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Win a month’s gym membership with Nuffield Health (each entry gets a day pass)

Nadine Hill, blogger at JuggleMum and BritMums’ Blog Editor has been sharing her experiences of being a member at Nuffield Health. Looking back to the start of the year — when it was cold and dark and I was feeling sluggish after Christmas — I compare that to now, when I’m a dress size smaller […]

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Linky: I’m going to #BML16

It’s BritMums Live season again, tickets are selling fast so if you’re still ‘thinking about it’ you’d best be quick or you’ll miss out! #BML16 will bring together bloggers and social influencers from all over the UK to meet, socialise, network with brands, improve their skills and fire their creativity. Here are the details you […]

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Anyone for tennis? #TennisForKids

We recently asked our readers the question: “Anyone for tennis?” It seems quite a lot of you actually! This summer, the Lawn Tennis Association in partnership with Highland Spring is encouraging 10,000 children in the UK to take up the sport with an initiative to give away courses of tennis lessons! Many of you have […]

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Book Club: The Pursuit of Happiness by Ruth Whipman

I really wanted to like this book. The whole idea of the act of chasing happiness having the adverse affect intrigues me. After all, who doesn’t want to be happy? Aren’t we all on that journey? But I found the author got in my way. Having spent half my life in the US, her sweeping […]

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Sign up your kids for FREE tennis lessons! #TennisForKids

Today sees the launch of a new initiative from the Lawn Tennis Association in partnership with Highland Spring to encourage 10,000 of the UK’s children to take up the sport this summer by giving away free lessons! The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) have trained up 1,000 new coaches who will each train 10 new children for […]

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#SLSavingTips: How to make financial planning easier #prizes

Financial planning is important but too often it’s not at the top of our to-do list. At our #SLSavingTips Twitter conversation on Wednesday 13 April 2016, we’re talking about financial planning — the challenges you face, how to get over the anxiety and how to make it easier. Come share your thoughts for a chance […]

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It’s April! It’s #SnapHappyBritMums

Join us in April for #SnapHappyBritMums, our daily photo challenge! Each day we set a theme, and all you need to do is be creative and snap away! Save the image above as a daily reminder to refer to. Everyone is welcome – do join in! Go crazy on your blog, Twitter and  your photo sharing […]

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BritMums bloggers speak up for teenagers

Last year our friends at The Children’s Society asked for our help with a powerful new campaign. Here, Clare Bracey, Director of Campaigns, returns to share the enormous difference that BritMums bloggers are making to Seriously Awkward. Eagle-eyed BritMums visitors may remember my previous guest post inviting bloggers to become ambassadors for The Children’s Society’s […]

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#BritMumsBudget Twitter Conversation: Share questions about this year’s budget

Join our #BritMumsBudget Twitter conversation on 16 March 2016 as we chat with experts from NatWest about what the budget means for you and your family. It’s the perfect place to share your opinions and get your questions answered. Sponsored by NatWest, this Twitter Q&A is part of the special Budget edition of NatWest Money […]

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Book Club: Review The Pursuit of Happiness

When British Journalist and documentary maker Ruth Whippman moved to California, she found one common obsession amongst the people she was meeting: finding happiness. From mindfulness to self-help seminars, Buddhism to Tinder, America seemed to be locked in a relentless collective quest to hunt down the happy. Fed by a multi-billion dollar happiness industry intent […]

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#LittleGlass: How do you and your family enjoy your juice? #prizes

A little 150ml glass of juice is a valuable source of vitamins, with great health benefits when enjoyed in moderation. It’s an easy way to get one of your five-a-day. How do you and your family enjoy your juice? At our #LittleGlass Twitter conversation on Tuesday 15 March 2016, we’re talking about how your family […]

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Win a luxury Sandals holiday with affilinet – Sponsored

This is a sponsored post Sandals are the world’s leading all-inclusive holiday company, offering luxury Caribbean holidays for couples. With over 15 resorts worldwide, they provide the ideal holiday packages for romantic getaways, honeymoons and wedding destinations. Sandals are giving 6 publishers the chance to win a place on a trip to one of their […]

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March is time to #SnapHappyBritMums!

Join us in March for #SnapHappyBritMums, our daily photo challenge! Each day we set a theme, and all you need to do is be creative and snap away! Save the image above as a daily reminder to refer to. Everyone is welcome – do join in! Go crazy on your blog, Twitter and  your photo sharing […]

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Tuesday: How do you enjoy football together? #RoaroftheCrowd #prizes

How does your family enjoy football together? Supporting a team is a fun way families bond. For our #RoaroftheCrowd Twitter conversation, we want to know how your families do it. Do you don your jerseys to watch your favourite club? Never miss a match on TV? Do you make big games an event with pizza […]

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Team Honk is back in 2016

Team Honk is back for a fourth year of bringing bloggers together to fundraise for Comic/Sport Relief. In 2013 we bagged Snowdon, in 2014 we relayed from Lands End to John O Groats and in 2015 we danced ourselves silly at Wembley. We’ve raised £80,000 to date, but we know there is lots more to […]

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#HealthilyEverAfter – Join the Twitter conversation! #prizes

How do you inspire healthy living in your family? At our #HealthilyEverAfter Twitter conversation on 11 February 2016, we’re sharing how we get our families active and eating well, with the new Disney Healthy Living site www.disneyhealthyliving.co.uk as inspiration. Come share your stories for a chance to win prizes! When you tweet your tips, comments […]

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#SnapHappyBritMums: Your photo prompts for February

Did you give yourself a new year’s resolution to take more pics? If you enjoy taking part in a little fun then join in #SnapHappyBritMums, our daily photo challenge! Each day we set a theme, and all you need to do is be creative and snap away! Save the image above as a daily reminder to […]

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Happy Family Holiday Breakfasts – win a luxury hamper via HomeAway

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post This week is Breakfast Week and so the most important meal of the day is on my mind. To be truthful, it’s on my mind every day, not just during Breakfast Week, as I can’t function without a filling breakfast inside me! When I was growing up I’d skip […]

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