Blog » Month: February 2019

Tackling Period Poverty in Oxford

From an Oscar-winning documentary (Period. End of Sentence), to a brand new emoji, to new sex education guidelines, periods have been making the news recently!

Mumbler Reviews The Cat in the Hat

I’ve just put my son to bed having seen The Cat in the Hat at the Oxford Playhouse earlier today and he’s still buzzing about it! Talking about the story, asking questions about it and trying to recreate the acrobatics (eep!)… Most days he can’t even remember what we’ve done in the morning so this…

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Mumbler Reviews The North Wall Arts Centre

The North Wall Arts Centre on South Parade in Summertown is a quirky little theatre with lots on for kids (and adults too).

Nippers and Slippers in Pictures

We had our first session of ‘Nippers & Slippers’ intergenerational playgroup on Friday 15th February 2019 and it was a huge success – with the room jam packed full of families and care home residents mingling and happily spending time together!

George Clarke is looking for families, couples or singles to be a part of his Channel 4 programmes this year…

Advertising Feature from Amazing Productions In search of Pre-1940s properties and ‘Change of Use’ renovations for the new TV series. In ‘George Clarke’s Old House, New Home’, George can help you to make the most of your period property. Are you about to start (or have started) to renovate/re design your house or flat to…

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Mumbler Reviews the Children’s Play Village

The Children’s Play Village in Warwick is without doubt in my top three best days out places ever. My three year old loved it. My baby loved it. I loved it. They’ve absolutely 100% nailed it and you couldn’t not have a great time there…

Why Singing is Good for You and Your Family!

Guest blog written by Bella, who runs the brilliant Raise Your Voice Family Choir (for parents and children age 4-11) and Moms and Pops Choir (for parents and babies/bumps)… I started writing this blog on Blue Monday. I’m sure you heard of it, the third Monday in January when we are supposedly at our most…

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Mumbler Explores the Zog Trail at Wendover Woods

Zog is one of Julia Donaldson’s best creations… for anyone not familiar with the story, it really is a goody. Zog the slightly hapless dragon is at dragon school learning all the things that dragons need to know – like breathing out fire (not snow!), roaring and capturing princesses.