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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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20 reasons to visit Isle of Wight with kids

There’s something special about Isle of Wight. BritMums is a big fan of the little island that’s only 1 hour away from the mainland but feels like both a delightful throwback to a simpler time (beaches, countryside, boats) as well as a destination that speaks to modern families (active fun, good food, funky accommodations). More […]

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#TeenTalk Twitter chat: How to talk to your teen with confidence #ad

Talking to your teen – the prospect can unnerve even the most assured parent. But it can be easier and more meaningful than you think. Our #TeenTalk Twitter chat is all about how you talk to your teen with confidence about their challenges, including puberty. The chat is sponsored by the #TeenTalk campaign, run by […]

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Families celebrate women’s professional football #ad

The women’s game in professional football has come on leaps and bounds (or should that be kicks and headers?) over the past several years, with growing audiences and enthusiasm from fans young and old alike.  When the Football Association invited BritMums to the SSE Women’s FA Cup Final at Wembley, we would have clapped our […]

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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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#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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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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#BML17: SEO Deep Dive with Judith Lewis

As Google becomes increasingly important in determining who sees what online, bloggers and social influencers need to get smarter about SEO. It’s so much more than putting keywords in the headline.  BritMums Live has always featured valuable SEO sessions. In 2017 we’ve expanded our SEO session to be a full-on course, condensed to a 3-hour session. […]

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Get ready for the 2017 BiB Awards! #BiBs2017

The most exciting blog awards in the country are here again! We’re delighted to announce, for the 8th year in a row, the Brilliance in Blogging Awards aka the BiBs for 2017! Date for the BiB Awards 2017 Nominations open soon. In the meantime, here are the vital #BiBs2017 dates to add to your calendar. […]

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Fujifilm X-A3: A camera for budding photographers #sponsored

  Do you like your pictures but just wish they were a little…better? We know how you feel. Whether it’s better pictures for the blog, for photo albums or just to capture the everyday moments of life, we want images that pop and a camera that helps us do that easily. That’s why BritMums and a select […]

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Why top bloggers love juice as 1 of 5-a-day #ad

The sheer effort of getting five – or is it 10? – portions of fresh fruit and vegetables into our children each day is one of family life’s constant battles. “I am sure I am not alone in thinking 5 was at least doable, however 10 is not so?!” says Jaime from theoliversmadhouse. In our […]

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Join the #TearsIntoSmiles Challenge with Elastoplast

When little ones scrape a knee or cut themselves, it’s our job as parents to soothe away the tears. Our new project with Elastoplast is all about how you comfort and distract your child to turn those tears into smiles. For the #TearsIntoSmiles Challenge, Elastoplast is celebrating playing outdoors and the freedom playing outdoors brings […]

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Why Easter is my new favourite time of the Year

Blogger Jo from Guilty Mother tells us why she loves Easter!  Take it away Jo… I used to think that autumn was my favourite time of the year. All those beautiful colours of the leaves, everything looks magical to me. However, I suppose you could argue that all seasons have their own unique charm. But […]

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Naughty parents, term-time holidays & what’s going wrong

There’s a telling word in the judgment handed down today by the UK Supreme Court about parents, children and term-time absences. The Court ruled in favour of education authorities in their appeal against a father who refused to pay a fine after taking his daughter on holiday during the term. The ruling in effect upholds […]

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Video: FREE Tennis for Kids is here! #ad

It’s time! You can book your 5- to 8-year-old into FREE tennis lessons now at a local club and get your children enjoying the fun and fitness of tennis. Your child will even get a tennis racket to keep when they complete the Tennis for Kids programme, ensuring they can continue to serve, return and smash! […]

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Get 24-hour Priority Booking for FREE Tennis Lessons with the LTA #ad

  Tennis inspires fitness, improves coordination and is loads of fun. With this year’s #TennisForKids programme by the Lawn Tennis Association, your 5- to 8-year-old can get FREE tennis lessons at a local club, including a racket they take home at the end! PLUS we have a special priority booking website for BritMums bloggers and […]

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#MumHacks to create time for yourself #ad

Motherhood is about getting one step ahead and making smart decisions that save time, so we have more time to focus on what matters. That includes not just family time but time for you as well. At our #MumHacks Twitter chat, sponsored by Braun you shared the shortcuts, tips and tricks for creating more time […]

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#FootballMumoftheYear: Tell us your ‘football mum’ experience!

  For kids, football is about tearing around the pitch, the thrill of goals and great last-minute saves. For parents, it’s often about ferrying to matches, rummaging for the football kit, fundraising and coaching the team. These football mums help make it all happen for their football-loving kids! At our #FootballMumoftheYear Twitter Party, we want […]

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