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Re: How do I get my overweight partner to lose weight?

I literally could have written your post word for word, feel free to PM me and I can tell you my advice!
Replies: 6
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:09 am

Re: Recommendation for a Au Pair firm?

I agree with the above. I have used au pair world about six times now and have always had amazing au pairs. It can be time consuming but you learn what to look for. I used an agency once when I had to get someone very quickly and it was a disaster! They sent me terrible au pairs and I realised I cou...
Replies: 4
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:27 am

Marriage ‘coach’

Hi I am looking for a marriage counsellor who’s more like a life coach who can give practical advice and tips on how to manage a difficult marriage. My husband is highly argumentative, hates communicating and very private and would never go to a counsellor. I believe very strongly (having tried for ...
Replies: 4
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:48 am

Re: Female dogs on heat - please don't walk them on the Common!

I should clarify when I say wouldn’t take them out, not without being on a lead anyway....
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Mon Apr 29, 2019 9:02 am

Re: Female dogs on heat - please don't walk them on the Common!

Wow, I had no idea there were so many dog haters out there! We don’t have dogs and personally having grown up in the country we wouldn’t have one in London. However, completely understand people choosing to. My mother’s a dog breeder in the country though and would never consider taking one of her d...
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Mon Apr 29, 2019 7:16 am


Can anyone recommend a romantic but cheap restaurant for a wedding anniversary?!  Can be central or SW London.  Thanks!
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Tue Jul 17, 2018 4:50 pm

Re: Glamping recommendations for 3 families?

Hi We also had a great trip to Featherdown in Hastings which isn't too far but also wanted another weekend even closer and went to Surrey Hills Yurts which although doesn't have toilets and showers in the tents had really good facilitieS very close by and was in a beautiful setting. Can highly recom...
Forum: Travel
Replies: 5
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:43 pm

Re: Honeywell School or local private prep?

It does make me laugh when I hear these comments about the 'royal schools' as having children at one and certainly not being people with holiday houses this is not our experience at all!! I would be wary of listening too much to generalisations of the parents. I suspect their are 'horrible' parents ...
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 56
Tue Apr 03, 2018 10:21 am

Re: What DO we want on Northcote Road???

I agree that Roxy’s Does amazing steak! I tended to not notice it but a friend suggested it and it was the best meal i’d had in a long time! Plus sticking with that side of the traffic lights finally a Pret is opening which although a chain means there’s more choice for a sandwich to grab in your lu...
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Mon Mar 26, 2018 11:01 am

Musical street entertainer

Hi, can anyone recommend a musician to entertain a street party crowd? We’re wanting someone who will get the crowd going and play songs we can all sing along to!
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Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:14 pm

Re: Swap Shop

Hi, are you taking children’s toys and books too?
Forum: Chat Here
Topic: Swap Shop
Replies: 2
Mon Mar 19, 2018 10:57 am

Re: Speech therapy in Battersea/Clapham

We’re about to start speech therapy for our 3 year old for the exact same issue so will let you know how we get on with the therapist!
Forum: Chat Here
Replies: 8
Mon Mar 05, 2018 10:35 am

Re: Nanny agency fee dispute /advice

Hi, I had a similar experience and refused to let it go and actually got my money back by telling my credit company that I hadn’t received the services paid for. Did you pay by credit card? Feel free to PM me if you want more details. That sounds like a really upsetting experience but I think these ...
Replies: 6
Mon Mar 05, 2018 10:32 am

Re: What musical instrument to learn?

Hi, I have a boy aged 6 learning the piano. My thought process is that I think the piano is a really good introduction to music and a great instrument to play as an adult - who doesn’t love a sing along at the piano?! However, it is a hard instrument to learn and I figure that if at some point my so...
Replies: 10
Mon Mar 05, 2018 10:24 am

Re: Botox

Yes I can second everything the above poster has said about Dr Mccarthy, can highly recommend
Topic: Botox
Replies: 14
Mon Nov 27, 2017 7:41 am