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Eabha from Dublin
May 2021

Eabha is bubbly, organised, practical, reliable and caring. We are so delighted that we found her. The kids adore her and she gives me peace of mind.

Kelley from Tuam
May 2021

Kelley is really really nice, our 2 year old son immediately warmed to her. I could hear them chatting and playing while I was working upstairs which was great. She also called over on a very short...

Mona from Galway
May 2021

Mona is a pleasure to deal with. Her child, Alex was wonderful and so well behaved.

Heather from Lusk
May 2021

Very charming parents and kids were very sweet!

Audrey from Lusk
May 2021

Great. Highly recommend Audrey. Thanks for coming on short notice!

Lauren from Naas
April 2021

Very good experience hiring Lauren

Isabelle from Waterford
April 2021

Very friendly and takes innovative, a pleasure to have!

Sinead from Dublin
April 2021

Thorough professional and perfect for my family

Fola from Dublin
April 2021

Fola was EXCEPTIONAL!! We found her very reliable and very good with our daughter. I would definitely recommend her services 😁

Ashlie from Loughrea
March 2021

They are a very nice family! Girls are great! Very polite and funny. Ashlie it’s a lovely woman. I’m totally recommend it.

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