Fun with Bubbles

As much as we love our children, the early years can be quite challenging. Our infants, babies and young toddlers can’t communicate as easily as older children and entertaining them or engaging with them can feel a bit like being a one woman (or man) stand up show. It can be quite challenging to think of activities to do with infants but something that always … Continue reading Fun with Bubbles

Three Easy Water Activities for Toddlers

I am always amazed by the absolute love children exhibit when playing with anything involving water. It doesn’t matter if the game is calm or chaotic, adding water to any activity seems to increase it’s success level tenfold. With younger children, we tend to be more nervous about allowing them near too much water due to safety concerns. So here are 3 simply and safe … Continue reading Three Easy Water Activities for Toddlers

Shopping Trolley Game

Children are constantly absorbing information and learning from the world around them. The best teacher for young children is play and interaction with their environment. Little ones also love to mimic their parents. There are many day to day chores we take for granted that our children absolutely love. These are things like washing our cars (or going to the car wash), preparing meals, vacuuming, … Continue reading Shopping Trolley Game

The Body Bath Time Song

I am fortunate enough to have a husband who is a very involved father. Like most mothers, I tend to be the one who worries about meals, bed times, laundry, discipline, structure and routines. My husband is the one who is more likely to fool around with our children being silly and creating laughs. This is probably why he came up with a fantastic way … Continue reading The Body Bath Time Song

It’s Never Too Early For Books

The ability to read is a vital skill for everyone. Those who cannot read are at a distinct disadvantage. Reading is critical for achieving well in school and tertiary education. Developing a child’s love of books will open up new worlds and allow their imaginations to be unleashed without limitations. Reading is essential for most forms of learning, follow instructions and many ordinary day to … Continue reading It’s Never Too Early For Books

Seven Tummy Time Ideas

Tummy time is a vital part of your baby’s development.  Babies need time on their tummies to develop strong neck, back and shoulder muscles. It also helps them learn to push up, roll over, sit up and crawl. But what if you have a baby who doesn’t like tummy time? How do you make tummy time interesting and stimulating for your baby to encourage all … Continue reading Seven Tummy Time Ideas

New experienced Au Pair/Tutor available in the Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Sitters4U would like to welcome Olivia to our team Olivia is based in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town and is seeking a long term half day position with children of any ages. She is also available for tutoring and babysitting. Olivia has 1 and a half years of professional childcare experience. She is very passionate about children and loves working with them and helping … Continue reading New experienced Au Pair/Tutor available in the Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Experienced au pair available in Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Sitters4U would like to welcome Marisa to our team. Marisa is based in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town and is seeking a long term full day or half day au pair position with children aged 4 years and older. Marissa is also available for babysitting. She has over 5 years of professional childcare experience and has completed Diplomas in Health Care, Health & Sports … Continue reading Experienced au pair available in Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Experienced Au pair and Tutor Available in Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Sitters4U would like to welcome Lauren to the team! Lauren is based in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town and is seeking a part time position, working  with children of all ages. Lauren is available for afternoon, half day au pairing, babysitting and tutoring. She is highly educated, having completed a Masters in Medical Science and Honours in Biochemisty. Lauren is currently  obtaining a Ph.D … Continue reading Experienced Au pair and Tutor Available in Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Experienced Night Nurse/ Au Pair in Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Sitters4U would like to welcome Bianca to the Team! Bianca is based in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town and she is seeking a full time night nurse or au pair position with children age 0 to 3 years old. Bianca is also available for babysitting. She has over 4 years of professional childcare experience and has completed an Advanced Certificate in Child Psychology. Bianca … Continue reading Experienced Night Nurse/ Au Pair in Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Easy like Sunday Morning Chicken Recipes

Many moms (myself included) find cooking stressful and time consuming. It’s also challenging to come up with a dish that everyone will enjoy and caters to dietary requirements. Here are 2 quick and easy ideas for making chicken. Recipe 1 Ingredients: Chicken pieces, Tomato Sauce, Chutney and Coke (can substitute with Tab or Diet Coke) Instructions: Measure out equal quantities of Tomato Sauce, Chutney and … Continue reading Easy like Sunday Morning Chicken Recipes