Monthly Archives: April 2013

The Simple Pleasures of Childhood – Belle and Boo

Today’s guest post is from Mandy Sutcliffe, Founder and Co-Director of Belle & Boo She writes about the memories she has of the simple pleasures of childhood and how these inspired  her illustrations for Belle and Boo. If you’ve … Continue reading

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The Handmade Home – Cherry Menlove

Today’s guest blog is from the fabulously talented Cherry Menlove – a mum, blogger and now published author of a new book The Handmade Home. Here Cherry shows you how to make these utterly adorable fabric baby blocks. We are … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: ‘Parenting – what matters most?’

It’s Blog of the Week time again and we have picked out this little gem from Ross Mountey’s Notebook. The post asks a big question ‘Parenting – what matters most?’ and gives a surprising but heart-warming answer. Read on to … Continue reading

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Rosie Shelley – From a parenting blog to the world of Google

Today’s guest blog is from Rosie Shelley who describes her journey from starting a parenting blog to the world of Google and how she juggles work with motherhood. ***************************************************************************** As I write this I have to admit I’m not exactly … Continue reading

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Spring into spring with these fab crafts for kids

Finally spring seems to have sprung (although with a few gales and showers still making their presence known). But at least it’s brighter, lighter and a wee bit warmer and Team Netmums feel like they have got a bit of … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: Adopt and Keep Calm

Our Blog of the Week this week comes from Adopt and Keep Calm who looks back at the transitioning of her soon to be adopted son into her family. The post – ‘Transition…looking back’ gives us an insight into not … Continue reading

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Giveaway! Red Ted Art Cute and Easy Craft Book

Today we are delighted that our guest blogger is a long time friend of Netmums and now a published author of her very first book. Here at Netmums we have been following Maggy Woodley’s blog throughout the years and are … Continue reading

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