Snacking – something we’re all guilty of. Crisps here, some chocolate there – and suddenly that ultra-healthy dinner you’ve been preparing doesn’t seem to appetising anymore. As avid snackers ourselves, we’ve done a bit of research and put together a fantastic list of tasty (and healthy!) snack ideas for taste buds of all ages.  1. Baked Sweet Potato Chips Let’s be honest, is there anyone out there who doesn’t like perfectly salted… Read More

Being CPR Certified is one of the most important qualifications any employee can possess. It indicates to employers, in private homes and professional establishments, that an individual has the knowledge of life-saving techniques. When it comes to working as a nanny, having a CPR certificate is essential and almost always mandatory. What Is CPR? In instances where an individual can’t breathe, the heart’s blood flow stops and oxygen to the brain is… Read More

Types Of Interviews The interview process for nannies varies depending on the job. Sometimes taking a position means relocating to a new city or even country. For this reason, there are different types of interviews to consider when applying to become a nanny.  Face-To-Face The first and most popular interview style is face-to-face. It’s extremely common for nannies to visit the family’s home or nearby café when meeting a member of the… Read More

What Are DBS Checks? DBS stands for the Disclosure and Barring services and referred to as a background check. They’re an essential part of the recruitment process and allow employers to make safer hiring decisions, particularly in fields involving children. How They Help Individuals who have undergone a DBS check permits employers to look at the work and personal records of an individual, such as criminal records. This ensures that only well-suited… Read More

Every household is different, possessing its own unique strengths and quirks. While Roses & Robins is there to help you every step of the way in the hiring process, there are some points to consider once you’ve found someone who suits you and your family’s needs. Create An Official Contract While this may seem like an obvious first step, it’s also an extremely important one. It’s vital to draw up a contract… Read More

When it comes to celebrating Easter, decorated eggs are a must for many families. From crayons, to paint to stickers, there are no limits or rules when it comes to egg decoration. If you’re eager to try something different, Roses & Robins knows just the thing.  This Easter, we recommend creating egg dye from all-natural ingredients a try. Below we’ve put together some tips in how to accomplish those vibrant rainbow hues… Read More