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Finance Round-up: The summer edit

We’re all busy at the moment whether we are Brit Mums or Brit Dads. Summer is upon and so it seems are a lot of children who need attention! So this month I’ll be brief with our round-up as although we may need a break we always need to keep an eye on our finances! […]

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#BML17: Alison Perry on Instagram styling

We’re delighted to announce that Alison Perry of Not Another Mummy Blog is speaking at BritMums Live 2017, sharing her Instagram styling insights, whether that’s a fantastic flat-lay or portrait perfection. If you’ve seen Alison’s Instagram feed (@Iamalisonperry), you know she knows how to take a great image, whether that’s a portrait, a shot with her […]

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How to approach #BML17 as a niche blogger

Are you a food blogger, parenting, fashion or lifestyle? Or maybe something more niche? If you have ever thought that blogging conferences are not for you, you may enjoy this post from Ann at Rainbows Are Too Beautiful who writes a niche blog and has tips on how to approach #BML17 as a niche blogger. […]

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August Video Round-up: Holidays

Welcome back to the Video Round-up and for this month and, as it is holiday season, the theme is vacations! I was inundated with videos for consideration for this month and I am sad that I can’t include you all. It has been an absolute treat to see where you have all been from the […]

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#SnapHappyBritMums Spotlight: August 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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Newbie Round-up: Summer holiday reading

Are we all having a happy summer holidays? Too long already?! We returned to the UK for our annual trip to Camp Bestival and are now back in France; trying to make the most of the last few weeks of summer. In four short (hopefully!) weeks Miss Ava will be heading off to school! (How […]

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Party Inspiration Round-up: Summer party time!

I know it’s definitely not party weather here in Hampshire with all of the rain we’ve been having, and so I’m feeling happy that we managed to enjoy our boys’ triple birthday celebration with only a little bit of drizzle this year!  This year our theme was Maui from Disney’s Moana.  The boys fell in […]

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What’s on my agenda for #BML17 by a conference newbie

In just one month we will be welcoming you to the UK’s buzziest social media conference and blogger event, BritMums Live 2017 (#BML17). Whether you are a conference newbie or a seasoned pro, there will be something for you to spark or reignite your blogging passion. Our Shopping Hauls Round-up Editor Lauretta Wright shares here […]

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How to make school shoe shopping easy #ad

Shopping for shoes has come a long way since we were at school. Who can forget the annual ritual during which one longed for anything with a hint of heel or a smart buckle. You’d be presented with a regulation pair (ho-hum), known by parents as sensible shoes and, by us, as beetle crushers. Now, […]

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How to get the best out of summer with kids #ad #savingoursummers

Do you find it hard to make quality time for the kids during the long summer holiday? For most families it is all about managing work, family commitments, holiday activities and essential household chores. There are lots of things that can get in the way of being your little one’s partner in crime, really letting […]

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#BML17: Meet blogging stars on the Trailblazers panel

Part of attending the BritMums Live conference is about being inspired by the other amazing bloggers and social influencers we meet. And let’s face it, some of these folks are just smashing it. Our Trailblazers session is all about these influencers sharing their insights into how they have forged a new path…and how you can […]

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Food Round-up: Say Cheese!

We’re in August. Can you actually believe it?! I don’t know where the Summer Holidays have gone. Seven weeks have flown by so fast. We kicked proceedings off with a family holiday in Italy, a fortnight on a campsite on the shores of Lake Garda. Stunning scenery, plenty of watersports to keep my teens occupied […]

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#BML17: Toby & Roo speaking on Instagram & Stories

We’re pleased to announce another fabulous #BML17 speaker on our session on Instagram and Instagram Stories. Harriet Shearsmith is the blogger behind Toby & Roo, a parenting and lifestyle blog that aims to share the wins and woes of parenting. Her passion is Instagram and, with the help of her 3 kids, long-suffering husband and one […]

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Travel Round-up: Favourite family travel posts

Hello, I’m Gretta and my blog is Mums do travel. I’m delighted to be taking over from the lovely Trish as editor of the monthly BritMums travel round-up. I’m sure you’ll all agree that Trish has done a fantastic job for the last five years – thank you Trish for all of the support that […]

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