Mum to Mum Milton Keynes

From 20 mums in Milton Keynes to over 11,500 Facebook members & 5,400 Blog followers. We have raised £5,231 so far with #PayItForward #Community #Awareness #Inspiration #Local Life #Business

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Come and see The View at the Water’s Edge #wedding #event #party #nightout #brunch

On the edge of Milton Keynes nestles a beautiful hidden gem – The View at the Water’s Edge. With outstanding views across Linford Lakes and set amongst unspoiled countryside, this newly-launched bar and function room is a unique venue for your special day – or night out. The space is versatile, relaxing and welcoming. Tempting brunch (including a bottomless Prosecco option!) and Sunday lunch menus have just been launched (see […]

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Looking for a host family…#exchange #Bolivia @educatius_org

  Can you help? Educatius is an organisation which co-ordinates a high school cultural exchange programme for international students. They have a 16 year old female student coming from Bolivia in January 2018 who is going to study at the Akeley Wood School in Buckingham until June 2018.  Could you be her host family? You would receive £500 per calendar month she is with you. If you think you can help, […]

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It’s #Christmas! All our #MumtoMum Christmas links in one place

All of our lovely Christmas links in one place! Movies, books, days out and places to visit Father Christmas, Christmas Eve Boxes, Elf on the Shelf, holiday clubs – it’s all here: Places to Visit Christmas Fairs, Events and Parties Where to Visit Santa in MK and beyond Carols for Charity with Rev Richard Coles Milton Keynes Churches and Carol Services Christmas at Waddesdon Manor Rebecca Reviews @LaplandUK Every day […]

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Rebecca Reviews @LaplandUK ‏#LaplandUK #ItsTrue #MumtoMum

LaplandUK: It’s TRUE That’s the slogan…and after our day out there in late November, I believe it too. If you have heard of this wonderful place, you may know that it’s near Ascot, in Berkshire; you may have heard that it’s very expensive, and the festive day of choice for celebrities such as Elton John, and the Beckhams; and you may be wondering how something  so expensive – especially at […]

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Favourite #Christmas kids’ books – as chosen by our members!

Do you need some festive bedtime story inspiration – or perhaps you’re doing the popular advent calendar of books idea? The Christmas season is not short of books for children, and there’s so much choice – so here are some of the best, as nominated by our group members: The Jolly Christmas Postman – Allan Ahlberg Father Christmas Needs a Wee – Nicholas Allen The Polar Bear Who Saved Christmas […]

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#Christmas @WaddesdonManor – stunning lights, tastes and festive tingles

Christmas 2017 at Waddesdon Manor: 11 November 2017 – 2 January 2018 (markets run from 15 November – 10 December). If you’re not yet feeling the festive tingles, then get yourself over to Waddesdon Manor and “prepare to be dazzled.” “We went after the sun had gone down and it was magical, if you can make sure you take the kiddies down there once it’s dark (not too bad now […]

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Stop feeling guilty! Being a working mother does NOT damage your child’s school grades, say scientists @MailOnline @BountyUK

Thou shalt tell guilt to ‘do one’ Women go to great lengths to ensure they combine their careers with their children’s developmental needs. Research found that mothers manage to combine their careers with careful consideration of their children’s development…But why do we still feel guilty? Whether you’re already a working mum or considering going back to work – here’s our golden rules for happier work-life balance… From letting go of guilt […]

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The story of a Friendship and the amazing community that is Mum to Mum #MiltonKeynes #Wedding #Vows #Support #Memories #Love @MKmums2015

In Case You Missed It – the very special vows renewal for a very special bride, and how our community made us proud.  Every day there are dozens of posts looking for recommendations on our Mum to Mum Facebook group – but the one posted by Rebecca in August this year was special. It was about her friend, Vicky – a former member of the Royal Navy, and mum to two girls. […]

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She Never Sits Down… gender imbalance in the home, especially when both partners work

Do you find that even when both of you work, the majority of the domestic workload falls to the woman in the partnership? And if the man does some of the jobs which normally fall to the woman, your first instinct is to say “thank you”? An interesting article here about addressing the balance of the chores that everyone is responsible for: http://www.feminicity.co.uk/she-never-sits-down/ Feminicity was started by Amanda and Christine to “help […]

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