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BritMums Live 2015: Saturday keynote with Carol Smillie

We are so excited to announce the BritMums Live 2015 Friday keynote: Carol Smillie! Carol will join us on Saturday 20th June talking about her endeavour DiaryDoll, with tennis star Annabel Croft. Her theme will be Ready for Anything — how we can all embrace the idea of being ready for anything, and how we celebrate […]

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Insta-walk at BritMums Live 2015

  Love Instagram and photography? How about joining a casual Insta-walk before BritMums Live? This will be a social and casual meet up, a great way to meet a few people and break the ice before the conference. Don’t worry about whether you’re a big Instagram buff or not. It won’t be anything serious — […]

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Dad blogger round up – dads at BritMums Live

I’m going to take a slightly different approach to this month’s dad blogger round up. You see BritMums Live is almost upon us and each year a tiny percentage of attendees has X Y chromosomes. I thought I’d introduce you to the dads I know will be in attendance. Firstly though, why do dads go […]

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10 Reasons to Attend BritMums Live by Honest Mum

Taken at BritMums Live 2014 with Mirka of All Baby Advice & Fitness 4 Mamas I love, love, love BritMums Live, I’ve written about it ever since I started blogging back in 2010, because it has, and always will have, a very special place in my heart. You see I was a finalist in the […]

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Announcing the 2015 BiBs shortlist! #BiBs2015

We’re delighted to announce this year’s crop of shortlisted Brilliance in Blogging bloggers and social influencers. “Brilliance” means so many things. In your nominations you told us what it meant to you: super-engaged bloggers always ready with an encouraging word and advice, gorgeous sites, recipes that inspire us, commentary that gets us involved. Congratulations to […]

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BritMums Live Keynote: Deliciously Ella

We’ve got big news about BritMums Live. We’re thrilled to announce Friday conference keynote Ella Woodward, aka Deliciously Ella! Ella is one of the UK’s most popular bloggers and is all about embracing healthy living. She started her journey into healthy eating to heal a chronic illness and has since created the deliciouslyella.com site, written a cookbook and […]

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BritMums Book Club: Review Cesca Major’s “The Silent Hours”

Would you like to review Cesca Major’s debut novel, The Silent Hours? The story of a mute woman in 1952 looked after by nuns in southwest France has been described by author Wendy Wallace as: “Absorbing and – ultimately – horrifying. A gripping, fictional account of a real event in war-time France, told with a […]

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BritMums Live 2015: How successful bloggers do it

This year at BritMums Live, we’re introducing a new type of session, one that allows us to get up close and personal with some of the bloggers who are grabbing headlines, hitting the airwaves and otherwise catching our eye. BritMums in conversation with… “BritMums in conversation with…” is a chat with 3 bloggers who are […]

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Is this the year you stop hating your looks?

Is this the year you stop hating the way you look? Practically every woman I know hates something about the way she looks, if not harbouring a general meh feeling about her overall looks. Instead of it being a little feeling, like, “I wish my hair were thicker/my waist thinner/my thighs firmer but I’ve got […]

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BritMums Live 2015: Friday Book Club Session

Imagine you have a book club with the hottest new novelists. What would you ask? Join our Friday Book Club session from 4.45 – 5.15 on 19th June 2015 at BritMums Live with authors Amanda Jennings, Cesca Major and Abbie Ross. It will be like a real book club — friendly, inviting, cosy — with the […]

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Dad Round-up: Hear it for the boys

Hello and welcome to my first-ever BritMums dad blogger round-up. I’ve been given the daunting task of taking over from the amazing Spencer, who has moved on to other things (I’ll come on to what Spen’s doing shortly). It’s been quite a month for us dad bloggers. Four of the better known chaps, working collectively […]

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My Best Post of The Week >> Add yours!

  What a whirlwind of a brilliant time I just had. Admittedly it’s taken me all week to scramble back to some kind of ‘normality’ but I’m closing the gap people, closing the gap. BritMums Live, tickets are already on sale for next year and I still haven’t fully digested this one. I think my […]

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BritMums Live: Tips for creating great videos

Every year video becomes more important and a more essential part of every blogger’s toolbag. This year at BritMums, our resident video expert  — the extremely affable Nigel Camp of The Video Effect  — gave a two-part session about shooting and editing video, incorporating elements of storytelling. Check out his presentation and also click through […]

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Brilliance in Blogging 2014 winners!

What an amazing year for the BiBs! Thousands of votes were cast in March and April for each of the 16 categories. Everyone shortlisted in the 2014 Brilliance in Blogging awards was noted for their innovative and highly engaging blogging and social media by their readers and peers. The shortlists of 16 bloggers in each category were then […]

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My Best Post of The Week >> Add yours

Hello, hello again….WHO is as excited as me? I bet none of you are because I can’t sit still for two minutes without a BritMums Live thought popping into my head. Wowzers guys, are you ready for the best blogging event of the year? Have you decided what to wear? Have you arranged to meet […]

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BritMums Live: Literary Speed Dating is back!

One of the most hotly anticipated parts of BritMums Live is the Literary Speed Dating. We’re delighted to feature the literary agents Luigi Bonomi Associates again — they will be listening to your book ideas and pitches and giving you one-to-one feedback. The folks at LBA are friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic about hearing your projects. […]

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The BritMums Live 2014 Blogger’s Keynote

BritMums Live is all about you, the awesome, fabulous, amazing blogger! That’s why we round off the event with the Bloggers’ Keynote: posts that we think really show off this wonderfully eclectic, supportive and creative community. We literally had hundreds of nominations this year, and we wish we could have picked every single one of them. […]

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Video: Meet the Butterflies before BritMums Live

BritMums Live is a friendly event but there are a group of bloggers who who make it that bit more friendly and welcoming. They banish the butterflies and help newbies and returning attendees feel at home. Now they’ve created a video so you can get to know them better. Why not make a video response […]

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