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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!

If you would like to write a guest blog on any parenting or local issue then we would love to hear from you. Please submit it to us via the ‘contact us’ page.

Here are the links to some more blogs that mumbler loves

North and Soul by our very own mumbler, Gillian Bruce.

The Future of Downs Written by an amazing and inspirational friend of Mumbler, Helen Kingdon.

Shrinking Violet in the ‘gate A fantastic local lifestyle local blog. Check out the article about Mumbler! (biased? Us?!)

Areyoukiddingney Another of our amazing Mumbler mums, Elizabeth Dimelow.

FREE online workshops with Norfolk County Council

Creative workshops Find out more about a range of online workshops for children and young people running in August 2020 for Big Norfolk Summer Fun. Please read the online session guidance for parents and children before attending a workshop. Creative writing Get involved in a range of fun online creative writing workshops exploring storytelling and shaping…

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The Week Junior Magazine

Sponsored Blog by Mumbler HQ Mumbler have recently partnered up with The Week Junior magazine, and we couldn’t be happier to tell you all about it. We’ve actually been buying the magazine ourselves for about 5 months & we absolutely love it. It’s an award-winning magazine, aimed at children aged 8-14 years old. The Week…

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Babies and Water Safety by Puddle Ducks

Sponsored Guest Blog Babies have a real affinity with water, but many new parents are extremely nervous about taking their baby swimming.  This is extremely understandable – drowning can be fatal and so it is important to be safety-conscious around water.  Here are some of our top tips for enjoying the pool safely; For babies…

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Eat Out To Help Out

Looking for somewhere to eat out in August? There are plenty of places in Norwich taking part in the Government’s ‘Eat out to help out’ scheme and your family can get a meal for half price! The rules are as follows: 1/ It only applies to restaurants taking part in the scheme  – you can…

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Children’s play parks are open!

Norwich City Council All areas run by Norwich City Council are open as of Wednesday 22nd July. Stay safe by following the guidelines: 1/Children and supervising adults should not visit if any of you have symptoms of coronavirus or other infection. 2/Make sure you and children you’re supervising maintain a good distance from others as…

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Mumbler Guest Review: FitFlop

We have a fantastic offer running at the moment for 20% OFF your first order at FitFlop! Simply enter code NEWADDICT at checkout. Read this guest review by Mumbler Charlotte all about their shoes…….     Fitflop Review by Mumbler Charlotte I’ve been vaguely aware of FitFlop for a while now and if I’m honest,…

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Norwich Cathedral prepares for a prehistoric guest

Dippy was originally meant to be paying a visit to Norwich Cathedral for four months over this Summer, but it has now been rescheduled for 11th January to 21st March 2021. Below is the original press release about Dippy: Norwich Cathedral is preparing to host a prehistoric guest when the Natural History Museum’s iconic dinosaur…

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BeWILDerwood is back!

BeWILDerwood is BACK! And we were lucky enough to be invited just before they flung their Twigglyboggly doors open to check out everything they have put in place to make sure you and your Mini Mumblers can have a super socially distanced day out. If you have been before, you will notice there are additional…

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Summer Activities Sheets

The Summer Activities sheets have been really popular over the last few years and I had my first request for where to find them today! Each one has a few spaces to add your own and there is one that is completely blank for you to make your own sheet too. Please feel free to…

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What’s on in Norfolk Libraries this Summer

What’s on in Norfolk Libraries this summer Libraries have begun to reopen, with safety measures in place to help keep everyone safe. The best place to find out the most up to date information about your local library is here: https://www.norfolk.gov.uk/libraries-local-history-and-archives/libraries/coronavirus-update When you visit, you will find libraries look and feel very different to keep…

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