6 Favorite Swaddle Blankets and Sacks

Products Nannies Love I’ve never cared for an infant that didn’t love being swaddled. My favorite baby parenting book is The Happiest Baby on the Block by Dr. Harvey Karp. His methods are extremely simple and absolutely work! His theory is that by creating a comfortable environment similar to the womb will allow a baby […]

5 Favorite Teethers

Products Nannies Love When selecting a Theeing Toy for a baby, you should consider the size and shape to ensure the teething end is small enough to fit into the child’s mouth for proper use, but not so small that entire teether can fit into the child’s mouth. If the teether or attachments are too […]

Teaching Kids to Tie Shoes

Products Nannies Love Since Velcro shoes hit the market it’s been harder and has taken longer to teach kids to tie their shoes. Once a child has the fine motor skills to make a knot, there are products available to help kids learn to tie shoes, even if they wear Velcro shoes. I also recommend […]

Handwriting Training Pencil Grips

Products Nannies Love It can be difficult to teach a child to hold their pencil properly. The longer the child holds the writing implement improperly, the harder it becomes to change the bad habit. This Training Pencil Grip has two holes that can fix the thumb and index finger, allowing both righties and lefties to […]

Keeping Baby Teeth as Mementos or for Stem Cells

Products Nannies Love All children will lose their baby teeth. After the tooth fairy makes a visit to your nanny kid’s bed to leave a small gift or coins and collect the baby tooth, she can place the baby tooth in a keepsake baby tooth box. These baby tooth boxes we list today make great […]

Kizingo Toddler Spoons

Products Nannies Love It is essential for children to learn to feed themselves. When toddlers can feed themselves it encourages independence, reduces pickiness, and not eating enough or over eating. As soon as they are able to pick up food and get it into their mouths successfully, whether using their hands or utensils, it is […]

Skip Hop Greenwich Convertible Diaper Bags

Products Nannies Love I have often started new nanny job not liking the diaper bag the parents use.  It’s not just that the print and style weren’t of my liking, but that I couldn’t carry it easily. So I have learned to use my own backpack as the diaper bag to use for work that […]

Worry Eaters Dolls

Products Nannies Love Caring for a child with anxiety is difficult. All kids are different and what works well for one child with anxiety might not work for another. Learning to manage symptoms of anxiety and cope with triggers takes time and practice. Talking about what scares a chid, journaling their feelings, and using relaxation […]

One Kid Safety ROAD COAT®

Products Nannies Love Wearing a puffy coat in a car seat can be dangerous. Puffy coats make seat belts ineffective. To fit a child in the seat with a puffy coat the straps become too loose to be effective during a car crash. Click here to see Consumers Reports advice on how to check if […]

Doodle & Co Pop Hygienic Pacifier

Products Nannies Love You may have seen this ingenious Pop Pacifier on the television show Shark Tank. It’s a pacifier with a Pop that closes to keep it clean when it falls to the floor. This is the easiest pacifier to clean. Made from 100% medical grade silicone, the naturally shaped nipple pops back into […]