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Tips for festive glamour with Boots Natural Collection #Ad

BritMums has been working with Boots in a paid relationship, showcasing their Natural Collection makeup, the simple, affordable and easy-to-use line. From mum to glam Most of us can identify with the challenge of getting ready for a night out at break neck speed. Gone are the taking our time over creating a painstaking and […]

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Top tips for a bedtime routine and protecting against nappy rash #ad

Michelle McCann is a semi professional juggler of life. Mum, Wife, Friend. Chatterbox and social media type. She’s also a blogger and the BritMums Style round-up editor. Bepanthen asked her to try their nappy care ointment and to give her bedtime tips. In this sponsored post, hear what Michelle has to say … Now that we are weaning our little […]

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Baby Loss Awareness Week: A round-up of blog posts

9th-15th October 2016 marks Baby Loss Awareness Week in the UK and bloggers across the BritMums network have been doing what they do best and using their digital platforms to share stories of support, survival and the ongoing struggles that come with miscarriage and baby loss to let others know that they are not alone […]

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Learning about how to ensure our elderly loved ones eat healthily

More than 3 million people in the UK are affected by malnutrition, which can lead to muscle loss, less mobility, slower healing, and longer and more frequent hospital stays. BritMums and a small group of bloggers involved in caring for a loved one attended an Abbott information event and also had the experience of what […]

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Caring: Tips to beat malnutrition in older age

The issue of nutrition is a big issue as those we care about get older. It’s more than about simply eating right. More than 3 million people in the UK are affected by malnutrition, which can lead to muscle loss, less mobility, slower healing, and longer and more frequent hospital stays. Nutrition has real effects for […]

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Carers Club: The one-stop shop for unpaid carers

Wouldn’t it be great if there was a club for carers – that too-often invisible army of people who look after others in the community? Our social media editor Kate Davis-Holmes recently joined Virgin Care to work on content for their Carers Club. In this guest post, she tells us about the support Carers Club […]

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#OneYou: How to make positive healthy changes #ad

It’s the little things that count; at least that’s the philosophy behind Public Health England’s #OneYou campaign, which is all about making small changes now for a healthier future. Whether it’s drinking less, moving more, quitting smoking or eating better, #OneYou is encouraging folks to reassess their lifestyles and making changes that make us feel good. […]

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Meditation for busy parents

Catherine Bicknell is a yoga teacher and blogger at www.mummieslittlebuddha.com sharing her meditation tips for busy parents. Over to Catherine… “Meditation”, I hear you shouting! “When on earth do I have time for that? I have far too much to do! Why would I waste my precious time sitting with my legs crossed, I’d rather […]

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Exercise tips for new mothers

When you’re pregnant or have just had a baby, one of the things that many mums want to know is how to get back into shape. What is safe to do and how can we do it? BritMums co-founder Jennifer Howze and BritMums blog editor Nadine Hill talked to fitness expert Shakira Akabusi about her top 5 exercise tips […]

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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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#HealthilyEverAfter: How to encourage outside play

Taking their cue from Disney’s #HealthilyEverAfter campaign, in a sponsored project BritMum’s bloggers thought about the ways in which they can use their children’s favourite characters to encourage them to get out no matter what the weather. While You Baby, Me Mummy’s Aby was organised enough to arrange for her daughter to go riding inspired […]

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How your family can get fit together #HealthilyEverAfter

We talk about how we can motivate our kids to get active, but how do our children get us moving and healthy? In a sponsored programme with Disney, BritMums bloggers explore how families can get fitter and more active using Disney characters for inspiration. Disney recently launched its DisneyHealthyLiving.co.uk website, supporting families making healthy choices. BritMums has […]

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Locating my inner motivation

This is a sponsored post. Nadine Hill, blogger at JuggleMum and BritMums’ Blog Editor talks about the ‘afters’ of exercise! I’ve completed two whole months of being a Nuffield member and I have thrown myself into this gym lark with gusto! Not only have I done things I’ve never done before (kettlebells for one… they […]

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No Smoking Day 2016

The British Heart Foundation (BHF) wants to inspire parents to quit smoking by highlighting the support that is available. In the run-up to No Smoking Day 2016 on Wednesday March 9, they want you to know that you’re not alone on this journey and also want to help you understand the dangerous effects of secondhand […]

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StrongLikeMum: A guide to postpartum fitness

Shakira Akabusi is a blogger and fitness expert who has devised creative at-home workouts for mums and babies. Here, she shares her guide to fitness for new mums. Over to Shakira… Parenthood undoubtably means changes for both mother and father. However for women there is not only a dramatic lifestyle shift but also physical changes […]

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Healthy Living: How to get kids to eat their 5-a-day

Disney recently launched its DisneyHealthyLiving.co.uk website, supporting families making healthy choices. BritMums has been promoting its #HealthilyEverAfter campaign, along with key bloggers, as part of a sponsored project. Here, we share their stories, tips and advice (all opinions are those of the participating bloggers). Five-a-day of fruit and vegetables? As a parent, sometimes that can […]

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31 ways to inspire healthy family living with Disney

How do you inspire healthy living in your family? At our #HealthilyEverAfter Twitter conversation mums and dads shared how you get your families active and eating well, with the new Disney Healthy Living site as inspiration. This Twitter conversation and prize draw was sponsored by Disney, which is inspiring life-long healthier behaviours in families through […]

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Variety is the spice of exercise

This is a sponsored post. Nadine Hill, blogger at JuggleMum and BritMums’ Blog Editor, talks about keeping exercise fresh. I’m 4 weeks into my membership at Nuffield Health in Wakefield and I have to say it has flown by! I’ve been trying out Nuffield Health as part of a campaign between Nuffield Health and BritMums […]

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