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BritMums is the UK's largest parent blogger collective. We offer bloggers the latest support, advice and how-tos as well as feature great content on food, travel, relationships, health, charities, crafting and much more. Our social network is free to join and helps bloggers connect with others; our BritMums Pro programme connects bloggers with brands on our high-quality projects and our annual conference, BritMums Live, is the blogging event of the year.

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Etsy Vintage Seller Success Stories: Little Dog Vintage

Want to spend more time developing your artistic side? Love buying vintage, but worry your house is starting to look a bit too much like an antique market? Why not turn your passion into a business? We’ve teamed up with Etsy to offer you 20 free listings when you open your Etsy shop. In this […]

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April photo challenge: Share your pics!

Like taking pics? Enjoy taking part in a little fun? Join in #SnapHappyBritMums, our daily photo challenge! Each day we set a theme, and all you need to do is be creative and snap away! Go crazy on your blog, Twitter and  your photo sharing apps. Just make sure you tag your pics #SnapHappyBritMums. We’ll follow […]

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Join the #GreatBritishHome Challenge with Victoria Plumb

What does your home say about you? For you, this question may be about how you create your home’s “look”, or prompt a reverie about the meaning of house and home. Whatever your answer, join in our #GreatBritishHome Challenge to celebrate the Great British Home in all its guises! You can discover your celebrity “home […]

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Ruby Wax tours the UK; Sane New World

After her No. 1 bestselling book published in 2013 Sane New World: Taming the Mind Ruby Wax is now going to tour the UK with her one-woman show RUBY WAX: SANE NEW WORLD – THE TOUR. Here at BritMums we love Ruby. She was a keynote at BritMums Live in 2012. Ruby is a comedian, writer and mental […]

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BritMums Live 2014 Bloggers’ Keynote: Nominations OPEN!

One of the highlights of BrtiMums Live (in our opinion) is the Bloggers’ Keynote. Lot of attendees tell us it’s one of their favourites too. The Bloggers Keynote is the final group session of the conference when we showcase the fabulous writing you do. We pick out 10 favourite posts to be shared at our […]

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Adoption and Fostering round-up

Hi there and welcome to March’s Adoption and Fostering round up. I’m Vicki from The Boy’s Behaviour and I’m so pleased to be back editing this important round-up, along with Sarah from The Puffin Diaries. I’ve so many posts to share with you this month on a number of different topics, so forgive me if […]

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Video: Quick and delicious egg recipes

Eggs are a great base for a main meals — versatile, tasty and easy to match with spices, vegetables, cheese, meats and more. In our #shortcuteggsperts Hangout, we discovered delicious recipes and taste combinations for family, including a slimming recipe. We were honoured to chat with Kerstin Rodgers, one of the UK’s top-ranked food bloggers […]

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ASA clarifies its sponsored content guidelines

The way brands and bloggers work together have long fuelled heated conversation. Ever since Advertising Standards Authority Guidelines were announced back in 2011, both sides have been trying their best to interpret and adhere to them. When we first wrote about this three years ago, it seemed to raise more questions than it answered. Now, […]

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Now open: The 2014 Brilliance in Blogging (BiB) Awards!

They are the big awards with the little bitty name: Nominations for the 2014 BiBs (aka the Brilliance in Blogging Awards) are now open! BritMums highlights the best of parent lifestyle blogging in our BiB Awards. It’s an opportunity to recognise the most creative, inventive and compelling blogging of the year! Last year more than […]

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Video: Vegetarian meals – Simple and fancy

BritMums wanted to find out more about vegetarian food, discover some simple meals to throw together when you’re in a hurry and more detailed dishes to impress your guests with. Who better to turn to than our vegetarian parent bloggers? Joined by Ali Clifford from Kids Chaos and A Greener Life For Us, Emily Leary […]

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FREE ebook: Celebrating remarkable places in Ireland

  Each year, St Patrick’s Day reminds the world of the Emerald Isle’s allure … forty shades of green, enchanted landscapes, Guinness, and even wee leprechauns. For Corey Taratuta, every day belongs to Ireland on his blog and podcast www.IrishFireside.com, and this week he launches a free ebook celebrating his beloved Ireland. “Remarkable Places in Ireland: Part One” […]

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‘How I delivered baby no 3 at home’

It’s a scene we often see in movies or TV shows, to great comic effect: There’s no time to get to the hospital and Dad has to deliver the baby.  Wham, bam, thank you Sam, it’s easy and over before the commercial break. But what’s an emergency home delivery like in real life? When we […]

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30 ways we celebrate manliness

At our #FeedtheMan Twitter party, we asked you to share “moments of manliness” — those everyday situations that make the man (or even woman) of the house feel more manly. Your answers amused, surprised and even moved us. The party was sponsored by Ginsters, the robust, flavour-filled pastries, pasties and sandwiches that fuel and reward […]

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Book Club: Discussing Susan Cain’s “Quiet”

Our latest book is Quiet – The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking, by Susan Cain. Book Club hostess Jacqueline Steward, who blogs at Best and Beyond, starts us off on the discussion below. Read what she thought about the book and join in. Taking part in the BritMums Book Club with Penguin […]

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Hangout: How to make quick & delicious egg recipes

Eggs are an ideal ingredient for tasty, healthy family meals in minutes. Come to our #ShortcutEggsperts Google+ Hangout to discover some great new recipes, from top foodie bloggers. Our #ShortcutEggsperts Hangout takes place Thursday 20 March 11:00 – 11:30 featuring special guest award-winning food blogger and cookbook author MsMarmiteLover. Several #ShortcutEggsperts blogger ambassadors will also […]

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Top family travel destinations for 2014

We love going on family holidays, and planning them can be almost as fun. Every year we all hear about the latest hot destinations. We asked top BritMums family travel bloggers where they’re planning (or hoping) to go this year. Read what’s inspiring them and tell us what’s inspiring you this year. Cathy Winston, Mummy […]

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Come to our Meet-ups in Brighton and Cambridge

  We’ve got two meet-up coming up soon. Join us in Brighton on 19th March and/or in Cambridge on 24 April. As usual, our meet-ups are informal and a chance to chat and catch up with each other. Little ones are welcome.   Brighton Meet Up When: Wednesday 19th March Where: Brighton Dome Cafe Time: 10 – […]

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Twitter party: Share your man’s moments of manliness

Does your partner vacuum the car with a flex of his biceps? Does he take out the rubbish with a manly heave-ho?  We’re talking all about everyday moments of manliness at our #FeedtheMan Twitter party, Tuesday 11 March 2014 from 13:00 – 14:00 GMT. Tweet the moments of manliness you see in your life (from […]

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