The Honest Mum® Blog
Welcome to Honest Mum®, my lifestyle and parenting blog with large audiences in the UK, US, Australia and Europe.
My multi-award winning site peaks at 80k monthly page views and my reach across here and social media is between 1-3 million a month. In 2019, I won Best Baby and Parenting Blog at the UK Blog Awards and Inspirational Role Model at the MPower Awards.
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Get In Touch
My literary agent is Jo Bell of Bell Lomax Moreton Agency Ltd. You can contact Bell here: Jobell@bell-lomax.co.uk
You can download my media kit here (1.4MB, two pages):
As an #1 bestselling author, blogger/vlogger, award-winning TV director and filmmaker, TV presenter, teacher/ lecturer and former magazine editor, I regularly collaborate with brands on tailored content, editorial shoots, freelance writing, modelling, event hosting, lectures and panel discussions, as well as ambassadorial and consultancy work. I can also direct, produce, film and edit as well as appear in campaign films.
I have spoken about female entrepreneurship and maternal mental health respectively at the House of Commons and I spoke at the Government Equalities Office stakeholder forum on gender equality and economic empowerment, contributing to a strategy proposal which is being reviewed by the government.
I was honoured to be photographed by world-renowned photographer Rankin recently for a global campaign, book and exhibition celebrating maternal love.
My debut book: MUMBOSS became a bestseller when it was published by Piatkus/Little Brown/Hachette in May 2018. It can be ordered HERE. The book was also listed in the top 10 business books written by women in the Independent.
…My family and I live in Windsor, Berkshire and I’m passionate about family-life, food, tech, travel, film, fashion and beauty.
I’m honoured to have been Jet2.com and Jet2holidays‘ first ever official digital ambassador which made UK history.
I often pop up on TV as a presenter and/or expert and have featured on BBC World News, BBC News, ITV’s This Morning, Good Morning Britain, BBC Breakfast, Lorraine, Channel 5 News and SKY News.
I love the buzz of live TV!
Below is my TV and campaign showreel:
Thanks to this blog, I feel honoured to have collaborated with creative geniuses spanning Jamie Oliver, Westlife, Brad Bird, Ava DuVernay, James Martin, Aldo Zilli and the late Antonio Carluccio OBE.
I’m committed to using my platform to help others and I am an ambassador for Concern Worldwide UK (2019) and previous work includes being an ambassador for Sport Relief in 2016 and making a charity visit to Harmony (an inclusive choir) for Comic Relief in 2017.
When it comes to campaigns, clients have included Google, Yahoo, Vodafone, Nokia, Huawai, Coca Cola, SKODA UK, Land Rover, Philips, Net-A-Porter, Selfridges, Boots, NIVEA UK, bareMinerals UK, Boots, and Superdrug amongst others.
Following my career as an award winning filmmaker and TV Director, we often attend film premieres, film festivals and special events, regularly reviewing movies and interviewing cast and crew at film junkets.
I interviewed Kim Cattrall recently and attended a Q & A with Mindy Kaling, Reece Witherspoon, Oprah, Storm Reid and Ava DuVernay. The latter ladies, I also interviewed.
I often speak about my blogging career on book tour dates, at events and on panels. I spoke about building a personal brand at Marie Claire’s Future Shapers Live as well as BritMums Live, and on a panel at The Internet Advertising Bureau.
I was the co-founder of ‘Passion into Pounds’ in association with the British Library with Jessica Huie MBE which offered insight and candid advice on how to turn your passion into pounds and work on your own terms. These events have trended on Twitter and reached thousands of entrepreneurial women over the years.
Below are some of the places I have featured on/written for: