Got a question for Nicola Sturgeon?

Nicola Sturgeon

Webchat: Just two days before the general election, Scotland's First Minister and leader of the SNP Nicola Sturgeon will join us for a live discussion TODAY at 1pm.

Hansard heartthrobs: MNers' secret political crushes

(Sexual) politics: Got the post-Ed Balls Day blues? Plenty more where that came from - find out which politicans Mumsnetters carry a clandestine torch for, from gorgeous George to naice Nick.

Charlotte and George: two under two

toddler and baby nap

Royal baby: As the Duke and Duchess return home with a new baby, Mumsnetters offer them the tools they'll need to make it through with two under two.

Easy oven-cook paella

oven cook paella recipe

Recipes: With just 10 minutes basic prep required, this oven cook paella is an easy win for a midweek family supper.

The worst job interviews. Ever.

Workfest: Vodka, vomit and poo in pockets - Mumsnetters share their epic interview fails. Squirming with recognition? Come to Workfest, our brilliant women and work event.

Last minute revision tips

revision school work

Education: GCSEs are just two weeks away, so you your kids may well be panicking (or stubbornly detached). Help support them through the run-up to exams, and remember to stay calm.

Nepal earthquake: "We couldn't understand or do anything"

Guest post: Aid worker Prajana Pradham, who lives in Nepal, describes what happened when the earthquake hit and what the impact on her family has been.

"It's about how we use nature as a mirror of our own needs"


April Book of the Month was Helen Macdonald's remarkable memoir about death, love, memory, landscape and human frailty. Book clubbers joined her for a webchat and discussion about the book.

"I found a mouse in my porridge"


Talk Round-up: The great popcorn theft of 2015, the onesie song and mouse flavoured porridge - here's the best of this week's Talk. 

Free books up for grabs

Villa America

Book giveaways: This week we're giving away 20 copies of Villa America, a tale of 1920s opulance in the French Riviera, as well as 50 copies of Shame, following Pilgrim as she starts a new life on the edge of Africa.

Baby names: Moon Unit or plain Jane?

boy baby names

Naming baby: Stumped for monickers? Fending off in-law suggestions to name your child after Great Aunt Hildegard? You need our patented Baby Name Finder...

Getting pregnant: advice and tips


Chart your fertile dates with our ovulation calendar, try the tips on our advice pages, and talk to others in the same boat on our conception boards.

Metro Bank - a Family Friendly company

Metro Bank

Metro Bank has received gold Mumsnet Family Friendly Awards for three consecutive years, in recognition of its family friendly ethos for both customers and colleagues.

Potty training? Take heart...

Mumsnetters have heaps of advice on helping your toddler make the transition from nappies to pants with minimal stress.

Weaning babies: how to do it

Baby self-feeding pasta

Your questions answered: Worried about when and how to move your baby on to solid food? We've distilled MN wisdom on the messy business of moving your baby on from a milk-only diet.

Wear What You Wish!


Make-A-Wish® UK has launched their new fundraising initiative, Wear What You Wish! This is a chance to dress up and raise funds to grant wishes to seriously ill children.