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5 tips for finding your perfect nanny

5 tips for finding your perfect nanny

Finding a full-time nanny for your family can feel daunting. You need someone who is going to love your kids, maintain your routines and fit with your family household dynamic. Even if you go into a nanny search thinking your list of demands is pretty low,...

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...

How to choose the right childcare

How to choose the right childcare

Deciding on your childcare is a huge decision, and there is no right or wrong answer. Here, Bubble's CCO Sarah Hesz sets out the important things to remember. Childcare is not for life Life changes all the time, and this is never more true than when you have...

Night Nannies: I wish I had asked for help

Night Nannies: I wish I had asked for help

On the whole I don't think it’s productive to dwell on regrets and bad decisions. But there is one thing where I can’t help but shake my head at my former self, and it comes down to those early months with a new baby. Everyone has a moment that it hits them....

DBS & CRB checks – all the information you need

DBS & CRB checks – all the information you need

We’ve all heard of CRB and DBS checks – they’re ubiquitous terms in the childcare sector. But what do they really mean and how should they be used? This article will take a look at what CRB/DBS checks are, how babysitters can get one, their strengths and...

How to work from home with a nanny (and not feel bad about it)

How to work from home with a nanny (and not feel bad about it)

Working from home has some great benefits; I particularly enjoy the proximity of snacks at all times, the freedom to wear woolly socks, and (of course) the luxury of having a window to stare out of. But there’s also a lot that I miss from my ‘pre-remote...