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Have you ever tried to do a full day of work with the children underfoot? It can be a real challenge, and very stressful as you try to juggle deadlines with wanting to give your child the attention they deserve. After all, no one wants...

Meet Amanda Lee—  our Business Mama of the week. Amanda turned her money savvy attitude and her inner craft addict to a thriving homewares and interior styling business. Some of her gorgeous products include personalised children's name hangers, leather strapped shelving and a brand new...

Today's Business Mama is Jennifer Freedman of Proof Read Edit— an online proofreading and content writing  service. Jennifer sits down with The Nanny Collective and talks to us about how her local Playgroup sessions inspired her to take the plunge and start her own business.   Tell...

How to decide if using a nanny agency is for you So, you’ve finally come to the realisation that having a nanny care for your children will probably add years on to your life? Great! Now that you have decided to stay forever youthful by hiring a nanny,...

Little Rockers Radio is a 24 hour radio station for kids aged birth to six years. The goal of the online children's radio station—to play uninterrupted educational, interactive and engaging music for children— without the advertisements. Sarah Morrissey, mother of two and founder of Little Rockers...

Feeling a little overwhelmed with all the disorganisation in your home? Ever felt like you have too much "stuff” and don’t know where it should all be living? Today The Nanny Collective caught up with Mara Morrison from The Filing Fairies – Professional Photo Organisers who...

  [caption id="attachment_2276" align="alignleft" width="300"] Daniel Butcher- Founding Director of Angeles Mannies[/caption] Daniel Butcher Takes Baby Steps in Transforming the Childcare Industry For some time now we have been inundated with happy snaps of children of the rich and famous wandering the streets with their mannies. For those...

  Nestled in-between crystals, pliers, beads and the scent of incense is full-time mama and local Sydney sider, Amalia Kharisma, talking to The Nanny Collective about her journey in motherhood, the development of her artisanal skills, growing a brand for her business, and her love for creating...

Stacey from A Healthy Mum shares her brilliant recipe from her ebook on Well Nourished. Check it out below!   Ingredients: ¾ cup shredded coconut 1 large, ripe banana   Method: Preheat your oven to 180°C and line a baking tray with a sheet of baking paper. Toast the coconut in a...

Need an idea for a kids snack that isn't loaded with artificial sweeteners? Try this recipe from taste.com.au Ingrediens: 180g (2/3 cup) thick Greek plain yoghurt or vanilla yoghurt 100g (3/4 cup) berry granola muesli 2 tablespoons maple syrup 125ml (1/2 cup) milk 125g raspberries, pureed 180g (2/3 cup) Cacao Yoghurt 3 tablespoons...

Ingredients: 1 (14oz) can coconut cream (see notes) 1 additional cup coconut milk or almond milk 1/3 cup coconut or maple sugar 1/4 cup cocoa powder 1/4 cup arrowroot powder 2/3 cup dairy free chocolate chips or chopped chocolate 1 tsp vanilla extract 1/4-1/2 tsp peppermint extract Method: In a medium saucepan, whisk together coconut...

Ingredients 1 cup – almond milk, unsweetened 4 tablespoon – chia seeds 1 medium – kiwi 1 cup – Greek yogurt, plain 1 cup – cherries, frozen 1 tablespoon – honey 1/2cup – grapes 1/2cup – banana 1 cup – Greek yogurt, plain 1 cup, chunks – Pineapple, Frozen 1 cup, cubes – cantaloupe 1 tablespoon –...