Local Mum Celebrates Reaching Finals in National Mum and Dad Blog Awards March 17th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments Local Mum Celebrates Reaching Finals in National Mum and Dad Blog Awards Southport: Local Mum, Angela Booth is celebrating after reaching the finals of the MAD Blog Awards (http://www.the-mads.com), a national awards programme celebrating the fast-growing world of parent blogs. Angela’s blog, Cakes Photos Life is one of just five finalists in theBest MAD Food Blog category of the MAD Blog Awards, beating more than 3,000 other blogs nominated in the awards. Angela said: “I started writing a blog as a way to keep myselfmotivated whilst I completed a Project 52 at the start of 2012, teaching myself on how to decorate and make cakes, but the blog has grown enormously and it’s really exciting to know people enjoy reading what I write. I’m so thrilled that people nominated my blog, and I’ve got my fingers crossed for the results!” Blog readers around the UK have until March 26th to vote for their favourite blogs in 15 categories at the MAD Blog Awards website, and the winners will be announced at a gala awards ceremony in London this September, sponsored by parentdish.co.uk. The Best MAD Food Blog award is sponsored by Brabantia and the winner of this award will receive a fantastic prize. “The MAD Blog Awards are the biggest and most exciting awards for parent bloggers in the UK, and we are so proud to be sponsoring the awards for the third time this year. The quality of entries this year has been phenomenal, and we can’t wait to see more from these talented writers,” said Tamsin Kelly, editor of Parentdish.co.uk. “There are more than 5,000 parent bloggers in the UK today, with a combined readership of almost 1m people each week. Mum and Dad blogs represent an influential and exciting voice, and the MAD Blog Awards celebrates the very best and brightest blogs in the community,” added Sally Whittle, founder of the MAD Blog Awards. Angela’s blog Cakes photos Life can be found online atwww.cakesphotoslife.co.uk. Readers can vote for Angelas blog in the MAD Blog Awards at www.the-mads.com About the MAD Blog Awards Now in their fourth year, the MAD Blog Awards are the biggest and most exciting awards for UK Mum and Dad bloggers, celebrating excellence in British parent blogging. In 2012, more than 100,000 nominations and votes were received in the awards, and the finalists attended a gala awards ceremony in London presented by TV presenter and Start-Rite ambassador MyleeneKlass. Contact: The MAD Blog Awards http://www.the-mads.com Sally Whittle, founder [email protected] Tel: 07500 095 284 Twitter: @madblogawards Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Call OTS www.callots.co.uk Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!