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SEND Round-up: Popular places & passionate parenting

Welcome to September’s SEND Round-up.  Some of our kids are heading back to school, some are starting a new one and some are staying at home.   Whichever place works for you and your family is the important thing.  The most popular places are ones that work for us.  Working for us can mean a […]

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Video Round-up: Hacks!

Well, this month seems to have flown by. Hope everyone settled back into some kind of post-summer routine. This month’s theme for the round-up is hacks. Little things, by other people, to help you get through life just that little easier. We only had a few submissions but they are goodies so, although this post is […]

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Meet Mauritius at #BML17!

The Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA) will be at #BML17 to not only showcase the beautiful island and the wide range of family activities and adventures to be had, but to network with the wonderful family blogger community. From its incredibly rich culture and African, Chinese, Indian and French influences, adventure activities for all the family and […]

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Finance Round-up: The cost of home educating

For many of us last week saw us spring into action as our children returned to school for the new term. This was not the case for all parents as a growing number choose to educate their children at home. There are a variety of reasons why parents decide to do this. One reason I […]

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Louise Pentland aka Sprinkle of Glitter at #BML17!

We’re delighted to announce that Louise Pentland of Sprinkle of Glitter is speaking at BritMums Live this year! She joins the panel “The Not-So-Secret Lives of YouTube Mums” with Emma Conway from Brummy Mummy of 2 and Ciara Attwell of My Fussy Eater. Louise started her blog Sprinkle of Glitter in 2009 originally as a […]

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Family Days Out Round-up: A summer of fun!

This summer we didn’t get the gorgeous weather we had all hoped for, struggling with high winds and rain, but it didn’t seem to stop the fun. My family and I did get the chance to jet off to Walt Disney World though which was amazing! I know a lot of people use the days […]

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Introducing the #BML17 Brain Trust

You need help.  We all do.  Blogging and social media move so fast that keeping abreast of changes, managing your blog, being awesomely creative and managing it all is a big challenge. And sometimes what we need most is an expert on our side.  With the #BML17 Brain Trust you don’t just have one expert, […]

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#SnapHappyBritMums Spotlight: September 2017

We have an active community on Instagram called #SnapHappyBritMums and we’d love to see you there! Anyone can join in with the snap happy fun – all you need to do is see which of our monthly photo prompts relate to today’s date and take a photo to reflect that, tagging us in! You do […]

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#BML17: Do you need a redesign?

Why should you redesign your blog? What technical things do you need to look at before starting? How can you do it with the least upheaval to readers? Should a redesign be just about how the site looks or how it works too? We’re pleased to announce that at #BML17 Jo Amos, aka Geek Fairy, will […]

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#BML17: Photography Deep Dive – It’s All About You!

We’re pleased to announce out Photography Deep Dive session with Rachel Riely A hands-on how-to on enhancing your photography skills and finding your style Starting with an informal guide to demystifying your camera, this Photography Deep Dive will look at getting the best out of your equipment, and give you the confidence to take fabulous […]

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#BML17: Meet the WordPress.com Happiness Engineers!

  WordPress.com lets you easily create your own website or blog and write about the things that interest you. They offer beautiful designs, custom domains, powerful analytics, live chat support, and mobile apps for posting on the go. The WordPress.com team of friendly happiness engineers are excited to meet you onsite at #BML17! Stop by […]

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A travel journal: Orlando

From the fast-paced rollercoasters to the dizzy heights of the circus top, Suzanne Baum and her family led the high-life on a recent visit to Florida.  It proved to be the perfect family holiday; even if she failed to stay up to speed on everything the theme parks had to offer! Note: This visit place […]

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Food Round-up: Autumn preserves

Can you believe that we’re in September and the kids have all gone back to school? It’s the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness. The leaves are turning, the nights are drawing in and the hedgerows are laden with berries. This is the time of the year where my thoughts turn to preserving. The combinations […]

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#BML17: Come meet Costa Barcelona! #bcnmuchmore

  Discover the delights of Costa Barcelona while enjoying food and wine experiences at #BML17! Join the Costa Barcelona team at #BML17 and discover that Barcelona is much more! Costa Barcelona welcomes you to their stand to discover its 100 kilometres of coastline, facilities for families and children, charming towns and cities, like Malgrat de […]

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#BML17: #MakeLifeBetter with La Roche-Posay

La Roche-Posay – proud official skincare sponsor for #BLM17! Healthy, beautiful skin is something we want for ourselves as well as our babies and children. Join La Roche-Posay at #BML17 to get a personal consultation to improve your skin, learn about looking after sensitive skin and try products to see what really works. La Roche-Posay […]

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Dads Round-up: Summer holidays & back to school

The summer holidays are over and for those of us with school-age children it’s time to send them through the gates to start another academic year. How have my fellow dads whiled away those long summer days and kept the kids entertained? And how do they feel about the new school year? Let’s find out. […]

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Pinterest Round-up: A helping hand

Welcome back to the Pinterest round-up.  This month we will be looking at scheduling tools and also looking at some back-to-school themed pins. Tailwind vs BoardBooster One of the things I have found with Pinterest is it can be very time-consuming.  Over the last few months I have used both Tailwind and BoardBooster to help […]

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Expat Round-up: Commuter life as an expat

Although I left my home country Trinidad in my late twenties, I never learnt how to drive. By the time baby number two arrived Hubby wanted me to learn how, for the convenience of the kids and I. Well, I’ve been taking lessons for longer than I’m willing to admit and failed my practical three […]

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