Monthly Archives: September 2013

How to keep the spark alive – even if you have small kids

Who was it that once said that having a baby is like chucking a hand grenade into a relationship? Once a baby or babies come long it can be all too easy to let the romance slide as you get … Continue reading

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Team Netmums – The time has come to say Goodnight

This week Team Netmums have been chatting about what would happen if (as has been mooted this week) CBeebies and Cbbc were to air later than 7pm. ********************************************************************************* ‘The time has come To say Goodnight To say Sleep tight til … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: Hip Dysplasia – Why we should burn forward facing baby carriers

For our Blog of the Week this week we’ve chosen this post Northern Mum who’s daughter was diagnosed with hip dysplasia. It is a very important read and could help other mothers avoid the heartache and pain that this family … Continue reading

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Team Netmums – Mums don’t have time to be poorly

‘Just keep swimming, just keep swimming…’ A mantra from that wise finned Dory is one that most mums adopt as their own when they hit a sh*t day or even a sh*t week. When one of your children is off … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: Monster Mother

This week’s Blog of the Week comes from that Monster Mother and blogger – Adventures of a Middle-aged Matron. It seems that motherhood has somehow ruined her character – in someones eyes at least… Can the same be said for … Continue reading

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Putting your daughter through puberty?

Sam Carlise is a journalist and mother of a beautiful 11 year old daughter called Elvi. Sam gives us a glimpse into her life and tells us about why she’s supporting this years Jeans for Genes day. ******************************************************************************** This year … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – Is there anything lovelier?

It’s blog of the week time here on Netmums and this post from Mind the baby just couldn’t go unnoticed. It made us sigh and smile and sob and pull our little darlings just a little closer. It captures the magic … Continue reading

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Love Keep Create

Today’s blog is from two mums, Rachel and Merry, who came up with an idea to set up their own business. They share their story of how they thought up their idea and turned it into business they love. They … Continue reading

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Team Netmums – Oh, what a summer!

It’s Friday which means it’s time for the Team Netmums blog where we’re looking back over the fabulous days of summer. Plus share with us some photo’s of what you did this summer and win prizes – details at the … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – ‘Mummy, what are those green bits round your eyes?’

Our Blog of the Week is from Helen who blogs at Stickers, Stars & Smiles. She tells of how her son pays her some lovely compliments but is also her greatest critic! ******************************************************************************** My son – my greatest critic. Is … Continue reading

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