What do Amanda Jennings, Cesca Major & Abbie Ross all have in common? They are awesome authors that ran a book club session at the Henley Literary Festival, sponsored by BritMums. Amanda Jennings, whose two novels Sworn Secret and Judas Scar are firm BritMums favourites, was joined by Abbie Ross (author of Dinners, a very funny memoir […]
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I smile every time I speak with my Speck contact. It’s all about style AND protection, she tells me. She is talking of course about their gorgeous device cases, which come in just about every colour and pattern. They are durable and have saved my iPhone from #crackage and #shatterscreen at least 99 times. The […]
The online community we are all a part of as bloggers is incredible. We share, support, advise, pull together, collaborate. We motivate each other, pull each other up and drive one another forward. And those in the special needs community feel this even more so, there is always someone who has stepped in your shoes […]
In 2014 we were honoured to feature another great lineup of some of the most moving, humorous, insightful and heart-warming posts from the UK’s top parent bloggers at the Bloggers’ Keynote. The Bloggers’ Keynote is the final keynote at BritMums Live, the UK’s largest parent blogging conference, which takes place every June in London. Bloggers […]
Julia Boggio is a veteran of BritMums Live conferences — sharing her advice on taking gorgeous images and understanding the basics of light and composition while creating your own personal style. Even if you missed her session, you can brush up on your technique and pictures with her presentation. Julia has also photographed her share […]
Last weekend was BritMums Live, some 600 bloggers were in the City of London. If you weren’t there, you might be feeling that everyone was, except you. Actually, while 600 is a lot, it is only a small part of an ever expanding community, there are many who didn’t make it to BritMums Live. Conferences […]
Every year video becomes more important and a more essential part of every blogger’s toolbag. This year at BritMums, our resident video expert — the extremely affable Nigel Camp of The Video Effect — gave a two-part session about shooting and editing video, incorporating elements of storytelling. Check out his presentation and also click through […]
How was BritMums Live 2014 for you? Have you come down from the enormous high yet or are you still floating in paradise? Have you begun to digest all of the useful tips and notes taken during the sessions yet? We’d love to hear all about your experience of this year’s BritMums Live, we want […]
What an amazing year for the BiBs! Thousands of votes were cast in March and April for each of the 16 categories. Everyone shortlisted in the 2014 Brilliance in Blogging awards was noted for their innovative and highly engaging blogging and social media by their readers and peers. The shortlists of 16 bloggers in each category were then […]
Yes, we’re thinking ahead. Mark your calendars now: BritMums Live 2015 will be 19 – 20 June. As in, next year! We’re pleased to announce that tickets will be available from Friday 19th June, starting at 12 pm BST sharp. It will be in central London, venue still TBD. We sold out this year, so make sure […]
We’re delighted this year to be offering a food photography and styling session with msmarmitelover and Cooksister — it will help you transform your food photographs into things of delectable beauty. We will be doing mini food photography set-ups that you can practice on in teams. You’ll get both technical and artistic advice. To make […]
They don’t just do that little thing of supporting the conference and this community – all the networking, sessions, lounges and fun at the BritMums Live is possible because of their support! We’re pleased to announce our Silver sponsors: Acuvue, Munchkin, AGA, Rangmaster, Lindemans and Parragon Books. Ever thought about contact lenses for you or your kids? […]
The eternal question … what to wear to BritMums Live?! We’ve done the whole range, from jeans to dresses to platform heels! While it’s somewhat fun to agonise over an outfit (in a masochistic type of way), two days of new clothes can get expensive. If you mix and match, you can get interchangeable quality pieces […]
Tanya (please call her T or she will think she’s in trouble) is a mum of three that lives in Hampshire and who blogs to keep sane. She is a prolific tweeter and always has a pot of tea on the go. In 2013 she was one of three bloggers who visited Ghana with Comic Relief, live blogging and tweeting from […]
We are so pleased to have Morrisons as a lounge sponsor at BritMums Live! Read on about the actiites they have planned and don’t forget to enter their recipe linky for the eBook and submit your questions for their chefs. Join us in the Morrisons Lounge at BritMums Live – to help get you in the mood for summer! […]
BritMums Live is fast-approaching and I’m excited at the thought of it because as my blog post title states, I love BritMums Live, I really do! A two-day whirlwind of a blogging conference (the biggest in the UK no less) BritMums Live inspires, informs, stimulates and most importantly connects you to your peers: fellow bloggers, […]
Laithwaites are delighted to be an official wine partner to BritMums Live! Laithwaite’s Wine started in 1969, when a young Tony Laithwaite drove a van filled with wine, from Bordeaux to the UK, hoping to share his excitement at tasting delicious, authentic, locally-bottled wines. 45 years later Laithwaite’s Wine is still an independent run by […]
Visit the Heinz Baby Happy Lounge for tastings, talks, competitions and a relaxed atmosphere in which to find out more about joining our ambassador programme! Hi everyone – we’re really excited to be part of BritMums Live! 2014, and look forward to welcoming you to our Happy Lounge where we’ll treat you like Heinz Baby […]
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