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Do you always want to stay up-to-date of all the developments around Charly Cares? Then read the latest stories of Charly, the Babysitting Angels and all the parents who are already using the Babysitting App!

Safely on the road with the (babysitting) kids!

At Charly Cares, everything is about the safety and fun of kids. That is why we are always looking for the best partners with similar goals and.... We are proud to announce our brand new partner: Urban Arrow! Our new partner in crime and indispensable for every family. Because: Charly Cares + Urban Arrow means that the babysitter will get your kids quickly and safely through the streets on an Urban Arrow cargo bike - and it's great fun too!

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Food tips by Alice: 3 Christmas recipes!

Ever had that feeling? You spend hours in the kitchen working on the perfect Christmas recipe, and then the toddler casually throws it against the wall. Not exactly a festive moment, right? Time to call in the reinforcements, and who better to call than children's nutrition coach Alice van der Laan from Eettips voor Kids (Food tips for kids)?

In this blog, she not only shares three delicious Christmas recipes that even the little ones can appreciate but also ones that are healthy. Is that even possible? Yes, it is!

So, forget the kitchen stress on the big day. Simply prepare these delightful recipes in advance so you can enjoy a stress-free Christmas with peace of mind.

Happy cooking!

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Pet Care sitting day: a day with Nobu

Hello, I'm Sanne, 21 years old and I'm a Psychology student in Amsterdam. For four years now I have been babysitting regularly through Charly Cares. I have always had many regular bookings and occasionally babysat in the evenings. Recently I had my first Pet Care booking through Charly Cares: I got to sit Nobu, an adorable 2-year-old Labradoodle, all day long. I'm taking you along in this Pet Care day with my new four-legged friend!

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5 sleep tips for baby’s and young kids

By Daisy Oppelaar, child sleep coach for Dais & Nights and mother of daughter Izzy (4 years old)

Sleepless nights, hours of rocking, falling asleep only at the breast, co-sleeping with parents, no daytime routine, poor naps, bedtime battles, too many night feedings... It happens in every family: babies and children who don't sleep well. However, it's a misconception that it's just a part of it, that poor sleep is normal. An occasional bad night is normal, but if it continues for an extended period, I recommend consulting a children's sleep coach. It really doesn't have to be so tough! Often, small adjustments are enough to make a difference. And sometimes, a bit more is required. In this blog, I'll share 5 sleep tips for babies and young children.

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