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Rebecca Reviews: Afternoon Tea at Patisserie Valerie

We are often asked on Mum to Mum: Where do you recommend for a nice afternoon tea in Milton Keynes?  So when Patisserie Valerie asked us to visit their new cafe in the centre:mk we jumped at the chance to have our weekly meeting with a lovely afternoon treat. Brilliant value, excellent service and clotted cream scones – five stars for: If you’re looking for somewhere to have afternoon tea with the […]

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The Cross Keys – SME Bucks Pub of the Year 2018

The Mum to Mum team were delighted to be finalists at the SME Business Awards (Bucks) 2018 last week. There were lots of fab local businesses being recognised in the awards categories, but this was one of the standouts: The Cross Keys in Woolstone, who were winners of the Best Pub Award, and runners-up for the Best Restaurant Award– and we think that this is somewhere that our Mum to Mum […]

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Precious Moments Maternity fashion show comes to Milton Keynes this September

Mum to Mum is thrilled to be working with Precious Moments Maternity fashion show this September. Everything a new parent needs all under the amazing roof of the Arena MK. Our Early Bird tickets have been released and you can quote: MUM2MUM20 to claim your spot! Would you like a showbiz Gender Reveal Party or Baby Shower at the event? You name it the event is going to be filled with celebrations and […]

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Easter Holiday Clubs in Milton Keynes

Link to our list of What’s On over Easter: https://miltonkeynesmums.co.uk/2018/03/15/whats-on-easter-holidays/ Buzzers Academy Our School Holiday & Half-Term Academies are aimed at children aged 5 to 12 years and are tailored to suit all sporting interests and abilities. Each day of our Academies are tailored to ensure maximum participation in a FUN and SAFE environment. Our staff will ensure that all children make new friends, try something new each day and have their say on the Academy day-to-day activities. For […]

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What’s On: #Easter Holidays

Here’s what’s on during the school holidays, in and around MK. If we’ve missed any, please let us know! We also have a list of Holiday Camps and Clubs @ miltonkeynesmums.co.uk/2018/03/15/easter-holiday-clubs-in-milton-keynes List of MK Play Association locations, throughout the Easter holidays @ MK Play Association Saturday 17th March Emily’s Star Easter Craft Fair, Millmead Hall, Wolverton Mum2Mum Market Nearly New Sale, Ousedale School, Newport Pagnell Saturday 24th March Rock Painting, Home and Garden […]

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Free Distance Learning Courses with @MKCollege

Milton Keynes College are offering a range of free* Distance Learning courses that can help you begin or progress within your career. All courses are accredited to NCFE/CACHE Level 2 and can be studied online around your current commitments. Some examples of the courses on offer are as follows:  Certificate in Understanding Autism Are you interested in working with adults or children across the autism spectrum? Or maybe you have […]

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A World of Magical Story Telling, Imagination and Creativity with @TelltaleTots

TelltaleTots: step into a wonderful world of storytelling, crafting, music making, playing and exploring This is a baby and toddler activity like you have never tried before. Created by children’s writer and local mum Kirstie Watson, each session is themed around an original story: enter magical, interactive worlds with your little one, and then take your own unique “tale” home with you! When you arrive, your Tot can dive straight […]

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Chicken Pox doing the rounds again. Thanks @wikiHow for this #TopTip

How to Relieve Itching from the Chicken Pox with Oats Oatmeal has been used for centuries as a soothing agent and home remedy for itchy skin, rashes, insect bites, poison ivy, and shingles. It has properties that not only moisturize skin but can act as an emollient and improve dry skin. Parents will be glad to know that it soothes chickenpox, as well. A homemade oatmeal bath can reduce your […]

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February at @360playmk like on #Facebook or #Twitter to hear about their special offers first!

Half term is approaching & 360 Play MK is the place to be! They are open a little later over February half term for extra play time! Visit Monday – Saturday 9.30 am – 6.00pm Sunday 9.30am – 5.30 pm. “Come and join us for active, creative and imaginary play – whatever the weather!”   February Flash Sale! Follow them on social media today to see the special offers as they […]

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Interested in earning an income as a Freelance Recruiter? #Recruitment #MondayMotivation

Mum to Mum loves new opportunities! Especially those that allow you to use your skill set to be freelance to fit around your family. Introducing Reecru @ reecru.co.uk FREELANCE RECRUITER opportunities across the UK Reecru is a platform that connects Employers with Freelance Recruiters. Hoping to change the dynamics of the Recruitment industry by encouraging industry professionals to get involved in the recruitment process. With the help of industry professionals we […]

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So I was on the radio… @Secklow1055fm #Mum’sLifeRadioShow with Hannah Armitage #radiopresenter #businesstalk #TalkShowHost #Entrepreneur hear about Mum to Mum 2018 / 2019 here!

About Hannah @ Mums Life Radio Show Hannah Armitage is an AWESOME local freelance radio presenter. In March 2017 she teamed up with Secklow 105.5 FM and started her own radio show and blog called Mum’s Life. Have a listen to the show on the link below… Click here to tune in! https://www.hannaharmitage.com/mumsliferadioshow Mum’s Life is about building a mum community, talking about everything we face, even things people don’t […]

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Booked a Holiday? Five things you should do sooner rather than later… #TuesdayThoughts #Holiday #TravelTuesday @MartinSLewis @BrilliantRuth

Martin Lewis, Money Saving Expert, shares his top five Must-Dos now you’ve got that holiday booked… And if you haven’t booked one yet, have a chat with our Mum to Mum Holiday Expert, Ruth at Brilliant Travel Quote #MumtoMum and you may also be entitled to a group discount too! https://www.brilliant-ruth.co.uk Here’s what Martin has to say – link to the full article here: Martin Lewis MSE website  Booked a 2018 holiday? […]

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School Applications Deadline – Monday 15 January at midnight #schools

If your child is due to start school for the first time in September this year, or due to leave their infant school and move to a junior or middle school, the deadline for applications is looming – midnight on Monday 15 January.  It’s really important to get the application in on time, as there is no guarantee of a place at your preferred school if it’s late. MK Council’s […]

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Is your child on #Instagram or #Snapchat do you have access? Do you know what they are doing? If not you must check now! #Bullying #SexualImages #TakeAction #StaySafeOnline

It’s the moment many parents dread – the point at which their child’s requests for a mobile phone can no longer be ignored. In the past it used to be that moving up to secondary school at the age of 11 was the trigger, but it seems now that many primary school kids are just as likely to be “phoned up”. However, once most have the phone they want to […]

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Great feature in @CelebrateMK this month. New Website #News #MumtoMum

As featured in: celebratemk.co.uk/2018 Sam Poole, whose Mum to Mum MK Facebook group now has 11,500 members, is replacing her well-known Milton Keynes Mums blog with a brand new website called Mum to Mum UK. All of the current content will be migrated over and some exciting new features added. Sam explained: “The new website has been a huge investment but we have worked really hard on a new weekly calendar […]

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Newborn Fine Art Photography Model Opportunity @AbigailSPhoto

Are you due to give birth in January or February – and would you love to own some beautiful, artistic photographs of your brand new bundle? If so, Abigail Stewart Photography would like to hear from you. Abigail Stewart is a Fine Art Photographer working with expectant mothers, newborns and babies, to produce timeless images for families to cherish for generations. She has just opened her new, custom-built studio at her […]

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#Divorce A tough subject to talk about but sadly it happens… You are not on your own #DivorceCoach #Mediation #Custody #LifeLessons #MyStory

More relationships break down in January than at other times of the year. This phenomenon has led to the first working Monday in January being dubbed ‘Divorce Day’ by the media.  If you’ve bottled things up over Christmas and have been putting on a brave for the sake of your children, family or friends, then the earliest opportunity to do something about your broken relationship may well be the first […]

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Whatever you’re going through, call us free any time, from any phone on 116 123 free @samaritans

After a few posts this week about anxiety, depression and with Christmas around the corner, we wanted to share some stories from the Samaritans… LINDA’S STORY @ www.samaritans.org Linda called Samaritans for the first time after the death of her husband of 26 years, Brian Hudson. At the same time, Linda was undergoing treatment for breast cancer. It was an incredibly difficult time. HELEN’S STORY @ www.samaritans.org Helen, 23, from Solihull, West […]

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Our Frequently asked questions #BeachDay #PassportPhotos #CakeMaker #WhatsOnToday #SnackIdeas #SwimmingLessons #Groups #HospitalBag #Dummy #Reviews #PartyTime #TopTwenty

Our One Page Quick Links @ Mum to Mum Milton Keynes Top 20 Passport photos @ Recommendations Blog Post Packing your Hospital Bag #NewBaby @ What to pack ideas post  Snack & Lunchbox ideas @ Top Snack Tips Clothes donations including school uniforms @ MK Storehouse and partners blog post Help with Bedwetting @ Top Tips and support post Feeling down or Isolated @ Links to support you post Bullying support @ miltonkeynesmums.co.uk/bullying Mum to Mum for […]

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#Relocating2 to #MiltonKeynes

Relocating to Milton Keynes – Member stories We wanted quality family life all together, and when we settled on Milton Keynes as the place to find it, we never imagined just how much more is on offer here. For ten years, my husband Andy had been working every other week in Stockley Park at Heathrow, and driving five hours home to North Yorkshire at the end of it. North Yorkshire […]

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