Category Archives: Woman – the woman behind the mum

Blog of the Week: A pretty sh*t year.

One of our favourite bloggers here at Netmums is Jane from Northern Mum. Talented, honest and witty her posts always raise a smile or a head nod. Here she shares why 2014 wasn’t the greatest year for her, but how, … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: 51 thoughts every mother has about a rare night out

Our Blog of the Week this week is from Kate Takes 5 who has captured perfectly all of the thoughts that race through our minds on a rare night out. A must read for any mother who has ever had, … Continue reading

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Guest Post: How to Re-invent Yourself After Having Children

Today’s guest blog is from Sophie Cornish. Sophie is the co-founder of Notonthehighstreet.com. Following a successful career in journalism and two children, Sophie teamed up with her friend Holly Tucker when she had just turned 40 to bring their kitchen … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week: ‘I wore a bikini…And I liked it’

What a wonderful Blog of the Week we have to share with you this week! It’s a celebration of women and women’s bodies by Kate from Wit Wit Woo, who admits that whilst her body may not be media perfect … Continue reading

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#WhatNormalFeelsLike – Knowing Your Boobs Could Save Your Life

This month sees the launch of a new campaign from breast cancer awareness charity CoppaFeel!, with the aim to get us talking about breast cancer, checking our boobs and learning what our normal feels like. With hormonal changes, pregnancy and … 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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Blog of the Week – Top 5 Life Lessons from a Former Rock n’ Roll Mum

This week’s Blog of the Week comes from the ever fabulous Ramblings of a Former Rock n’ Roll Mum.  In this post she imparts some of her top 5 life lessons that she has learned along the way – from following … 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: It’s not beautiful but it’s mine

Our Blog of the Week this week is from the Merry at Patch of Puddles – a beautiful blog by a beautiful blogger. Unfortunately like many of us she doesn’t always think so, but she’s trying to change all that, as … Continue reading

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What makes a Wonder Woman?

Today’s guest blog is from author Rosie Fiore, who has a new book out just now called ‘Wonder Women’. Rosie writes about what makes a wonder woman and shares with us some of the amazing women in her life. We … Continue reading

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