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Baking Round-up: Father’s Day inspired bakes

Hello and welcome to the BritMums Baking Round-up. I’m Julie from Julie’s Family Kitchen and I’ve taken over the role of Baking Round-up Editor from Kirsty.   For the Baking Round-up this month, I’ve pulled together a fantastic selection of recipes to get you inspired to bake something for Dad this upcoming Father’s Day.    The […]

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Gardening Round-up: Transition from spring to summer

Finally, it looks as if the good weather is here to stay (I hope) and with that, comes an abundance of growing within the garden, still plenty of time to plant your fruit and veg, and you will hopefully start seeing your flowers beginning to bloom. Our vegetable patch is taking shape, although I think […]

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Post-40 Bloggers Round-up: If you read only one post – How are you?

The post I’ve chosen to feature from the post-40 bloggers’ community this month is by Hilary Farrow. It is her response to our writing prompt No. 122 which asked the question: “How are you?” When we tweeted this writing prompt, we added the words: “No, really, how are you?” Hopefully you get, then, we really wanted to […]

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Fitness round-up: Get your beach body ready!

Many of you might be working hard on getting your beach body ready. Isn’t it much easier to get out and work out when the sun is shining? I know we have recently had a few very wet days, but apparently we are going to have a great summer this year, so all your hard […]

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Health Round-up: Focus on chronic illnesses

Hello everyone, and welcome to May’s Health Round-up. This month, our theme is chronic illness.

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Single Parent Round-up : Blogger highlight

Hello, and welcome back to the Single Parent Round-up. I love writing this Round-up and sharing posts from our community but I think it’s hard to get a good feel for the wonderful bloggers I feature and so with permission from Britmums, I have decided that alongside the usual Round-up format that we know and […]

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Happiness Round-up: Celebrating you

What’s that saying again? Oh yes, happy parents = happy children. What do you think? It all sounds terribly simple doesn’t it, but I do believe that there is an element of truth in there. Not enough to solve the ‘no green veggies past these lips’ phase perhaps, but on the whole I’ve noticed that […]

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SEND Round-up: Undiagnosed & fitting in

Hello from me and the SEND Blogger Community! It’s time for May’s SEND Round-up and this month’s starts with a farewell. Steph Curtis, an amazing woman and awesome blogger at Stephs Two Girls, has decided it is time to pass on the Britmums SEND Round-up editor baton. Steph has been writing this round-up for several […]

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Finance Round-up: The pre-election edition

We are now well into the new tax year and since then a General Election has been called! Who knows what the future holds for us after 8th June but keeping our finances in order is a policy we should all have. This month we have advice that we can all use whatever state our […]

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Style Round-up: From spring to summer

In case you didn’t know, I finally had a baby last month! Hooray! It means that I’m now in that awkward in-between stage where my pre-pregnancy clothes don’t yet fit, but my maternity clothes are a bit too big. It’s good excuse to hit the shops and buy myself a whole new set of clothes. Here’s what the […]

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Video Round-up: Show me your favourites!

Welcome back to the Video Round-up. I have something completely different for you this month where I’ve handed over the round-up to yourselves and asked you to share with us one of your favourite vlogs you’ve watched recently. Let’s share the vlog love amongst us! First up was this recommendation by Emily Peacock of Katie […]

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Mums & Tots Round-up: Going away with young children

Who is excited for summer? Me me me!! First sign of sunshine and I throw open the doors, order some play sand and throw the kids out into the garden. Summer means trips to the seaside, picnics in the park and if you are lucky then a holiday, with time to relax and a chance to enjoy […]

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Mums in Business Round-up: Developing a passive income

Can you believe it’s May already? For us parents with children at school it starts to signal that the summer is only just around the corner! For me the easiest way to juggle the children and a business is to take the summer off. I realise this isn’t the best option for everyone but hey […]

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Under 30 Parents Round-up: Defying the odds as a student parent

Hello and welcome back to the U30s Round-Up! Amie and Hannah (your hosts) took a couple of months off to reassess what the U30s community really wanted and needed from this Round-up and we hope you agree we’ve come up with a winning formula.  Each month, we’ll be featuring a different member of the community, […]

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Expat Round-up: An expat returns

So, you’ve settled, and you’ve assimilated as best you can. So, what happens when it’s time to leave? This round-up explores just that with a selection of posts from bloggers who’ve decided it’s time to return home. (Plus, one from a blogger who is staying put). In these Brexit-led times of political upheaval – the […]

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Current Affairs Round-up: Term-time holidays

This month I want to talk about term-time holidays – it’s one that does or will affect every one of us, after all. On April 6th the Supreme Court ruled against Jon Platt – and there was a lot of strong feeling about the result. I’ll be frank, when I initially read about it, I […]

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Allergies Round-up: Heart felt moments & honest words

May already! Time to share some more posts from brilliant BritMums bloggers. I love spending time each month going back over posts I have loved reading, and being able to celebrate the beautiful words and helpful posts that have been shared. This month has been a hard one for my family in terms of allergies, […]

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Newbie Round-up: My top 10

Well hello there gorgeous people! So we’re in May… May! This being the month I turn 40, which I actually can’t believe, I think I’m 27 and I certainly don’t feel like a proper grown-up.   Over the last month, Britmums has set up an amazing Facebook group, which you totally should join. Whether you’re […]

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