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Australian Nanny Association

Presentation at the Australian Nanny Association For those of you who I have met in person, thank you for coming to say hello. For those of you who came to the presentation, thank you for coming along and being part of the audience, I had an awesome time! The below ...

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5 minutes with Mark from Woodland Education

Woodland Education Childcare Centre Australia

I have been quietly online stalking Mark from Woodland Education ever since I came across a shared article about his use of technology in early years education, not only as a learning tool but a tool to improve the customers experience.I followed up with a Google search and I came ...

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My Childcare Story

DaycareDecisionsBecMcIntosh

IN THE haze of newborn land — closely monitoring sleep, feeding and baby milestones — I raised my head above the fog and began to think about returning to work. Six months maternity leave seemed like an age when I was pregnant, but now that I was holding this tiny ...

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What your child carers don’t want you to know

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1. They know all your secrets Lets face it, anyone under 5 is basically a leaky sieve. Littlies have an inability to keep secrets, especially on the most delicate of subjects. If you’ve had an argument, with your partner, have a habit of mowing the lawn in your bikini or ...

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Sister Act: Turning an idea into a biz

Baby in Basket

Recently we spoke to Liz and Jane from BabyBatches on turning an idea into a business and what advice they would give new mums in choosing childcare. Liz Williams and Jane Quinn are sisters. They traded careers as legal secretaries to go into business together to create a business and ...

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Win a Baby Batches Beauty Box Hamper

Baby Batches Beauty Hamper Box

Sisters Liz and Jane, the brains behind, Baby Batches have joined Daycare Decisions to do a fabulous giveaway to treat 1 lucky mum. Baby Batches was created three years ago by Liz and Jane after they found a gap in the market for stylish and quality baby hampers and gifts ...

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Is the means test mean?

Childcare Means Test

We think parents struggle and we need to protect those on the lowest income. Lets focus on cutting out the high income earners with our simple Luxury Audit. This is our proposal for one of the many childcare reforms which makes childcare more accessible for parents;)  

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We’ve hit the national press!

Mary Poppins

We’ve very excited appear in Women’s Agenda, our daily read:) Share your opinions with us about your child care concerns and we will voice them to the nation! If you haven’t already, check out Women’s Agenda for all things, work, career and child care: Check us out http://www.womensagenda.com.au/talking-about/opinions/nanny-rebate-could-see-mary-poppins-sweeping-australia/201407144317#.U8dJ75S1ZZ9

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Post holiday resolutions

Post-it notes covering a car

So the school holidays are over here in Queensland and its time to get back to the grind. It’s only been two weeks but we actually did get away for one of the weeks so its given us just enough time to think about all the things we would like ...

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