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How to beat the heat

So this summer hasn’t really lived up to expectations so far after the long heat wave we had last year.  But, the weather is finally sorting itself out and warmer, sunnier days are ahead!  Finally! But along with consecutively warm days can come crabby children (and adults!), sleepless nights and the potential for sunburn or…

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Carrie Burke Tutor Work

New Tuition Centre opening at Broadstone Arcade, Reddish Introducing Carrie Burke’s Tuition Centre-for a stress-free approach to passing the 11+ and SATS Coming to Reddish in September 2019   This new innovative learning centre for children studying for the11 plus and SATS testsis due to open on 2nd September 2019. It will allow children in…

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Messy Science!

So, remember when my miniest Mumbler got messy at Messy Monkeys? Read the Blog Here ,  well last week over half term I took my slightly bigger Mumbler to get messy at Messy Science! The award winning Messy Monkeys are now also running Messy Science classes for the bigger kids, aged around 4-6 years. It’s the same…

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World Mental Health Day is Wednesday 10th October, which means now is as good as time as any to encourage the conversation surrounding our mental health. Mental Health is becoming more widely accepted in conversation, but there is still work to be done — especially when it comes to our children. Introducing the topic and…

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Mumbler Gets Messy at Messy Monkeys

When Jo asked us to come and try out Messy Monkeys, we were so excited!  I’d already heard such fab things about the class and as my mini Mumbler has a reputation at nursery for being the king of messy play, I knew this would be right up his street! Before the class, Jo sent a…

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Time for New Shoes!

Did you know that looking after your child’s feet is as important as looking after their teeth? According to research, ill fitting shoes can cause problems for their feet in later life. Blisters, ingrowing toes nails, knee and posture problems can all be caused by shoes that don’t fit properly. Children’s feet tend to grow…

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5 Ways to Stay Fit as a Family

Five ways to stay fit as a family When it comes to family fitness, we all know the headlines – obesity (child and adult) is on the up and activity levels are dropping lower and lower. In fact, only about 1 in 20 people in the UK get the amount of exercise they should, around…

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The Mumbler Dads review Chill Factore in Manchester   It’s a tough Job but someone’s got to do it. Mumbler Dads David & Jo were invited to try a snowboarding lesson at the Chill Factore in Manchester, read about their experience here: “With us both being married to ‘Mumbler mums’ Jo and I are used…

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‘Tis the Season to be Pregnant! 🎅 So your baby bump might be rivalling Father’s Christmas’s belly but so what! Tis the season to be pregnant!   With just some minor alterations, Christmas + New Year + Bump can be extra special, just think next year they’ll be no more ‘silent nights’ for you (sorry….)…

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WIN a family ticket to see Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at Romiley Forum!

Thanks to our lovely friends at JB Productions, we have a ticket for a family of 4,  to give away! The prize is for the 4:30pm showing on Sunday 17th December. All you have to do is send the name of just ONE of the seven dwarfs, using the contact form HERE  by 7 pm on Saturday…

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