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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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8 reasons to visit Alberta for a dinosaur holiday

Where do you take your little budding palaeontologists? Kids love dinosaurs and we love to feed their scientific curiosity. But sometimes you can hit a dead end: You’ve spent more weekends than you care to mention trawling for fossils on the Jurassic coast and walking around Crystal Palace Park’s lopsided models. You’ve taken your budding […]

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Don’t fear the mess! #PampersPooFace

Don’t fear the mess that comes with parenting! You know what we are talking about: ice-cream smeared faces, chocolate covered hands and dare we mention the nappy explosions that come after the famous #PampersPooFace? This may sound like very scary stuff and, as new parents, we’ve all been taken by surprise by it. But what […]

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Juvederm: Before & after facial fillers

BritMums recently did a project with Juvederm, the dermal fillers that smooth away wrinkles. As part of that project, BritMums cofounder Jennifer Howze tried it out. Here’s her experience. I always wanted to age gracefully, naturally, relishing my lines for the experience they paid testament to. In this vision of the future, I always looked […]

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Top tips to write a novel from author of The Doctor’s daughter

Vanessa Matthews was determined to make her dream of writing a novel come true, she had to put an action plan in place and she shares with BritMums her top tips to write a novel. Like many people, I harboured a dream of writing a novel. However, my life as a busy wife and working […]

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How your blog could help vulnerable teens

  The Children’s Society supports vulnerable children in England and Wales. Now they are looking for bloggers concerned about childen to be part of their ambassador team. Clare Bracey of the Children’s Society tells how you can get involved. Teenagers. It’s just an awkward age right? As a parent of a 17-year-old, I can testify […]

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First Aid for kids – common myths & top tips

Knowing first aid for kids is such an important thing to learn as a parent. It could just make the difference when your child has an accident. Mother of seven Afra Wilmore, a blogger at www.madmumof7.com, talks first aid and common myths. Over to Afra: First Aid Rapped Up – a campaign by British Red […]

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51 ways to drink Cravendale

How do you and the mini-milk drinkers in your home like to drink Cravendale? That’s the question we asked at our #MilkDrinkersMilk Twitter party, and you told us some great stories — from an ice-cold glass in the morning to a post-workout refresher to a warm nightcap before bed, it’s the tasty drink all day […]

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Healthy egg meals ideas for families

They are the ultimate in instant food – the perfect protein package – and there’s so much more to do with eggs than the simple boil, fry or scramble. BritMums got together with British Lion Eggs for the #HealthyEggMeals Pinterest Challenge and there has been no shortage of inspiring ideas from top BritMums bloggers and […]

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Mum v Kid: Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

There was a time in 2003 and 2004 in which everyone you knew was reading Mark Haddon’s book The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time or telling you to read it. It won awards, was published in editions for children and adults and was found to be one of the top 5 happy […]

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Summer Book Club: Review Hippy Dinners

Those who went to BritMums Live in June will be familiar with Abbie Ross – one of hottest new authors in the UK. She’s brilliant, wry and funny … and we have 50 copies of her new book Hippy Dinners available for review! It’s a perfect summer read. Interested? Sign up here.  About Hippy Dinners: […]

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Start producing great video with the right equipment

Nigel Camp has spoken at many BritMum Live editions and helped numerous people on their video blogging journey. After the huge success of BritMums Live 2015 Nigel has written a great post offering his top tips and lots more resources on a clickable link below to suggested equipment and pdf guides. Find Nigel on The […]

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#MilkDrinkersMilk Twitter party: How do you enjoy your Cravendale?

How do you and the mini-milk drinkers in your home like to drink Cravendale? Whether it’s a tall glass with biscuits for elevenses or warmed as a nightcap before bed, we want to hear at the Cravendale #MilkDrinkersMilk Twitter party on 14 July 2015! We want to know when and where you enjoy it. We’d even like […]

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BritMums Live 2015: Check out our Pinterest Board!

Because we’re not ready for that wonderful #britmumslive weekend to fade into a distant memory, at least not just yet. The lovely Jennifer Jain has created this Pinterest Board with loads of content from this year’s conference. Go on … check it out and see if you are included! We can hear all the collective “awes” from […]

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#BritainsBrightestStreet – last chance to apply!!

SunEdison, the world’s largest renewable energy development company are on the hunt for #BritainsBrightestStreet and the search closes on 6th July. They are looking for 5 – 20 households on the same street that want to save money whilst benefitting from solar energy. At-a-glance entry criteria: They’re looking for 5-20 neighbours who want to get solar […]

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40 top tips for a British summer party

What makes a great summer party? There’s nothing quite like the British summer, and nothing better than celebrating it than a summer party. Whether it’s a big festive shindig or an intimate family get-together, a summer party is a great opportunity to prepare tasty food, decorate the house and have fun with friends and family. […]

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BritMums Live 2015: We laughed, we cried, we mummified

We’re still coming off the high of BritMums Live 2015 — the best one yet! Everyone we spoke with talked about the excitement and fun, coupled with a mellow, friendly vibe. And now it’s not just our opinion — BritMums is Officially Amazing, thanks to our Guinness World Records Official Title.     For me, […]

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Mum’s music in Classic FM’s ‘Hall of Fame’ Top 300

Fiona Bennett is a Berkshire based 53 year old mum to two teenage boys; she adopts ex racing greyhounds and she also writes piano music. In 2011, the Cardiff born musician composed ‘A Country Suite’ and to celebrate her 50th birthday, she hired British Grove Studios in London and recorded what was initially supposed to […]

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Brilliance in Blogging winners 2015

Another fantastic year for the BiBs! Thousands of votes were cast in March and April for each of the 12 categories. Everyone shortlisted in the 2015 Brilliance in Blogging awards was noted for their innovative and highly engaging blogging and social media by their readers and peers. The shortlists of 10 bloggers in each category were then whittled down […]

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