3 Ways to Help Your New Helper Settle In

Take some time to help your new helper settle in

Settling into a new job can be tricky. This is especially the case if your helper is living far away from home. Moving in with their new employers, while at the same time settling into your their new job can be daunting. Make the transition easier for your new helper by taking some time to help your new helper settle in. They’ll be happier and work harder, and everyone is a winner. Here are a few quick tips for helping your new domestic…

Tulip Tomatoes

Tulip Tomatoes Bouquet


Your employer is organizing a party? Suggest to add these tulip tomatoes to the menu. Success guaranteed! The filled tomatoes are also a great appetizer or afternoon snack.


13 large cherry tomatoes 14 stalks of chives/spring onion 200g cottage cheese 1 cucumber ½ teaspoon dried basil Salt Pepper Directions

Dice the cucumber very finely or grate. Stir in cheese and basil, season with salt and pepper. Cut a cross shape on the top of each…

3 Tips On How to Train Your Helper

Training your helper is key to a smooth-running household


Employers sometimes overlook the importance of training their domestic workers. Some say it’s a waste of time, while others claim it’s not necessary. But not training your helper before she starts to work can actually cost you more than you realise.  So where do you begin? Here are some tips on how to properly train helpers.

#1 Show them how to clean

Cleaning styles are different for every person. But since…

Deviled Chick Eggs

Deviled Chick Eggs


Lots of fun to do with children on a rainy afternoon or nice to share with friends (especially if you make the chicks look like them). You can be as creative as you want to be when making these deviled chick eggs.


8 extra-large eggs, hard boiled ½ cup heavy mayonnaise ¼ teaspoon garlic powder ¼ teaspoon prepared mustard ¼ teaspoon salt


Carrots Red bell pepper Green bell pepper Black pepper (whole) Pimento stuffed olives Chives …

Six Steps to Make Your Domestic Helper Ready to Care for Your Baby

It’s never easy to let someone else take care of your baby. Are you ready for your domestic helper to take care of your baby?


In Asia, it is common practice for parents to let the domestic helper take care of their baby. Although everybody agrees on how convenient this arrangement is, it is often pretty tough for mummies to leave their little love to the care of a stranger – especially if they just hired her. Before leaving the helper with your baby, follow these…

Domestic Helper Swimming Safety Tips

These domestic helper swimming safety tips will give you a peace of mind

It is going to be another beautiful day tomorrow and your children are begging if they can go play in the water. You don’t have time to go with them, but you do want them to have fun and play. You could ask your helper, but are a bit worried about safety.

No need! Just devise an action plan together with your children (if they are old enough) and your helper.

First thing’s first: the talk with your helper…

The Importance of Domestic Helper Recommendations Unravelled

Are domestic helper recommendations really that important?


It’s difficult to find that great helper. And all the advice of others is great, but it can also make you more confused. Facebook comments indicate that people really insist on domestic helper recommendations, but helpers are not always willing to give their previous employer’s phone number. What to do? Should you care about the recommendation letter?

The Merit of Recommendations You have an idea…

3 Characteristics of Filipina Helpers

Why hire Filipina helpers?


After making the short list, you’ve finally decided to look for Filipina helpers. You’ve heard so much about the tropical country and how visitors love the white sandy beaches—but not so much about the people. So here is a guide, based on common generalisations, to help you peek through the hearts and minds of Filipina helpers.

#1 They’re friendly

If there is anything that you should know first about Filipina helpers, it’s…

3 Things to Keep in Mind to Find the Right Helper

Hiring the right helper is difficult. Keep these 3 things in mind.


Congratulations! You’ve made the decision to hire a helper. Perhaps you are expecting a baby, or will start working full-time. Whatever the reason you’re looking for a helper, finding the right helper is important. Here are some helpful tips.

#1 Consider your lifestyle

In understanding what suits your needs, you’d have to know yourself well enough. This means that when deciding on which…

Helper Insurance Policies Explained

The employer is responsible for helper insurance policies


When you hire a helper, you are responsible for taking out a helper insurance policy. Domestic helpers, during the course of their employment, might find themselves in unsafe situations. But with a helper insurance policies, you won’t have to worry about the expenses just in case something happens. So how do you pick the right policy for your domestic helper? Here are some tips.

#1 Premium

When choosing a plan,…