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All you need is love (and a Nanny)!

When a nanny is the answer to a working parent’s childcare needs. Mum to two little girls - and with a burgeoning freelance business - Louise Cummings ponders the childcare choices available to working parents, and concludes a nanny may well be the best option....

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All I want for Christmas. . .is a nanny!

There’s a mountain of material gifts we’d love to see under the Christmas tree come December 25. That Mulberry handbag we’ve been eyeing up all season, some sparkles from Swarovski, a monthly subscription to Hotel Chocolat (yum). And if we’re pushing the...

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Help, I need somebody! Why it’s okay to ask for help

4th December 2018 Gingham Kids parenting specialist Caroline Zwierzchowska-Dod tells Louise Cummings why it’s natural, normal and healthy for new parents to raise children with a network of help and support. . . Having a baby is a venture into the unknown. It’s...

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Neuroscience Summit

Gingham Kids up in London today attending a Neuroscience Summit working hard to update and perfect our knowledge on everything kids, parenting and childcare related. What an amazing opportunity we had to meet the main speaker of the event Adele Diamond, PhD, Tier 1...

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How to get the most from hiring a nanny with Gingham Kids

As hiring a nanny is fast becoming the most cost effective and the most suitable childcare option for working families, we have prepared some advice on how to get the most of our agency. 1. Decide What You Need Do you need a daily live-out nanny or a live-in nanny?...

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New Non-Medical Maternity Nurse Course launching May 2017!

Dear nannies, exciting news!!! We are in the final stages of registering with OCN a non- medical Maternity Nurse Course level 3, which we will be able to offer from May 2017, the first course is on the 13th & 14th May with some research and home study to complete...

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Why should you use an agency when hiring a nanny?

Perhaps you have asked yourself, why should you use an agency when recruiting a nanny? To us, the answer is simple; We are parents, we understand your needs We are parents, we understand your safety concerns This is why, at Gingham Kids, we have taken it a step...

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