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WELCOME TO MUM’S GUIDE TO UK

From bumps to teens, Mum’s Guide To brings you local sites dedicated to everything for families and children in your town. Run by parents, for parents we currently have sites operating in Bournemouth, Harpenden and Romford. If you’d like to run a site for your town, get in touch.

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Here on our UK site we feature articles and blogs about family life including activities, health & wellbeing, education, finances, food and more. For latest updates follow us on Facebook or Twitter.  If you have information, advice, ideas or inspiration in your area of expertise that you’d like to share with parents across the UK then do get in touch.  We’d love to hear from you.

If you are soon to be taking your exams you may be experiencing all kinds of feelings. Like many you may be feeling unprepared, under pressure and unsure about your future. This article will give you some tools to help you cope as well as some tips to ensure you stay at your best throughout this 'testing' time.

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It can be a daunting time if you’re about to return to work after a career break. Here are tips from HR expert Liz Redway on preparing to make that move.

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Choosing the right pre-school or nursery for your child is such a huge decision to make. Sometimes it is the first time your child has left your side for any serious amount of time. Where do you start?

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Cooking is a great activity to awaken all your senses – touch, taste, smell and sight – and to encourage your kids to notice all of these things as you work your way through a recipe. And that itself is a great opportunity to take time out and focus on the here and now.

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So, how do you make pancakes? There are tons of pancake recipes out there; from the flimsy European crepe, to the big fluffy American pancakes (or buttermilk pancakes). Making Pancakes, the seemingly simple task that is reputed to be fraught with danger! Here’s my top tips to help make pancakes from scratch.

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Something to fire up the children's brain cells in this freezing weather!

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In our tech-driven world, it is no wonder that when it comes to raising our children, parents are going back to the basics. Simplicity seems to be the order of the day for happy, healthy kids.

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We are looking for someone to take over the running of the Mum's guide to Romford site.  Do you live in the Romford area and feel enthusiastic about what your town has to offer parents and families?

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January and February are often dark, dull and drizzly, which can lead to grumpy pre-schoolers and frazzled parents. Being marooned at home together can also become the best childhood memory for both. Here’s some ideas how.

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New year's resolutions? I'm just happy to have survived 2017 without losing any children along the way! (I do seem to lose a lot of things so I wouldn't put it past me...!)

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