The “Mumblings” are a collection of our own blog posts and guest posts.

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How pregnancy yoga benefits you and your baby

*This is an sponsored blog for Operation: Mama* Motherhood is crazy. It’s crazy, and wild, and amazing and beautiful. Growing a human is so special but also hard work! As you start your motherhood journey, know there is nothing more important than looking after yourself, so that you can look after others. You cannot pour…

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Fulneck School Pre School & Junior School Open Day 1st May 2019

**This is an advertorial blog for Fulneck School As Primary School offers day draws closer, we recognise this is a significant time in your child’s life Choosing the right school for your child is a life changing decision and as the date for receiving your offer draws near, deciding whether to accept the school you’re…

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Easter at Mother Shiptons

HOPPY EASTER ADVENTURE TRAIL Monday 1st April to Sunday 28th April 2019 Hop along to Mother Shipton’s during the Easter Holidays for a hoppingly fun time. Follow the trail and on your way, help Little Bo Peep find her sheep! You can also meet bunnies Betty and Clover and solve puzzles and clues for a…

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Water Babies: Baby & Toddler Swimming – What are the benefits?

Advertorial Blog for Water Babies Baby & Toddler Swimming…What’s it all about? What are the benefits? With Spring finally here there is no better time to start your swimming journey with your little one and there are countless benefits to getting your baby into the water as soon as you can.  Here are our top 10…

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Advertising feature for Piglets Adventure Farm With new egg-citing activities, cute baby animals and lots of family fun, there’s plenty to see and do this Easter at Piglets Adventure Farm From 30th March – 28th April, little egg hunters can take part in the new Easter Egg Hunt. Bigger & better than ever before, collect eggs from…

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Ideas for Days Out over the Easter Holidays about an hours drive from South Leeds

If you fancy a day out over the Easter Holiday we have listed our Top Picks which are about an hours drive.  Hopefully, we will see signs of Spring during the Easter break but if the weather doesn’t play ball we have also included indoor activities. 1. Easter at Lotherton Hall Lotherton is planning a whole month…

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Keep the children entertained at Stockeld Park this Easter holiday!

**This is an advertorial blog for Stockeld Park “I’m bored!” If you’re a parent or you help to look after children during the school holidays, chances are this is a phrase you are all too familiar with! At Stockeld Park, we know how to nip boredom in the bud! Keeping the children entertained in the school…

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What’s on at Leeds Museums & Galleries during the Easter holidays

*This is an advertorial blog for Leeds Museums and Galleries. Head over to Leeds Museums and Galleries for an eggcellent Easter, from golden egg hunts to springtime babies and mystery matinees to mask making. Abbey House Museum will be celebrating all things superhero with crafts, murder mysteries and silly science. The Easter bunny will be stopping…

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Farming fun for families at Springtime Live

Advertising Feature for Springtime Live  Tickets are now sale for annual family farming event, Springtime Live, which will be held at the Great Yorkshire Showground on Saturday April 13 2019. From mini tractor rides to live entertainment, once inside all activities and workshops are FREE. This fun family day out celebrates farming, food and the…

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The Bump & Baby Expo is back!

Advertising Feature from Bump & Baby Expo Yorkshire’s biggest maternity and baby fair, the Bump & Baby Expo, is back at York Racecourse on Sunday 7th April. Founded by mumpreneur Jackie from Babies By Jackie, this year she is joined by Kate from Avocado Events. “As a mum and newborn photographer, I felt that Yorkshire was crying out for an…

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