Monthly Archives: August 2015

Daycare vs Nanny

Weighing the Pros and Cons of Daycare or Nanny Growing up I always wanted to be a stay at home mom. As I got older reality set in and I realized that might not be an option for me. Plan B was derived: if I had to work and so did my husband we would want a loving nanny to care for our child and help around the house with light chores. Daycare was last on our list - simply because we had no experience with daycare in our families. Sure enough in 2012 our little boy arrived and we [...]

By |2019-08-05T16:55:08+00:00August 31st, 2015|Hiring, NannyPay|0 Comments

4 Tips to Beat Summertime Boredom

Summertime Blah's “I’m bored!” a quote by kids that we, as parents and yes even nannies, will hear once or twice this summer. How do you fix boredom for kids? Offer options. Not just your options but let them jump in on the action too and make it fun. Knowing my kid is a typical boy and go, go, go from morning til night… I like to not only offer activity options but also a little structure to the day. It helps keep me sane and him busy within reason. Here are a few ideas: Plan a BIG Activity Each [...]

By |2019-08-05T16:48:39+00:00August 16th, 2015|For Kids, Guest Post|0 Comments