Bringing Up Brits

Mum’s Day UK

Mum’s Day UK

Wishing all mums here in the UK and overseas a very Happy Mothering Sunday! I feel bad this year actually because before I realized it was Mother’s Day I had organized my daughter’s 13th birthday celebration to be on the same day. So I’m the reason her friend’s mother will be without her only child […]

Happy Mother’s Day to American Moms

Happy Mother’s Day to American Moms

I’m not a Mom, I’m a Mum. But I am from America and my own mother is a Mom. So happy Mother’s Day to my Mom and to all Moms today whether you are in the States or elsewhere! Have a wonderful day! I’ve already celebrated Mother’s Day here in England back in March, although […]

Giving back

Giving back

As I am now in my early forties approaching middle age (cringing-am I really middle aged?!!) I feel it’s my turn to give back. I have always supported charities and made donations to charitable organisations, sponsored children and given regularly financially and we also sponsor endangered animals as well and we go to charity events […]

Happy UK Mother’s Day

Happy UK Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to all you mums, moms, mamas, mummys, madres and mothers around the world. I know mother’s day, or Mothering Sunday is on a different date in the States – but I’m still wishing you a happy UK mother’s day! Today we are taking our almost 3 year old out to Drusialls for […]

A perfect gift for Mother’s Day

A perfect gift for Mother’s Day

In Britain, Mother’s Day is on the fourth Sunday of Lent and is often referred to as ‘Mothering Sunday’. It’s a special day to honour and recognise mothers – our love, commitment and hard work for our children and families. Mums often get taken out to lunch, for a family day out or are treated […]