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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The Week Junior Magazine

Mumbler have recently partnered up with The Week Junior magazine, and we couldn’t be happier to tell you all about it!  My own children are a little too young to appreciate it (4,2 and 1) but Mumbler Sally’s girls are just the right age, so they told us all about it! Check out what Sally…

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Shaded Walks Cheshire

If, like mine, your little ones turn bright red through windows at the slightest hint of sun, you’ll know that as lovely as they are, sunny days can present a whole world of problems!  I love to get them out enjoying the warm weather but too long in the sun almost certainly equals sunburn for…

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Beaches Close to Cheshire

When the sun comes out nothing beats a trip to the seaside for some old fashioned seaside fun – sandcastles, rock pooling and paddling, what could be more fun?!  We might not have the sea on our doorstep but there are a lot of lovely beaches easily accessible for a day trip – check out…

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Newborn, Baby and Family Photographers Cheshire – Lucy Fay Photography Christmas Mini Shoots

Hi I’m Lucy, a professional photographer based in Macclesfield, Cheshire. I specialise in newborn, baby and family photography and over the last ten years have had the honour of taking some  beautiful photographs for thousands of clients from all over Cheshire and the surrounding areas which my lovely clients can cherish forever.  You can see more…

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Family Days Out Cheshire East – Drop In (No Need to Book)

Many places are operating a book in advance system at the moment – so if you haven’t been organised enough to make plans in advance you might find yourself at a loose end with the little ones!   We’ve pulled together these Days Out in and around East Cheshire (Macclesfield, Alderley Edge, Prestbury, Knutsford, Wilmslow,…

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Mazes Cheshire

Everyone loves whiling away a few hours navigating a Maze on a Summer’s Day 😎 As with everything though, this year’s offerings are fewer and farther between than usual.  We’ve dug out these Mazes which are open for Summer 2020 – we’ve had to spread our net a bit further than we usually would but they…

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Ice Cream Parlours Cheshire – Mumbler’s Pick

Lovely local Mum and guest Blogger Sophie accepted the arduous task of telling us about her family’s favourite spots to get their ice cream fix in Cheshire – check out her brilliant write up below. Thanks, Sophie!! Let us know about your favourite one on the Facebook Chat Group – link here. For full listing…

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Eat Out To Help Out Cheshire East

The Eat Out to Help Out Scheme opens on 3 August 2020 and will run until 31 August 2020, every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays at participating establishments.You’ll get a 50% discount on food or non-alcoholic drinks to eat or drink in (up to a maximum of £10 discount per diner), which you can use as…

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Lego Challenge

Give this 30 day Lego Challenge a go – a great way to keep the kids busy when its wet outside! We’ve got a whole section dedicated to keeping your kids entertained this Summer – click here. Keep up to date with all things family friendly in East Cheshire by joining our Facebook Chat Group,…

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Mumbler Reviews: You heard it here first, Fitflops are THE most comfortable shoe I’ve ever worn 

Get 20% of your first order with code: NEW ADDICT I’ve been vaguely aware of FitFlop for a while now and if I’m honest, I always associated it with a brand that put practicality over style. Which for many years, wasn’t something I was willing to admit (publicly) was of any great importance to me. After all,…

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