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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.

Diggerland is ‘Good To Go’ and Re-opens on 11th July!

Popular family theme park Diggerland is set to open its doors to the public as of Saturday, July 11th.   Staff at the attraction have been working very hard in the recent weeks to get the park to a high standard ready for a safe opening. Now, Diggerland is pleased and proud to announce that…

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Drive-In Family Cinema comes to Hull

A BRAND NEW DRIVE-IN EXPERIENCE IS COMING TO THE UK! FEATURING BLOCKBUSTER MOVIE SCREENINGS – INTRODUCING ADVENTURE DRIVE-IN Powered by outdoor cinema experts Adventure Cinema, the drive-in cinema and music experiences will be visiting 20+ towns and cities this summer, making it the UK’s biggest drive-in tour from 4th July – 30th September. Tickets start…

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25% Off at Pasta Evangelists

On Saturday night me and my husband had a date night at home, thanks to Pasta Evangelists! We have been having a family take away on a Saturday night during lockdown but realised we haven’t done anything just the two of us for the last 14 weeks. So, yesterday I did the kids some tea…

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Jonny Baird PT – Improving Health for Parents

Jonny Baird is a Personal Trainer based in East Yorkshire. He’s been helping local parents to get fit, especially over the last 3 months in lockdown by doing sessions virtually. If you are looking for someone to help you with a healthier lifestyle here’s a bit about him….   My aim is to give parents…

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The Retreat York

  The Children and Young People’s Therapeutic Service The value of therapeutic play for children All children love to play. They are immensely creative, and play can help them process difficult experiences and explore possible solutions to challenges that they are facing. When children are absorbed in play they are in the present moment, they are transported…

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Activities for Kids: 9 science experiments to do at home

Easy science experiments for you and your children to enjoy! This is a guest blog by Big Bang Science.  Here at Big Bang Science HQ we have been keeping ourselves really busy during lockdown! Amongst other things, we have been writing up experiments for all our followers to enjoy as we have all been looking to the internet…

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Family Attractions & Outdoor Places Re-Opening After Lockdown

With an easing of lockdown restrictions, some of our favourite outdoor attractions and gardens have re-opened.  Lots do still have some restrictions in place and require pre-booking, I have included details below but please check out details directly before travelling. Please also stick to the Government Guidance on what you can and can’t do –…

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Hull & East Riding Mumbler Awards 2020 Results!!

The first ever Hull & East Riding Mumbler Awards are to celebrate and recognise the best of what we have to do locally for families. I built the Mumbler website 5 years ago to list and share all things to do in our area for babies, children and families and, during those 5 years, I…

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Celebrating My Daughter’s Birthday at Home

Last weekend my daughter turned 6 and we had a lockdown birthday to deal with! To be honest it went a lot better than I was expecting and she said she’d had the best day ever. So I wanted to share with you what we did and how we made it special….   Lockdown Birthday…

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Covid-19 Statement: Mumbler Update

CHANGES AT MUMBLER!!: I thought it was about time I let you all know what’s been happening here at the Hull & East Riding Mumbler since the Covid19 outbreak. I built this website for the purpose of listing and sharing places to go to with children locally – from classes and clubs to days out…

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