture Challenge with Unilever #ad

How can we create a #brightFuture for our children? Take the #brightFuture Challenge with Unilever! What are the little steps you take as a family to change the future for the better? We want to know! In our #brightFuture Challenge, sponsored by Unilever, we’re asking you to share the everyday actions you take as a family […]

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Review: The 5* luxury spa experience for families at Elounda Resort, Crete

Kids and spa aren’t usually two words you associate with each other, but at the Elounda resort in Crete, your children can experience the Six Senses Kids package while you soak up the sun or have some spa time of your own. Nestled between the Bay of Mirabello and olive grove covered hills, Elounda is […]

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Pets Round-up: Summer holidays

Well it’s been a busy time over the summer for our pet-friends – so much so that I had to miss August’s post, sorry about that! Kate over at Family Fever is looking at dog-friendly holidays and what to look for to choose the perfect one. But it’s not always possible to take your pooch […]

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