Half-term: If you're searching for fun things to do this October holiday, look no further. Find local events in the run-up to Halloween, get creative with a range of simply spooky crafts or take the family for a fun-filled day out that won't break the bank.
Nick Hornby, Rebecca Front, Francesca Martinez plus a host of others join us for our annual celebration of great writing and big ideas on November 8. Book two or more tickets now using the code BloggerFriends to get 25% off the price.
This week, the House of Lords agreed to make revenge porn a crime. Hannah Thompson, whose ex-partner posted sexual images of her online without her consent, argues that the amendment alone is not enough.
Think you've got a novel in you, but despair of ever being published? The winner of our fantastic competition will be represented by renowned literary agency Janklow and Nesbit - so don't put it off, get writing now!
From basic skills to get started to step-by-step tutorials, we've teamed up with Hobbycraft to bring you crochet, knitting, cross stitch and card-making projects - plus, crafts perfect for making with kids this Halloween.
We've got 25 copies of The Mumsnet Book of Bedtime Stories to give away, featuring 10 beautifully illustrated stories written by Mumsnetters. Our latest book, The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories, is also available now!
This October, The Soldiers' Charity is hosting The Big Curry to celebrate our soldiers while raising vital funds. Get involved by trying out their recipe for Khasi Tarkari (mutton curry) and find out more about fundraising.
50 copies of A Most Desirable Marriage up for grabs this week. Lawrence and Jo have enjoyed a strong marriage, the envy of their friends. But something's wrong. Just how wrong, Jo is about to discover...
Temperatures may be dropping, but Mumsnetters' love affair with slow cookers is showing no signs of cooling off. Find out which appliances rank highly, and share your own recommendations by writing a review.
Wondering whether to test? Take a look at the most common signs and symptoms of pregnancy - from sore breasts to weeping over TV adverts - and if you're still not sure, mull it over on our Pregnancy Talk board.