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A dog is for life

A dog is for life, not just for Christmas…. Suzanne Baum reflects on the most ‘pawsome‘ gift of all that just keeps on giving. “It’s hard to believe that diamonds are a woman’s best friend once you become a dog owner. For the true gem by my side is in fact my one year old […]

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Tips for festive glamour with Boots Natural Collection #Ad

BritMums has been working with Boots in a paid relationship, showcasing their Natural Collection makeup, the simple, affordable and easy-to-use line. From mum to glam Most of us can identify with the challenge of getting ready for a night out at break neck speed. Gone are the taking our time over creating a painstaking and […]

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How you can support vulnerable children & families on your blog this Christmas

The Children’s Society is a national charity that aims for a country where young people are free from disadvantage.  From lobbying and campaigning to running local projects which directly help children, they have a Christmas appeal for BritMums’ bloggers, where you can use your voice and your platform to help raise awareness of the issues […]

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How gamer-fication helps kids & parents to learn coding

How do we get our children to go from passively watching YouTube videos to learning the skills to create them and their own games and websites?  How do we turn a fan of the biggest YouTube gamers into a hero themselves as they play both detective and coder in a quest to solve an exciting […]

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#ChristmasClean chat: Share your Xmas cleaning hacks #ad

Ringing in the holidays with all the cooking, wrapping, hosting and other preparations we all have to do also means bringing out the vacuum and the dusting rag and the oven cleaner and, and, and… During our #ChristmasClean Twitter chat, sponsored by Supersavvyme, we’re talking about your festive season cleaning hacks and routines, the ones […]

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What the Parenting Manuals Don’t Tell You, a new book by parents for parents! #ad

Back in September we hosted a #BepanthenTips Twitter chat where many BritMums bloggers kindly shared their best, funniest and most ingenious parenting tips that make life with a little one that little bit smoother and easier. We were inundated with inspired tips, many of which now feature in Bepanthen’s new e-book, What the Parenting Manuals Don’t Tell You. […]

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#PampersClub chat: How to get best value on baby essentials #ad

Let’s face it: Buying all your baby’s nappies and other essentials can get pricey. During our #PampersClub Twitter chat, we’re talking about how you make sure you are getting the best value on all those baby essentials and what your great tips and tricks are. The Twitter chat is sponsored by Pampers and its new […]

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42 top tips for great sleepovers #ad

Sleepovers are milestones on the way to independence and a way to make great memories of friendship. We remember our own sleepovers fondly with fun activities, yummy feasts and even the occasional bit of sleep! At our #TheMidnightGang Twitter chat you shared your top tips for sleepovers. This Twitter chat was sponsored by HarperCollins Children’s […]

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The Christmas juggle

Lucy Fisk is a wife and mother of two who blogs at Tired From Whitstable. The Christmas juggle is an issue for many families each year, here is her take on it…. I have been discussing with friends about how some of us are having real issues arranging and prioritising Christmas particularly when children and […]

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Blogging your way to riches

A new book is out called Blogging Your Way To Riches by Emma Bradley and Lynn James, bloggers in the BritMums network. If your dream is to make blogging work as a full time income, you won’t want to miss their tips. Here, Emma Bradley tells their story… Do you dream of earning a full […]

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#GasSafeXmas chat: Share your Christmas concerns #ad

Christmas is a cosy holiday, but all that time indoors can cause problems and concerns. Stuffy rooms heated by gas appliances, worries about illness and headaches, brought on by stress or other factors… At our #GasSafeXmas we’re talking about your Christmas concerns and highlighting one you need to be aware of: carbon monoxide poisoning. Research […]

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Mums & babies try Similac Follow-on Milk *ad*

Making sure your baby or toddler’s nutritional needs are being met is a constant guessing game for many parents which is why so many of us choose to support their diet with formula.  BritMums recently teamed up with Abbot’s new Similac Follow-on and Growing-up Milk in a paid relationship to road test their new palm-oil […]

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Conventional parenting in unconventional hours

Lucy Fisk is a wife and mother to two gorgeous boys and blogs at Tired From Whitstable. Here she explains how tricky it can be to establish a firm routine when parenting across shift patterns and how she makes it work. Over to Lucy… My husband and I are like many couples who do not […]

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#TheMidnightGang chat: Arranging sleepovers with secret gangs & midnight feasts #ad

Sleepovers are one of the pleasures of childhood, even if as parents we might call them ‘stay-awake’ overs! We all remember getting into our pyjamas or fuzzy onesies with friends, practicing secret handshakes and sharing silly stories that made our friends snort with laughter. Late at night (after 8:30 p.m. – oooh!), we’d sneak into […]

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Honest Mum’s Top 5 PR Tips

BritMums asked me to share some PR tips I’ve picked up in the 6 years I’ve been blogging over at Honest Mum so here are my top 5. I hope you find them useful. 1. Content is king, or queen as I like to say so write, rewrite, write some more, publishing as you go, […]

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McDonald’s Happy Meals: Healthier than you think? #ad

  When it comes to feeding our kids healthy food, we are always looking for positive choices — choosing natural ingredients and reaching for healthier options when we can. BritMums recently teamed up with McDonald’s in a paid relationship to talk about the positive reformulations that have been taking place and the choices available to parents when it […]

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Top tips to help your child when they’re struggling to adjust to secondary school

The transition to secondary school can be a culture shock for many young people, accompanied with a host of new pressures and problems. During this period your child will require support to face the different challenges they are faced with. These challenges include peer pressure, body-confidence, and making new friends; all in an environment that […]

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Jennifer Howze presenting the BGTW Awards

  The British Guild of Travel Writers is the UK’s illustrious membership organisation for travel writers, and BritMums is delighted to have an alliance with it. The top parent blogger organisation and the leading organisation for travel media professionals — we think it makes sense! BritMums cofounders Susanna Scott and Jennifer Howze are proud personally to be […]

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