Monthly Archives: March 2012

Team Netmums Blog: Mums knows best

This week’s blog was inspired by some busy threads on Netmums over the past few weeks about whether parenting books make mums feel ‘guilty’ or inadequate and whether they set unattainable targets for mums to reach. ……………………………………………………………………. When you first … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – The Small Things

We spotted this wonderful post by (Mostly) Yummy Mummy that really resonated with us here at Netmums. It’s all about taking time out to recognise the small things that make us happy – which we’re sure everyone can relate to.  It … Continue reading

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United Kindmums – The Gift I’ll Never Forget

To celebrate the Netmums’ United Kindmums Campaign we’ve asked a number of bloggers to share their stories of a random act of kindness that really made a difference to their lives. First up we have Molly from Mother’s Always Right … Continue reading

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Top tips for running the Sport Relief Mile

As thousands up and down the UK prepare to walk, jog or run the Sport Relief Mile this weekend we have some top tips from Sport Scientist Greg Whyte.  Greg is well-known for his involvement in Comic Relief, since 2006 … Continue reading

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Team Netmums support Sport Relief

Sport Relief starts today and ends on Sunday and thousands across the UK will be doing their bit to earn money for great causes.  We were sent this video made by Louise Rednapp from Sport Relief which really hits home and … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – Sticky Fingers and Random Acts of Kindness

For this weeks Blog of the Week we’ve chosen a post by Tara at Sticky Fingers.  We love how it encompasses the ethos behind the Netmums United Kindmums Campaign – doing the little things that we can to help others.   Lego … Continue reading

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Introducing ‘United Kindmums’ (and lots of bloggers too!)

This month we’ve launched the latest Netmums campaign called ‘United Kindmums’. United Kindmums is a year long campaign all about a simple mind shift. It’s about thinking of others, carrying out little random acts of kindness, passing a good deed … Continue reading

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Team Netmums Blog – Mums wear flowery dresses

Mother’s Day is fast approaching.  A day when we are not only (hopefully) presented with homemade cards, gifts and sticky kisses (and often burnt toast and cold tea that we feel obliged to gratefully munch through in bed) but when … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: Local Reviews. Join in to win a £50 Amazon voucher and help local Mums too!

For this week’s Blog of the Week we’ve chosen Super Mum, The Project. Rather than singling out a particular post that she wrote, what we want to do is introduce the fantastic idea that she has come up with which, … Continue reading

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Save the Children: Mums United – Guest post by Sally Copley

Here at Netmums we’re supporting a brand new campaign from Save the Children that is encouraging the government to give Universal Credit the money it needs to support working mothers. Netmums research carried out last week for Save the Children … Continue reading

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