Chad Valley’s #100daysofplay

Chad Valley 100daysofsummer

  As part of Chad Valley’s new  #100daysofplay campaign, More Than Mummies was sent some lovely Chad Valley goodies to keep the children entertained over the summer holidays, and we were over the moon with the selection of toys sent to us as they are perfect for encouraging imaginative play andpreventing the little ones from being glued … [Read more...]

An Interview With…Dawn Young – Jittabugs, Tyne and Wear

Jittabugs session

Tell us a little bit about you and your business. When did you start and what made you decide to start your own business? Hi, I’m Dawn; I live in Washington Tyne and wear with my husband and 4 daughters, and I have been a stay at home mam for the last 11 years. I have been doing voluntary work running toddler groups for the past 7 years in my … [Read more...]

The Power of Promotion – Marketing to Mums

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Article by Michelle Jay, Editorial Director of Bumps, Babies and Beyond Magazine    When money is tight, and budgets are stretched, particularly when you are just starting out, every penny counts, and marketing and promotional spend can seem like an expense you just can’t afford…a luxury that can wait till you are more established … [Read more...]

An Interview With…Tracy Griffin – Memory Maker Jars

Memory Maker Jars

Our latest interview is with Tracy, owner of Memory Maker Jars. Thank you Tracy for taking part in one of our interviews!  Grab a cuppa and enjoy reading about Tracy and her business...   Tell us a little bit about you and your business. When did you start and what made you decide to start your own business?    Hi, my name is … [Read more...]

Perfect pastels, fabulous florals or gilded gold – hot interior trends for Summer 2014

Summer Interior Trends

Article by Karen Spawton- owner of Freya Spawton Furniture Designs www.etsy.com/uk/shop/Freyafurnituredesign   As the sun comes out and with the annual spring-clean thankfully over, minds frequently turn to revamping one or many of our rooms in the home. With a wealth of trends on the high street it’s easy to fall into the design trap … [Read more...]

More Than Mummies Reviews…Thorntons Chocolates, Toffee and Fudge a Perfect Gift for Father’s Day

Thorntons Classic Collection Review

I think most people are familiar with Thorntons goodies, but Thorntons are now selling gift collections which give you a wonderful opportunity to try out more of their range of chocolates, toffees, fudge and other favourites. In the gift collection range there are various options to choose from, some even include chocolates especially for Dad with … [Read more...]

An Interview with…Wendy Murray – Little Buttons Boutique

Kite train outfit

Following the popularity of our spring interview series we have decided to make interviews with Mums in business a regular feature! We have had some fantastic feedback from our readers saying how inspiring they have found the posts as well as some wonderful feedback from the businesses featured telling us how it has brought new interest and … [Read more...]

Money Savvy Mummy

arty bird picture

Article by Sarah Freeman, www.withlove.uk.com   Starting up a business makes money tight and even more so when you are a mum with the added expense of children and all that comes with them. You have to make decisions which could make or break your financial situation. Deciding whether to go back to work after being on Maternity leave is … [Read more...]

More Than Mummies Reviews…South Hill Designs Locket

South Hill Designs Locket

South Hill Designs is brand new to the UK and I was very pleased to be asked by Kimberly Krejdovsky,  www.southhilldesigns.com/kimberlyk to review one of their products. Already extremely popular in the United States the concept behind South Hill is to create your own personalised jewellery and there is a wonderful range to choose from. The main … [Read more...]

An Interview with…Emma King – Empathy Holistics

Tailor-Made Mother's day Blend, so your mum feels pampered and treated on her special day in an individual and unique way!!

The interview today is with Emma King from Empathy Holistics, thank you to Emma for taking the time to answer our questions and we hope you enjoy reading our latest interview in our spring interview series .   Tell us a little bit about you and your business. When did you start and what made you decide to start your own business? Hi, … [Read more...]