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parent Fun things to do in London for children this February February - that cold dark month where winter seems never-ending… where everybody keeps saying the days are getting longer but it certainly does not feel that way! Here we have a round-up of the best things to do with the kids this coming month to keep them entertained: A sleepover at London Zoo! You heard us right! A sleepover at London zoo! Suitable for kids aged 7-11 and it includes a morning tour of the zoo before it opens to the public.
Feb 4, 2019
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parent Our top 5 fun things to do in London this month with the kids With the holidays well and truly over, the new Christmas toys already discarded to one side, and the constant grey skies - it’s time to make some plans for the last few weekends of the month to keep everybody entertained! Here are our top 5 activities across the capital still happening this month. “Life in the Dark” at the Natural History Museum. Enter the world of nocturanl animals, and dive into the beatuty of the deep ocean.
Jan 17, 2019
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parent Five minutes with Rosy Nicolas and some tips for craft fun with kids After graduating from Camberwell college of Arts rosy began working freelance across a range of fields including illustration, props and accessories. Working from her studio in Hackney, East London she draws, paints and glues stuff together for a number of various clients. Rosy favours simple, yet often time consuming hand made techniques and modest materials to make paper collages, hand drawn patterns and art deco inspired shapes. A child of art school parents, Tony Hart telly and DIY craft books, Rosy sees herself as a craft based maker, producing opulent objects to decorate both your life and head with.
Dec 3, 2018
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parent Green Friday! Win a kids dinner set from our friends at Ekobo Since it’s creation in 2003, Ekobo has grown from a company specialising in bamboo tableware to an extensive home-wares brand specialising in the use of sustainable, planet friendly materials including FSC-certified bamboo, but also sustainable cork and organic cotton. “Our design process is devoted to improving how we engage with our planet and we use the most innovative design and manufacturing processes available. Our creative process on the other hand, is fuelled by our family’s needs and habits, and our collection has grown as our 3 girls have grown.
Nov 23, 2018
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parent FREE webinar: How to support families whose babies experience symptoms of colic Date: Monday 19th November Time: 8 PM GMT / 15:00 PM EST REGISTER HERE: https://babyem.lpages.co/reflux-course/ In the workshop, you’re going to learn: The 4 causes of crying, regurgitation and distress so you can help families soothe baby quickly… Key information that is widely known and little understood that explains WHY medication isn’t the answer for colic symptoms or gastric oesophageal reflux… 3 proven strategies that address the underlying causes of colic, reflux and allergies (rather than just the symptoms!
Nov 15, 2018
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parent 6 ways to boost your family’s immune system The change of seasons combined with the kids going back to school can often leave everybody sick at home during September. Take a look at these helpful and natural ways to help boost your immune system - suitable for the whole family. Go for the ginger! Garlic is great for immunity as it contains lots of antioxidants but ginger works just as well and leaves no smell. You can use a garlic press to ‘juice’ a cube of ginger for a hot tea - add honey and lemon for the extra nutrients.
Sep 17, 2018
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Our blog is written by a bright team of nannies, babysitters, maternity nurses and other childcare experts. We write about topics interesting for parents and nannies - useful information, top tips and bits of advice. Nanny Network is committed to children - to their health, well-being and their education - our blog is a reflection of what we believe children deserve. We hope you enjoy reading our blog and we are always looking our for new writers to join our team so please contact us if you have something you want other people to read.

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parent Fun things to do in London for children this February February - that cold dark month where winter seems never-ending… where everybody keeps saying the days are getting longer but it certainly does not feel that way! Here we have a round-up of the best things to do with the kids this coming month to keep them entertained: A sleepover at London Zoo! You heard us right! A sleepover at London zoo! Suitable for kids aged 7-11 and it includes a morning tour of the zoo before it opens to the public. Feb 4, 2019
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parent Our top 5 fun things to do in London this month with the kids With the holidays well and truly over, the new Christmas toys already discarded to one side, and the constant grey skies - it’s time to make some plans for the last few weekends of the month to keep everybody entertained! Here are our top 5 activities across the capital still happening this month. “Life in the Dark” at the Natural History Museum. Enter the world of nocturanl animals, and dive into the beatuty of the deep ocean. Jan 17, 2019
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parent Five minutes with Rosy Nicolas and some tips for craft fun with kids After graduating from Camberwell college of Arts rosy began working freelance across a range of fields including illustration, props and accessories. Working from her studio in Hackney, East London she draws, paints and glues stuff together for a number of various clients. Rosy favours simple, yet often time consuming hand made techniques and modest materials to make paper collages, hand drawn patterns and art deco inspired shapes. A child of art school parents, Tony Hart telly and DIY craft books, Rosy sees herself as a craft based maker, producing opulent objects to decorate both your life and head with. Dec 3, 2018
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parent Green Friday! Win a kids dinner set from our friends at Ekobo Since it’s creation in 2003, Ekobo has grown from a company specialising in bamboo tableware to an extensive home-wares brand specialising in the use of sustainable, planet friendly materials including FSC-certified bamboo, but also sustainable cork and organic cotton. “Our design process is devoted to improving how we engage with our planet and we use the most innovative design and manufacturing processes available. Our creative process on the other hand, is fuelled by our family’s needs and habits, and our collection has grown as our 3 girls have grown. Nov 23, 2018
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parent FREE webinar: How to support families whose babies experience symptoms of colic Date: Monday 19th November Time: 8 PM GMT / 15:00 PM EST REGISTER HERE: https://babyem.lpages.co/reflux-course/ In the workshop, you’re going to learn: The 4 causes of crying, regurgitation and distress so you can help families soothe baby quickly… Key information that is widely known and little understood that explains WHY medication isn’t the answer for colic symptoms or gastric oesophageal reflux… 3 proven strategies that address the underlying causes of colic, reflux and allergies (rather than just the symptoms! Nov 15, 2018
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parent 6 ways to boost your family’s immune system The change of seasons combined with the kids going back to school can often leave everybody sick at home during September. Take a look at these helpful and natural ways to help boost your immune system - suitable for the whole family. Go for the ginger! Garlic is great for immunity as it contains lots of antioxidants but ginger works just as well and leaves no smell. You can use a garlic press to ‘juice’ a cube of ginger for a hot tea - add honey and lemon for the extra nutrients. Sep 17, 2018
ABOUT US

Our blog is written by a bright team of nannies, babysitters, maternity nurses and other childcare experts. We write about topics interesting for parents and nannies - useful information, top tips and bits of advice. Nanny Network is committed to children - to their health, well-being and their education - our blog is a reflection of what we believe children deserve. We hope you enjoy reading our blog and we are always looking our for new writers to join our team so please contact us if you have something you want other people to read.

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