Below are some interesting articles we thought you may be interested in.  At Apricot nursery we want all families to be informed as much as possible

Tips for parents looking for a nursery

It can be a daunting experience for parents – especially new ones – not only coming to terms with how to look after a child, but knowing what educational path to set them on. So, mums and dads, listen up. Here is a detailed list of things to think about when choosing...

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Is your child a fussy eater?

There’s nothing more stressful than a child who is reluctant to eat at meal times. If this is a problem in your household, we’ve put together a few solutions to encourage your child to quit the habit:. Colour Having bright colours on your child’s plate will make the...

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Tips to make returning to nursery easy for your little one

Going back to nursery can bring both anxiety and excitement for your children. They look forward to returning to their friends but worry about leaving you and the fun they’ve had at home. Here is a list of things you can do to help boost your child’s confidence before...

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6 steps to toddler discipline

It seems like only moments ago that you were holding a cuddly, helpless baby in your arms. All of a sudden, now, that little baby is toddling around the house, reaching, grabbing, and noisily declaring “No!” Welcome to the toddler phase of parenting. Toddlers are...

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School Leavers Trip to Sacrewell Farm

As a Peterborough based nursery, we love to get out into the countryside when we can. One of our favourite place to visit with our Peterborough nursery children is Sacrewell Farm. And later this month we will be taking our children there. In fact, our Nursery is...

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Annual Nursery BBQ

We would like to invite all our parents and their family to our annual Nursery BBQ which will be held on Friday 22nd July 2016 4pm - 7pm There will be face painting, cake stall, tombola, hook a duck and lots more! We look forward to seeing you all there! (All money...

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School Leavers Party

Apricot Nursery Peterborough will be holding our annual school leavers party on Thursday 14th July 2016 3pm till 5pm. Our theme this year is Pirates and Princesses so we look forward to seeing you all in your...

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Parents to work longer following new childcare hours

According to a recent survey by the National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA), pre-school parents could start to increase the amount of time they spend at work when the Government introduces 30 hours of free childcare per week. The plan is set to be piloted in parts...

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