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BritMums Round-up: Breastfeeding toddlers

Welcome to BritMums’ 8th round-up of insightful breastfeeding blogs. I have no doubt that you’ll enjoy reading these blogs, especially if you’re breastfeeding or ‘planning’ to breastfeed a toddler, during pregnancy, or tandem nurse. After struggling so hard to make breastfeeding work, I especially find it surprising when different people ask when I plan to […]

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Video Round-up: Holidays, back to school & how NOT to vlog!

Hi! I’m super thrilled to become part of the team of Britmums Round-Up Editors. Thank you so much for having me and to Lisa for letting me jump straight in and join her! I’m new to vlogging but have surprised myself with how much I’m enjoying it – heaps of enthusiasm at the moment and […]

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Pets Round-up: Summer holidays

Well it’s been a busy time over the summer for our pet-friends – so much so that I had to miss August’s post, sorry about that! Kate over at Family Fever is looking at dog-friendly holidays and what to look for to choose the perfect one. But it’s not always possible to take your pooch […]

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Family Days Out Round-up: A summer of fun

Hello and a warm welcome back to the Family Days Out Round-Up. Apologies if you missed us in August but I had so few submissions to the round-up that I thought it would be best to wait until we had all gathered our thoughts, got the kids back to school and breathed a sigh of […]

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Finance Round-up: Back to normal

Since the kids have gone back to school I’ve heard the phrase ‘back to normal’ many times. It seems the six weeks holidays throws everyone. Schedules go out of the window and money slips through our fingers like melting ice cream. So now is the time to get back on track as – dare I […]

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Reviews Round-up: Back to school

Well! Where did the summer holiday go – they seemed to fly by! Most of you will be well back into the swing of school runs by now, but if your children are anything like mine it really won’t be long until they need something replacing – be that a school bag, a jumper or a […]

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Newbie Round-up: Looking back & moving forward

How are we all? Did you have a wonderful summer holiday? We had such fun, but the return to routine has been welcomed by all in our house. So with summer behind us (nearly), we start to look forward to autumn and Christmas! Too early to mention Christmas?!  O.k, well before we start thinking about […]

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Foodie Round-up: Back to school

Anyone with school age children will by now have waved their little ones (or not so little ones) off to school and be back in the swing of the school runs once more. If you are anything like me, you may be caught out by how exhausting those first few weeks getting back in the […]

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Party Inspiration Round-up: Birthdays galore!

The school holidays have come to an end and I’m quite tearful and feeling nostalgic! All our little tea parties, picnics and birthday celebrations at the beach are over and it’s back to the old routine. We celebrated what turned out to be a very soggy 2nd birthday for our own little Hero with a […]

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Mums in Business Round-up: Getting your small business back on track

It doesn’t seem like 5 minutes ago that I was sat here writing “Delegating Over the Summer Holiday” Round-up! Where did the summer go! Last year I found the first half term really difficult to get back into work mode, I pretty much procrastinated like a pro. Don’t be like me though follow these top […]

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Under 30 Parents Round-up: A slice of life

This month, rather than sharing the best writing the Under 30 community has to offer, I thought we’d take a look at their lives through the lens.  It was incredibly hard to choose who to feature this month. The calibre of Instagram feeds out there is, quite frankly, insane, and clearly this is a hugely popular […]

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Poetry & Prose Round-up: The summer of love

So, where did that go then?! No sooner do we settle in for the summer holidays than September knocks on our door and the kids are all off back to school. I don’t know about you, but I was glad to take it fairly easy on the blogging front over August and only wrote one […]

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Instagram Round-up: All change with stories & pinch to zoom!

Hey everyone! I’ve been having a bit of a break over the summer and now back with the September Instagram round-up. There has been so many changes lately, most excitingly (or not depending on which camp you’re in) is the new addition of Instagram stories. Do you like them, hate them, is it just too […]

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Environment Round-up: Zero Waste Week

Zero Waste Week raises awareness about reducing the waste that goes to landfill and started on 5th September. All you need to do is visit the Zero Waste Week website and make a pledge, just like Zoe at Eco Thrifty Living who has pledged to create a use it up meal plan. And if you’re looking for […]

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LOL Round-up: Back to school

Congratulations!  You have survived the summer holidays.  You made it through the rainy days, the failed crafts, the water fights, the ice creams for breakfast, the late nights and the “I’m bored”s.   Some of us are cracking open the Prosecco and doing a happy dance in the kitchen that our little darlings are going […]

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Travel Round-up: Summer 2016

Compiling the travel round-up at the end of the summer is always a joy. I love to read about your trips within the UK and beyond: the lazy days at the seaside, city breaks, fun and exploration. If you want to find out where BritMums families have been this summer, or are seeking inspiration for […]

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