Home-Schooling Tips

I heard someone once say… “only the brave teach”, it can be daunting to many. More and more parents are choosing to home-school, taking on the role of teacher too! As a mother and teacher assisting families with homeschooling, I thought I’d share some tips and advice for getting started and organised. First and foremost, in order maintain sanity, I recommend that you have a … Continue reading Home-Schooling Tips

New Experienced Au Pair Available in Cape Town.

Sitters4U would like to welcome Mary to our team. Mary is based in Cape Town and is seeking a long term full day au pair position with children aged between 0 and 5 years old in the Southern Suburbs, Atlantic Seaboard, CBD or surrounds. Mary is also available for babysitting. She has 5 years of professional childcare experience and has completed an au pair, special … Continue reading New Experienced Au Pair Available in Cape Town.

New Experienced Au Pair Available in Stellenbosch, Cape Town

Sitters4U would like to welcome Melodi to our team. Melodi is based in Stellenbosch and is seeking a full time role as an au pair and is also available for baby sitting, tutoring and chaufferring. She is capable and can additionally perform executive PA functions. Melodi studied at Stellenbosch university where she completed a B.A. in International Studies. Melodi has worked as an au pair … Continue reading New Experienced Au Pair Available in Stellenbosch, Cape Town

Take Care of Yourself Mommy

The saying goes… “A mother’s job is never done” … words so true. I salute you, moms, for all that you do! Yet please (yes I am begging) if there is one thing you can do for yourself and even more importantly for the ones you love, then it’s this… “take care of yourself!” Any good working machine needs a recharge to run optimally mother! … Continue reading Take Care of Yourself Mommy

New Au Pair available in Cape Town, Northern Suburbs.

Esti is based in Cape Town’s northern suburbs. She is seeking a full-time or part-time role for children aged 2 years and up, she is also available for baby sitting. Esti matriculated in 2016 and is currently in her first year at UWC where she is studying a BSc in Sport Science. Esti loves working with children and has coached gymnastics for a year with kids aged 5-11. Continue reading New Au Pair available in Cape Town, Northern Suburbs.

Physical Benefits of being Active for Kids

I remember spending most of my childhood outside, playing, not sitting with my ipad (we never had hand held devices back then) or watching TV, like most kids nowadays. What’s the result of this sedentary lifestyle coupled with the intake of junk food on our kids? There are more children and teens overweight or obese now than ever before. It’s important for our children to … Continue reading Physical Benefits of being Active for Kids

Psychological Benefits of Exercise for Kids

It is a well known fact that exercise has many physical benefits, but what are the benefits of exercise on your children’s psychological well being? Whether you are partaking in sports, going to a park, climbing the jungle gym or taking a walk, physical activity allows you to unwind, build self esteem, get active and engage with others. Exercise reduces depression and improves your mood. … Continue reading Psychological Benefits of Exercise for Kids