Charly's StoriesThe most fun behind the scene stories of Charly Cares

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!

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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This is how we select our Babysitting Angels

During the daily ins and outs of family life, a babysitter is a must have. This offers you some time and space for (work-related) activities such as sports, a hairdresser's appointment, lunch or a date night with your partner. We totally understand booking a babysitter can be quite a big step. The care of your most precious possession is being put in the hands of someone else. We are happy to take you through the process of selecting new Babysitting Angels, where reliability and transparency are number one.

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