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The long-lost days of City Wife and Country Wife

Published by Emma Lee-Potter in on Saturday 30th June 2012

The best bit of BritMums Live last weekend was meeting writer Kate Morris for the first time. Actually, I felt I already knew her, because five years ago Easy Living magazine asked us to write a pair of blogs. Kate, a sassy journalist living in trendy west London, was City Wife, while I, then living in the depths of Oxfordshire, was Country Wife. I was a bit of a fraud ...keep reading

BritMums Live – Is blogging a bit, um, 2009?

Published by Emma Lee-Potter in on Monday 25th June 2012

Five hundred bloggers, star-studded speakers, babies in arms and a glamorous venue in the heart of the City. BritMums Live promised all that, and delivered all that. Where else could you have your nails painted, learn the ins and outs of Google+, pick up some great tips on blogging and hear a speech by the hilarious Ruby Wax – all within the space of a few hours? The two-day event ...keep reading

BritMums Live – The Path to Getting Published

Published by Emma Lee-Potter in on Saturday 23rd June 2012

If you’ve been reading House With No Name for a while, you’ll know that I’m a writing workshop addict. Hearing other writers speak about their work and picking up advice and guidance along the way is one of my favourite pastimes. So yesterday I jumped at the chance to hear five bloggers present a workshop entitled The Path to Getting Published – Bloggers Who Have Done It. The session was ...keep reading