More Than Mummies Reviews…Hatley ‘Making Tracks’ Top, Available at Little Buttons Boutique

Hatley Making Tracks Top

More Than Mummies was kindly asked by Little Buttons Boutique to review one of their Autumn range Hatley Tops. We were sent a lovely long sleeved 'Making Tracks' Farmer Jack Tractor boys top. First of all can I just say how beautifully the top was packaged. Wrapped in tissue paper, and tied with a Little Buttons Boutique ribbon I was really … [Read more...]

Eye Eye…It’s Friday!

Chocolate Digestive with eyes

As you probably know from the crafts we've published here on morethanmummies.com we love googly eyes! We've used them to make Leaf Monsters, Hand and Footprint cards and my personal favourite Cress Egg Heads. They always make me smile and I can never quite believe the transformation that occurs once you've stuck these wobbly little eyes! Well … [Read more...]

Want to work flexibly, but don’t know how… Here’s how I did it

Sam Petter, Tatty Bumpkin

Post By Sam Petter, Tatty Bumpkin www.tattybumpkin.com 'More than mummies' is such a good phrase for those of us who have had children, and in the past have had careers - you don’t stop being you, just because you are a mum now too. 12 years ago I was at a crossroads, had just had my son (against the odds) and come through a fairly … [Read more...]

Leaf Monsters – Autumn Crafts

Autumn Leaf Monsters

Today we went leaf collecting. On the way I asked my 4 year old son what we should make with our leaves, his (completely serious) response "Mummy, we should make an iPad"! Now if anyone knows how to do this please let me know, I hate to disappoint him! I was aiming to make a large collage but I think we're a little too early in the season as … [Read more...]

Little Buttons Boutique are Raising Money for Yorkhill Children’s Hospital

Frrugi Limited edition Prince George T-Shirt, Raffle Prize

Post By Wendy Murray,  Little Buttons Boutique   Little Buttons Boutique are delighted to be teaming up with Frugi, the UK's leading organic children's wear designer, and Yorkhill Children's Charity to organise a fundraising raffle to benefit Yorkhill Children's Hospital. This year, Frugi designed a limited edition Prince George … [Read more...]

Home Made Vegetable Soup – Green Soup! – Feed the Family for Less Than £5

Vegetable soup with chillis

As Autumn sets in, one of our family favourite foods is home made vegetable soup, affectionately called in our house 'green soup'. It usually consists of whatever veggies we have that need using up or any that are on offer in the supermarket! This hearty thick soup is filling and wonderful on a cold day. It's super easy to make, low calorie, … [Read more...]

October Showcase – Halloween Spooktacular!

Boo T-Shirt

This months showcase is 'Halloween Spooktacular' featuring items perfect for Halloween at the end of the month. All the products displayed are available in the UK and you can find the price and a link to where each item is available from under each product picture.   £7 Available from Customise My … [Read more...]

Argos Toy Exchange – make Christmas a little more special for disadvantaged children this year

_Argos_Toy_Exchange

Today, Argos launches the third annual Toy Exchange fronted by celebrity mum and TV presenter, Tess Daly.   NO CHILD SHOULD GO WITHOUT SAY BRITAIN’S KIDS 92 per cent of children would give away some  presents if it meant another child would have a happier Christmas 61 per cent of children have given up their free time for … [Read more...]

Cherry Tomato and Spinach Pasta Bake

Cherry Tomato and Spinach Pasta Bake

The weather has started to get a little colder this week and the thought of salad for dinner is starting to become less and less appealing. There have been two boxes of cherry tomatoes in our fridge this week and they have been completely untouched! Usually a family favourite, especially in the summer months, accompanying salads and sandwiches, … [Read more...]

Win Sudocrem Care & Protect – Ends midnight 31st October 2014

Sudocrem Care & Protect

Ends midnight 31st October 2014   To celebrate the launch of their Care & Protect nappy rash ointment, Sudocrem have kindly sent us some tubes of their fab new product to give away to our readers! Five lucky winners, will each receive one 30g tube of Sudocrem Care & Protect nappy rash ointment, and one of the lucky five will … [Read more...]