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Announcing BritMums Live #BML17!

  There’s a brand new view at #BML17! BritMums Live 2017 — aka #BML17 — is the premier intensive networking and learning conference for the UK’s most influential parenting bloggers and social media players.  This year #BML17 debuts a new look, a new date, a Central London location and a new focus catering to bloggers […]

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Fitness Round-up: Fitspirational February

How was your holiday? Last week was all about fitness and skiing for me. Every year during the February half-term holiday we fly to spend some time with my family in the Czech Republic. As they live close to the Krusne Hory mountains, we are lucky enough to go skiing with both my girls at […]

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Video Round-up: Time for you!

Firstly, hooray for everyone who survived January! So, how are the New Year Resolutions going? I hope you are managing to stick to them. Can be so hard can’t it? I didn’t make any set goals this year but am trying more to make the most of life, instead of letting it run away with […]

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Mums & Tots Round-up: Time to start potty training

Potty training has to be right up there with the most stressful parenting tasks, don’t you think? I have successfully potty trained one of my daughters and am just starting again with my youngest – yet I feel like I am a stranger to the whole process! I know all children are different but it has […]

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Forget perfection #LetsGetReal: 50 health & beauty hacks

  We can all feel the pressure to be “perfect” – to look a certain way at all times. At our #LetsGetReal Twitter chat we talked all about rejecting unreal expectations and celebrating our own versions of perfect. On Supersavvyme’s Let’s Get Real section, you can discover tips and advice as well as coupons for […]

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Single Parent Round-up: Dating – how does that work?

Valentines Day has just passed us by, leaving a trail of rose petals, a whiff of perfume in the air and the echoes of sweet nothings….or maybe not. Do single parents get the time to date? How do they meet people? Are they sat at home, feeling lonely and left out? It’s not all as […]

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Health Round-up: But what about the parents?

Hello everyone, and welcome back to my Health round-up. I hope you’ve all had a good February so far? I’ve been mostly dishing out Calpol and birthday cake to two very snotty little girls – I think we’ve had the same cold circulating since Christmas. I set a theme for this month’s round-up, and as […]

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Loved Planet Earth II? Now experience it yourself

If, as with our family, Sir David Attenborough’s recent planet Earth II series was required viewing on a Sunday night, you are probably being pestered right now to go and see some of that amazing wildlife face-to-face. Here, on an episode-by-episode basis, are some of the places you can get up close. Islands For families, […]

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Finance Round-up: Advice for life

It can often feel that no matter what stage of life you are at your finances are going to suffer. If you’re young and single then getting onto the property ladder is near impossible. Once you’re ready to have a baby you know there is going to be years of financial hardship ahead with lots […]

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Bumps & Babies Round-up: Introducing a new baby, milestones & a rainbow baby

I’ve loved 2017 so far and wholeheartedly jumped on the positivity/ New Resolutions bandwagon. The chance to shake off all the bad habits developed last year and start afresh. Maternity leave ended for me a few weeks ago so it was a double new beginning. During my nine months off or “holiday” as my husband jokes […]

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15 hacks to replace screen time with family time #sponsored

Something is coming between parents and their children, a new study shows — gadgets, phones and tablets are getting in the way of family time in day-to-day life. The study, commissioned by Discover Ferries, the body representing ferry operators, found the average family spends just 3 weeks of real quality time together each year and […]

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Environment Round-up: Make it easy

I’m a big believer that people are more likely to reduce their negative environmental impact if it is easy for them. I know the issue is so important that we should we willing to put in more effort to improve our plant, but in reality most people are busy with their lives with little time to […]

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Food Round-up: Food for your Valentine

Happy Valentines day! Love is certainly in the air and I know that a lot of you will be thinking about how to cook the perfect romantic meal for two. Taking time out, as a couple to enjoy a meal together is one of my favourite Valentines day treats and creating a home cooked meal […]

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Dads Round-up: The rise of the stay-at-home dad

Their number is small but growing. Dads who eschew the traditional role of bread-winner in favour of staying at home are on the rise. It’s a choice more dads are taking up on either a permanent or a temporary basis. Even more are adopting flexible working practices so they can be involved in drop-offs and pick-ups, attend […]

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