Meet Arthur, He lives at Two Oaks Pony Sanctuary in Northchurch

 Hello everyone, My names Arthur and I live at Two Oaks Pony Sanctuary in Northchurch, Berkhamsted. Me and all my friends at Two Oaks have been rescued from various conditions and the volunteers work really hard to make sure we are healthy and happy. We would really love to meet with you all! … [Read More...]


FootGolf  – have you tried one of the fastest growing sports in the UK?

FootGolf is the new sport taking the country by storm…and now it has come to golf course near you! The game involves kicking, chipping … [Read More...]


Local Sledging Fun in and around Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted and Tring

If like us, you can remember the sheer excitement of seeing snow settling on the ground when you were a child, we’re sure you will want to … More


From childhood home-made newspapers to writing at home with children, Sarah Welsh is in the Spotlight

It probably sounds a little bit ‘naff’, but looking back becoming a journalist was always my dream. Writing for a living was the only … More


The Dangers of Winter Coats and Car Seats

How to keep your child warm and safe As temperatures start to dip we bundle our children up to prepare them for the elements, but even with good intentions, a bulky coat and a car seat is a dangerous combination. We all want to keep our children warm while traveling in the car, but there are … More

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Growing Your Own with the Family – January

I personally am a big fan of growing (and eating) my own fruit and veg, and my hobby now seems to be rubbing of on the children too. I find great satisfaction in being able to share my enjoyment of planting, watering and harvesting with my children. And what's even better, is seeing them eat … More


Rainforest Cafe Review and 15% Discount Voucher

An MITK mum recently visited the Rainforest Cafe, Shaftesbury Avenue, London with their family to celebrate a birthday. You can read all about their amazing family treat here Great news for you too!!! The lovely people at Rainforest Cafe London would like to extend an offer to all Mums in the … More

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Our top tips for beating the January blues…

The joys of January: tight waistbands, echoing bank accounts, winter vomitingviruses, failed detox regimes, back-to-work blues. According to the Samaritans, this is the time of year they experience the most calls and people feeling down peaks around now. Last year psychologists even declared January … More

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Winter Outdoor Fun

During the Winter, we know it's sometimes hard to entertain the children, so we've got some ideas to help! There is still lots of fun to be had outdoors with the children so why not try one of these great ideas to let them run off some steam! Some of these need snow but with the weather as it is at … More


The Ashridge Trail Half Marathon 2015 Sign up is open!

Here at Mums in the Know we've caught the running bug and we've been looking for our next challenge after our recent 5km Jingle Jog. Our Friends at Rennie Grove Hospice Care have let us know that the sign up lists for The Ashridge Trail Half Marathon is now open. They invite everyone to join them on … More


Never queue for a cuppa again with Orderella

Mums in the Know take a look at an app that will revolutionise your social life     Taking time out to meet up with friends for a quick bite to eat, or a coffee is one of my favourite ways to relax. As a Mum, I find getting out of the house with the kids really important and popping out … More

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Free Trial* at Little Kickers in Hemel Hempstead and Berkhamsted

Mums in the Know is very excited to hear that Little Kickers Pre School Football is offering our readers a Free Trial Session (*subject to class availability). For more information about this popular class, and to receive a Free Trial Session (*subject to class availability) read on…. Little … More

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