Caring for Multiples
With multiples and siblings, larger families often employ parent helpers and nannies for pre-school aged children as well as to help with after school care, overnights and weekends. Surrounding themselves…
Why Top Nannies Use Baby Sign Language
When an infant is too young to speak, it can be hard for parents and nannies to know exactly what the little one wants. While it takes time for language…
Is Your Child Ready for Kindergarten?
Parents, nannies and other caregivers play a major role in preparing their child for kindergarten. But what qualifies a child as kindergarten ready? There is no easy answer as there…
Nannies: Babysitters or Educators?
As the childcare industry evolves, there is a debate amongst parents and nannies about the different roles in childcare. Some families seek childcare to keep the children safe, allowing the…
Teaching Children about Personal Space
It’s wonderful to see children who are comfortable with everyone and want to give everyone they meet a hug. While this is endearing to parents and nannies, many people are…
Incorporating Academics into a Daily Schedule
Sometimes children are home for the week and have schoolwork that must be accomplished with the support of a parent or nanny. This can be the result of various situations…
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