Category Archives: Food

Bonfire night – Make yours go with a sparkle

Team Netmums have been packing our Halloween decorations away, popping the pumpkins on the compost heap and getting ready for one of our favourite celebrations of the year – Bonfire Night. (Even though quite a few of our kids are … 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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Help give a child a breakfast

Breakfast…it’s just part of the day isn’t it? Whether you and your family choose toast or cereal, boiled eggs and soldiers, yoghurt and fruit, a warm bowl of porridge on a chilly morning…it’s the meal that sets you up for … Continue reading

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The sun’s out..quick get the BBQ out and chuck a pinny at your man!

It’s Friday and time for another Team Netmums blog and (oh so predictably) this week we’re talking abut the sunshine. ******************************************************************************** Here in Britain (and on Team Netmums) we get very excited when the sun shines. To be fair, this … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – Ten ways with Turkey leftovers

This weeks Blog of the Week is from the wonderful Frugal Family who always has plenty of ideas for helping us  stretch our pennies a little further – which  almost all of us could do with post Christmas! This week … Continue reading

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Halloween horrors,devilish delights and a really bad joke about oranges

It’s Friday which means its time for another Team Netmums Blog. This week we’ve started to think/panic about Halloween with costume dramas taking up our thoughts as we try to get organised in advance. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… ‘Mum…this year I want to … Continue reading

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Team Netmums – Wonder(web) Women

Mums – they are fab aren’t they? They can just do all those things that only mums can do like run up a pair of curtains, whip up a Victoria sponge, make a pot of Gooseberry jam , deftly arrange … Continue reading

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Arresting the food police!

Today’s guest blog is by Fiona Faulkner, author and mum, writing on how we can all get a bit angsty about the amount of chocolate and sweets are children are given over Easter. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Arresting the food police Ladies, lets … Continue reading

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Stir it up Sunday: The Bake Off!

Welcome to the Netmums Stir it up Sunday Bake off! We’ve taken two very different Christmas Pudding recipes from Family Food section and persuaded two fabulous bloggers to go head to head in our first ever Christmas Pudding Challenge. So how … Continue reading

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Countdown to Christmas Day 4: Edible Gifts

We have a treat in store for you today – in fact lots of treats! Working London Mummy has given us all the ideas we need to get into the kitchen and start making some really special gifts – if … Continue reading

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