The BritMums Review: The Help movie

Jackson, Mississippi, looks gorgeous in The Help: stately Southern mansions sit amid Delta farmland, pecan trees shade mid-century ranch houses, and the white ladies (because they are definitely “ladies”) go about the business of playing cards and ruthlessly enforcing the status quo while wearing the most sensational New Look styles – all cinched waists and…

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Good Reads

Right! We’ve been talking about it all year long and we’re going to highlight it today. What, might you ask, am I on about? VIDEO BLOGGING!!! It’s taking the US Blogging Community by STORM! It’s slowly but surely creeping into the UK Blogosphere and we want to step it up a notch! You’ve got nothing…

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Guest post: 6 tips for choosing a cookery school

With new cookery schools popping up almost daily in the UK it’s worth taking a few moments to make sure that you’re signing up for the best possible culinary experience. Nick Wyke, founder of the UK’s leading cookery schools directory www.lookingtocook, offers his six essential tips. 1. Recommendations The word of a bona-fide foodie friend…

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Newbie Tuesday!

Good morning! Do you know what the time is? It’s ‘excellent newer blogger o’clock’ ! So withoutfurther ado I give you *dramatic drum roll* … Highlights of the week  

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Guest post: Why I quit blogging*

Her blog, Scribbling Mum, won awards, fans and oodles of traffic – plus offers of tv and radio appearances. So why the heck did Caroline Black give it all up?   Like many of us I’m sure, I didn’t set out to become a mummy blogger. I just wanted to see if I could write.…

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