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Top 20 Eco Father’s Day Gift Guide

With Father’s Day just around the corner, our BritMums Eco correspondent, Ali Clifford, picks her Top 20 gifts that Dad REALLY wants – from 85p to £595! Have a look: 1) Po-zu Shoes – Brisk Sneakers – £95 These shoes are stylish, comfy and eco-friendly. What’s more they are currently offering BritMums readers a rather nice 15% […]

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Craft Round-up: Make Your Own Father’s Day Gifts

Well  hello there! It has been a while since we last brought you a crafty round up! I must apologise…. Where does time go? I guess it just flies away and we are forever clawing in back. Anyway, I digress. Father’s Day is around the corner and giving to “father”, let along CRAFTING for father […]

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Me and my Guide Dog documentary

ITV’s popular documentary Me and My Guide Dog brings heart-melting footage of guide dogs, devoted pups and tales of those working hand-in-paw to provide mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people in two episodes on 9th and 16th June. Hetal Bapodra, aged 29 tells BritMums why she was so proud to take part. When I […]

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The day I was invited to a Buckingham Palace garden party

I never imagined the first time I met a member of the Royal Family, that my grey roots would be quite so prominent. I had planned to have them covered in a colour that vaguely matched their ends, but time ran away from me and I naively thought a hair fascinator would disguise the worst […]

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V is for Vegan: Guest post by MsMarmiteLover

Kerstin Rodgers, aka MsMarmiteLover, has been very busy the past couple of years. She is winner of best online food writer, Fortnum & Mason Awards 2014 and guild of Food Writers Food Blog of the Year Winner 2013. Known for her successful Supper Clubs fame, she has been adding more strings to her bows. She […]

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How To Become A Mumpreneur – by Annabel Karmel

Annabel Karmel is one of the most successful mumpreneurs around. The mum-of-three has written 39 books, created supermarket food ranges and has an array of weaning equipment. I interviewed Annabel at The Baby Show in Birmingham surrounding her latest book Mumpreneur – The Complete Guide to Starting and Running a Successful Business. The book is for mum […]

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My Best Post of The Week >> Add Yours!

Roll up, roll up it’s the most exciting week of the year here at BritMums as we head towards the event of the year on anybody’s blogging calendar.  In a few days time some of us will be attending and undoubtedly enjoying the unfailingly brilliant BritMums Live conference. Whoop! Whoop!  (I really am making that […]

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#SuperSavvyMe Twitter party: Tips to throwing a great summer party

There’s nothing quite like the British summer, and nothing better than celebrating it than a summer party. Whether it’s a big festive shindig or an intimate family get-together, a summer party is a great opportunity to prepare tasty food, decorate the house and have fun with friends and family. Our #SuperSavvyMe Twitter party is the […]

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Snapshot Round-up: Making the most of half-term

There’s an infectious vibe surrounding the half-term period. It’s wonderful to see the BritMums community really make the most of it whether having fun here or venturing overseas.  Kicking off this month’s crop of photographic gorgeousness is The Boy And Me with this gem taken at Oxwich Bay. They absolutely picked the perfect day for a barbeque and sandcastles.  Also beach bound […]

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Politics Round-up; Post Election

There is a bit of a political lull at the moment, post election come down or calm down whichever way you look at it. We had the Queen’s Speech so have an idea of what the next year looks like politically, but I think most of us are more concerned with the forthcoming budget speech. […]

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#BritainsBrightestStreet – Could it be your street?

SunEdison are the world’s largest renewable energy development company and they are on the hunt for #BritainsBrightestStreet. They are looking for 5 – 20 households on the same street that want to save money whilst benefitting from solar energy. BritMums, in a project sponsored by SunEdison, asked a group of handpicked bloggers to share why they thought […]

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Bumps and Babies Round-Up: Love After Baby

How easy is it to keep the spark alive in your relationship once a baby arrives? I will, quite coyly, admit my husband and I have been sleeping in separate bedrooms since the birth of our daughter last year. Our arrangement wasn’t supposed to last for ten months. The idea started so my husband could get […]

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45 kids meals ideas to mix up your menu

How do you inject a little variety into your family meals? At our #MixUpYourMenu Twitter party, mums shared their clever tips, tricks and tasty family meals. We were especially inspired with the ideas using Birds Eye mealtime favourites fish fingers, peas, chicken chargrills, burgers and new wholegrain fish fingers! The party was sponsored by Birds […]

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Adoption and Fostering Round up

Welcome to the Adoption and Fostering round up. We are always happy to share some of the best posts we read each month from #WASO and beyond. So let’s get started. My first post is from Travels with my Son who shares a familiar story of well worn school wear. I know that I too […]

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