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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.

Covid Compliant Birthday Parties

High Altitude Birthday Parties  91 Whiffler Rd, Norwich NR3 2AW, 01603 567200 Are you ready for the best party ever? Unforgettable birthday parties for all the right reasons with awesome staff, fabulous food, packed with fun and games on court and, of course, loads of party spirit. And you don’t even have to lift a…

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Mumbler Reviews: Phonics Hero

Sponsored Review Post I’m sure most of us turn to technology as one of the ways to entertain the Mini Mumblers at times and with all the weird and not-so-wonderful things children can stumble across on the internet, I am extremely cautious about what I let my two older children have access to when they’re…

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Mumbler Reviews: Dippy’s Halloween Days at Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure in the time of Covid

Sponsored Review Post We’ve been to Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure a fair few times and, back in my teaching days, it was one of my favourite places to take my classes on class trips, but things are a little bit different this year (understatement!!) and I know people are still feeling a bit unsure about venturing out…

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Postpartum Support with Maternity Reflexologist and Traditional Postpartum Doula, Sarah Groves

Sponsored Guest Post Hello, I am a Maternity Reflexologist, Postpartum Professional and Mother of two gorgeous children. Knowing the challenges, from my own experience, and seeing the struggles of other Mothers at this time, I have been keen to be a part of shifting the postpartum paradigm, to revolutionise, and bring more awareness about the…

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Free food for families who need it

Foodbanks Norwich Foodbank, 0300 3651123 Due to the pandemic, some foodbanks are operating differently, currently Norwich foodbanks have closed but you can call 0300 3651123 and they will try to help. Waveney Foodbank, 07484394749 Voucher guidelines relaxed over half term. If you are struggling, please just text your postcode to 07484394749 and we will direct…

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Top 10 Halloween Films from Tots to Teens

Introducing Chantry Place – the new name for Norwich’s Chapelfield Shopping Centre

Press release Norwich’s Chapelfield shopping centre, which houses stores including Apple, Zara and House of Fraser, has been renamed Chantry Place. The former intu location has undergone a rebrand, 15 years after opening its doors as a shopping destination in 2005, and its new name pays homage to the lesser known history of the site…

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Not tricking or treating? Here are Mumbler suggested alternative Halloween activities…

Wondering what to do this Halloween during Covid 2020? Trying to think of alternatives to trick or treating and Halloween parties in lockdown or quarantine? Each parent will obviously make their own decision about how they wish to enjoy Halloween, but for those remaining cautious we have come up with some ideas so Halloween can…

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Looking after our furry babies! Mumbler HQ reviews raw dog food from Bella & Duke

Sally at Harrogate Mumbler has reviewed something a bit different for us… As our regular readers will know, we often get asked to try out products for our kids, this time though, I get to introduce our “furry daughter” AKA the Mumbler mutt, Elsa (Yes, we got her in the height of the Disney Frozen…

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Dippy’s Halloween Days Competition with Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure

This competition has now ended.  Congratulations to winner Sarah Witcomb. Sponsored Post WIN A FAMILY TICKET (2 ADULTS, 2 CHILDREN 90cm and over) for Dippy’s Halloween Days event – 24 Oct – 1 Nov   Our popular Halloween Days event returns between 24th October and 1st November. Dippy and his friends are busy preparing for some spooky…

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