BiB awards 2017

The #BiBs2017 Nominations are open!

The biggest, brightest and best awards of the UK blogging world are open! You can now nominate yourself or your favourite bloggers or social media influencers to be eligible for this heady award, which will culminate in a sparkling party, at which winners will be toasted by their peers on a boat on the Thames. […]

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SEND Round-up: Undiagnosed & fitting in

Hello from me and the SEND Blogger Community! It’s time for May’s SEND Round-up and this month’s starts with a farewell. Steph Curtis, an amazing woman and awesome blogger at Stephs Two Girls, has decided it is time to pass on the Britmums SEND Round-up editor baton. Steph has been writing this round-up for several […]

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Finance Round-up: The pre-election edition

We are now well into the new tax year and since then a General Election has been called! Who knows what the future holds for us after 8th June but keeping our finances in order is a policy we should all have. This month we have advice that we can all use whatever state our […]

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Style Round-up: From spring to summer

In case you didn’t know, I finally had a baby last month! Hooray! It means that I’m now in that awkward in-between stage where my pre-pregnancy clothes don’t yet fit, but my maternity clothes are a bit too big. It’s good excuse to hit the shops and buy myself a whole new set of clothes. Here’s what the […]

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Video Round-up: Show me your favourites!

Welcome back to the Video Round-up. I have something completely different for you this month where I’ve handed over the round-up to yourselves and asked you to share with us one of your favourite vlogs you’ve watched recently. Let’s share the vlog love amongst us! First up was this recommendation by Emily Peacock of Katie […]

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Announcing the BiBs City Cruises Party!

Every year BritMums celebrates our Brilliance in Blogging Awards — the BiBs — with a sparkling evening that salutes the best in blogging and social media. And every year as part of the celebration we organise the BiBs party, an opportunity before the prize-giving for drinking, mingling and, this year, seeing London at its best, from a […]

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Mums & Tots Round-up: Going away with young children

Who is excited for summer? Me me me!! First sign of sunshine and I throw open the doors, order some play sand and throw the kids out into the garden. Summer means trips to the seaside, picnics in the park and if you are lucky then a holiday, with time to relax and a chance to enjoy […]

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5 top (secret) Facebook tips

Lisa Jane of Travel Loving Family has a gift on Facebook. She gets great engagement and starts real conversations. She’s also tried out several different methods of sharing on the platform, to see what works best. We’ve asked her to pass along her best advice. Read on for tips that will have you excited and energised about […]

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#BML17: Facebook for Bloggers with Natasha Courtney-Smith

We’re delighted to announce that Natasha Courtney-Smith will speak at BritMums Live 2017, leading a session on the ins and outs of Facebook to make it work for you. The session is: Facebook for Bloggers – Get business-savvy strategies on how to use the world’s largest social network to expand your visibility, grow reach and make money […]

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#SnapHappyBritMums Spotlight: May 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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Mums in Business Round-up: Developing a passive income

Can you believe it’s May already? For us parents with children at school it starts to signal that the summer is only just around the corner! For me the easiest way to juggle the children and a business is to take the summer off. I realise this isn’t the best option for everyone but hey […]

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Under 30 Parents Round-up: Defying the odds as a student parent

Hello and welcome back to the U30s Round-Up! Amie and Hannah (your hosts) took a couple of months off to reassess what the U30s community really wanted and needed from this Round-up and we hope you agree we’ve come up with a winning formula.  Each month, we’ll be featuring a different member of the community, […]

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Mum-to-Mum: 5 tips to get your kids into tennis #ad

There’s nothing quite like advice from other mums to encourage and help us in concrete ways. As part of our paid project with the Lawn Tennis Association promoting the ClubSpark Tennis for Kids programme (#TennisforKids), we wanted real tips from real mums in helping kids get interested in tennis – an accessible sport that encourages […]

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Expat Round-up: An expat returns

So, you’ve settled, and you’ve assimilated as best you can. So, what happens when it’s time to leave? This round-up explores just that with a selection of posts from bloggers who’ve decided it’s time to return home. (Plus, one from a blogger who is staying put). In these Brexit-led times of political upheaval – the […]

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#TennisforKids: Mums sign up their kids for free tennis lessons #ad

As the days lengthen for summer and the weather turns fine, we get the wonderful British spectacle of Wimbledon, with all its action and excitement. And when that excitement inspires kids to pick up a racket themselves, there’s the brilliant Tennis for Kids programme, through which children can enjoy FREE lessons and get their own racket […]

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