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Why do you blog? Pippa @ A Mother’s Ramblings

Pippa In the spotlight for the first of our “Why Do You Blog” series is Pippa from A Mother’s Ramblings…
What is your Blog Name/Url? (Twitter ID & Facebook Fan Page URL) My Blog is called A Mother’s Ramblings and you can find it at http://www.amothersramblings.com . You can also find me on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/PippaD and my Facebook Fan page is http://www.facebook.com/AMothersRamblings and on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/pdwken

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Blogging as therapy: Why we need it and tips for doing it

Being able to express yourself is one of the biggest benefits of writing a blog. Ghostwritermum – aka Susanne, a mum of two and a teacher – talks here about what spurred her to blog and gives her advice on making the most out of confessional writing. She writes: I recently read an article that…

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BMB Half-Term Adventure Carnival

For most of us, life has returned to normal. Stressful mornings, rushing to get out the door for the school run, carrying on with our usual daily routine, reversing the morning school run and cracking on with homework, dinner, bath and bedtime. I think we may all be a bit wistful for the Half-Term break that has just ended.
Some of our BMB members handled the terror of half-term with remarkable aplomb. We’d like to highlight some of our best and brightest in the first BMB Half-Term Adventure Carnival. Hopefully we can all learn from their genius and prepare ourselves for the month of April and May when very little time will be spent in school thanks to the Easter holidays, Royal Wedding and May Bank Holidays. I sense the fear already!

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15 of the best parent blogging carnivals and memes

Ever been confused about all the carnivals and memes out there? Scribbling Mum (pictured) is on hand with this primer about them. When I first started blogging over a year ago I wondered what the heck people were talking about, inviting me to join in with their ‘carnival’. Did I have to dress up? Would…

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BritMums and CyberMummy at @sarahbrownuk’s book launch

The first clue that this wasn’t your average book launch came as we arrived. “Don’t forget to use our hashtag – #SBBlackDoor”, two press people told us as we entered the Secret Garden at Shoreditch House last Wednesday. The second came from the author herself, who kept her speech short, announcing, “”I won’t speak long…

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