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A Little Heads Up

Needs must and this is a need. Otherwise I wouldn't mention Christmas (!) in September. However, last night I was doing a little research into what shows there are on for kids at the moment, thinking the theatres won't have listings beyond half term…

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When It Rains, It Pours

Today, I am talking light weight, throw on, colourful and waterproof. The humble rain mac. It can be left crumpled in the boot and still has the ability to make you look pulled together when thrown on and zipped up. Buy a size…

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What To Do Once You Have Exhausted Your Network…

Having started a sideline to The London Mummy in the last 6 months, it has been so interesting to be on the other side. With The London Mummy, I am the publisher /editor and basically get to choose what goes in and what doesn't.…

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Jumpers With a Twist

The first thing you see after a jacket and shoes is what's on your top half. The school run staple seems to be a cashmere jumper with a little colourful detail on it. Marks and Spencer has got wind of this trend and rolled…

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How To Find and Keep a Good Au Pair

This post has been on the tip of my tongue for so long. Having had 6 au pairs in 8 years, I now what I like and think I know what to look for. We pioneered the way amongst our contemporaries with having…

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Pop Up featuring Familiar

The British market is not an easy market to crack, especially when it comes to baby and children's clothes. However, one that has the UK in its grasp is Familiar, a popular Japanese brand famed for it's high quality any clothes. Any mother with…

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A Night at The Palace

On Monday evening, I was invited to the relaunch of Issa London with House of Fraser at Kensington Palace. Issa may ring a bell as caused a huge stir when Kate wore it for her official engagement photos. After a few years out of…

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School Run Style : Star Trainers

One way to finish off an outfit you threw on in the dark and before coffee is with some star trainers. There are quite a few around at the moment but I don't see that many people in them - so now is a…