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8 Nanny Payroll Services: Making Parents Lives Easier

Products Nannies Love No one likes paying taxes but it really does protect nannies to be paid legally. The benefits of being paid legally for nannies include: History of Employment: Payment history helps to develop credit which is needed when applying for any type of loan including a credit card, car, mortgage, and rent. Unemployment […]

7 Best Apps for Nannies

Products Nannies Love When I started working as a nanny 25-years ago everyone used a paper nanny log, (which was a pad and paper), to track how much a baby or child left in my care ate each day, their mood, and the activities we did. Two-and-a-half decades later, I just download an app on […]

7 Nanny Daily Log Books

Products Nannies Love Although there are apps nannies and parents can use to communicate with one another daily, I am old-school and still prefer having a paper notebook or journal to record my nanny kids’ daily milestones in. You can make a nanny daily log simply by using a three-ring binder or folder kept in […]

Pocket Nanny App

Product Review Sunday When Dave Coffin, a software engineer, and his wife Jen had their first child they started thinking about all the products and services that would make their lives easier. They tried an endless amount of apps to help with anything and everything from breast feeding, poops, behavior, rashes and the list goes […]

Hours Worked and Time Tracking Apps

Products Nannies Love Whether nannies are paid daily, weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly it’s important for in-home caregivers to track the hours they work so they are paid the proper amount of overtime. Many nannies use a piece of notebook paper, daily log, or paper calendar to write down the hours worked. But in this technological-age there are easy apps to use […]

10 iPhone Apps for New Parents and Nannies

What Are Your Favorite iPhone Apps? Can iPhone apps help ease some of the stress of being a busy parent or nanny? According to Nanny.Net important information, accessing records and even entertaining a newborn can all be done with a tap of the screen. Here are ten iPhone apps that all new parents and nannies should […]

Scam Hits Woman Using Nanny Website

Nannies Beware of Internet Scams This summer we have discussed that both parents and nannies must be cautious when using nanny websites. Parents and nannies are essentially on their own when using the bulletin board style sites. Parents must screen caregivers themselves and nannies must know labor laws and protect themselves when using nanny websites. […]

Don’t Allow Gas Mileage to Be Added to Your Paycheck

Our Favorite Mileage Tracking Diaries and Apps In the United States nannies should be reimbursed IRS gas mileage when they use their own cars for work purposes. The 2018 gas mileage rate is 54.5 cents per mile. Some parents prefer to add the gas mileage to their nanny’s weekly paycheck but don’t allow your employers […]

What Nannies Should Not Lie About

Being Open and Honest is Essential to Being Hired and Maintaining Nanny Jobs Of course everyone tells white lies and withholds information at times. There is no point in being brutally honest with people if it will ruin relationships or hurt their feelings. But, being open and honest is essential when job searching and to […]

Should Kids Be Allowed to Use their Smartphones When Doing Homework?

MSN’s Best Homework Apps for Kids Kids have access to technology today unlike anything I had when I was in school. Not only do they have access to the Internet, every charge over 7-years-old that I care for has a smartphone. I don’t think students should be allowed to rely on technology to help them figure […]