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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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We want to see your ultimate lunchbox creations #prizes

Hartley’s Jelly Pots is championing the back to school period with a new campaign, Hartley’s Your Lunchbox. The campaign motivates parents to turn their hand to brilliant lunch creations and collect an exclusive Hartley’s lunchbox through its collector scheme. Jelly Pots are the perfect size for children’s lunchboxes, providing convenience and a wide range of […]

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Win a family sun protection kit worth £100 from Ultrasun

To celebrate the launch of the Ultrasun fundraising schools sun protection programme, Ultrasun have teamed up with BritMums to offer some family sun protection parcels with products specifically for each member of the family: 5 x Family Protection Parcels including: 1 x Sports 30 Gel 200ml – RRP £24 1 x Family 30 100ml – […]

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40 ways to keep your kids safe online

  Our children are growing up online – on their computers, tablets and ever-present mobiles. At our #SecureKidsOnline Twitter chat, we talked about how to protect our children online and teach them smart practices that will serve them for years. The chat was sponsored by F-Secure, a leading European cyber security company with decades of experiences defending […]

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The 5 Things You’re Doing Wrong with Pinterest

As a blogger we’re always looking for ways to boost our traffic. We want our content to reach a wider audience, and so we’re always chasing new readers, the viral post and healthy page views at the end of each month. So, Pinterest is a great way to achieve that. The pins are evergreen, always […]

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32 ways a mother’s strength inspires us

At our #ThankYouMum Twitter chat, sponsored by P&G’s Thank You Mum campaign, you shared those countless moments of courage and composure that mothers demonstrate in their child’s life. The “Thank You, Mum” campaign is part of P&G’s worldwide partnership with the International Olympic Committee (IOC). P&G’s brands include Olay, Venus and Pampers. Check out this affecting […]

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Sign up for free tennis sessions this weekend! #GBTW

**Sponsored post** The serves, drop shots and aces of Wimbledon have inspired us as a nation and now all of us can enjoy a spot of tennis – for FREE! Whether you’ve never picked up a racket or have perfected a wicked backhand, you, your children and indeed your entire family can sign up for […]

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What parents think about Great British Tennis Weekend

  Does your family like tennis? That’s the question we asked at our Twitter chat with Great British Tennis Weekend (GBTW). We wanted to know how your families engage with tennis…and got all kinds of interesting answers! Great British Tennis Weekend 16 and 17 July 2016 During GBTW, clubs across the country throw open their […]

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5 Places to take your kids during the summer holiday

Travel blogger Jo Addison is an expert in finding child friendly things to do! Here she shares her 5 top places to take your kids during the summer holiday. Over to Jo… With the 6 week school holidays fast approaching, most parents are starting to think about how they are going to entertain the kids […]

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20 brilliant ideas for teens’ post-GCSE holidays

Mark Frary is a travel writer and editor as well as a music festival organiser and father of three. Here, he tackles the issue of post-GCSE holidays – pertinent issues as well as great inspiration.  Over to Mark… The first thing to think about when considering a post-GCSE holiday is whether this is a trip […]

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#SecureKidsOnline Twitter chat: How do you keep your kids safe online?

Our children are growing up online – from their computers and laptops to their ever-present mobiles. At our upcoming #SecureKidsOnline Twitter chat, we’re talking about how to protect our children online and teach them smart practices that will serve them for years. The chat is sponsored by F-Secure, a leading European cyber security company with […]

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#ThankYouMum Twitter chat: Celebrate the strength of mums

Our #ThankYouMum Twitter chat, sponsored by P&G’s Thank You Mum campaign, is all about those countless moments of courage and composure that mothers demonstrate in their child’s life. Get inspired for the party by watching this moving video from P&G, called “Strong”, which celebrates how mothers’ strength bolsters their children’s grit and determination. (Have a […]

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Honest Mum shares 10 tips to help digital influencers raise their game

I didn’t for one moment think that I would enter BritMums Live on Saturday as a speaker and leave as a multi-award winning blogger with the Outstanding and Social Media accolades weighing down my bag! Just wow! Going up to collect my first gong, I found myself literally lost for words. Those who know me […]

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The seasons of life

Katherine Lawson is a 32 year old specialist nurse from Gloucestershire who writes today’s blog post. Her greatest loves are her job, singing and using other people’s children as an excuse to have fun and be a child again! Over to Katherine… “To you, with the children, who let me in. Do you believe in […]

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#GBTW Twitter chat: Talking tennis & Great British Tennis Weekend

  The serves, drop shots and aces of Wimbledon have inspired us, and at our Great British Tennis Weekend Twitter chat we’ll be sharing enthusiasm for the game as well as hearing if and how your family engages with tennis. Whether you’ve never picked up a racket or have perfected a wicked backhand, join us to […]

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The 2016 Brilliance in Blogging award winners are… #BiBs2016

It has been a fantastic year for the BiBs! Thousands of votes were cast in March and April for each of the 12 categories. Everyone shortlisted in the 2016 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 […]

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5 things NOT to do when hosting a giveaway!

Hosting a giveaway is a fun and effective way to increase your social following and website views, and hopefully you’ll gain lots of interaction and new readers. But it’s not as easy as it seems – prize promotions need careful planning to ensure success. Every competition and prize draw in the UK – whether it’s […]

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What we’re wearing to #BML16!

So what would you do if a leading high street clothing retailer (which happens to be one of your favourites) offers to loan you whatever you want to wear for BritMums Live. **Shouts yippee and does a little happy dance** After that, you start shopping. What Susanna’s wearing This year Susanna’s strategy was to be […]

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Big Little Tent Festival at #BML16!

With the summer holidays just around the corner, families need look no further than their own back garden with the second Big Little Tent Festival from the champions of the great outdoors, The Caravan Club. Bloggers can head to the Big Little Tent Festival lounge at BritMums Live to sign up for their very own […]

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