There’s a brand new snack been launched in the UK and it’s called Toddler Mum-Mum.

Now, let me start by saying this: While feeding my child is a very important part of our day to day life, I’ll admit that I sometimes get distracted, or because I don’t tend to get hungry during the day I forget, and I’m just not the mother that takes a packed lunch for every outing. I have a friend that does. She arrives at my house, takes off her shoes, opens up her 8 month old’s lunch box and sits feeding her fruit and snacks for the duration of their visit. I’m not a mother like that. I don’t know if I’ve ever packed a lunch box. And I probably should. I just haven’t yet. I’m working on it.

Want-Want Toddler Mum-Mum Organic Strawberry Flavour Rice Biscuits (Pack of 4 Boxes, 4 x 40 g, 64 Biscuits)And over the last few weeks when I’ve been thoroughly preoccupied by having a newborn, I’ve noticed my lack of attention to this detail quite acutely – a starving two year old is not that different to a starving newborn: she’s just a whole lot more vocal about it!

Anyway, so the people behind Toddler Mum-Mum sent us a big box of their Strawberry flavoured snack to try and it’s been a god-send: I just have a bag in my handbag, and a box in the car, and there are always snacks on hand.

Toddler Mum-Mum are baked Japonica rice cookies and are a sweet and tasty snack made from organic rice, organic sugar, sea salt, natural strawberry flavouring, citric acid (which is vitamin C used as a preservative in foods), Gelatin and Thiamin (which is vitamin B1).  These biscuits are Gluten, Egg and Peanut free, and they are low in fat. They also have no artificial colours or flavours.

They are currently only available in Strawberry flavour, which isn’t a problem as they are actually very tasty.

For £7.12 on Amazon, you buy a box of 4 boxes, each with 8 individually wrapped packets of biscuits and each packet contains two biscuits, so you’re getting 64 biscuits in a box.  This makes each snack pack just over 22p, or 11p per biscuit.

Another massive bonus to these is that they make no crumbs, unless of course you tried to crush them!

While Toddler Mum-Mum’s aren’t exactly healthy snacks, they’re not as unhealthy as many others you’ll find for children, and they’re incredibly handy to have on hand as a snack or a stop gap for when, like me, you just don’t have a bag of bananas or bowl pre-chopped and washed strawberries on hand.

These snacks are suited to the over 18month crowd, but there are also Baby Mum-Mums(which we’ve not tried) for the 6 month+ age.  Currently, Mum-Mum products are only available from Amazon for purchase in the UK.

Please consider nominating us for best pregnancy blog, best baby blog, or best ‘family life’ blog in the MADS awards. You have to nominate someone as blogger of the year first – feel free to nominate us there too!


Three Diary of a First Child readers can each win a case of 8 boxes of Toddler or Baby Mum-Mums to enjoy yourselves and share with other mums to spread the Mum-Mum word.

To stand a chance to win, leave a comment below and let me know whether you’d prefer the Toddler or Baby snacks.

For an additional entry, (which is not compulsory, and is not sponsored by Facebook and which has nothing to do with Facebook or its employees) you can like Diary of a First Child on Facebook and leave a comment here to say you have.

This competition finishes at 23:59 on 23 April and the winner will be randomly drawn. Winners will be announced here and on the Diary of a First Child Facebook Page. Please check these to find out who won.

And the winner is:

Please read the competition rules.

You do not have to tweet or share this competition to enter, and doing so does not give you additional entries unless otherwise stated, but doing so helps ensure that I can keep bringing you competitions! You can subscribe to Diary of a First Child by RSS  or to our competitions only RSS feed or email. You can also follow us on Facebook or on Twitter. We hope to see you back again soon!


Toddler Mum-Mum Review And Competition

  1. Have also ‘liked’ you on Facebook – you may want to check the first link as it didn’t take me to your Facebook page, the second did though!

  2. Wow im sure my two year old would love to try the toddler snack. and i already like you on facebook as claire willmer 🙂

  3. Already a liker on Facebook – just wanted to let you know the first link you have to your Facebook page takes you to someone elses! 🙂 @pipersky1

  4. I’d love the baby snacks – received free samples at the Baby Show and my son absolutely loved them, so would love some more!!

  5. if im lucky enough to win id love the baby snacks please 🙂 @chanson2010 on twitter and Nicci Jane Cowdell-Murray on facebook

  6. I have a nut allergic 2 year old and a six month old baby who so far is cows milk protein intolerant so either would be good for me. Thanks Edel

  7. We got a sample of these at The Baby Show – they’re great, and we’ve just run out!

    I’ve also liked via Facebook – name Jo Adams!

    Fingers crossed 🙂

  8. My little boy is 18 months next week so I would love the Toddler snacks if I won – always on the look out for snack ideas for him.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.