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Make sure you vote for your babysitter of the year with childcare.co.uk - com on, give them a pat on the back!
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Give your babysitter a pat on the back in the Babysitter of the Year Awards

Finally, us parents can give our babysitter’s a bit of a virtual pat on the back with the first Babysitter of the Year Awards from childcare.co.uk. << But HURRAY voting in the Babysitter of the Year awards closes on the 25th January! >> Di your kids have a favourite sitter; one that lets them do […]


by Helen • January 22, 2018
Jungle coloring for adults and kids
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Jungle coloring for adults and kids

Let’s go on a colouring adventure with this set of jungle coloring for adults and kids. Sharpen your crayons or colouring pencils and lets colour! Jungle is a wonderful theme for a colouring page as there are quite a few colourful creatures that inhabit it, as well as many wonderful botanical wonders. There are a […]


by Helen • December 20, 2017
Hands up, how many times have you installed an app and clicked ‘I agree’ without reading the terms and conditions? Have you thought about eSafety?
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eSafety: 5 apps you didn’t know let your kids talk to strangers

Hands up how many times have you installed an app and clicked ‘I agree’ without reading the terms and conditions? And who’s reviewed the privacy settings on their Skype or Facebook accounts recently? Nope. Not many of us. In fact, over half of Facebook users don’t know what third party apps have access to their […]


by Helen • December 7, 2017
Mango Salad Recipe
Kids cooking recipes

Mango Salad

Raise your hand if you or your kids are mango lovers. We love mangoes and are happy to share this mango salad recipe for kids to make. Yum! Cooking and trying new dishes is a great way to learn about different cultures and their eating habits and traditional food. This mango salad recipe is an […]


by Helen • November 27, 2017
Chow Mein Recipe
Kids cooking recipes

Chow Mein

We do love a good chow meain so today we are sharing a delicious chow mein recipe with you. Noodles, as almost all other things, have their symbolism… Did you know noodles represent long life and it is thought unlucky to cut them. Kids are in luck as slurping them noisily, is considered polite! This […]


by Helen • November 20, 2017
Yummy Kiwi Muffins Recipe
Kids cooking recipes

Kiwi Muffins

Today we have a delicious recipe that your little ones can make. Kiwi muffins are healthy, delicious and nutritious desert for the whole family. And they are quickly done! Fresh kiwi is a great instant snack too! Put one half of kiwi in an egg cup and eat it with a teaspoon like a hard-boiled […]


by Helen • November 17, 2017
Win three family board games to get Christmas sorted!
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Win three family board games to get Christmas sorted!

If you love a good family game night you will love this chance to win three family board games to get Christmas sorted! If you are looking for a fast and furious bit of family fun this Christmas, you are in luck as one of the leading global brands in the board game sector, Tactic Games, […]


by Helen • November 10, 2017
5 tips to encourage early reading
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5 tips to encourage early reading

Beanstalk, the children’s literacy charity, in partnership with LuCiD and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, has devised Story Starters, a new programme that enables pre-school children to become ready to read. Each child will receive a 20 minute, one to one session with a reading helper twice a week as well as a free book for […]


by Sarah Pickstone • November 8, 2017
Free Christmas tree coloring for adults and kids
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Christmas tree coloring for adults and kids

Embark on a festive colouring adventure as we have a brand new printable Christmas tree coloring for adults and kids! This is a wonderful set you and your kid can colour in together. We are already getting a little bit excited about the upcoming holidays, there truly is not a holiday more family focused than […]


by Helen • November 6, 2017
Brain food for kids Boost your child's brain.
Healthy Eating Tips for Kids Healthy lifestyle tips Kids cooking recipes

Brain food for kids: Boost your child’s brain in a day!

Want to supercharge your child’s brain? Then take a look at what’s on their plate. Feeding your children with the right foods can not only improve mood and behaviour but have a profound effect on their ability to focus, concentrate and think clearly. Nutritionist and Author of the Brain Boost Diet shares the top smart […]


by Helen • November 2, 2017