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Gift & Subscription Box Ideas for 4 Types of Mum

Who doesn’t love a surprise in the post? Last week, we brought you a roundup of 7 of our favourite dad-approved subscription boxes. During the last two years, subscription and gift boxes became a safe and efficient way to…

Gifts that keep on giving! 7 Subscription box ideas for mum

It’s Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week this week. Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week is a week-long campaign dedicated to talking about mental health problems during and after pregnancy. It’s all about raising public and professional awareness of perinatal mental health…

5 Family Friendly Festivals Happening in 2022

Festivals are a go! Who says you have to leave the wild festival weekends behind you when you become parents? We couldn’t be happier about the return of our favourite festivals this year, and family-friendly festivals are quickly becoming…

5 of our favourite mums to follow on Instagram this week!

Sometimes, all we need is a gentle reminder that we are not alone. On days when it feels like it’s all too much, too exhausting, or too overwhelming, let’s remind ourselves that we aren’t going through it alone. Want…

The Mum & You Story

At Mum & You, we have an utterly wonderful community of customers, some who are recent and some who have been loyal to us since our launch four years ago. It’s been a fast-paced journey over the last four…

10 of our Favourite Mum Owned Brands

At Mum & You, we love mum and family-owned businesses. We ourselves were founded by a mum and dad duo, and we know exactly what it takes to make great things happen when you’ve got a bouncing baby attached…

25 Girl Power Anthems to Dance to in the Kitchen

Happy Friday to our girl gang! For all the women and girls in our lives who need a power boost of encouragement, this girl power playlist is for you! And no one really needs a reason to jump around,…

International Women’s Day 2022: #BreakTheBias

Happy International Women’s Day to all the brilliant women that are reading this! Today we celebrate and commemorate our achievements as women, and we couldn’t be prouder of you! Let’s discuss the theme of this year’s IWD: #BreakTheBias. First…

13 Inspirational Nursery Wall Art Prints for Little Girls

International Women’s Day isn’t only for us grown-ups. Celebrating our little ones and instilling confidence and a positive attitude whilst they’re young could make all the difference. At Mum & You, we’re big fans of gorgeous framed prints, especially…

Unique Baby Name Predictions for 2022

Last year, we brought you a blog post with the most popular baby names of 2021. We saw classic names such as Lily, Amelia and Olivia appear at the top of the list for girls, as well as Oliver,…

Easy Swaps to Make for a More Sustainable 2022

Making eco swaps and choosing sustainable alternatives to our usual picks is one of the best ways to live more sustainably, support eco-friendly businesses around the world and do your bit for our planet. If we all make small…

Mum Friendly New Year Resolutions

A new year welcomes in a season of change. It’s the perfect time to reset and make little changes that’ll benefit you in the long run. Some people make lots of resolutions, some people make one or two. some…

9 Ways You Can Help a Mum this Christmas

At Mum & You, we’re big on mums supporting mums. Christmastime is a busy and often overwhelming period for us. There’s always so much to do and simply not enough time to do it, and if you’re a mum,…

Your Christmas Gift Guide for Mums

Giving a thoughtful gift at Christmas is one of life’s little pleasures. When it comes to presents, picking out the perfect gift can be a stressful and time-consuming job. Shopping can feel overwhelming at the best of times, but…

Introducing our Member Rewards Club!

Mum & You knows loyalty deserves recognition. Over the last four years since our conception, our success has relied heavily on our customers. We value not only your trust in our products but also your feedback and engagement. You…

This is Motherhood: Watch our new campaign now!

What do unicorns and perfect mums have in common? They don’t exist! Introducing our brand new campaign, #thisismotherhood. At Mum & You, we believe that there is no way to be a perfect mum, but a million ways to be a…

Mumfessions: Pregnancy Cravings

You’re nearing the end of your first trimester, and suddenly, you must have pickles. But not just any pickles, specifically huge pickled gherkins. And when you’re standing in the checkout queue at Sainsbury’s, you think to yourself nothing –…

Mumfessions: Why My Toddler Had a Tantrum

As parents, we are no strangers to toddler tantrums. They can strike at any moment including in the park or at the supermarket (a firm favourite!) and they often leave us feeling hopeless and exhausted. In these moments, you…

Meet our bestselling Face the Day Stick!

Have you been searching for a gentle remedy to protect your baby’s face from wind, drizzle, and dribble? Do you often find your child’s cheeks chap during the colder months and hate seeing them in discomfort? Introducing our bestselling…

What You Really Need in Your Nursery

Prepping for the arrival of your little one is a fun time but can also be a little stressful. There are countless of things we need to prepare in advance and no matter how many lists we make, it…

Mumfessions: Pregnancy & Motherhood

Becoming a mum is no easy feat. From the moment you begin thinking about getting pregnant, your world changes. Your lifestyle, mindset and body all adjust in anticipation of your little arrival in the short space of just a…

We Won Silver in the Dadsnet Product Awards 2021!

We are incredibly proud to share with you that our Baby Shower Skincare Bundle for Mums-to-be has won silver in the Dadsnet Product Awards 2021! Over the last 2 months, dad judges at Dadsnet have been scoring and voting…

This Week is National Eczema Week 2021

This week is National Eczema week. According to the World Health Organization, more that 230 million people globally have atopic eczema. We at Mum & You understand that eczema can be difficult to soothe and manage with a little…

The most popular baby names of 2021

Choosing a name for your baby is something most parents-to-be will spend time thinking about long before the arrival of their bundle of joy – and there are a lot of things to consider. You may choose names with…

How to change a nappy

Mum & You are a team of mums, so we know exactly how it feels the first time you need to change a little baby’s nappy when you have never done it before! That’s why we’ve put together this…

World Breastfeeding Week: Breastfeeding Advice for mums

World Breastfeeding Week World Breastfeeding Week is an opportunity for Mums to come together and share advice, guidance and their own experiences of breastfeeding with other women around the world. Breastfeeding is a personal choice. What’s important is that…

Coming soon: Big new summer arrivals

We’ve been super busy working on some exciting new products for our lovely tribe of parents and they’re nearly here! ? Always helping you protect and care for your family, we’ve got an extra handy addition for your nappy bag and…

Nipple Care: How To Soothe Sore Cracked Nipples

If you’re breastfeeding or expressing your milk, then you may have come up against sore nipples at one point or another. Although babies are only small, they can sometimes cause some nipple pain with their constant feeding demands. Whether…

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5 ways to refuse single use plastic for Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July is a global movement to inspire and educate people all over the world to reduce and refuse everyday single-use plastic at home, work, school and even at your local café. Head over to their campaign website…

31 reasons why mums matter this Mother’s Day

As part of our Mother’s Day campaign, we asked our lovely brand ambassador, Hannah, from blog Make, Do and Push, to come up with 31 reasons to mark 31st March. Here’s what she came up with: Mother’s Day is…