Advice for divorced parents taking their children on holiday this summer

Did you know that divorced or separated parents need permission from the other partner to take their children abroad? A little-known UK law means it’s a legal requirement for divorced or separated parents to get written permission from their estranged partner if they wish to take children overseas. Failure to do so could cause holiday-wrecking…

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The hardest things about being a parent

It’s widely acknowledged that parenting isn’t easy and children don’t come with a manual! Some of the challenges of being a parent are minor irritations, some are major hurdles but whatever life throws at us, we get on and work through it – our families rely on us. In this post our anonymous writer shares…

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#McDonaldsFootballFun Twitter chat: Introducing your children to football with free Fun Football sessions from McDonald’s  #ad

Football is one of those games that you can play anywhere: at home, in the garden or in the park and playground. Now for kids who don’t play, getting into the game and gaining confidence is easier than ever with FREE Fun Football sessions from McDonald’s and the Football Association. The sessions are about getting…

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7 techniques that make your posts stand out

You probably would have started your blog because there was something you wanted to express in writing. And the best place to do this was online.  However, you will soon have become aware of the rude truth – there are over a billion blogs out there!  That’s a heck of a lot of competition! So…

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Your ultimate guide to family camping

Welcome back to the BritMums Outdoor Adventure round-up. This month we’re talking all things camping. With kids of course! I’ve had a writing break due to moving house but now Spring is in full flow and the sun is warming by the day. Despite last week’s chilly setback, outdoor adventures are beckoning. We’ve eaten outdoors…

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Want to write or vlog, for BritMums?

We love conversation amongst our BritMums members and that includes guest post suggestions for the BritMums blog. What kind of posts do we accept? We welcome useful, interesting, well-written, and relevant topics. Have a look at our blog to see what we’ve included previously. And remember: guest posts aren’t restricted to text-only – we feature…

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