Weekly Scoop 1st of Dec 2014


Welcome to our first December scoop. In just a few hours we will be celebrating our 3rd blog anniversary dinner at the Kensington Hotel. We are super excited and looking forwards for a great night! Next week we are having our last coffee morning of 2014 at Gambado Chelsea where your little ones will be able play, and mums a chat. Bookings essential. In this week’s scoop you will find details of the Kensington hIgh street shopping day event, festive christmas shopping for your and your little ones as well as festive cooking! What more can you ask for?


Here are Kensington Mums HQ, we love December’s festive atmosphere and London all sparkly and nice. Can you guess where this picture was taken? Share it with us using @KensingtonMums via social media.


We are super excited for our 3rd blog anniversary today! Here is a sneak peak of our VIP goody bags going to all those attending!


We love #mykensington. Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year.

We would like to thank Save the Children for inviting Kensington Mums to an exclusive event at Sadler’s Well last Wednesday to watch the Snowman theatre show, meet and greet the Snowman himself and take part in a craft session to design your own mini Christmas Jumper to put on a soft toy snowman. Read more about how you can help Save the Children this Christmas. Click here to read more.



We love receiving pictures of our competition winners for Winter Wonderland. Have you been yet?

Kensington Mums competition


Win Family Tickets to Ice Skate at the Natural History Museum.We are happy to be celebrating our 3rd blog anniversary this week and would love you to join in the celebration this festive season at the Natural History Museum Ice Rink, London’s most spectacular winter attraction. Click here to enter!



Kensington Mums events


 Let the countdown begin! We are delighted to have you join us to celebrate Kensington Mum’s 3rd blog-anniversary on Monday 1st of December 2014 at the Kensington Hotel. The evening will include a 2 course meal and wine and a chance for you to glam up, make friends and meet like minded parents. Dads, friends, mothers and grandmothers are all welcome. We will be handing out VIP goody bags for all attendees and lots of surprises organised for the night. Please click here to book. Limited places available.


High Street Kensington Late Night Christmas Shopping Event on 4th December  2014. Join Kensington Mums from 3pm-5pm for some festive face painting compliments of Les Enfant Party. Head to High Street Kensington Tube Station where you will find us. You won’t miss our banner!

Kensington Mums and Bumps Coffee mooring at Gambado. We are ready for our Christmas celebration and our last coffee morning in 2014. Join us and your little ones on Monday 8th December 2014 from 10-12pm. £10. Clickhere to book, limited places available.




 Let us celebrate the New Year in style. Our first 2015 Kensington Mums and Bumps New Year coffee morning will be taking place at Roof Gardens, Kensington. 26th January 2014 from 10-11:30am. Click here to book and kick start your new year!



 What is on for you and your little ones?

Chelsea Christmas Gift Fair 2014. FREE entry. 12-14th December 2014. This exciting three day indoor Christmas gift fair in Chelsea has fashion items for both men and women, beautiful items for your home, children’s toys and clothes, gifts for your pets and of course delicious food products. With over 60 hand picked exhibitors, there are some really unique quality products that you could only see at our Chelsea Christmas Gift Fair at the Chelsea Old Town Hall. There will also be a FREE picture frame decorating workshop for the kids while you visit the fair, and a FREE professional A4 photograph of your child will be posted to you after the fair courtesy of Imagethirst Family Photography. Click here for more information.


Chelsea Xmas Sample Sale Sat 6th December. From 12-5pm at the Chelsea Old Town Hall. Whatever your wardrobe needs this Xmas, DSUK has it all.  Dresses, tops, T’s, Skirts, trousers, Jackets, Coats, Shoes, Boots, Scarves and lots of fab pressie ideas for Men & Women from all the Famous names from Prada to Gucci alongside our Boutique Brands and cheap & chic labels.  And hey the best bit – all at incredible discounts of between 50-90% off the standard retail prices – this sale is not to be missed!  Click here to book your tickets.


Light Up A Life – Kensington. Thursday, 4th December 2014. For the first time in 2014 Trinity is holding two Light Up A Life services at St Mary the Boltons in Kensington, SW10 9TB, for a special Christmas service at 7:15pm, followed by wine and mince pies. Click here for more information.



Supper Club – Traditional Christmas Dinner at Whole Foods Kensington.Wednesday 3rd December from 19:00-21:00. This is the perfect preview to create your own delightful feast at home. Click here to book your places! Wednesday 3rd December from 19:00-21:00.


Glorious Georgian hot chocolate tasting sessions at Kensington Palace.
Sample the drink enjoyed by Queen Caroline and discover its historic recipe with food historian Marc Meltonville. 10, 11, 13, 17 & 18 December. There are limited spaces available so please collect tickets on the day. Included in admission price. Click here for more festive events.