ku news and blog

As you’ll appreciate, here at kidsunlimited we’re always busy nurturing and caring for children. Here you’ll find the latest news and blogs from all our nursery teams.

Latest news and blog posts

kidsunlimited’s Maidstone nursery celebrate ‘Outstanding’ rating from Ofsted

A kidsunlimited day nursery in Maidstone has been hailed as ‘Outstanding’ by government inspectors in a glowing report…

Tap the App — Learning and Fun at the Touch of a Screen!

The UK’s leading nursery provider Bright Horizons Family Solutions has launched an app for parents of preschool children which combines education, fun and technology…

New Fulbourn nursery to open on March 17th

kidsunlimited’s new Fulbourn nursery is set to open on Monday 17th of March…

Benefits of Music in Child Development

Benefits of Music in Child Development January 2014 Contents -Which part of a child’s development does music affect?  Academic skills  Social skills -How does music affect a child’s brain development?  Be active with music  Music around the house  Music lessons - So, how can you implement music into your child’s daily life to help improve their brain development and education? Introduction Music is everywhere — we can hear it on TV shows, in adverts, on the radio, even people singing in the street…

Recipe of the Week — Baby’s First Bolognese Sauce by Annabel Karmel

Prep — 10 minutes Cook — 25 minutes Best for — Baby 9-12 months Makes 3 portions Suitable for freezing INGREDIENTS 1 tbsp vegetable oil 50g finely chopped onion 20g chopped celery 1 small clove garlic, crushed 1 medium carrot (approx 85g), peeled and grated 100 g lean minced beef 150 ml Passata 100 ml unsalted stock or boiling water ¼ tsp fresh thyme leaves or a pinch of dried thyme a pinch of sugar 3 tbsp Annabel Karmel’s Mini Pasta Shells METHOD Heat the oil in a saucepan and sauté the onion and celery over a low heat for about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally until softened…

Recipe of the Week — Chinese Chicken Noodles

This weeks ‘Recipe of the Week’ is Chinese Chicken Noodles: INGREDIENTS 125g Chinese noodles 2 tbsp vegetable oil 3 spring onions, finely sliced 1 clove garlic, peeled and crushed Half tsp red chilli, chopped 1 ½ chicken breasts (approx 225g) cut into strips 1½ to 2 tsp Korma Curry Paste 150 ml chicken stock 150 ml coconut milk 75g baby sweetcorn, cut into quarters 100g beansprouts 75g frozen peas, defrosted 100g small prawns METHOD 1…

Getting a Healthy Start on Eating Habits

The start of a new year is a great time to take stock and make healthy changes for yourself and your family…

kidsunlimited’s Church Crookham nursery celebrate second successive ‘Outstanding’ rating

A kidsunlimited day nursery in Church Crookham has been hailed as ‘Outstanding’ for a second time by government inspectors in a glowing report…

Exclusive 50 percent off book offer

Dear Parent / Carer At kidsunlimited, we have teamed up with Oxford University Press to offer you a 50% discount on two of Oxford University Press’s most popular children’s books…