Monthly Archives: November 2013

Skint Dad’s Guide to a Thrifty Christmas

Today guest blogger is Ricky Willis, aka Skint Dad. As a stay at home dad Ricky has found ways to make the family budget go further, which he shares over on his blog Skint Dad. He is such a savvy … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: How NOT to p*ss off a toddler!

It’s Blog of the Week time again on Netmums and we thought you might find this advice by It’s Misty…Seriously useful. Here she tells us just what you need to do to keep that toddler happy, which as we know, … Continue reading

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Managing your Mother-in-Law

What sort of mother-in-law do you have? Is she a steamroller, an apologist or a dodgy gran? Whatever the case, you have to have a strategy, says Katy Rink author of a new book on the subject Managing MIL. Katy is … Continue reading

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Guest blog from Prime Minister David Cameron

David Cameron, Prime Minister, has written a guest blog for Netmums about the changes announced this week to help keep our children safe online. ****************************************************************************** Netmums has been a brilliant campaigner for online safety – which is why I wanted … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: The perils of going to the toilet alone

Our blog of the week this week is by the wonderful Winegums and Watermelons who tells us all about the perils of going to the toilet alone when you have small children. We shouldn’t laugh, but we did, and then … Continue reading

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Guest blog – Staying together for the sake of the children

Today’s guest blog is from one mum who blogs at Through AcceptingLimits. It is a brave and honest account of her marriage break up and how it made her consider whether it is always right to stay together for the … Continue reading

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Team Netmums hits Bath

Last weekend we went AWOL for the annual Team Netmums weekend away. Nearly all of our team work from home and so we rarely get to see our colleagues in the flesh, so we tend to get a bit giddy … Continue reading

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