Children have strong and creative imaginations, something we want to nurture and encourage — but how to do that? BritMums held the #PlaytheHero Hangout On Air with psychologist Chireal Shallow and 7 parent bloggers and we got slew of tips, advice and inspiration. The hangout was sponsored by Philips Lighting and celebrates the launch […]
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Children have amazing imaginations. So how as parents do we encourage them to use it to become more independent and creative? With summer holidays nearly here, how do we encourage them in creative play rather than tablet computer hypnosis? We’re thrilled to announce our #PlaytheHero Hangout on Tuesday 8 July at 12:00 with psychologist, author […]
If you ask your readers to sign up to a newsletter, you have an email list that can be a powerful tool for your blog. Corey Taratuta, the creator of the popular travel blog and podcast IrishFireside.com, shares his tips for making the most of your email list. His tips include: Use your email list […]
Eggs are an ideal ingredient for tasty, healthy family meals in minutes. Come to our #ShortcutEggsperts Google+ Hangout to discover some great new recipes, from top foodie bloggers. Our #ShortcutEggsperts Hangout takes place Thursday 20 March 11:00 – 11:30 featuring special guest award-winning food blogger and cookbook author MsMarmiteLover. Several #ShortcutEggsperts blogger ambassadors will also […]
Getting your children off to sleep and helping them stay that way can be a struggle. BritMums hung out with sleep expert and psychologist Chireal Shallow of the Baby Sleep Clinic to get answers. We were joined by popular parent bloggers who had tips and questions from their experiences with sleep issues. They are Claire […]
Some people hate it, some people love it, but most dads know that when it comes to Valentine’s Day and giving gifts to the mother of their children, they need to have a plan. We hung out with John Arnold from LoveAllDads.co.uk and Darren Coleshill from OneDad3Girls to find out their advice on great romantic […]
Nigel Camp a video expert and author of blog The Video Effect returns to BritMums to share his expertise on how and where to position your laptop or tablet for an effective webcast Create an effective webcast with these positioning tips With a growing number of laptop and tablet devices capable of capturing video, chances […]
Parenthood brings with it its fair share of sleep-deprived nights, especially as we try to settle our children and allay their fears. Being in the dark alone, children can find their rooms scary, and their imagination can be a source of fear. We’re thrilled to announce our #NotSoScary Hangout on Thursday 13 February with psychologist, […]
St Valentine’s is the day of lovers celebrated around the world with gifts of confectionery, poems and flowers but why buy a card or gift when you can make something with your own fair hands? Start getting ready and get inspired with our BritMums Google hangout featuring Maggy Woodley from Red Ted Art. Maggy will […]
Preparing the perfect roast turkey and Christmas dinner is a challenge even for avid cooks. To get answers, BritMums hung out with Marco Pierre White to quiz him about our most pressing issues. The hangout was sponsored by Lean on Turkey, where you can get tips and inspiration for cooking with fresh turkey, including recipes […]
Get ahead on your Christmas wrapping and create fun, inspired and beautiful presents, from kids crafts to modern minimalism, with strategies and ideas from these fabulous BritMums bloggers (be sure to circle them on G+ to keep up with all their ideas!): Helen Neale of Kiddy Charts gives tips on managing your wrapping before and […]
Whether you’re writing the next War and Peace or your next blog post, writer’s block can strike. We gathered together a novelist, two prolific bloggers working on larger projects and and a blogger/time management expert to discover how to break through writer’s block on a G+ hangout. BritMums cofounder Jennifer Howze speaks to Novelist Amanda […]
Marco Pierre White hung out again with BritMums and several bloggers from the network, talking about summer turkey recipes. We came away with: Ideas for marinades Picnic and lunchbox bites Barbecue tips Tempting recipes for kids Joining us were the lovely and talented Mari from Mari’s World, Mary Key from Keynko, Otilia from Romanian Mum […]
We’re thrilled to announce that we are going to be hanging out with world renowned chef Marco Pierre White again. This time we’re talking about tasty summer turkey recipes – think stir frys, burgers, BBQs, salads and pasta dishes! Turkey is perfect for the summer as it’s tasty, versatile, easy to cook and affordable. It’s […]
You hear a lot about agents in the book publishing process, but what exactly do they do and do you need one? We hung out with Amanda Preston, of LBA Literary Agency, who gave us the run-down on how agents help writers, when in your writing process you should approach one, and what publishers are […]
Be honest. Was one of your New Year resolutions to get healthy? And now we’re one month into 2013 how are you doing? Have your good intentions slipped? Don’t worry, it’s one of the most common traits and we spent 10 minutes today hanging out with Wendy Powell from MuTu System and Becky Goddard […]
Another great Google+ hangout tackling the diverse opinions for New Year’s Resolutions, we love them and we hate them at the same time. Cherry Healey joins us along with Helen Neale from Kiddy Charts, our working parent round-up editor, Josephine Middleton from Single Slummy Mummy and Mari from Mari’s World our BritMums editor. Where do […]
Many of us make New Year’s resolutions and often for women, resolutions have a familiar ring: lose weight, spend more time with the children, make ourselves better. But are there more modern resolutions we should focus on? We’re talking about The New New Year’s Resolutions at 10am on Tuesday 8 January with Cherry Healey. Watch […]
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