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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Are you looking for an alternative to a religious christening for your child? Give your outdoor naming ceremony a stunning autumn backdrop

We’re big fans of Humanist Ceremonies here at Mumbler, after attending a beautiful and extremely personal humanist funeral, Mumbler’s founder, Sally Haslewood went on to have humanist naming ceremonies for both of her daughters. We are, therefore, delighted to be able to tell you a little bit more about Humanist Ceremonies and why you might want to consider having a…

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Have you heard about Moneyhub? Try it now FREE for 6 months.

Want to take control of your finances? Then it’s time to download the free Moneyhub money management app. See all of your finances securely in one place and use their intelligent tools to achieve your spending and saving goals. Take advantage of the 6 month free period now, and start saving in time for the…

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Mumbler Reviews the Yoto Player: The All-in-One Storyteller, Radio, Night Light, Disco and Clock. Now with Disney stories!

When I thought our Yoto Player couldn’t get any better, they go and launch Disney cards! As soon as they arrived (we chose Aladdin, Toy Story, Brave, Up, Finding Neo and Soul but there is also Frozen, Moana, The Litter Mermaid, Tangled and Monsters Inc available), we put on Soul and listened to it as…

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Christmas Events for Kids Cheshire

We’re busy putting together our hugely popular Christmas pages – but some events are already on sale, and sell out fast – so here’s our round up of those Christmas Events for Children and Families in and around East Cheshire which you can book NOW! They include places to See Santa in Cheshire, The Snowman…

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October Half Term/Halloween Events for Families in and around East Cheshire

 We’re delighted to be able to produce our super popular ‘Whats on Guides’ again this year (2021)!! Click here to head over to our Guide to Whats on For Families and Children in Cheshire this October Half Term/Halloween – including…. Clubs and Camps  Halloween Parties Halloween Trails Pumpkin Picking Patches  . Days Out  . Events …

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Bonfire and Fireworks Displays Cheshire

There are loads of family friendly Bonfire and Fireworks Displays happening in and around East Cheshire this year (2021) – here’s our pick. We’re adding to the list all the time, so keep checking back…..and if you know of any you think should feature, let us know!  For our complete October Half Term/Halloween What’s On Guide…

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Pumpkin Picking Cheshire

There are loads of places to pick a pumpkin in and around Cheshire this Autumn (2021) – we’ve put together a list of the pumpkin picking patches accessible from Macclesfield, Knutsford, Congleton, Sandbach, Wilmslow, Poynton, Alderley Edge, Prestbury and surrounding areas. Enjoy!!! Keep up with everything happening for families in East Cheshire by joining our Facebook Chat Group, following our…

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Car Shades UK – A Mumbler Review (and Discount Code!!)

One of the great things about running Mumbler is that sometimes – just sometimes – I get to try out really cool stuff to see whether I like it and will give it the Mumbler seal of approval.  Over the Summer I was gifted a set of car shades by Car Shades UK to road…

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Heritage Open Days East Cheshire

Heritage Open Days happens every year and celebrates the best of England’s culture.  They are fantastic FREE family days out in Cheshire as visitors get FREE access into an array of landmarks, many of which aren’t usually open to the public.  We’ve rounded up a few Heritage Open Days happening locally between 10-19 September 2021 in and…

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Learn To Play – Free Music Lessons for All!

Music for All is delighted to announce the return of its ever-popular event ‘Learn to Play’ to Cheshireon Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th. This weekend of free music taster sessions, cancelled last year due to the pandemic, aims to encourage new and lapsed music makers to experience the joys and benefits of making music.  …

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