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Alternative gift ideas for children at Christmas

Christmas is peeking its tinselly face around the corner and with celebratory plans afoot, many mums and dads will be pondering presents, and toys might not be on the list! A recent poll by the British Heart Foundation found that more than a quarter of parents admit to throwing away toys that are in perfect […]

What makes a great nanny?

Every child is special and unique, and finding the perfect nanny might seem like a daunting task. At St Andrew’s Nannies we recognise that every family and every child is different, and as such we build strong relationships with our clients and work closely with parents to gain an in-depth understanding of your family’s detailed […]

The best things about parenting in autumn

Oh autumn! A softer sun that demands layers of clothing, making any activity that requires walking through the front door an all-out military campaign as gloves, hats, coats and appropriate shoes (always requiring some sort of justification to a three-year old still holding on to summer) are instated in defence against the season’s chill. It’s […]

Are summer born children at a disadvantage at school?

Summer sped by at its usual warp speed and before we knew it, we were kissing our babies (even the big ones) goodbye and shepherding them into school. Many little ones will be starting reception, some only a month or even a few days into their fourth year of life – this is a big […]

10 top things to do in North London with children

The summer holiday is upon us and whilst children are sure to miss their friends and teachers, a break from the routine of school is a good thing. Long days and warm weather allow children to explore and imagine on their own terms and the absolute joy of London is that it offers an abundance […]

St. Andrew’s Nannies launches

2019 sees the launch of St. Andrew’s Nannies which will be running alongside St. Andrew’s Montessori School to provide bespoke nanny solutions. Our team has a collective experience of over 40 years in childcare and nanny recruitment. To keep up to date on what we’re doing please follow www.saintandrewsnannies.com