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Re: Childminders in Balham - recommendations only please

My LO is starting with a childminder soon so I have some insight into the process you're going through. I had assumed he would go to a nursery but despite registering when pregnant not one of the 3 nurseries could guarantee a place for when I returned to work. I've rang back a couple of times and st...
Forum: Childcare
Replies: 7
Thu Oct 16, 2014 9:25 am

Re: Experiences of Rutherford House

Thank you for your replies. I have also been to an open day and thought it seemed a lovely school and the staff very impressive (although I should say it's the first place we visited). It must also be a benefit to have brand new facilities. Of course it's very difficult to make an informed decision ...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 82
Thu Oct 16, 2014 9:07 am

Re: Is it worth doing NCT to meet other future mums?

I'd say yes. My LO came early, before we had attended even one class but we still went to a later class in order to meet the group. I'm so glad we did as in those early months having a group of other new mums to meet up with and exchange experiences with was invaluable. Of course you can meet new mu...
Replies: 23
Mon Oct 13, 2014 8:10 pm

Re: Experiences of Rutherford House

Now that the second intake is a month or so in I wondered if there were any more views on the school and how it's all going? We live fairly close so the school is likely to be one we consider when the time comes. I also wondered if there was an idea yet of when the school is likely to be visited by ...
Forum: Schools
Replies: 82
Sun Oct 12, 2014 2:24 pm

Re: Recommendations for buggy

I have the cameleon and have been extremely happy with it. It's actually very lightweight and from memory only slightly heavier than the bee. I did seriously consider the bee but am very glad we opted cameleon as friends with the bee have had problems with it: wheels had to be replaced, tendency to ...
Replies: 14
Mon Aug 04, 2014 9:06 pm