Historical Posts 2018

Miss NHM was 7 years old for most of 2018 so several of the posts during this year on NHM are related to the Y2 age group.

December 2018

New Year Resolutions: My word for 2019…

Review 2018: Basingstoke Canal Santa Cruise

Review 2018: Oh no you didn’t!!!! A Review of “Snow White & the Seven Dwarves” at The Anvil

NEW!! Historical NorthHantsMum Posts: An Index

NHM Readers Recommend: Board Games for Older Children

NHM Readers Recommend: Christmas Church Services 2018

NHM Readers Recommend: Best Places to Visit Santa with a One-Year-Old

Kids Bee Happy Sand Art 2018

Warren Tots: What’s on in December 2018

Quick Healthier Alternatives to McDonald’s

Professionals For Toddler Sleep Issues

Kingsclere Village Bunnies Under 5’s Group 2018

My Experience: Coeliac Disease, 18 months after diagnosis

New Businesses open in Basingstoke Dec 2018

AlphaBetty Adventures: Christmas 2018 Sessions

Best Places to See Christmas Lights

November 2018

Daytime Carol Services

Small Business Saturday in Basingstoke this weekend!

Favorite Christmas Movies

Bramley Toddler Group 0-5 Club

Review 2018: Muddy Fingers

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs @ The Anvil, Basingstoke – 13 Dec 2018 – 6 Jan 2019

Favorite Father Christmas Visits

Let it snow in Basingstoke town centre

Where to get a Real Christmas Tree

Tea Shops and Coffee Shops in North Hampshire

Little Play Town – Making our voices heard!

Chalk Ridge Christmas Fayre – 1st December 2018

The Warren Pre-School – Special Offer for November 2018

Little Play Town is Closing

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Children’s parade to light up Festival Place as it launches season of festive fun in Basingstoke’s “most magical Christmas ever!”

Oliver’s Fight Against Neuroblastoma

Review 2018: Gymfinity

Baby & Me Time

Be rewarded for your loyalty with new Basingstoke shopping scheme!!

New Class in Overton: NCT Yoga for Pregnancy

October 2018

Toddler groups for socialising children and parents

Kids Kan Dance: Christmas Creative Dance Workshops & Kids Kan Dance with Mummy (Walkers to 18 months)

Train Like a Jedi, Thursday 25th October 2018

New Class in Overton: NCT Mother and Baby Yoga

Muddy Fingers – FREE Trial Session

AlphaBetty Adventures – October 2018 Newsletter

Proteus’ Autumn/Winter 2018 Season

Busy Bees Toddler Group in Hook

Fireworks 2018


Top Tips when Visiting Orlando

Grand Winter Ball, November 17th 2018 – for Just4children in aid of Archie

Halloween 2018 at Finkley Down Farm

Where to go to Pick Pumpkins

Spotlight UK – October 2018 Half Term Holiday Clubs

September 2018

Debutots – New Classes

Santas, Pantos and Other Christmas 2018 events

Getting Around with Kids without a Car

Spotlight UK – Disco, Saturday 29th September 2018

Breastfeeding Support: Hampshire Breastfeeding Counselling

Sensory-processing sensitivity (SPS)

Kids Kan Dance, September 2018

My Experience: The end of Y2

Baby Talk – Antenatal and Postnatal Classes available at Mothercare Basingstoke

Messy Monkey Makers

The Salt Lounge

Schools and PTAs in Basingstoke offered free jump sessions at Festival Place

Baby Paddlers

Basingstoke Music and Arts Festival 2019

Basingstoke NCT Nearly New Sale: COMPETITION

FREE baby massage taster session – Friday 14th September 2018

Review 2018: Stonor Park, Henley on Thames

Drama Tots Basingstoke

The Warren Pre-School – September 2018 Admissions

New Class – Muddy Fingers

Review 2018: CarFest South

August 2018

Inflatable Fun Day – SEN Only Session, Wednesday 29th August 2018

Clubs running over the summer for 3 year olds

Review 2018: TNT Family Fitness

Tadley and Baughurst Scarecrow Trail 2018 – 4th to 11th August 2018

August 2018’s “NHM Inspirational Mum”: Aliceja Fisher

Reasons to Be Active in Basingstoke this summer – Friday 17th August

July 2018

‘My Journal – Summer 2018’

Review 2018: Cupper Joe – Coffee Brewing Workshop

Secret Art Basingstoke is GO!

Summer Family Fitness Fun

I’m now on holiday until the 4th of September 2018! WHOOOP!!!!

Hartbeeps Multi-Sensory Classes

Fun Activities for the Kids this Summer Break

New Kids Pilates and Yoga Class

Homework in Infant and Junior School

What to do when your child is frightened of dogs

Local Ironing Services

What to do if a sibling is allocated to a different school

Buggy Friendly Walks with a Tea/Coffee Shop at the End

AlphaBetty Adventures

How to Tell a Child a Pet has Passed Away

Clubs/Meets for a Baby and Toddler

Gym Classes for 3 Year Olds

Someone to make a Taggie

Summer Tots – Hatch Warren Community Centre

Aerial Hoop Summer Courses and Workshops

Basingstoke and Deane Peace Garden – Children’s Art Competition – ends tomorrow! (13th July)

Weekend Music Classes

Where to Donate Old Duvets

iPad Apps for 4 to 7 year olds

After School Drama Clubs

Local Places to go for Large Groups with Pushchairs

Children’s party entertainers and face painters for 6 year old’s party

Bus and Train Journeys for Kids

Yoga Classes for Parents and Children

Basingstoke Mum2Mum Market, Sunday 15th July 2018

Great Summer Holidays with Kids

Cranial Osteopaths for Babies

Where to Buy Second Hand Maternity Clothes

Private Tutors, Yr R

Games and activities for a 10th birthday sleepover

Where to go to Make Mummy Friends

 “After school” activities for pre-schoolers

Getting Pictures Printed

Bubbly, Bertie and Boob Cake… It’s the Secret Art Launch Party!

Walking as a family, within 30 minutes drive of Basingstoke

When a child hates school

Recommended books for a nearly 7 year old

Games and activities for a baby shower

Places to go with an 8 month old and no transport

Entertainment for a First Birthday Party

Paediatric First Aid Courses

After school football sessions for 5+ years

Trash to become treasure as Festival Place launches major summer campaign to put the fun into recycling

What the Ladybird Heard – The Haymarket, 13-15 July 2018

Bladder exstrophy and epispadius

Classes still running during Summer 2018

Glamping in Devon: The Best of Both Worlds

7 free things to do in and around Basingstoke with children

Love the local businesses in Basingstoke throughout July

Hampshire Doulas

June 2018

Track Party, Old Basing Village Hall – 1st July 2018 (TOMORROW!)

Party with Baby Sensory and Toddler Sense!

Questions I would ask if Miss NHM was starting YR now

Fairfields Primary School Summer Fair, Saturday 30th June 2018

Winklebury Gala, Saturday 30th June 2018

Bramley Primary School – Summer Fete, 30th June 2018

Lynsey’s Little Stars

I’m taking Summer 2018 OFF from NorthHantsMum!

I started NorthHantsMum 7 years ago today!

Fancy Being a Secret Artist?

Caterpillar Music Expansion! Newbury and Winchester

Proteus ‘Summer of Love’ – Chance to Win Tickets for NHM Readers

Review 2018: The Fairy ClothesMother

Secret Art Basingstoke

Friends of Old Basing Schools Summer Fair, Sunday 1st July 2018

September 2018 Availability at Cuckoo Meadow Pre-School

Little Baby Bum at The Haymarket, 23-24 June 2018

My Experience: Body shaming 7 year olds

Anna’s Challenges

Review 2018: The Sleepee Teepee Party

Bubbas and Mamas Children and Baby Sale Saturday 9th June 2018

‘Juglife’ – One Night Only‘

NHM Reader Recommendations: Tips for Staying Cool

May 2018

Cafe in the Park team up with Pots 2 Paint for May half term 2018

NHM Readers Recommend: Sunscreen for Sensitive Skin

Review 2018: HAIRaffair Basingstoke

Alton Teddy Bear Festival, Saturday 16th June 2018

NHM Reader Recommendations: Memory/Keepsake Bears 

Gok Wan One Size Fits All – Secrets to Style & Body Confidence

NHM Reader Recommendations: Pregnancy Massages

Update from Ooh Mama

NHM Readers Recommend: Clubs and Groups in Old Basing


Help!!! Sounds Babies pay attention too

Review 2018: Bunnings Warehouse – D.I.Y Workshop with Upcycling Expert Mac McMurdo

The Sleepy Teepee Party

Safe and Friendly Playgroups with a code word! 

NHM Readers Recommend: Private Speech Therapists

Things to do in Basingstoke with a 3 year old

NHM Readers: Football/dance classes for 2 year old

Review 2018: Cupper Joe – Pop-up Coffee Shop

‘What’s Inside The Box?’ Interactive story times with KIM – TODAY! 

Bunnings Warehouse Basingstoke hosts FREE D.I.Y Workshop with upcycling expert Max McMurdo

Fitness Festival, Saturday 19th May 2018

May Bank Holiday 2018 – Entertainment at Finkley Down Farm

April 2018

NHM Readers recommend afternoon toddler groups

Catwalk extravaganza comes to Basingstoke

Review 2018: Good For Mums – Fit-Tums course

What to do when you first join the NorthHantsMum Community

Hampshire Dyslexia workshop

Snapdragons Open Day

NHM Readers Recommend Dance Classes for 4 and 8 year olds

My Experience: Let’s talk about sex…

Drama Tots is taking part in Children’s Activities Week, 30th April – 4th May 2018

NHM Readers: Places to take toddlers paddling in a stream

How NorthHantsMum supports local Businesses

Westside Youth Club, South Ham – starting 19th April 2018

Charity Pamper Evening at The Holiday Inn

How to choose the right fitness professional

Review 2018: Hart House Gastropub & Coffee Shop

Netball Tournament to help Ark Cancer Charity

NHM Readers recommend: Baby-Led Weaning Ideas

Review 2018: FlipOut Basingstoke

March 2018

Review 2018: Studio 1314

Review 2018: Family Bootcamp

Debutots holiday camp for 4 – 7 year olds

Sign up to stop the proposed new service station at J6

Easter at Finkley Down Farm

Children’s Art Workshops and Classes in Basingstoke

My Experience: Being Authentic

Families invited to spot the LEGO creatures as Festival Place and Bright Bricks host a fun-filled safari hunt for the Easter holidays

Review 2018: Riverside Bowl, Andover

Mum2Mum Markets Hampshire

What’s on this Easter 2018

Review 2018: Giraffe, Festival Place



February 2018






January 2018