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]

Are You a Bully?

Much emphasis has been placed on teaching our children the dangers of bullying other children. But what about us as parents? Do you stand around the water cooler at work and gossip about a co-worker? Do you harshly judge your parent-friends to their faces for decisions they make regarding their own children? Do you seize [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]

Gearing Up for the Holidays With Your Nanny!

You’ve made it through the start of school, Halloween, and now it’s time for you to be thinking about end-of-the-year holiday events. Nannies are in higher demand during this time of year. Now is a great time to ask yourself, “What can I do to best prepare my family for the holiday season?” “How can [Read On]

How to Trick-Or-Treat Safely this Halloween

Halloween is without fail one of the most exciting nights of the year for young children. This is a time for your kids to dress-up as their favorite character, spend time with friends, share treats and laughs, and of course eat delicious candy! That being said, it’s crucial that above all else, we remember to [Read On]