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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Easter Egg Hunt Ideas with a Difference

With the prospect of the entire Easter Weekend fully at home, you might want to mix things up a little bit and make the traditional Easter Egg Hunt a little more challenging or creative. We’ve come up with a few ideas you might want to try; and who knows, maybe it will spur a new…

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Buy Fresh Roasted Coffee Beans Online Direct

With coffee shops closed and people staying at home, we are all starting to learn more hobbies from keeping fit at home, to gardening, to learning how to make a barista standard coffee. Let’s talk about coffee – Yes the way you make it is important, but ultimately, like most things, if you put quality…

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Choose Care – Could you help by working in Adult Social Care?

Choose Care has been set up by East Riding of Yorkshire Council to help the people who most need our support right now. It has become especially important with the COVID-19 outbreak; they need to urgently recruit people into the sector – into both private and council-run adult social care organisations. They are looking for…

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Joe Browns clothing are giving one lucky Mumbler a massive £250 voucher for a new wardrobe update!

The whole world is facing a crazy & unsettling time and none of us know how long it is going to last or how long we will all be home-schooling our children! In and amongst the crafting, the endless chants of “Mummm, I’m bored….” “Muuum, I’m hungry” and of course (and we don’t judge you…

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Mumbler at Home #Week2

As we reach the end of home school #week2 I thought it was time to start documenting our Mumbler family stay at home journey and try to help others with some stay at home activities and ideas. Why wasn’t there a week 1? Well last week I thought I was nailing this and it was…

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Back to Ours: Right on Your Sofa

Back to Ours usually put on shows and entertainment for families in local community venues during the school half term holidays. However, to help us all while we’re at home, they are doing an online option now! Most days they will have different shows and stories, simply watch them on their facebook page here. Follow…

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Local Classes Now Online

Many of our much loved local classes, activities  and organisations are  moving to online options so here’s a roundup of those too: Cook Stars Hull East and Holderness: are posting recipe videos and ideas on their facebook page including links to Cook Stars head office regular ‘lockdown’ cook along! They also have some fun, interactive,…

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Easter Craft Ideas To Do At Home

Easter is on the way but sadly a lot of the places we would have been to and done Easter crafts are closing. So, we’ve put together a few ideas for you to do with your children at home. Most of these crafts can be done with basic craft supplies, things you might need include:…

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Daily Schedule Ideas

An idea for a daily schedule to use at home with your children. I’ve done this based on my 5 yr old, feel free to adapt and make most useful for you.

101 Things To Do With Kids Indoors & In Your Garden

As of next week we’re nearly all going to be having a lot more time at home with our kids. With the current situation in mind, I thought it was a good time to share some ideas for fun and easy things that you can do with kids indoors, or (if you have one) in…

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