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

As a fan of @StaceySolomon and @loosewomen I am sad to hear Stacey is being #trolled again! However we have an exciting solution @DandiPatch #Entrepreneur @ESparkGlobal

The Sun Newspaper Reports @ www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/ STACEY Solomon has hit back at trolls who criticised her for bearing her dark armpit sweat patches during the latest episode of Loose Women. Stacey said: “I’m a normal human who perspires!” Mum to Mum UK says: “Well said Stacey!” I absolutely love Stacey and the way she handles the ‘haters’, from body shaming to sweat patches she always handles it with laughter and dignity. […]

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Get your tickets for carols with the Rev Richard Coles – all for #charity #Nepal #Christmas

There’s a special opportunity to get that truly festive feeling this year, led by the Strictly Come Dancing vicar himself – the Rev Richard Coles! – all to raise money for a wonderful cause. On 13 December at 7:30pm, St Mary’s Church in Finedon, near Wellingborough, will host a carol concert to really get the Christmas season going – with delicious mince pies, and festive mulled wine, it’s set to […]

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Win the chance to plant MK’s 50th birthday tree #MK50 #competition

If you have a child up to the age of 14, they are in with a chance to be a part of Milton Keynes’ history, with MK50 Trees. As part of this year’s birthday celebrations for Milton Keynes reaching the big 5-0, David Lock Associates (Town Planners and Urban Designers) have created a website dedicated to the beautiful trees all over the borough; and they have opened a competition for a child to to plant a […]

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Should I get my child vaccinated? #flu #vaccination

It’s flu vaccination season – and it’s currently offered free on the NHS for: children aged two and three on August 31 2017 – that is, children born between September 1 2013 and August 31 2015 children in reception class and school years one, two, three and four in some parts of the country, all primary school-aged children will be offered the vaccine (following a pilot in some areas) children aged 2 to 17 with long-term health conditions Read more @ www.nhs.uk/vaccinations/child-flu-vaccine Vaccination is ALWAYS […]

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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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Christmas Fairs, Markets, Parties and Community Events #Christmas #vintage #supportlocal #handmade #parties #events

All the Christmas craft fairs, markets and festive community events we can find, in and around MK this year…tell us if we’ve missed yours! Friday 15 December Every day from 15th – 23rd December from 10am to 6pm.  See this link for full details @ Booking info here Cha Char Chimps Christmas Parties: Brooklands, Potterspury, Newton Leys Coca-Cola Truck outside Xscape, 11am-7pm Saturday 16 December Bletchley to Bedford Santa Special Trains […]

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Why every child should learn to code @gocodeacademy – Teaching 6 to 18 years to build #websites #games and #apps #NextGenerationOfCoders 2020

“Anyone can learn to code. In a few hours you can pick up the basic skills and in a few weeks you will be able to build useful applications and websites.” “There are currently around 1.5 million jobs in the UK’s digital sector, 400,000 of which involve coding. It is estimated that there will be 100,000 new coding jobs by 2020, as technology such as artificial intelligence and machine learning […]

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The Best Little Panto in MK…has moved @ #TheVenue #MiltonKeynes www.thevenuemk.com

For many years, the citizens of Milton Keynes have eagerly anticipated the start of panto season, for we are truly spoiled. Not only do we have the opportunity to visit Milton Keynes theatre, and see some noted celebrities cavort for our entertainment; but we can also choose to dazzle our senses with the sights, sounds and sweet-throwing of the evergreen, ever-popular and always sold-out Best Little Panto in MK – […]

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2017 #Bonfire and #Fireworks Displays on 11th & 12th November

Fireworks displays for the season in and around Milton Keynes (scroll down for displays in the wider Buckinghamshire area)… Saturday 11th November Old Stratford Fireworks: 17:30 – 19:30. £2.50 entry fee (proceeds to the parish council) – all other funds raised from mulled wine, hot drinks and BBQ food go to Old Stratford Preschool.  Sunday 12th November The Henry Allen Trust – THAT Firework Spectacular Fireworks in Buckinghamshire Our friends […]

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Loving @luckyorangepant as a mum of 2 and on my own…Feeling the responsibility today #FridayFeeling I am the keeper…

Every now and then I read an article and it hits my heart hard, she read my mind, she knows how I feel and I really am not alone in my thoughts…                  @ Facebook I am the keeper I am the keeper of schedules. Of practices, games, and lessons. Of projects, parties, and dinners. Of appointments and homework assignments. Sam: I hate cooking […]

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