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Showing Blog posts from May 2019

How we choose the very best babysitters

29-05-2019

As the UK’s biggest online babysitting service, Sitters only recruits child carers who can demonstrate a long-term commitment to childcare and babysitting.

What to Do With Kids on a Rainy Day

22-05-2019

What to do with kids on a rainy day can be a tremendous task, with bundles of energy and never ending wriggles. We have detailed the top activities here.

How Can I Find an Emergency Babysitter?

20-05-2019

Finding an emergency babysitter can be immensely stressful and worrying. We aim to take the stress out of the equation.

The Top 14 Party Games for Kids

19-05-2019

We’ve compiled a list of the best party games for kids – perfect to use at birthday parties. Discover them all here. 

How to Prepare your Children for a New Babysitter

17-05-2019

Leaving children with a new babysitter can be stressful for parents and children. Read our comprehensive guide, written by our parents and babysitters, to make it an easy, simple process.

How parents are using Sitters.co.uk – we’re not just for Saturday nights!

14-05-2019

Many of us turn to babysitters when we’re heading out for the evening, but savvy parents are increasingly using babysitting websites to give them extra flexibility at other times of day too.

The Importance of Dating Your Spouse Again When You Have Kids

10-05-2019

Life with young children is exhausting and frantic (and often hugely pleasurable) but what is the importance of dating your spouse again when you have kids?

How to find childcare services for weddings

08-05-2019

Do you have an upcoming wedding, whether your own or as a guest, but unsure how it will play out with the little-ones? Sitters help you in your time of need and offer advice on how to find childcare services for weddings.

What Are the Benefits of Pocket Money? And How Much Should You Give?

03-05-2019

What are the benefits of pocket money? And how much to give? A decision all parents will face at one point, in-depth research on the benefits and negatives

When Should You First Leave Your Child With a Babysitter?

02-05-2019

As new parents you're likely finding yourself caught between the opposing camps of 'desperate to go out' and 'don't want to leave baby'.  There's no right or wrong answer - but here's some wise advice.