Where we share some love for our favourite blogs, businesses and brands… (If you see a little heart next to the name, it means we’ve had this person/someone from this brand speak at a previous Mamas Collective meetup.)

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Bloggers/Instagramers we love


Mother Pukka

Smart-talking, #flexappeal- promoting blog “for people who happen to be parents”.

The Unmumsy Mum

Sarah’s brutal – and hilarious – honesty has landed her a huge following and two book deals.

Dress Like a Mum

Rebranding the idea of ‘dressing like a mum’, one Topshop find at a time.

Selfish Mother

Mum blogging community of dreams.

Mummy Piggles

Inventor of the #shitmykidsays hashtag.

Natalie Lee (Style Me Sunday)

Proof there is life beyond Breton stripes when it comes to dressing post-baby.


Initiatives and ventures we love



A brilliant app that shows you like-minded mamas near you and makes it easy for you to meet.

Pregnant Then Screwed

Fighting to end maternity discrimination.

Digital Mums

Helping mums build #workthatworks around family life.

Mama Tribe

Brand directory for the UK’s finest mum brands and businesses.

Guilty Mothers Club

Empowering women with the tools and support they need to make big career/life changes.

The Mothers

Moving photos and stories of local mamas and their littles.

Sling Swing Manchester

Post-baby exercise classes where you can bring your baby.

Brands we love


Mère Soeur

Super-cool mama merch from a super-cool mama.


Tees and accessories with a mother-loving slant.

Don’t Buy Her Flowers

Forget the bouquet cliché and get more early motherhood-appropriate gifts here.

The FMLY Store

Home of the original ‘MOTHER’ tee and plenty of other loveliness besides.

Cult of Youth

Adorn yourself with a MAMA chain and other shiny-shiny goodness.


Podcasts we love

Scummy Mummies ♥

Honest and hilarious parenting-related chat with a different guest each time.

Not Another Mummy Podcast

Journalist Alison Perry invites celebs, bloggers and authors to share their parenting experiences.