The Annual Childcare Report 2015 has arrived!

Today we launch the third edition of our Findababysitter.com Annual Childcare Report. Annual Childcare Report 2015

This report is released year on year, which highlights key facts and figures supplied by families all over the UK about the cost of childcare and whether the government are doing enough. And this year, it’s just got even bigger…

The key statistic highlighted in the Annual Childcare Report is that ineffective childcare policies stopped more than 300,000 parents returning to work in 2014, costing taxpayers £1.8 billion.
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On the first day of Christmas, my true love said to me…

December is finally here and the official countdown to Christmas has started! For the third year running at Findababysitter.com we have got our own very special advent calendar, which is bursting with lots of fantastic prizes to be won by all. What do you have to do to win one of these fabulous prizes? Everyday from the 1st December up until Christmas day, we shall be asking a Christmas related question on our Facebook and Twitter pages. To win, you simply have to comment/share the answer via Facebook or if you’re a Twitter user, tweet or retweet the answer. At the end of each day we shall select a winner at random. Quick – like us on www.facebook.com/findababysitter.com or follow us on Twitter @fabhq to enter our festive competition now! Continue reading

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Rain, rain go away come again another day!

Brrrr! The cold, dark afternoons are beginning to draw in thick and fast as winter eagerly approaches us, and we all know that it’s not much fun being dragged around in the cold and rain. Stuck for ideas on how to keep the little one’s entertained this winter? Never fear, Findababysitter.com are here to give you some creative, exciting and fun filled activities for the whole family to get stuck in and enjoy! Whether it’s something as simple as reading a book, or completing a jigsaw puzzle…we’ve got something in mind for anyone and everyone! Continue reading

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Remember, remember the 5th of November!

It’s that wonderful time of year again; the leaves are changing colour, the air is becoming cool, crisp and festivities such as Diwali and Guy Fawkes Night are lighting up our skies. It’s definitely time to get out your bobble hats, snuggly scarfs and mittens and head on down to your nearest Guy Fawkes Night! Here at Findababysitter.com we have been doing some research into finding you the best displays about town, so that you and your little sparkler will have an evening that you’ll never forget! Most importantly we will be providing you with some sparkler safety tips to keep everyone safe this 5th November!

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Super-duper bank holiday activities for families

We are keeping our fingers tightly crossed that the weather shines sweetly on us thisplaying-outdoor-3 bank holiday weekend, and so, we’ve got together and created a list of our favourite bank holiday activities for all families to enjoy this weekend.
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Easter Holiday Activities for Kids

We are halfway through the Easter Holidays, and with already bored, screaming kids, Findababysitter.com 79_1thought we’d give you a helping hand by sharing with you our list of favourite Easter activities, to help keep your little one’s entertained this holiday.
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Is being on an extreme diet healthy whilst pregnant?

Here at Findababysitter.com, we are always talking about what’s hot and what’s not in pregnant-with-fruitthe news. This week, we talk about the bizarre diets people go on whilst pregnant. Are they really healthy for their newborn? Take a look…
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Mother’s Day gifts; fit for a Queen!

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, so Findababysitter.com thought to lend a helping hand and dig out the a8ea714366c41291b9b1545b62afaf8fbest gifts which you can buy your Mum this Sunday… oh, and we’ve added some extra little ‘top tips’ to make sure you save those pennies.
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The Budget 2014: What childcare changes can we expect?

With the Chancellor; George Osbourne, eagerly waiting to give us an update on the latest tips_for_parents_300x150budget news on the 19th March, Findababysitter.com thought we’d jump full steam ahead and give you a round up of what to expect.
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Findababysitter.com Childcare Courses 2014

Here at Findababysitter.com, we offer child carers the opportunity to attend a variety of 1467198_10151712092771384_17542408_ndifferent childcare courses which suit them, from Paediatric First Aid to Nanny Cookery – here we break it down for you…
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