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Congratulations and Jubilations

Either white dresses and veils are the must wear item this week or love is in the air and you’re getting married. Congratulations MazelTov sveikiname gratulálok pagbati help what did we miss out!     and don’t you love this pic of Mary Pickford one of the most famous actresses in the 1920′s on her […]

Oh… Those Summer Nights!

Summer lovin’, had me a blast Summer lovin’, happened so fast Met a girl crazy for me Met a boy cute as can be Summer days drifting away To, uh oh, those summer nights Send us your images of Your London on a summer’s evening to Instagram @RiversideCares


Mary Poppins Quits

Just a spoonful of sugar helps more than the medicine go down! Rather than rejecting Mary Poppins as an embarrasement to the profession we instead still love and embrace her which is a mystery to me. However seems she’s quitting on us and thats due to exploitation. Yep, she feels she’s not paid enough and doesn’t earn […]

Childminder Agency Pilot Scheme

After Liz Truss What Next for the Childminding Pilot Agency Scheme?

Their changing guards at Buckingham Palace David Cameron’s found his new Alice.  Well Elizabeth Truss actually – the lassie with the meteoric rise in politics has now moved to pastures new. Leaving behind her a noisy brigade of folks who really really want to know what’s going to happen next in the childminding pilot scheme.   […]

Cranberry  iced tea

It’s Gonna Be A Long Cool Summer

Cranberry Iced Tea is the best and the best way to sip on a summers night   Ingredients Serves around 14 people 1 gallon water 1 american cup of sugar 15 teabags 12 fluid ounce can of frozen cranberry juice concentrate What you do: Boil the water Add the sugar, stir until dissolved Add teabags and […]

A double-dip of CPD

Do The Double 20% off offer!

Continuous Professional Development is good for your CV and good for your soul, but sometimes we just can’t afford to pay for courses. We’re listening to you and for the month of July 2014 if you book any two one-day sessions or one-day courses (there is one exclusion Safeguarding) but there are heaps of choices […]

world cup

Well Done Germany!

An excellent competition with memories ranging from the bizarre, Suarez,  to the magnificent, Germany’s 7 goals. Rio looked amazing – that’s the city as opposed to the chap in the smart jacket working for the BBC and an opportunity to hear Alan Hansen’s precise  and insightful commentary for the last time.