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BritMums is the UK's largest parent blogger collective. We offer bloggers the latest support, advice and how-tos as well as feature great content on food, travel, relationships, health, charities, crafting and much more. Our social network is free to join and helps bloggers connect with others; our BritMums Pro programme connects bloggers with brands on our high-quality projects and our annual conference, BritMums Live, is the blogging event of the year.

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How to use My Cloud Home for your family memories

These days we take more pictures and videos of family life than ever, but ironically share, view, print and experience them as a family less and less. The memories sit unviewed and practically forgotten on our phones, tablets, computers or camera memory sticks by the hundreds or even thousands. Our personal tally, last we looked, […]

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#TogetherWeCan Twitter chat: Celebrating women’s and girl’s football & positive change #SSEWomensFACup #ad

Women’s football is more full of passion, fun and excitement than ever – and our #TogetherWeCan Twitter chat is all about celebrating this, about how football inspires positive change for girls on the field, at the stadium, in the workplace and at school. Join the chat to share your experiences and tips for celebrating women […]

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Parenting non disclosures

Launching a book is a huge achievement and BritMums is pleased to announce that more bloggers from our community are becoming published authors! In this new title ‘We Need to Talk About the Conditions of My Imprisonment and Other Funny Parenting Stories’, twenty-one parents share their witty views on parenthood, including the brilliantly funny Claire […]

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Recipe for Minestrone Soup

Comfort food is perfect at this time of year. What could be better than to serve a steaming bowl of hearty soup with some crusty bread? In this recipe, there are vegetables and protein to put parents’ minds at ease, along with pasta and cheese to please the kids. This recipe is savory, chunky and […]

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Can you spot the Oreo! #OreoCookieQuest! #ad

  Where’s the Oreo? Isn’t that what’s often on our minds? BritMums is working in a sponsored relationship with Oreo to promote its new campaign, which features a giveaway you won’t want to miss! The Great Oreo Cookie Quest promotion, on-packs now, gives anyone who picks up a pack a chance to win awesome prizes, including […]

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Join the #OreoCookieQuest & win stuff! #ad #prizes

Some people go on a quest for a historic chalice, some search for a city of gold. At BritMums we have our priorities straight – we enjoy a cookie quest! We especially like a cookie quest when it’s for one of our favourite versions: Oreo. For a sponsored project with Oreo, we asked a group […]

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9 ways that free play benefits children

We knew when we heard about the Let Them Be Bored Challenge, part of the #PetitsFilousPlayFree campaign, that it would strike a chord with parents. The Challenge, sponsored by Petits Filous, encourages parents to embrace free play as part of their child’s regular routine. We enlisted a group of parents to try to let their […]

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Cyberbullying & how it affects children with autism

As we rapidly advance technologically, bullying is shifting from the playground to online. Tweens and teenagers are online now more than ever and ‘online communication’ is now a major form of communication for adolescents. This unfortunately opens up opportunities for cyberbullying. Laura Driver, a representative of LVS Ascot, a private school in Berkshire shares more […]

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Child 6 months – 2 years? Take the #VicksBabyRub Challenge! #ad

What advice would you give to your first-time-parent self?   If you could, what would you tell your younger first-time-parent self by the time the second baby came along?   For our #VicksBabyRub Challenge, sponsored by Vicks, we’re looking for 50 second-time mums or dads to write a letter in the form of a blog […]

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Child 6 or older? Take our #OreoCookieQuest! #ad

  If you’re like us, you love to experience joyful family moments. Our favourite cookie, Oreo, wants to celebrate these wonder-filled moments and make the experience even more delicious and fun.    We’re looking for 100 bloggers to create, capture and share their joyful family moments with Oreo in celebration of The Great Oreo Cookie […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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#RustlersHack: How to hack a burger #ad

  There’s nothing quite like a burger to make a family meal fun. In our latest sponsored project, BritMums and Rustler’s challenged parents to hack their Southern Fried Chicken Burger, creating meals that are personalised and perfectly suited to their tastes. So in keeping with the ‘southern’ theme, we created this Tex-Mex Burger! It’s really easy to […]

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How to conserve energy on household tech devices

Winter is still in full swing, and energy consumption is on the rise. This year, it’s predicted that electricity costs in the UK will increase by 16%, compared to 2016. This could result in high prices, considering that as a nation, we use approximately 40% of our annual energy consumption over winter. The experts at […]

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Mums share how to encourage your kids to play free #ad

Could there be anything more natural for children than “playing free”? It’s an idea so many parents love. But it’s not always easy allowing children to “play free” – Where are the rules? Where’s the structure? How do you pry those blasted devices from their little fingers? Playing free is rightly regarded as a cornerstone […]

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Celebrating Free Play for kids #PetitsFilousFreePlay #ad

Free Play is critical for children’s development. Not only does it tap into your child’s imagination and encourage creative thinking, it also supports physical and cognitive development. We held a Twitter chat talking about how you encourage your children to Play Free. We were joined by the free play advocate Anita Cleare (@thinking_parent). Scroll down to […]

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Take the Rustlers Burger Hacking Challenge #RustlersHack #ad

  Families are juggling busy schedules – school run, football practise, swimming lessons, book club, parents evening, Grandma’s birthday, the list goes on. Sometimes we just need a quick and convenient meal solution that pleases the whole family. Rustlers Southern Fried Chicken Burger twin packs are a perfect quick fix when time just isn’t on […]

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