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Nannies 12 Favorite Sippy Cups

Products Nannies Love Since toddlers tend to spill a lot, Sippy or Training Cups make a great transition from a bottle to a cup for little kids. Just as each child is unique, each Sippy Cup is slightly different. Some children prefer straws with their Sippy Cups while others prefer soft spouts for their Trainging […]

Lovevery Block Set

Products Nannies Love The Block Set by Lovevery is my new favorite toy! This is a comprehensive block set that’s truly the one and only block toy kids need in the playroom. Designed to entertain kids from 18 months past 4 years, the set includes 70 wood pieces in a rainbow of 18 different hues […]

Favorite Products to Prevent Spread of Colds and Flu

Products Nannies Love Kids spread germs. Fingers and toys constantly go in their mouths and proper hygiene practices are difficult for little ones to follow. Washing their hands, teaching children to cover their mouths with their arm when they cough, not allowing them to share foods and drinks, and disinfecting high traffic areas (such as […]

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 Products to Teach Kids to Tell Time

Products Nannies Love Daylight Savings time begins today in most states in the United States. So, there’s no better time to discuss how to teach kids about time. Telling time is an essential skill but there’s no point in trying to teach kids to read an analog clock before children can count to 60. In […]

Portable Vibrating Products to Calm Newborns

Products Nannies Love I love Dr. Harvey Karp’s concepts of how to comfort newborns in his book The Happiest Baby on the Block. Through his work with newborns, pediatrician Dr. Harvey Karp found that most fussy babies are soothed by harnessing the calming reflex through “shushing” and constant motion reminiscent of the womb. Click here […]

Kids and Nannies Love Popcorn!

Catamount Microwave Corn Popper I have joined an online weight loss group with several other nannies. For late night cravings one participant suggested eating popcorn as a no-fat, low-calorie snack. But, when I went to the grocery store and looked at the labels on the microwave popcorn all the products in the popcorn aisle have both fat […]

Six Baby Products Nannies Can’t Live Without

What Baby Product You Could Not Live Without? Some of the baby products I could not live without are diapers, baby wipes, baby bottles, teethers, bouncer, and muslin burp cloths. Here are my favorite: 1. Diapers I like senstive disposible diapers, especially Pampers Sensitive Pampers Swaddlers Sensitive Diapers. But many parents and nannies prefer cloth […]

Best Indoor Sands

Products Nannies Love Kids love digging, sifting, building, pouring, and exploring with sand. They love using their imaginations when given cars, trucks, people, and animals while playing in a sand box. They strengthen their small and large muscle groups as they mold wet sand into creative designs and pour dry sand through a sieve or […]

Waterproof Training Pants Covers

Products Nannies Love A lot has been learned about child development since I graduated college in the 90s. So, I listened to the courses from Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids Who Thrive on Audible by Peter M. Vishton, Professor at The College of William and Mary to see what clinical discoveries have been made since […]