A Letter Per Week

Creative Projects: Learning at Home Whether the little ones you care for attend school part- or full-time or not it’s fun to encourage learning at home. One really easy way to reinforce learning with preschoolers and young students is doing fun projects on one letter each week at home. I like focusing on one letter […]

NannyNotes App

Product Review Sunday Typical pen and paper notebook nanny journals are becoming a thing of the past. Now nannies and parents can keep in contact in real time with a free smartphone App. The NannyNotes App is the answer for keeping parents informed about their children while away at work or traveling. With an intuitive […]

Lemon Sugar Scrub

Mother’s Day Gift I just love the smell of lemons! That’s one of the reasons this is my absolute favorite, cheapest, and easiest homemade Mother’s Day gift to make and give. Let the kids help make this wonderfully clean smelling, non-toxic, moisturizing scrub for their Mother and Grandmother. It’s so inexpensive. I simply bought the mason […]

Mom, I Love You Because… Flap Card

Mother’s Day Card Mother’s Day is this weekend. The parents you work for will appreciate it if you help their children make cards for the holiday. When making cards there’s no need to spend money because you can just use the supplies your Nanny Family already has in the house. This is a great card […]

Dr. Umbrella Diaper Poop Wet Alarm: Helpful or Hype?

Product Review Sunday To help prevent diaper rash engineers who were involved with the Samsung company developed a Diaper Poop Wet Alarm. It is the world’s first product to alarm caregivers if a newborn to six-month-old has pooped or gone pee in their diaper. It simply clips on the diaper below the pubis and let’s the guardian […]

10 Best Children’s Books for Mother’s Day

Children’s Books Make Great Gifts for Mother’s Day Next Sunday we celebrate Mother’s Day in America. Although it’s not necessary for nannies and au pairs to buy Mother’s Day gifts for the mothers they work for, giving children’s books as gifts to parents on special occasions is always an inexpensive gift. Parents love receiving children’s […]