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The “Mumblings” are a collection of our own blogs, guest entries, interesting articles and anything else that we like the look of!

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Family Friendly Festivals Cheshire and surrounding areas – WIN tickets to Wildside Festival!!

Nothing symbolises summer more than a festival and there are loads of  family friendly festivals happening in and around Cheshire this summer!!  The fantastic Wildside Festival takes place on 15th June 2019 and we’ve got TWO family tickets to give away to 2 lucky Mumblers (one family ticket per winner)! For more details about the…

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Family Friendly Festivals Cheshire and Surrounding Areas – Wildside Festival

There are lots of fabulous family friendly festivals happening in and around Cheshire this summer.  Here, Louise Baker from Wildside Festival tells us a bit about the history of the festival and what you can expect from this family friendly day out that both adults and kids will love! We’ve got TWO family tickets for…

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Baby and Toddler Classes and Groups in Macclesfield and Surrounding Areas – A Mumbler Guide

The new term of baby and toddler classes in Macclesfield, Alderley Edge, Prestbury, Knutsford, Wilmslow, Poynton, Congleton, Sandbach and surrounding areas is almost upon us!  Baby classes are a fantastic way to help your child’s development and to meet other local mums but theres so much on offer the choice can be overwhelming.  I remember…

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Family Friendly Pubs, Cafes & Restaurants in Macclesfield and surrounds with Outside Areas for Alfresco Dining

All reports indicate there’s a heatwave on the cards!  To help you make the most of the soaring temperatures, we’ve put together a guide to 5 of the best family friendly cafes, bars, pubs and restaurants in Macclesfield and the surrounding area.  The ones we feature below are located in Macclesfield, Knutsford and Congleton but visit…

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Gandeys – The Greatest Show!

The circus came to Knutsford and caused quite a stir!!  Mumbler Maria and her family went along to see what it was all about.  Here’s how they got on…. “We were pretty excited to be invited along to Gandey’s Circus when it was visiting Knutsford.  We’d heard really good things about it and WOW, we…

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Mumbler reviews Rugbytots AND win some Rugbytots goodies!!

Alick and Karen, who run Rugbytots in SE Cheshire and Staffordshire, were 2 of the first people I met when I started Mumbling.  They talked so passionately about the classes and what they do I was keen to see what it was all about and so took Mini Mumbler along to a session at Macclesfield…

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World Book Day

My little ones aren’t at school yet so I don’t have to worry about the prospect of drawing on my pretty limited creative juices to come up with a World Book Day costume (I think thats one for Aunty Mumbler and her sewing machine when the time comes).  Nonetheless, its pretty hard to escape the fact…

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Mumbler Reviews Bloom!!

Bloom classes are already super popular in Stockport and other parts of the North West, so when we heard they were coming to East Cheshire we couldn’t wait to see what they were all about! Bloom offers 2 types of class – Caterpillar Club which is for babies from six weeks to six months, and Busy Bees…

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Mumbler reviews the Aura Spa at the Tytherington Club!

We LOVE being invited to try classes, days out, eateries etc – getting out and about, meeting all the lovely mums and babies and seeing for ourselves what something’s all about is a massive part of the Mumbler.  When we were asked to go along to try out a spa day at the Tytherington Club…

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George Clarke is looking for families, couples or singles to be a part of his Channel 4 programmes this year…

Advertising Feature from Amazing Productions In search of Pre-1940’s properties and ‘Change of Use’ renovations for the new TV series. In ‘George Clarke’s Old House, New Home’, George can help you to make the most of your period property. Are you about to start (or have started) to renovate/re design your house or flat to…

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