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

Fierce Mum for super cool mums who are doing it all

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.

Areyoukiddingney Another of our amazing Mumbler mums, Elizabeth Dimelow.

Juno: The healthcare app entirely focused on Children’s health

Juno is a brand-new way to access healthcare for your children. It’s an app that allows you to talk to qualified healthcare professionals whenever you want. It’s like having a consultant paediatrician in your pocket at all times! We asked our Mumblers to submit questions to Juno’s lead clinician, Consultant Paediatrician, Dr Shruti Ganatra. Here…

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Dalby Forest

When restrictions can ease, we look forward to welcoming back everyone who hasn’t been able to visit the nation’s forests during the current national lockdown. However, until then we must all continue to follow government guidance to help protect the NHS and save lives. Government has said that from 8 March you can spend time…

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Hidden treasure for story explorers across North Yorkshire Coast

A team of volunteers have joined forces to hide 400 children’s books in Scarborough, Whitby and Filey thanks to local literacy campaign, Our Stories, delivered by the National Literacy Trust and the North Yorkshire Coast Opportunity area.   The books started to appear in bus stops, on benches and even in flowerbeds last weekend. Over…

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Mum Art Talking Art Therapy Group

Exciting announce for new mum’s, ATY has a new group programme to women who have had a baby during the #Covid-19 pandemic. With thanks to the D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust funding to make this possible. Pregnant women and new mum’s have had a very different experience of pregnancy, birth, maternity leave and motherhood during this…

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Easy Costume Ideas For World Book Day 2021

World Book Day, Thursday 4th March! We have put together 15 ideas that you can create from items at home. Just because we aren’t at school, doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate World Book Day. I think we may still choose our favourite book and dress up, maybe make a little role play. Plus perhaps a…

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Words for Life

Do you need a bit of inspiration and help with entertaining little ones during lockdown? Sign up to the #WordsforLife newsletter in partnership with #HungryLittleMinds to receive fortnightly activities for your little ones aged 0-5. Every two weeks you will receive free and fun chat, play and read activities which you can carry out to help your child’s learning…

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Family lockdown activities: Discover geocaching in Scarborough, Whitby & Filey

Geocaching is a great way to get the kids outside, especially in lockdown, to make your local walks more interesting. What is geocaching?  Geocaching is something exciting to do outdoors, in which you use the GPS on your mobile phone  to hide and seek containers, called “geocaches” or “caches”, at specific locations marked by coordinates. It’s…

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Beverley Travel – East Yorkshire’s Favourite Travel Agent

Save yourself time and hassle trawling through hundreds of different internet sites and putting all the pieces of the travel jigsaw together. Whether you are looking for a fully tailor-made experience, or a straight-forward package holiday, we do the work so you don’t have to, providing recommendations and finding the best travel providers for your…

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Coronavirus Update: What you need to know 22nd February 2021

Information correct at 22nd February 2021. Coronavirus Roadmap – Rules will be lifted in stages and four conditions must be met at each stage. The four conditions that must be met at each phase of lockdown easing are: The coronavirus vaccine programme continues to go to plan Evidence shows vaccines are sufficiently reducing the number…

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Why and how to apply to the Scarborough College Prep School

Choosing an independent education for your child is a very personal decision and therefore it is difficult to say why it is the right choice for you and your child.  In the current climate, it might be one of the most difficult decisions you have to make.  There is nothing we can do to make…

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