Apps

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Phone apps you can use while managing your nanny or other household employee. Great for nannies!

Family Locator

Always Know Where Your Children Are If your kids are with a nanny for portions of the day or they walk to school, if you are the “text me when you get home” mother, or even if you are just a little paranoid, you may want the Family Locator app. Whether your nanny is taking the baby to the park or zoo or you have an child with an active schedule, Family Locator can help put some of your mind at ease knowing where they are at all times. With the Family Locator app you can designate safe and unsafe [...]

By |August 24th, 2016|Apps, Tips|0 Comments

Little Peanut On the Go

Today we wanted to tell you about one of the best apps on the market for busy families… Little Peanut On the Go. If you an organized person (we all hope as a parent or nanny this is a characteristic you place pretty high on the “tell me about yourself”) you have just found your match made in childcare heaven. Little Peanut On the Go is a mobile app that lets its users manage multiple lifestyles on the go. You can create to-do lists, care schedules and routines, and connect the parent with the child if they are away. The [...]

By |July 15th, 2016|Apps|0 Comments

A Time Warp or A Time Suck?

Keeping it all straight is never easy in life or paying your employees. Especially when you have to log and track the daily and weekly hours your nanny or household employees. When it comes time to cut a check you have to turn to the ‘timecard:’ what days did the work? and how long? Even if you pay your household employees every week or other week - keeping track of the hours put in can be a hassle. If your household employee is on salary there is no math needed, but sometimes it is nice to know when they are [...]

By |May 18th, 2015|Apps, Guest Post, Tips|0 Comments

Keeping in Touch with your Nanny

Days are busy. Time is short. The hand-off from nanny to parents is often quick and distracting with all the hellos, hugs and kisses. So what is the best way to stay in touch with your Nanny and the happenings of the day without seeming like a nag? Why not turn to technology? That’s right - there is an APP for that! BABYCONNECT www.baby-connect.com Is a paid app that will allow the parents and nannies to stay connected with the latest and greatest happenings with the kids. During the day the nanny can snap photos and record notes and logs [...]

By |April 5th, 2015|Apps, Communication, Tips|0 Comments