Nannies: If You Read Anything Today Make This It! A Letter from The Nanny Doctor

Dear Nanny, You are so important in the lives of the children you touch on a daily basis.  Your job has meaning and purpose. Remember that!  It also comes with great responsibility. The energy you bring into work matters.  When you bring the sunshine it pours into the lives of the family and children that [Read On]

Teaching Kids about Problem Solving through Puzzles

Who doesn’t love a good puzzle! Putting tiny pieces of cardboard together to make a beautiful picture is both challenging and gratifying. But did you know that the simple act of doing one with your child can teach them a whole lot about life? Here’s how we, at The Nanny Doctor, like to look at [Read On]

Avoiding the Job Search Burnout

We’ve all been there–you’re searching for a new job and it’s taking a little longer to find than you may have anticipated. You’re bored with staying home scrolling through childcare-finding websites and you’re staring at your phone waiting for the nanny agency to call. What can you do to improve your chances of being hired [Read On]

How To Stay Organized This Summer

Are you an organization freak like me? Do you get excited about the container store? Or are you totally lost? Well, summer is definitely the perfect time to figure this out. Even though cleaning your home might feel exhausting or overwhelming, I cannot emphasize how fantastic you’ll feel once you do so! Here are a [Read On]

Adorable Mother’s Day Card Ideas!

With Easter behind us and Mother’s Day just a few short weeks away, we decided to get a jumpstart with brainstorming some terrific Mother’s Day card ideas. So dads, nannies, and babysitters, let’s get creative and create a card that Mom will never forget! Mother’s Day this year is on Sunday, May 11, 2014. For [Read On]