20% off Children’s Winter Boots at CooShoo Kings Heath

Absolutely love this store some of my favourite brands stocked including bobux and Live and Luca!  Fab if your looking for something different to what's on the high street. Want more choice of children’s footwear? Cooshoo offers quality children’s footwear, clothing and accessories on-line … [Read More...]


Blog post of the week! Brummymummyof2: The Don’t Beat Yourself Up Guide to Childcare

New for 2015! Each week we'll be featuring our favourite blogs from local bloggers, covering crafts, cakes, community and classes and here … [Read More...]

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Room on the broom flies into Birmingham!

And we have a family ticket up for grabs - competition details can be found below! Tall Stories in association with Kenny Wax Ltd … [Read More...]


Take part in research at Think Tank this February half term

Thinktank  are committed to contributing to and supporting research lead by local Universities. One group that  have been welcomed back … [Read More...]


Award Winning Baby Sensory Classes in and around Birmingham City Centre

Babies learn more in the first year of life than at any other time. Never again will there be such an extraordinary pace of development. … [Read More...]



Introducing the Mums in the Know Awards 2015! The MITK Awards offer the chance for the best of our local businesses to be honoured in a … [Read More...]


Aha! Oho! A trail in the snow! A gruffalo’s Child comes to a Forest near you

Enjoy the newest Gruffalo instalment: self-led Gruffalo's Child trails! Build a nest, search for tracks and collect natural items to make a work of art. Pick up an activity pack, which includes a collecting bag, activity leaflet, pencil and sticker for only £2. We visited Cannock Chase in the … [Read More...]


BREAKING NEWS: Coronation Street’s Anne Kirkbride – who played Deidre Barlow – dies aged 60

An ITV spokesman said: 'It is with great sadness that David Beckett has confirmed tonight that his beloved wife and Coronation Street actress Anne Kirkbride has passed away peacefully in a Manchester hospital after a short illness. 'David and the programme's cast and crew are heartbroken and … [Read More...]


Drayton Manor Competition for MITK Birmingham Readers

Drayton Manor Theme Park has teamed up with Mums in the Know to offer readers the chance to win a family pass to visit the Staffordshire based attraction during February half term or one of its Fantastic Family Weekends. From Saturday 14th to Sunday 22nd February 2015, Drayton Manor will open … [Read More...]

The Tiger Who Came to Tea – MITK Sutton Coldfield review

For many months now ‘The Tiger Who Came to Tea’ has been THE bedtime story book for my two year old. I decided to purchase a hard back version because she had already ripped some pages out of my eldest’s paper back version. She sleeps with the book every night after the story has been read … [Read More...]


The Laughing Sole Comedy for Kids – Free Family Ticket for this weekend!

An exciting regular club where the laughs are loud and shared across all ages! Compered by Mrs Barbara Nice, our comedy club is specifically for children and their families, bringing together some of the best acts on the circuit performing family friendly jokes. Come, join the fun and bring your … [Read More...]



Christmas is all about magic and memory making, which is why spotting the International Space Station (or to excited little believers, Santa’s wondrous sleigh) has become a popular festive activity for families in recent years.   From now up until Christmas there will be plenty of … [Read More...]


Drayton Manor promises a magical Christmas after extending its opening

Drayton Manor Theme Park, Staffordshire, is opening its Magical Christmas event for an extra day this Thursday 18th December to try and help accommodate families that had planned a festive day out to the nearby Magical Journey, which has recently announced its closure nine days early. The … [Read More...]


Dramatic news just in from The Magical Journey at The Belfry

We are really sorry to have to tell you this, but as of tomorrow (Tuesday 16th December 2014) The Magical Journey, based at The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield, will no longer be in operation. We are truly sorry. After all we’ve been through having to shutdown in the final week is devastating. … [Read More...]

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