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Video Round-up for April & May

I hope you’ve all been getting your camcorders and smartphones out to record plenty of video! Whatever you like to shoot, if it’s suitable for a family audience then don’t forget to send your submissions to me each month to be included in this round-up of all things video! Since the last video round-up Twitter […]

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February Video Round-up: We’re tearing up the rule book!

Last month I declared 2015 as the ‘Year of the Vlog’ and BritMums bloggers didn’t disappoint! This month you have sent in some fab posts containing video, and lots of them! You can see what you have all been up to below. However before we get there, there is an announcement. I have been speaking […]

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Travel Round-up: Backyard blogging

At BritMums Live in 2013 I was a member of the travel panel with Kelly Lees from Gogobot. She inspired many in the room by saying that bloggers are a great online resource when we write about where we live. If people are searching for recommendations of where to eat, stay or visit in a particular location, […]

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January Video Round-up: New year, new goals!

Happy New Year guys! I’m declaring 2015 as the ‘Year of the Vlog’! Are you with me? I think it’d be fun to have an ongoing project within this round-up, to help and encourage people who would love to give vlogging a go but are a bit nervous or don’t know where to start. So […]

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Travel Round-up: Collaborative travel blogging

Early in 2013 a small group of BritMums travel bloggers gathered together in a London hotel to discuss family travel blogging. Joining us were Steve Keenan and Mark Frary, two experienced travel journalists who run an online consultancy, Travel Perspective. Some weeks later members of the group travelled with their children to Costa Brava on […]

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November’s Video Round-up: What have you been up to?

Welcome to the November round-up of video bloggers. Can you believe we are nearly at the end of the year? You’ve been a busy lot since the kids went back to school. Here is what you have got up to! Kara from Chelsea Mamma went to a princess ball with her children and their friend! […]

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The October Video Round-up: The one with no theme!

October’s theme is… there is no theme. I asked you to send me what you are proud of….. My proud moment this month came when I was asked by Whittard of Chelsea to provide some tips on time management for a campaign they were running to encourage people to let their tea brew properly. A […]

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Travel round-up: A time for contemplation

Collating this round-up each month is always enjoyable. I read about amazing places you’ve visited and good food you’ve eaten. I share your adventures and dream about sandy beaches and swish hotel rooms. But travel can often be a time of contemplation. We may visit a destination where we are faced with a country’s history […]

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Holidays: The September Video Round-up

So how was your summer? I don’t know about you but I really found summer 2014 very relaxing. It was probably my easiest summer with the kids so far (mine are 11 and 7), so rather than feeling harassed at having to schedule plenty of playdates and the stress of ‘finding’ things to keep them […]

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Travel Round-up: top tips & more summer holidays

This monthly travel round-up hopefully provides you with lots of inspiration for future holidays or days out. Last month was a bumper crop: plenty of destinations to choose from. This month is no different but I’d like to start with some posts which are a little more generic, covering travel issues rather than specific places. […]

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Travel Round-up: The foodie edition

It’s always intriguing to know why we travel, what sparks the decision to explore different countries and cultures. Marian, who writes at Travel Shop Girl, explains in her post, The Origins of My Love for Travel, how her desire to experience new places originated from her love of cooking. A set of old Betty Crocker cookery […]

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A Bumper Video Round-up for May

More and more of you are sending in your blog posts containing video for this monthly round-up so thank you all for participating. It is great to see so much enthusiasm and vlogging talent out there across a range of subjects. Keep on sending me your submissions so this round-up can grow. I would love […]

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Travel Round-up: Around the world in 20 blogs

Phileas Fogg managed it in 80 days. I’m hoping we can get round the world a little quicker than that, thanks to the suggestions below. UK Some free time in London – A Guiding Life The Beaufort, Knightsbridge: a true boutique hotel – Mum’s Gone To… An amazing time at clueQuest – Family Travel Times Wales: Going down […]

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The Mother of All Video Round-ups!

This is quite literally the ‘Mother’ of all video round-ups! Not only have we had the most video submissions this month since I started writing these updates, but our theme for March is Mother, Mum, Mummy, Mama, Mom, Mam, whatever your word for it- this one’s about us. Mother’s Day in the UK comes at […]

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Video Round-up: Don’t you just love It?!

Lalalala love! If you cannot guess, it is the month of love and so this BritMums Video Round-up post is all about the lovely stuff! This month I was busy in the vlogosphere, making a few videos but I did two around the theme of love.  In this post on JuggleMum, I show you the […]

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Travel Round-up: Summer hols

A couple of times a year, instead of choosing half a dozen travel posts to highlight, I throw the round-up open to everyone and compile a list of blog posts you would like me to mention. It’s a great way for readers to find lots of suggestions for day trips in the UK to far-flung […]

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Travel Round-up: Travel bloggers at BritMums Live

Have we all recovered from BritMums Live? Returned to our blogs with renewed vigour? From a personal point of view I was delighted to be part of the panel discussing travel blogging. I was joined on the sofa by Steve Keenan from Travel Perspective, Kelly Lees from Gogobot and Kirstie Pelling from The Family Adventure […]

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Announcing the Brilliance in Blogging 2013 winners!

A word of praise must be mentioned to everyone who was shortlisted in the 2013 Brilliance in Blogging awards A round of applause must go to the six who made the Finalist stage voted by their readers and their blogging peers, they are the shining blogs of 2013. And a massive congratulations must be shouted […]

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