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Brilliant Blog Posts 7th January 2016

Welcome back bloggers and Happy New Year! I took a whole 2 weeks off and have returned feeling refreshed and ready to take on 2016!
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Brilliant Blog Posts 3rd December 2015

Hey folks, welcome back to the busiest linky in town (probably)! This week, I'm sharing a post on the 'slasher' career, no relation to horror movies I promise, this is simply a term which relates to those with several simultaneous jobs-no doubt many of ...
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Going to Jamaica with Beaches Resorts

Tomorrow we will be heading off to London before we embark on a family press holiday to Jamaica with Beaches Resorts. We'll be staying at the luxury Ocho Rios resort and can't wait to discover a country we've never been to before.
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5 Blogging Rules to Break

Rules, rules, rules. I get it, many, many rules when it comes to creativity, be it screenwriting to blogging and beyond, are incredibly useful for insight, guidance and inspiration but rules, my friends were made to be broken.
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Brilliant Blog Posts 2nd April 2015

Welcome back to #Brilliantblogposts, I am literally BOWLED over by the posts linked up last week with a whopping ....-WOW! This week I'm linking up the brilliant and hilarious Dave of DADventurer's post on Tips For Surviving A Wedding With A Baby. I'm linking up with My Weekend in Pictures-Including Hanging Out With Mr Bloom. Mr Swoon didn't disappoint, ayup tiddlers, it's a good 'un of a post.

Be Your Own Best Publicist

I've worked with a Publicist for a while to help me with the load as my blogging business is rapidly expanding but I've always believed and practised promoting my own work whether that was filmmaking, my journalistic work to right now, as a full time professional blogger.
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Brilliant Blog Posts 5th March 2015

Yay for another week of #brilliantblogposts- we had a whopping 191 posts link up last week so thank you all for your continued support and love for this blog linky. This week I'm sharing a wonderful weekend retreat this family had last weekend in the Yorkshire countryside not far from where we live. We even made a little film while we were there.
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Brilliant Blog Posts 26th February 2015

Welcome back to another week of #brilliantblogposts! I hope you've all had a lovely half term, my kids were either in love with one another or trying to kill each other. Good times.
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Wonderful Women Interview with Fashion Photographer Holly McGlynn

Holly McGlynn is a Dublin-born, London-living fashion photographer. A graduate from the prestigious Goldsmiths, University of London (where I also received my BA and MA from), she was nominated for the Irish Fashion Photographer of the Year 2014 and 2015.
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Brilliant Blog Posts 22nd January 2015

Welcome back to #brilliantblogposts people (these weeks are flying aren't they?!). This week is rather exciting for me as I'm linking up a new series I launched just yesterday 'Who's the Daddy' that will be monthly feature, or possibly more frequent due to the HUGE interest, showcasing and celebrating the work of a different Daddy blogger each week. Here, contributors will share their perspective on parenting and anything else they fancy. John of Dad Blog UK writes about the pressure he feels at the school gates to look good. Read it HERE.
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Who’s The Daddy-With John Adams of Dad Blog UK

Welcome to my new monthly feature-Who's The Daddy! A huge fan of blogs penned by fathers, I wanted to showcase the rich, insightful and damn right captivating male bloggers who share their point of view on all things parenting and beyond, right here on my blog, once a month with a guest post from each contributor. I'll be tweeting about it using the hashtag #whosthedaddy too if you want to get involved!
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Brilliant Blog Posts 15th January 2015

Welcome back bloggers to another #brilliantblogposts linky. Last week was a record breaker of a week for this linky with a whopping 149 linked up posts-thanks so much to you all for your support and making this such a success! I love reading all the incredible posts each week from laugh out loud funny pieces to the utterly moving and down right inspiring. I welcome all bloggers, across any genre and all posts you simply deem brilliant from food to fashion, politics and beyond.
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Win Dolphin Tale 2 Goodies

Huge fans of the first film, Dolphin Tale (the touching story of the bond between a boy and a dolphin Winter, whose tail was lost in a crab trap), we simply can't wait to watch Dolphin Tale 2 this half term.
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My Top 10 Blog Camp Blogging Tips

It was an honour to be asked to speak on two panels about my professional blogging career this weekend at the Tots100 Blog Camp in Birmingham and share what I know. It was fabulous to meet so many of you and I'm so glad with the feedback that my sessions informed and inspired so many of you. For those who couldn't make the brilliant event (I hope you can book the next one), I wanted to share 10 of my top blogging tips from my sessions.
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Blogging Tips

Yes I'm a full time professional blogger but I'm always learning. Some refer to me as an expert but this is an ever-changing, exciting brave new world so not sure about that but let me tell you, parenting bloggers are HUGELY influential game-changers.