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Reviews Round-up: Home, hotels & toys

Well we can’t avoid it any longer. Christmas preparations are in full flow and the blogging world is jam-packed with reviews. If you are still unsure of the must-have toys and gifts for this Christmas, then welcome to our bumper edition of the BritMums Reviews Round-up: Toys: Adventures of a Mum has been super impressed […]

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Happiness Round-up: Autumn smiles

There’s something so lovely about this time of year don’t you think? The leaves are golden and still crisp under foot, the chill in the air gives us an excuse to wrap up and drink all the hot chocolate, and of course the promise of Christmas hangs in the air. Exciting times are coming, but […]

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SEND Round-up: Practical & emotional support

The evenings are getting dark and the cold has definitely ascended on us.  For November Round-up, SEND Bloggers have been supporting each other across the board.  We’ve had some great emotional and practical support posts over the last month. Diagnosis is always an emotional time for parents.  Joseph and his Amazing Spectrum Coat talks about […]

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Finance Round-up: Black Friday & beyond

We can’t ignore it now. Christmas is just over a month away. Wherever you go it seems there is a festival of shopping going on and of course that means spending! Black Friday this year is 24th November when temptation comes along to get us to part with our cash. Should we ignore it completely […]

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#SnapHappyBritMums Spotlight: November 2017

We have an active community on Instagram called #SnapHappyBritMums and we’d love to see you there! Anyone can join in with the snap happy fun – all you need to do is see which of our monthly photo prompts relate to today’s date and take a photo to reflect that, tagging us in! You do […]

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Newbie Round-up: Something to warm your cockles

Well hello there! How are you feeling? We’re settling back into our routine after our 2 week half term break here in France and boy has the weather changed! It’s gone from t-shirt weather to literally arctic seemingly overnight. Where was the warning?! While I’ve been wrapped up under blankets and thick socks, I’ve been […]

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Dads Round-up: Halloween happiness, Halloween horror

It feels like summer is barely over and already half a term has passed at school, the clocks have gone back and it’s dark when I leave the office in the evening. Winter is coming. (They should use that as the slogan for a TV show …) But what did my fellow dads get up […]

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Mums in Business Round-up: Preparing your business for Christmas

December is a manic time of the year for on and offline retail and something that will sneak up on you before you know. Having a game plan is super important both for your small business and personally, well those presents don’t buy and wrap themselves! Keep on top of key dates : Black Friday […]

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Christmas all wrapped up: A 2017 gift guide

Struggling for Christmas gift inspiration? Suzanne Baum rustles up her top pick of products on the market, making it a very merry time for all the family! FOOD FOR THOUGHT Christmas and food go hand in hand together but when it comes to gifting, you’ll be stuffed if you think about handing over a Turkey. […]

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Expat Round-up: On nostalgia identity comfort & food

There are now 7 Sundays before Christmas, as the festive season draws nearer is natural for expats to think of ‘home’. My Trini food makes me feel closer; memories of my childhood come flooding back with every spoonful. I’ve tried to share my favourite dishes with my own children but they prefer European food and […]

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Enjoying a Big Bus Tour & #BML17 experiences!

Britmums Live this year (#BML17) saw us working with a new venue, adopting a new format and providing a fresh new feel to the established blogging and social influencer event.  Through working with our #BML17 sponsors, we were able to offer exciting experiences to the blogger delegates over the weekend, and one of these was […]

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Allergies Round-up: Lists, lists & more lists

Welcome back to this month’s Allergies Round-up. This month I’m indulging my love for lists! Here are some of my favourite and most useful lists, written by some really inspirational fellow bloggers. My whole blog started as a list on my phone, full of dairy and soya free treats. Screenshots of my note section were […]

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LOL Round-up: I can’t get no sleep

Sleep.  The joke of the parenting world.  The commodity we fiercely negotiate over with our partners.  The thing we miss most from our life before kids.  This month’s LOL round-up is all about the shut eye, the land of nod, the thing that we seem can’t get enough of.  Sleep!   Stage One of No […]

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5 honest accounts of becoming a mum #10thMonth #ad

Being pregnant is a transformative time culminating in the birth of a brand new little person to love and cherish. And while there are plenty of joy and tears of happiness, there’s also a lot of change. Particularly in those first few weeks straight after the birth. That “10th month” is a period when as […]

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Travel round-up: Winter sports

This month’s round-up is all about winter sports – and that doesn’t just mean skiing (although skiing is definitely included). There are loads of great ways to get active outdoors during the winter, both at home and on your travels. One of my favourite ever travel experiences is dog-sledding in France – it was truly […]

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Teens & Tweens Round-up: Learn, laugh & think!

So here we are, nicely settled into autumn. Hopefully we have established some sort of routine with our big kids. Those of us who waved goodbye to university students will be getting used to the new dynamics within the household. Those of us with high school kids will have battled through those early teething problems […]

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Positively Inspirational Round-up: Amazing children & being happy

What an amazing way to start this month’s positively inspirational round-up with a quote from a true icon, John Lennon – ‘When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew […]

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Education Round-up: Settling in & asking questions

September was a lovely month, little ones going into school full-time, families starting their home education journeys. As for the bigger kids? Away to college or 6th form they went – wow, time flies. October is where it all falls in to place, routine are perfected, lunch boxes are whipped up in a jiffy, Hallowe’en […]

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