The 2014 INA Annual Conference

The 2014 International Nanny Association Annual Conference kicks off in just a few days and all of us at The Nanny Doctor are so pleased to have the conference in our own back yard this year! The line up of great speakers includes everyone from Dr. Harvey Karp of The Happiest… series, to Dr. Jenn [Read On]

Kick Those Post Holiday Blues

Well we did it! We all made it through the busiest and possibly the most stressful time of year. Don’t get us wrong, we love the holidays; all the fun, visiting with family, great meals, adventures, and time off work, but getting back into swing of things after always proves to be a bit of [Read On]

How To Tell Your Family About National Nanny Recognition Week

As most of us involved in the nanny world know, this week is National Nanny Recognition Week! This is a very special week that was established 15 years ago to celebrate the hard work and dedication nannies give to their families and professional childcare careers. Despite NNRW having a 15-year running history, many families are [Read On]

How To Not Raise A Mini-Miley!

There has always been concern over negative role models portrayed in media and their affects on children, but it seems over the past few weeks, with the recent Miley Cyrus “display,” the discussion has resurfaced with a vengeance! Television and exposure to technology will NOT train your children to be Mini-Mileys, “twerking it” in the [Read On]

What are the questions that are illegal to ask in an interview?

This is a guest post by Lisa Pierson Weinberger, Esq. Check her out at or on Twitter and Facebook! There are few people more important in a parent’s life than the person they hire to care for their child when the parents must be away from home.  As a result, when interviewing nannies parents [Read On]