Monthly Archives: January 2013

Blog of the Week: That embarrassing moment when…by The Mini Mes and Me

This fabulous little homework assignment caught our eye this week and we couldn’t help but share it with you. Luckily Emma from The Mini Mes and Me found it amusing – otherwise her little darling might have been re-doing his … Continue reading

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Childcare is changing…

The Government Minister for Education and Childcare Elizabeth Truss, writes an exclusive blog for Netmums about the plans published today that will see parents given a better choice of childcare. Mother of two, Elizabeth Truss tell us more below. ********************************************************************************* Every … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Cat Williams ‘Stay Calm and Content No Matter What Life Throws At You’

Netmums spoke to  Cat Williams, a mother of two, Army wife, relationship counsellor, and new author, to ask her about her book ‘Stay Calm and Content No Matter What Life Throws At You’.  The book teaches strategies to find calmness … Continue reading

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Netmums on YouTube – come and join the fun!

Team Netmums are very excited about our latest project – our very own Netmums Channel on video sharing website YouTube. We’ve been busy gathering some of the best bloggers, vloggers, and experts to provide us with great videos on everything from … Continue reading

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30 weeks pregnant – he asked, she said yes!

Each week we choose from one of the many fantastic blog post on our Parent Bloggers Network. Of course, this week has been all about the white stuff but one post really stood out and we wanted to share it … Continue reading

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Mama Glow – Get, Set Glow!

Today’s guest blog is from Latham Thomas, the founder of Mama Glow who shares her top ten tips to looking and feeling great during pregnancy to help mums get a glow. We have 10 copies of the book ‘Mama Glow’ … Continue reading

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Team Netmums are snowed under

Little feet pitter patter speedily along the landing and your bedroom door bursts open and little voices cry….‘LOOK…It’s SNOWING!!!!!’. It’s a brilliant way to be woken (well, as long as it’s not stupid O’clock). Even as you lie in bed … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: Thank f*’! for Grandparents

Our Blog of the Week (chosen from our Parent Bloggers Network) this week is a little controversial (we should give it an over 18 rating!) so please look away now if you are easily offended! We couldn’t help but snigger … Continue reading

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Struggling to pay the rent or mortgage? You’re not alone

In advance of our webchat with Shelter, today’s guest blog is from Kay Boycott, director of campaigns and policy at Shelter. She writes about how Shelter hear every day from mums battling to pay the rent or mortgage and how … Continue reading

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Pop Music for kids – is there a demand?

Today’s guest blog is written by Fi Case and Barbara Bishop  who are the founders of Zeamu music. They realised that whilst  pre-school and primary children loved listening to pop music there wasn’t any that really resonated and was relevant … Continue reading

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