Instagram Round-up: Making the most of your account & photos

This month for me it has been about getting to grips with Instagram as a social media platform in its own right. After the announcement, a few weeks back about Facebook Pages being affected by the new algorithms and that business pages and posts to be seen far less than ever before, many of us […]

Share Button
Read full story

SEND Round-up: Showing love & support

Welcome to the Britmums February SEND Round-up. I’m hoping you are feeling better than I. I’m typing the round-up this month while huddled under blankets on the sofa. Hit by a cold of almost epic man-flu proportions I’m grateful as ever for the support of my SEND bloggers.  This may be the month of Valentines, […]

Share Button
Read full story
Finance610

Finance Round-up: Getting into the swing of things

February can be an odd month. The days are still quite short and quite often, like this year, it is absolutely freezing. After getting through the financial pain that is January it can be hard to focus on your goals for the rest of the year. So many of us limp through year before finding […]

Share Button
Read full story
Bumps & Babies Round-up 610

Bumps & Babies Round-up: Announcements

It feels like the whole world is making baby news announcements at the moment! So, I thought I’d share some of the lovely announcements that I’ve come across recently, for my first ever BritMums Roundup! Thankfully, I’m expecting my own baby, due next month (eek!), otherwise I’d be feeling mega broody right about now. I […]

Share Button
Read full story
Allergies 610

Allergies Round-up: The month of love

Ah February, the month of love! I really love this kind of year, I’m a sucker for anything heart shaped and it’s nice to spend a little time reminding our loved ones of just how much they mean to us. Even if you’re not very big on Valentine’s Day, it’s hard to resist feeling a […]

Share Button
Read full story
food-round-up-610

Food Round-up: Chinese New Year

Unlike our New Year celebrations, Chinese New Year is never on a fixed date and for 2018 it begins this Friday 16th February with the celebrations lasting for 15 days. The timing is dictated by the lunar calendar and the celebration is older than even the Great Wall itself!  The Chinese zodiac moves in a 12 […]

Share Button
Read full story
#SayNoToShiny 610

Women’s call to action: #SayNoToShiny

Bloggers are a passionate and powerful lot and female bloggers especially so. You can’t have failed to notice a shift in the media recently with female empowerment being at the top of the agenda. A group of inspiring female bloggers have taken the initiative to make a powerful stand against the culture of perfection that […]

Share Button
Read full story
Dads Round-up 610

Dad Blogger Round-up: What the dads are talking about

Hi BritMums crowd, how are you all, has the year started off well for you? This is my first Round-up of 2018 and I’ve been having a read-about to see what all the Dad Bloggers are talking about. It turns out, quite an array of topics.  I’ve picked out a good few that I enjoyed […]

Share Button
Read full story
mums in business by Monkey Business

Mums in Business Round-up: Bootstrapping your small business

Bootstrapping is an excellent way to start up a small business on the smallest budget.  What exactly is bootstrapping?   It’s one of those buzz words that sounds like something else but in a nut shell, bootstrapping is when you start up a business with little or no investment. Do you know what? Bootstrapping it’s […]

Share Button
Read full story
Pinterest 610

Pinterest Round-up: Fun Valentine’s Day inspiration ideas

Hello and welcome back to the Pinterest Round-up. I’m your new Pinterest editor here at BritMums and will be sharing lots of tips with you on how to up your Pinterest game. This month we will be covering Pinterest from the very beginning and Valentine’s Day inspiration. Including crafts, recipes and gift ideas. Pinterest From […]

Share Button
Read full story
Expat Round-up 610

Expat Round-up: Resolutions

   February is the shortest month of the year but it can be quite bleak. The reminance of the Christmas jollies has died away and our resolve for change may be waning. Expats probably feel the pressure to succeed more; after all didn’t we leave our home countries for a better life? Socio-economic change is […]

Share Button
Read full story
BritMums FB Live collage Yeti Tales

Join our Facebook Live: Thurs 15 Feb for World Book Day! #YetiBritMums #ad

We’re celebrating World Book Day — which takes place on the 1st March 2018 —  with a fun and fabulous Facebook Live on Thursday 15 February! We’ll be doing it live from Waterstones Piccadilly in the middle of London! We’ll be broadcasting with the children’s channel Tiny Pop and a special guest: Yetili, the mascot […]

Share Button
Read full story
Yeti Tales Tiny Pop image 610

Your child could win their height in books! #YetiBritMums #ad

Enter your child’s book cover designs with Tiny Pop to WIN their height in books To celebrate World Book Day on the 1st March 2018, Tiny Pop are launching a competition where your kids can design their own book cover to win their height in books! The competition launches on 10th February and the best […]

Share Button
Read full story

Italian Culinary Masterclass with @BookingsforYou & the Giovannini family

Italy. Food. Travel. We can’t think of three words we love more.  We recently attended an Italian Culinary Masterclass with Italian holiday specialist Bookings for You and the Giovannini Family, where they showed us how to make an amazing Italian meal! Bookings For You was founded by Jo Mackay in 2011. She’s an ex P&G marketing exec […]

Share Button
Read full story