#CoolMumClub on Instagram November roundup

It’s only the FIRST OF DECEMBER!! That means it’s practically Christmas right?! Well, perhaps not and a good job too because we have a few bits to see to here at HQ before the big day! In fact, whilst I have been busy down at the grotto, and rambling on the blog how everything has gone christmas cray cray, I VERY NEARLY forgot to do the insta round up for our very own #coolmumclub. more “#CoolMumClub on Instagram November roundup”

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#CoolMumClub Linky Week 85

Well hello again members of the cool mum club. Old, new, strangers and friends, you’re all welcome here  to share a little snippet of what you’ve been posting on your blogs, find your favourite bloggers latest posts and just spend of time escaping and mooching around.
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Blogging; When opportunity knocks (but you aren’t coming out to play)

When I started blogging almost three years ago, I had a clear and concise idea of how it would pan out. Kids sleeping / at nursery + laptop out = blog. Wearing slippers, TV on in the background and a brew on the side. more “Blogging; When opportunity knocks (but you aren’t coming out to play)”

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Life on Instagram; An epic lie or the beautiful truth?

I spend a fair bit of time of time on instagram. I can’t deny it. I guess it’s my social media platform of choice, given that I don’t do facebook and I tend to use Twitter as more of a blog post sharing platform. It figures – Instagram is so visual and aesthetically pleasing to scroll through, it’s far too easy to get lost amidst its squares of loveliness. more “Life on Instagram; An epic lie or the beautiful truth?”

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Christmas overwhelm: The most wonderful (and chaotic) time of the year

Although it’s only late November, there is a definite buzz of Christmas in the air. Trees are going up, twinkling in the dark on your way home from school (how did that happen?), Christmas Advertising has hit boiling point and the to-do lists in my head are starting to brim over. more “Christmas overwhelm: The most wonderful (and chaotic) time of the year”

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Learning the things that all Mums need to know

Becoming a new Mum is a magical time in our lives. Feeling a living being, which you created, growing inside you fills you with so many emotions it is hard to keep a handle on them. One of those feelings is most certainly worry. If you are an expecting mother who isn’t worrying over every little detail, you should truly be in the running for Mum of the year. more “Learning the things that all Mums need to know”

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How to teach kids about recycling

We create a lot of waste, that much is obvious. What many people don’t know is that the majority of that waste is being improperly stored away. In fact, the waste problem is so big, that the landfills seem to be no longer sustainable. more “How to teach kids about recycling”

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#CoolMumClub linky week 84

Ooh, is that a christmas scented candle I can smell, or is it just beginning to look alot like Christmas here in the blogosphere?! Even more so now all the festive gift guides are ringing in, and the Chrimbo job has officially been unwrapped here at #coolmumclub HQ! So bear with on the old retweets, reading etcetera whilst I find my way out of a giant pile of tinsel…
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GUEST POST: The new dads survival guide

For new mums muddling through, there is plenty of online help and support. Since the early noughties, mums have taken to the blogosphere to share their tales of terror and triumph. But what about dads muddling through? There are a few decent dad blogs, but overall, the trials and tribulations facing first-time fathers is something of a secret. more “GUEST POST: The new dads survival guide”

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#GIVEAWAY Disney on Ice presents Passport to Adventure this Christmas

Given that we have just returned from four days in Disneyland Paris, you’d think we’d be a bit Disneyed out. But, the fact is, when you have two young girls (and never actually grew up yourself), I’m not sure there is such a thing as too much Disneymore “#GIVEAWAY Disney on Ice presents Passport to Adventure this Christmas”

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