Monthly Archives: October 2013

Blog of the Week: Third Man

Well it’s Wednesday again – so that means it’s Blog of the Week time here on Netmums. This time it’s the turn of Office Mum who admits that parenting her child third time around is just a little different to … Continue reading

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Halloween’s coming – Halloween ideas round up

BOO! Did we scare you? It’s Halloween this week and we’ve put together a round up of some great ideas for gruesome food to serve, fabulous costumes to wear and brilliant Halloween crafts to make. The food Bloodshot eyeballs, bats … Continue reading

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Guest Blog – Project Wild Thing

We get hundreds of emails into the Netmums press release mailing box every but this week one really caught our attention. It was about the launch of a new film for half term called Project Wild Thing. It was directed … Continue reading

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Guest post – Beating sugar cravings: How to encourage your children to eat and drink more healthily

This guest post is brought to you by the Natural Hydration Council.  How many young children do you know who have happily eaten all the vegetables offered to them?  How many shun sugary drinks and prefer water?  Most parents will … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: What I have learnt from 18 years of parenting.

Our Blog of the Week this week comes from Stressy Mummy who shares all the parenting lessons she has learnt over the past 18 years. We think you may be familiar with some of them! Are there any other lessons … Continue reading

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Kirstie Allsopp visits Tanzania

Today’s guest blog is from Kirstie Allsopp, who writes about her visit to Tanzania to see how the money raised from Red Nose Day 2013 in helping families and communities. ********************************************************************************* I’ve always been apprehensive about going to Africa to … Continue reading

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PND Week: Being me and being Sarah Chilton

Today’s guest blog is from mum and author Ruth Briddon, who writes about her own experience of postnatal depression and how it led her to put pen to paper and write a novel on the theme too. ********************************************************************************* Let me … Continue reading

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