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How to make a recycled monster

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How to make a recycled monster

How to make a recycled monster 1. Create your Pattern First you will need to create a pattern for your monster. Either draw one yourself or ask your children to draw you one. If you get your children to draw one you may have to adapt it by making it bigger or simplifying it. This picture shows how I adapted a drawing by one of my children (on the left) into a design I could use (shown on the right). Transfer your pattern to newspaper or dressmakers pattern paper. 2. Cut out and Sew Together If you are using a piece of fabric then fold it in...

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PR Toolkit & Media Requests

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PR Toolkit & Media Requests

Don’t write a press release until… you take a look at our PR Toolkit and see how it can help get your business media attention. As mums, we’re all incredibly busy juggling a business with the madness of family life, and the one thing that we tend to let lapse is writing press releases and getting our business media attention.   MumsClub Membership now offers a PR Toolkit membership option, that for a small monthly cost will provide you, not only access to media requests from journalists, along with contact details but also a...

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Free Tote Bags for new members

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Free Tote Bags for new members

Joined Premium yet?   If you’ve still not joined MumsClub as a Premium, now is a great time because we have a box of natural coloured tote bags to give away. But we’re also equipped to print onto them with long lasting, professional heat press vinyl. If you want one of these while they’re available, you need to be quick as they’re not hanging about…everyone in the office wants one for starters!   Get premium membership here   Sign up for premium and once they’re all accounted for we’ll invite you to...

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The elusive Sir Richard

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The elusive Sir Richard

Like so many before me, I tweeted Richard Branson. I noticed he’d posted on my birthday asking people to tweet him questions so obviously his #askrichard stream was pretty long. My tweet to him mentioned he’d asked the question on my birthday and wondered if he believed in the Law of Attraction. To my astonishment, he replied saying he did, that he believed one positive attitude attracts another. How exciting! But, let me take you back a few years and I’ll explain why this was particularly poignant for me… *insert back...

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Mumpreneur Magazine – Get your copy

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Mumpreneur Magazine – Get your copy

Get your copy of the latest Business Mum’s Journal, while stocks last.     Get your copy of the latest edition of our mumpreneur magazine packed with inspirational stories, how to guides, featuring your case studies and Lisa Suswain of Wagging Tails on the cover. Click below to order just £1.50...

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Be on the cover of our magazine!

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Be on the cover of our magazine!

Wanted: Your story for the COVER of The Business Mum’s Journal! Calling all premium members! This week’s big news is that the soon-to-go-to-press edition of The Business Mum’s Journal needs a cover story. We generally like to publish a mix of both high profile entrepreneurs and newer businesses who would benefit from a business boost from such a rare opportunity. Previously we’ve had Jacqueline Gold, Theo Paphitis, Cara Sayer, Keira O’Mara and more. Copies go into selected Mothercare stores as well as other family friendly outlets and...

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Want to meet Sir Richard?

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Want to meet Sir Richard?

Sir Richard Branson is looking for undiscovered talent, let’s help him find YOU! Virgin Media Pioneers have, launched the 2014 #pitch2rich competition, this is a superb opportunity for a new businesses to get to pitch their business ideas to Sir Richard. How cool is that? The year before last, MumsClubber Maria Albertsen won Sir Richard’s backing at pitch2rich and has since become a Virgin Media Pioneer, her business has gone from strength to strength. Last year, there was a lack of female entrants so we would simply love some...

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MumsClub Premium Testimonials

Posted by on Jan 23, 2014 in MumsClub News, PR and Media Alerts | 2 comments

MumsClub Premium Testimonials

Membership Testimonials From time to time we receive some lovely messages of support. These are all comments from our premium members who have found membership working for their businesses. It costs less than a Costa’s Coffee a week…which is more beneficial to your business? We love to hear from our members, so even if there’s something you don’t like, please tell us so we can fix it to ensure our premium remains the best business resource you could ever want 🙂       Samantha Quinn – Mumma Love Organics A big...

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Getting free media attention for your business

Posted by on Oct 23, 2013 in Business Tips & Hacks, Getting in the press, MumsClub News, PR and Media Alerts | 0 comments

Getting free media attention for your business

One of the most asked questions is how to get featured in the press. It’s the million dollar question, one that all successful businesses have mastered. The easiest way, if your budget will allow it, is to pay a PR company who already has a good working relationship with a list of contacts to do it for you. However, there are lessons to be learnt from the PR pro’s, and if you want to do it yourself here’s some tips to consider.  Elaine Griffiths, formerly the editor of Prima Baby gave us these tips for getting into...

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Free websites for start ups

Posted by on Sep 27, 2013 in Money Saving MumsClub, MumsClub News | 0 comments

Free websites for start ups

Free website set up for Start up members For one week only, all new premium members who are start up businesses will get a free website set up for them. Premium Membership costs just £60 per year or £7.50 a month and includes all of this: Regular media alerts and journalist requests posted in your private premium member only forums web hosting (could be used for your main website or for a supporting site) with free email addresses Tweeting support – we’ll tweet for you and send thank you for following automatic messages A listing...

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