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UK Babysitter Rates: How Much To Pay Sitters In 2021

UK Babysitter Rates: How Much To Pay Sitters In 2021

Babysitter rates: Nowadays, reliable childcare has become so much harder to find for parents. Whether it’s an emergency appointment, evening out, or just needing a few hours to yourself, having easy access to local babysitters and nannies can make a world of...

4 top tips to help your kids settle back into school

4 top tips to help your kids settle back into school

After months of homeschooling, many parents (us included) are relieved to be seeing their kids go back to the classroom. But for our children, the adjustment back into a different environment can be a bit tricky and lead to some worries. That’s why we spoke...

Home learning: top tips and online resources

Home learning: top tips and online resources

With schools closed across the UK, many parents are supporting their kids with home learning – which can be pretty challenging. That's why we've created a list of our top tips for home learning as well as links to our favourite online learning resources –...

Lockdown lunches: quick & tasty recipes for kids

Lockdown lunches: quick & tasty recipes for kids

As any parent knows, feeding the kids can be quite a task. Trying to make something nutritious, delicious AND quick is hard enough, but if you have especially picky eaters then finding new lunch ideas can be a real challenge. Luckily, we've compiled a list...

When are school term dates & holidays in 2021?

When are school term dates & holidays in 2021?

Please note that due to lockdown many schools in the UK will be closed throughout January and into February, except for vulnerable children and children of key workers. Nurseries and other early years settings are still currently open for all children during...