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The 10 tips for getting your child to sleep on Christmas Eve

The 10 tips for getting your child to sleep on Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is an incredibly exciting time, which can make it difficult for kids to settle down and go to sleep. However, it’s also the time when parents are trying to finish off their present wrapping and waiting for kids to nod off so they can sneak in...

7 ways Christmas is different when you’re a parent

7 ways Christmas is different when you’re a parent

When you start planning Christmas with the kids, you imagine piles of matching gifts under a twinkling tree, visits to Santa in his grotto and joyful hours masterminding the escapades of a cheeky little Elf. You forget the blood, sweat and tears that goes on...

5 things to do in London without the kids

5 things to do in London without the kids

Christmas time in London is fantastic when it comes to family activities and things to do with the kids. Though it's also a pretty great time to do some things without them...Here are our top 5 picks. Cuddle up in an igloo The Coppa Club has installed eight...

3 reasons why your next babysitter should be a guy

3 reasons why your next babysitter should be a guy

When choosing the perfect person to take care of your children, your instinct might tell you to choose a woman. However, there’s a growing demand for male nannies and babysitters, and some very compelling reasons to give a ‘manny’ a chance the next time you...

7 Signs That The Car Belongs To a Parent

7 Signs That The Car Belongs To a Parent

We’ve been out doing a bit of Flyering this week in North and South-West London which was fun, cold and character building... As well as coming out with thicker skin, mild frost-bite, and loads of useful feedback on our app, the exercise also got us thinking...

Parents reveal their date night horror stories

Parents reveal their date night horror stories

Speak to most parents and couples, and getting out of the “dating scene” is definitely seen as a major perk of settling down. And taking a look at some of the anecdotes that came back to us, it’s easy to see why... Here are 10 of the best for you to enjoy......