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Mums & Tots Round-up: Preparing siblings for a baby

Introducing the idea of a new baby to a sibling can be such a worry. You don’t want to make them feel pushed out or for them to resent their little brother or sister. If this is you right now then you are not alone, in fact I have had so many conversations around the […]

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Give a meal to the hungry today with a simple Instagram photo

Give a meal to the hungry today with a simple black and white Instagram shot of your plate. Helen Neale who writes the Kiddycharts website shares information on the amazing work by The Trussell Trust and how you can help. Over to Helen… Sometimes you watch something that really changes your life. The stark reality […]

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Single Parent Round-up: Worries, lessons & time saving hacks

For the first few months since I took over the Single Parent Round-up, I have had a theme such as Christmas as a Single Parent and Divorce but for March, I wanted to feature writers that have written about the day-to-day life as a single parent or who may not have written about being a […]

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SEND Round-up: World Rare Disease Day & pushy parents

There’s been a lot going on generally over the past couple of months, including a fair amount of sickness in our household unfortunately, so I am delighted to be able to introduce you to a guest host for the round-up this month – lovely Ann from Rainbows are too beautiful. Please do pop over and visit her […]

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Happiness Round-up: A slice of sunshine

Hello everyone and welcome to the first ever BritMums happiness round-up post. I can’t quite believe that I am writing this… but I am! The happiness round-up is a brilliant new category that we hope will leave you beaming from ear-to-ear and itching to go grab your own slices of sunshine.   We have high […]

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Finance Round-up: A Budget for all

Last week we had the last ever Spring Budget. In the future the main Budget statement will be made in November. It was however, the first Budget for the new Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond. As usual there was a raft of new measures including one standout announcement with the increase in National Insurance […]

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Video Round-up: Home & away

Welcome back to the Britmums monthly Video Round-Up. How can it be March already? Aren’t the first signs of Spring just so very welcome too? Just so wonderful to be able to get outside that little bit more without so many layers! I even managed to have my coffee outside at the weekend. Pure bliss. […]

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Education Round-up: Home education in action

Home education is a choice being made by a growing number of U.K. families for a huge variety of reasons and in September last year we joined the ranks when our eldest daughter didn’t start school. As it’s my first month writing the BritMums Education round-up, I thought I’d start off by showcasing some of […]

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Mums in Business Round-up: Using Pinterest to drive traffic

When running a business there are so many areas of social media it can be hard to know where to put your energy. Today I’m going to take a look at Pinterest. Pinterest isn’t your normal social media platform, Pinterest is a search engine. Make your profile shine : It can be hard to know what […]

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Food Round-up: Recipes for St Patrick’s Day

Hello, and welcome to this months food round-up. Whether you are Irish or not you simply cannot miss St Patrick’s day. It is everywhere you look at this time of year. Whether you enjoy the Irish food and drink or you just want to embrace everything that Ireland has to offer, St Patrick’s Day is […]

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#SnapHappyBritMums Spotlight: March 2017

We have an active community on Instagram called #SnapHappyBritMums and we’d love to see you there! Anyone can join in with the snap happy fun – all you need to do is see which of our monthly photo prompts relate to today’s date and take a photo to reflect that, tagging us in! You do […]

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Dad Blogger Round-up: Capturing moments in time

Every three months it’s my turn to round-up my favourite dad blogs and it comes around so quickly. Much like my daughters 13th birthday which happened this month. I know we all hear this on a regular basis but, where does the time go! I met my wife when my now teenage daughter was only […]

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Pets Round-up: Treating your pet & celebrating special occasions

Britmums bloggers know how to celebrate, and that extends to their pets too! So whether you’re looking for inspiration for a birthday party for your four-legged friend or some gift ideas for their birthday, or a special treat just to let them know you love them, then look no further. I’ve rounded up my favourite […]

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Annabel Croft gives a preview of #TennisforKids #ad

Annabel Croft, the former British tennis champ and broadcaster, has played tennis all over the world, winning Wimbledon and competing at the top levels of the sport. Yet when she talks about that moment when children who have never even tossed a tennis ball discover the joy of the sport, her enthusiasm brims over. “It’s so exciting!” […]

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