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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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Introducing the BritMums Live Butterflies 2014

Hello everybody, I’m Anya Harris and I write at Older Single Mum.  I’m Head Butterfly at BritMums Live this year and, having worked as part of the team at the last conference, I’m aware of how much difference we make to newbies as well as old hands and am proud to be involved. It’s easy to […]

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Travel expert Simon Calder at BritMums Live

Once again we’re delighted to have a talent-filled session on Travel blogging at BritMums Live, featuring speakers who are in the middle of the cool stuff going on right now in travel. (If you want to be a travel blogger/writer whom people love and destinations love even more, this is a session you won’t want […]

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Special needs round-up: Looking back, forward and now

I know, I know, it’s January! Christmas was wonderful yet challenging and exhausting, we’re all paying for it all in more ways than one. It’s tricky to get our children outside because it just won’t stop raining, the school runs are still dark and I for one haven’t got the energy to build an ark […]

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Special Needs Round-up: New term newsletter

Welcome back to the Special Needs Round-up for our new collection of must-read posts and news of what’s been happening over the summer break. I hope you all survived the school holidays with your sanity in tact and that your children found activities on offer that were suitable for their needs. The long break can […]

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Delicious food blogging: BritMums Live session

The Brit Mums 2013 Food Blogging Session took place directly after lunch (quite appropriately), and was chaired by the inimitable Kerstin Rodgers of Ms Marmite Lover.  Kerstin was joined by the font of all wine knowledge Helen McGinn of Knackered Mother’s Wine Club,  the incredibly creative Jeanne Horack Druiff from Cook Sister, and Emma Raphael […]

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Special Needs Round-up: Whistle stop tour of the month

I can always judge the manic pace of a month by how jolly quickly my Britmums special needs round-up seems to whizz around. I mean, surely I only wrote the last one last week, didn’t I? It can’t possibly be the third weekend in this month already can it?! This month really has been jam-packed with […]

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BritMums Live – Accounting session overview

It feels like an eternity since the amazing weekend that was at BritMums Live and to help keep the magic alive for a little longer I thought I’d write up an overview of the Blogging Foundations: Accounting session that I attended on the Saturday. I have to be honest, the part I was most looking […]

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Poetry and Prose: dreams and Haiku

So that was the month of June, BritMums Live over all too soon, Welcome now to July, Pull up a chair and I’ll tell you why, There’s a great new round up you see, Of original Prose and Poetry, Next month it’s co-ed All At Sea, But this month you have to put up with […]

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BritMums Live: Being a newbie at BritMums Live ’12.

Going to the BritMums Live conference last year changed everything for me.  It solidified my blogging.  I met people I had no idea existed, who wrote blogs I’d never heard of and with whom I have since become friends who I meet in ‘real life.’ In the beginning, there is a myth that there is […]

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Books and book signings at BritMums Live

The worlds of blogging and books is intertwined, no place moreso than at BritMums Live. We’ll have the Waterstones onsite bookshop with titles from your favourite BritMums speakers as well as signings by Kirstie Allsopp and Katie Piper and speakers like Red Ted Art, Knackered Mother’s Wine Club, Clare Mulley, Cherry Menlove, MsMarmiteLover and many […]

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