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Social Media Use Amongst Kids – Is It Healthy?

Social Media Use Amongst Kids – Is It Healthy?

Over the past few years, the world has been swept away with social media. As we become knowledge rich but time poor I think it’s evident that the vast majority of us are guilty of allowing it to play a key part in our day-to-day lives. This story is also becoming true for our children but is this healthy or should we start to be concerned? Do we need to protect our children or should we allow them to explore the world through their devices? Read on for a helpful guide that will help you gain a better understanding of the pros, cons and risks associated with social media use amongst children. VIEW the POST

#Win an iPad Air every week with Ready, Steady, Change!

#Win an iPad Air every week with Ready, Steady, Change!

Did you know on the Sudocrem Facebook page at the moment you can enter a fantastic competition to win big, including an iPad air. You could also win money off vouchers and have a bit of fun in the process. Test your metal and see how quickly you can complete Ready, Steady, Change! Sudocrem’s latest (and biggest) competition! My first time was 93 seconds, I of course will be playing again tomorrow. VIEW the POST

BritMums Live 2013 – My "remote" experiences

BritMums Live 2013 – My "remote" experiences

Unfortunately I couldn't make BritMums Live this year, the venue looked amazing, the bloggers attending I desperately wanted to meet - but the fact I didn't attend, didn't stop me from being "involved". BritMums streamed the main parts from their website, they had a Ustream link set up which meant I could sit and watch it from my iPad. Many of the talks were tweeted about and the Social Media talk from @MummyBarrow and @MammasaurusBlog meant I could tweet my questions and get involved that way - well it wouldn't be a social media talk if it didn't focus on the social media! I spent the whole time checking my Twitter feed, Facebook news page and getting updates from @MummyBird direct to my phone - she did text me at one point to say lots of people were asking after me. I have to admit that only made me want to be ...

The Colief “Comfy Cribs” competition

**CLOSED** Colief is embarking on a mission to find the best dressed nurseries across the UK in a competition called ‘Comfy Cribs’. To enter, you simply submit a photograph of your little ones nursery to the Colief Facebook page (www.facebook.com/ColiefUKIE) before 6th August and you could win one of three £500 Mothercare vouchers and have your design promoted as the best in the land across the media. The categories opened to the judges are: Best boys crib, best girls crib and most creative crib. It’s a really nice competition that focuses on inspiring other mums and dads across the UK and Ireland to make the most out of their child’s nurseries, so if you’re also able to share it on your blog, Facebook or Twitter please do let me know. Isla’s crib is just a basic little girlie design at the moment, but this competition has definitely inspired me to…