After so many months spent in lockdown, life now feels busier than ever. As the end of the year approaches, though, it’s only going to get busier.
So when you’re searching for a babysitter, Christmas decorations, hair and beauty services or other key supportive businesses that exist to help you survive Christmas and other crazy times throughout the year, it’s good to know you don’t have to go far.
Below are some of the most helpful services in the Sutherland Shire, that you can call upon to make the silly season a little less silly.
Christmas Crazy is here to help you create the perfect Christmas for your family and friends.
Christmas Crazy (previously ‘Christmas Factory Shop’ Taren Point and Kirrawee) has served the Shire and its surrounds for over 2 decades! They’ve also created a new online store for your convenience. Their warehouse operates 7 days from mid-October until 31st December.
They are one of the largest stockists of exquisite Christmas lights, trees, home decors, wreaths & garlands, fun inflatables, villages and Christmas decorations in every shape and colour theme imaginable. Their extensive experience with all things Christmas means you can do it yourself or engage the services of one of their knowledgeable elves.
Step into Christmas Crazy to experience a Christmas wonderland or shop securely online at www.christmascrazy.com.au
Mummymetime cares for children right across the Sutherland Shire and St George area, including over the busy Christmas period! Proud to support shift workers and families with special needs, Mummymetime is also a NSW & Commonwealth Government Approved In Home Care Childcare Provider for families who are eligible for rebated in home childcare and NDIS funding.
At Mummymetime they care for children in your own home and take them to activities. Their Carers are fully vaccinated and every Carer has COVID-19 Infection Control Training so the most important people in your life are ALWAYS in safe hands. Mummymetime Carers have First Aid Training, WWC Checks, and are highly experienced and qualified with training in Early Childhood, Education, or Medical professions.
KRS Dance – Christmas Workshops
Drop your kids off and get your Christmas shopping or gift wrapping done in peace or simply drop them off and take a break from the holiday chaos.
We have lots of fun planned including:
- Hair Braids/Hair Colour
- Disco Games
- Christmas Craft
- Gift Bags for each child
- Plus so much more!
You don’t even have to pack lunch as KRS have that covered too!
21 & 22 December 10am – 2pm
$100 or use your Active Kids Voucher
The Skin Manifesto
Is your skin in the condition you want it to be as we head into summer? The Skin Manifesto in Miranda is a cosmetic skin clinic that offers an extensive boutique service menu.
Their trusted specialists offer cosmetic injectables, skin rejuvenation treatments, medical-grade skin peels, laser hair removal and tattoo removal using cutting edge technology to give you clinically-proven results.
During December, the Skin Manifesto is also offering 25% off gift vouchers! There couldn’t be a better time to drop a hint to someone buying for you or to pick up a voucher for someone you know would love to have their skin looked after.
South Village Shopping Centre
South Village, Kirrawee has everything you need to help get you through Christmas.
You can walk in looking like you haven’t slept in weeks then get your hair done at The Color Lounge, a manicure at ProfessioNail, lash and brow treatments at Micha Lash and Brows or a massage at Lee Massage and Acupuncture, and walk out looking and feeling amazing! With convenient 3-hour free parking, this is the perfect place to tick a few things off your list in one hit.
Need essentials? Between The Source Bulk foods, Coles, Aldi, Liquorland and Panetta Mercato, there’s nothing you won’t find here!
Head to the South Village website for opening hours, store directory and more details.
The Bridal Bar
The Bridal Bar is the beauty hub for all your beauty and hair needs. Christmas is the busiest time of year at The Bridal Bar and they have something for everyone. They offer services from facials, massages and infrared sauna sessions to brows, makeup and all your hair requirements – the gift of self-care is always wonderful and particularly appreciated by mums who might be feeling a bit burnt out after a big year!
Heart and Soul Yoga
Do you find the Christmas season is a time where you seem to lose yourself or develop and get stuck in bad habits? Are you keen to get your life back on track and start feeling good again? Yoga can help.
Improve your mood, get your body moving again and change your mindset.
Join the beautiful Heart and Soul Yoga community now. Experience their unique difference- A Yoga and Sound Experience that you will only find at Heart and Soul.
Take advantage of their one-month unlimited intro offer of just $48 for new students.
Find more info on the Heart and Soul Yoga website.
Still looking for useful services in the Sutherland Shire? Head to the Mums of the Shire local business directory for an expansive range of useful services that will help you ensure your silly season is calm and bright!