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Teen and Tween Round-up: Growing up

The GCSEs and A Levels are well underway and the SATs are a distant memory. How are your kids coping with exam pressure? Are the parents finding it more stressful than the teenagers? Here’s what the BritMums teens and tweens have been up to this month. Over at Stressy Mummy, Nikki’s son might only be […]

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Review Round-up: What a Come-back!

Wow, what an amazing comeback for the BritMums Reviews round-up! Thank you to everyone who submitted a review to share. Between checking out your reviews and staying super-busy with reviews of all sorts over on Kiddy Reviews, I feel I may have neglected my husband somewhat this month! Anyone reviewing anything to help keep on top […]

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Enter the Techpreneur Awards!

Stop hiding your internet and tech visions under a bushel. A new awards aimed at women setting up internet or tech-related businesses or those who have already started one is giving them some much-needed recognition. Last week I met with the founder of the The UWC (University Women’s Club) Techpreneur Awards for Women, Fiona Scott […]

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10 signs your child might be overexposed to technology

It can be a tricky balance for us parents, deciding just how much technology to allow our children access to, and how often. Some parents are pretty much against it altogether. For some it’s about not wanting their children exposed to screens for any length of time or the potential dangers of the internet. Then […]

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Blog Talk with Typecast: WordPress Plug-Ins, Rafflecopter and more…

Time for the April Blog Talk already!  It doesn’t seem like a month since my last post, does it?  I hope you enjoy these few links that I’ve picked out for the “tech” side of blogging from other parent bloggers and a little further afield.   Don’t forget, if you see any great posts that you […]

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Blog Talk with Typecast

Good day to you from wherever you are reading *waves regally*.  Welcome to my first Blog Talk Round-Up for Brit Mums.  This will be a monthly feature (the first Wednesday of the month). We (the Royal “We”, naturally), always say that you shouldn’t blog about blogging but, if that is the case, then how are […]

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How to manage your social networking?

Looking at the top of my computer screen, I currently have eight tabs open: Gmail, Google Docs, Google Calender, the Blogger dashboard, two tabs for Facebook (home page, one group page), a Google search page and a forum.  I have Tweetdeck (old version) ticking away at the bottom of the screen and I’m listening to […]

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