Letters from Santa (sponsored post)

October 16, 2012 in Mums tips

It might seem early, but the Mums on the Blog team have already turned their attention to Christmas. Yes, it’s only October, but this time we have a birthday twist.

Is your child a budding artist? Hallmark launches Sketch Santa contest

October 3, 2012 in Life

Daybreak, ASDA and Hallmark are calling on the nation’s 6-16 year olds to create a special Christmas artwork that will feature in a charity greetings card pack alongside the work of celebrities including Tulisa, The Saturdays, Matthew Wolfenden and Daybreak presenters Lorraine Kelly and Aled Jones.

Last minute Christmas gift guide

December 21, 2011 in Latest, Mums tips

Been totally rubbish at getting organised for Christmas? Yup, us too. Here are some ideas for last minute pressies.

Baby’s first Christmas

December 16, 2011 in Mums tips

Christmas. Love it or hate it, it’s a time of year for family. And few Christmases are more special that the first with a new baby. Faith gears up for a very special December 25th.

Guest Post: Christmas fun – Letters to Santa and his replies

December 24, 2010 in Latest

Image by liangjinjian via Flickr Note from the Ed. We all assume that Santa is happy and Jolly… but what if he isn’t? Humor writer Suzan St Maur shows the [...]

Is Santa real? (Guest post from Angie)

December 24, 2010 in Latest, Life

Every year I hear people spouting “Christmas is for kids” and yes while I agree with the statement, Christmas is for us grown ups as well. While we are on [...]

Has the internet spoilt Christmas?

December 23, 2010 in Latest, Life

The past couple of years I have done all my Christmas shopping online. I have processed them through a big order like a little Christmas machine, which in theory should [...]

Fun-fillers for Christmas Kids…. day 2

December 21, 2010 in Kids tips, Latest, Mums tips

OK, so hopefully the birds are all happy with their fat balls from yesterday. So, what to do with the little folk today? Well, if like me you’re snowed in, [...]

Christmas Fun-Fillers for Kids

December 20, 2010 in Kids tips, Latest, Mums tips

So as the school holidays commence, especially at this time of year, it can be even more difficult to find things to do with the kids. So here at MumsontheBlog [...]

Snow snow snow

December 17, 2010 in Latest, Life

I think snow is like Marmite you either love it or hate it and I love it.   For some reason it just seems to bring the child out in me, [...]