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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How returning to work may affect your child’s sleep

Whatever the state of a little one’s sleep, mum’s return to work often has a noticeable impact. Many of those little sleep stars who have been sleeping through for months suddenly begin to resist bedtime and/or wake frequently in the night. Children who have night-weaned often revert to taking milk through the night. For those…

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World Book Day

Easy Costume Ideas For World Book Day 2019 World Book Day – Thursday 7th March Team Mumbler have put together 15 costume ideas that you can create from items at home and which don’t need any ability to sew – thank goodness! 1. Scarecrows Wedding Grab some old clothes, put a few holes in, some…

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We’re all in this parenting game together

Today we talk about why loving yourself is so important….. Firstly, we’ll start by saying there is no perfect parent. We’ve all been there, we’ve looked at the Facebook posts of other parents, we’ve seen what we view as the perfect life and perhaps wanted it for ourselves. We see other parents walking down the…

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Baby Swimming Benefits by Flutterbabies

Life with a little one is so busy and it’s so hard to fit everything in. The choice of baby activities is massive nowadays, so why should you choose to come to a Baby/Toddler Swimming lesson? All classes are an investment of time and money, but I can’t think of any other that offers the…

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East Riding Youth Dance is back for 2019!

East Riding Youth Dance is looking for young people to sign up for their exciting community dance programme, alongside recruitment for the East Riding Youth Dance County Company. The 12 weeks of community dance is an opportunity for young people, Year 5 and upwards, to work closely with professional dance artists in a fun, energetic…

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Be aware of the signs and symptoms – A special feature by East Riding Council

With special thanks to East Riding Council for sharing this feature with us. After a successful launch of the year-long cancer awareness project to encourage people to talk more about cancer, help support residents to have those difficult conversations and to check their body, East Riding of Yorkshire Council urges residents to take note of…

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Stress-free Parties at Summit Indoor Adventure

Some parents just LOVE planning their children’s annual birthday party. Some don’t. Does the idea of hosting, organising and co-ordinating your child’s birthday party fill you with dread? Does the thought of another freezing village hall or boisterous friends taking over your house sound like your idea of a nightmare? Yes? Then you should really…

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In need of some you time? Oulton Hall Spa is just the place!

Oulton Hall offer their top treatments to help you revitalise the mind and body this winter. Why not treat yourself to a luxury spa day from just £75 per person! After the stress of Christmas (although this feels like a lifetime ago), it’s time to focus on you.  Take some time out to relax with…

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What am I entitled to if I separate from my spouse?

There are very few hard and fast rules and the Courts have ultimate discretion to make whatever order is ‘fair’ on the particular facts of your case. The starting position is an equal division of assets, which can include property, savings, investments, businesses and pensions. Orders can also be made to provide income to a…

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Relax Kids STAG Mumbler Review

Here at STAG we are always blown away by the variety of classes that are available for children in our area. On Friday we were invited to review ‘Relax Kids’ at Riccall Grange. Relax Kids sessions are designed to develop your child’s emotional intelligence in a fun and engaging way by taking them on adventures…

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