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Part time Nanny Housekeeper required - SW11

Hi - we are looking for a part time nanny housekeeper to start with us in September! The hours would be from 7.45-10.45am. Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday. In this time, we would like you to take our 9 year old son to school (10 min bus ride), come back, take our lovely dog for a walk, tidy up & do some ...
Forum: Childcare
Replies: 1
Sat May 12, 2018 1:24 pm

Re: Honeywell School or local private prep?

Hi - we did a similar thing to the previous poster - moved our daughter when she was in year 2 from Honeywell to a local prep school and i agree with most of the points. Our daughter wasn't very happy and i think the main problem with honeywell is that they don't move the classes about - so from day...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 56
Fri Mar 30, 2018 4:00 pm

Re: Au pair’s food costs

Hi - we pay an additional £30 a week towards food and i don't get involved with our au pairs food at all. Can i ask something else while we are on this! we go away most holidays without our au pair. I am not sure how to manage the food situation - do i still pay the £30 even though we won't be here?...
Replies: 17
Tue Mar 13, 2018 7:34 pm

Re: Support Lady Allen Playground

Hi - if ok, can i share to a ASD page i run on Facebook. The Lady Allen is a wonderful playground that provides a safe, caring environment for local children with a range of disabilities. It's in desperate need of funding. It's open each afternoon from 3.30-5pm to the general public, however, it doe...
Forum: Activities
Replies: 4
Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:33 pm

Re: State kids going private. Parents in the PTA?

The Government actually want more non parent governors so i know a lot of schools are encouraging it. I know a Governor at one of the local schools is a deputy head at a private school - guess it's good to have lots of different input. x
Replies: 8
Thu Nov 16, 2017 4:59 pm

Re: Chelsea doctor suspended over claims he administered 'dangerous' autism treatment to children

Perfect Storm i am with you and i'm so so sorry for your brother! My son is autistic and it also makes me so damn angry that these idiotic doctors are exploiting vulnerable people when going through a diagnosis. I applaud you and want the like button too. Until anybody is a parent of an autistic chi...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 15
Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:53 pm

Re: Books for the beach?

The Dry was amazing! The couple next door was really good - just finished. I've been recommended Tin Man and Among the Lemon Trees - haven't read them yet!
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 15
Tue Aug 01, 2017 6:20 pm

Re: Broomwood - parents opinions please

Broomwood releases their 11+ leavers list yesterday-3 to alleyns, 10 Emmanuel, loads to woldingham and streatham ans Clapham.5 to jags and 1 to St. Paul's. Think that says it all that it does prep the girls for the 11+
Forum: Schools
Replies: 30
Sat Mar 18, 2017 5:37 pm

Re: Broomwood - parents opinions please

Hi there

we moved our daughter from a local school to Broomwood in year 2 (she was 6). We're only 2 terms in but we are thrilled to bits - she is so so happy. Why don't you PM me and we can chat offline if easier?!

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Forum: Schools
Replies: 30
Tue Mar 14, 2017 12:45 pm

Re: Missed the boat on private primary late entry?

Hi - we had exactly the same issue last year. My daughter was in year 1 at a local state primary and as you say wasn't quite what was expected. However, we called around a few local private schools in the area in the December and she is now firmly settled at a local private school in year 2 and abso...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 3
Thu Oct 20, 2016 12:50 pm

Child with severe stutter

Hi - my 4 year old has developed a really really bad stutter. His face contorts and he can barely get a word out. He is incredibly frustrated and exhausted by it and obviously as a parent it's awful to watch. He's starting speech therapy this week which someone who specialises in stammering. I just ...
Replies: 3
Mon Oct 17, 2016 7:35 pm

Selling tickets for Cinderella at London Palladium!

Hi - i am selling 6 tickets to Cinderella at the London Palladium. They are the 2nd row of the Royal Circle. Details below. Cast includes Paul O'Grady, Julian Clary, Amanda Holden. Cinderella - London Palladium, London FRIDAY, 16/12/2016 at 02.30 PM 6 ROYAL CIRCLE Block: RC - Royal Circle Seats: B39...
Replies: 0
Tue Sep 13, 2016 10:29 am

The Chicken Shop!

i heard today that Northcote Pattisserie is becoming The Chicken Shop which for anybody who has been to the one in tooting is great news.

http://www.chickenshop.com/en

Although sad that another independent is closing down.

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Replies: 13
Thu Jul 21, 2016 5:54 pm

Re: 40th home cocktail party caterers

second vote for Forkful food - she is just brilliant. she's done my 40th, both kids christenings and recently did a friend's 50th -can't recommend enough x
Replies: 7
Wed Jul 13, 2016 5:34 pm

Live in Mothers help needed end of August!

We are looking for a live in mothers help to start at the end of August. We are a happy, friendly family of 5 with 3 children - B7, G6, B3. My eldest son has high functioning autism, but he is very chatty and lovely he just needs a bit more of a routine - hence why we are looking for a native Englis...
Forum: Childcare
Replies: 0
Mon Jul 04, 2016 11:30 am