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Author: GreatNorthMum

#BakeItBetter for Great Ormond Street Hospital

#BakeItBetter for Great Ormond Street Hospital

Over at the Silver Linings Kindness Hub, I’ve been helping Great Ormond Street Hospital promote their latest fundraising campaign, #BakeItBetter, which takes place between 17-23 October. I thought it would be remiss of me not to show my support on my own blog too!

The Motherload Housework Tips for Busy Parents

The Motherload Housework Tips for Busy Parents

I’ve recently started blogging for the fabulous parenting website The Motherload, whose ethos is to be witty, honest, supportive and 100% non-judgemental. My first piece was an emotional account of my pre-eclampsia experience, but I followed it up with this decidedly more humorous post about […]

Family Meal Times with HiPP Organic

Family Meal Times with HiPP Organic

This month on the Wean Team has been especially interesting, as we’ve been looking at some research conducted by HiPP Organic about family meal times. The survey asked how many times families eat together and how important they consider it is to eat together as […]

Introducing the new HiPP Organic baby care range

Introducing the new HiPP Organic baby care range

We’ve been working with HiPP Organic as part of their Wean Team for nine months now, and I’ve become such a big fan of the brand. Their baby and now toddler food has become a staple of our kitchen cupboard and Jake loves it. As […]

Review: Cuddledry SPF50+ Toddler Poncho Towel

Review: Cuddledry SPF50+ Toddler Poncho Towel

I am not a great fan of going swimming, and despite my best intentions, I had not taken Jake to the local pool once in his first year of life. Ironic considering he was my little water baby, born in the pool at the birthing […]

Review: Busy B Diary and School Year Calendar

Review: Busy B Diary and School Year Calendar

Hello. My name is Jenny and I am a stationery addict. There I’ve said it. I’m fairly obsessed with notebooks and planners and regularly have at least four different ones on my desk at work for various purposes. You’ll often find me standing in the […]

10 Ways To Feel Like a Team GB Olympian

10 Ways To Feel Like a Team GB Olympian

Still on a patriotic high after the Olympics? Even the hardiest of couch potato couldn’t fail to rise out of their seat to cheer on Team GB on their way to a record-breaking medal haul at Rio 2016. The incredible cycling team, the superhuman gymnasts, […]

Review: Silver Cross Pop Lightweight Stroller

Review: Silver Cross Pop Lightweight Stroller

One bit of kit you have to get right when travelling abroad with a baby is the stroller. Many of us have got such flashy and enormous prams and pushchairs which are perfect for a day out at home, but are less practical when it […]