Category Archives: Mums

Blog of the Week: Dear Other Women In The Supermarket

Our Blog of the Week this week is a heartfelt reaction by one mum to a situation most of us have found ourselves in at some time or other. Ciara from Ouch My Fanny Hurts (who surely wins best blog title ever!) … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: Could you be suffering from smallchilditis?

Our blog of the week this week is from the wonderful Minis and Mum. It tells us to watch out for a mystery illness that is sweeping across the country. Read the list of symptoms carefully – could you have … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: My Dirty ‘Mummy’ Secrets

This week’s Blog of the Week is a little gem of honesty. If you have ever put your pyjamas on at 3pm, or call checking in on Facebook ‘Mummy’s Work’, then you’ll want to read this post! Here are Brummy … Continue reading

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The powerful story behind Sassy Bloom

Today’s guest blog is from the founders of a gorgeous new business – Sassy Bloom – that aims to put smiles on mums and babies faces. The company was founded after Hollie discovered she had a rare and incurable condition … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: The Other Side

Our Blog of the Week this week is all about optimism – the ‘coming out the other side of toddlerhood’ and the joys it brings. But how do you know when it hits? Read on for some top clues from … Continue reading

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Guest post and Giveaway – If only they’d told me!

Today we have a guest post on author and mother Jacqui Lockington. Her book co-written with her friend Natalie will have every mother chuckling and nodding along. We have 10 books to giveaway so read on…. If Only They’d Told … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: How do you measure motherhood?

This beautiful post by Dorky Mum brought tears to many eyes on reading it. It gives a nod to so many of the tiny things that make up our days and, often without our realising it, make us mothers. Get … Continue reading

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How often? Perhaps not often enough?

There has been a hugely busy thread on Netmums this week nosy-ing into the question of how often we do certain things. At first glance of the title we assumed it was rude (that may just be the way our minds … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: Parenting is sh*te!

Our Blog of the Week this week is a tongue in cheek poem by the wonderful Knees Up Mother Brown.  And if you put it like that – who indeed would be a mother?!     ————————————————————————————————————————-   It really … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day cards and gifts to make

It’s Mother’s Day next Sunday (30th March) so we’ve put together some quick, easy and lovely ideas for cards and gifts that children can make to bring smiles to their mum’s faces. We don’t know about you but here at … Continue reading

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