Taking Your Nanny On Vacation?
Mommyhood Is The Best Hood
Spring break is just around the corner (or here already for some)! While you are thinking about what to pack, don’t forget to consider the pros and cons of taking your nanny. According to the International Nanny Association, over 35 percent of live-out nannies and over 45 percent of live-in nannies travel with their families. […]
I Will Always Come Back… Until I Don’t
A Guest Post By Karla Butvidas After years of working as a full time nanny everybody used to say, you will be ready when you have your own babies, It will be so easy.
Does Your Nanny Drive Your Kids?
Guest Post by Yaneli Vergara Nannying. One of the hardest things I’ve ever decided to do. Unless you’re in this line of work… you have no idea what it means to actually be a nanny. We enter these families knowing full well that we will fall in love with these children who’s lives and upbringing […]
We Are All Working Moms
When calculating how your nanny’s paycheck fits in to your budget, it is important to remember mileage reimbursement. If you plan to have your nanny drive your kids regularly, it is important to remember that it will cost her money for gas, as well as maintenance. In most scenarios, your nanny will expect you to […]
Nannies Are People, And People Get Sick
Being A SAHM Is All About Sipping Coffee And Doing Yoga… Right As a professional mom with three young kids, I always felt like I was missing out on all the fun while I was away at work: playgroups, school activities, 1:1 time with my kids. I’d often wonder, will I regret this someday when […]
Today I am going to share with you a GREAT. BIG. SECRET. Nannies are people, and people get sick. There you have it folks! Though it is true that nannies tend to have great immune systems (all that exposure to sick kid germs a regular basis), they can still catch a bug now and then! […]
Jellybeanstreet Orange County
Worth It A guest post written by Becca King Take a shower. Sleep. Work out. Go to the store. Eat. These are all things you can do pretty much whenever you want when you don’t have kids. Freedom to do WHAT you want, WHEN you want. That all changes when you have a baby.
If you are looking for a way to incorporate your child’s creativeness in an interesting way, join local mom Christina Finley at a Jellybeanstreet workshop! Not only is it fun for your child, but it can be used as a teaching moment. Here is what they have to say: Jellybeanstreet Orange County is where, “Painting and […]
A New Littlest
Last year when you were trick or treating with your kiddos did you see any teal pumpkins adorning your neighbors doorsteps? Did you know that they were more than just a fun decoration? The teal pumpkins are there to show support for kids with food allergies. Imagine if your child got all dressed up […]
An emotional photo of a mom in labor is touching parents across the interwebs. When mom Nikki Colquitt gave birth to her third child, birth photographer LauraPaulescu was on hand to document the experience. While the mom was in labor, Paulescu captured this beautiful moment she shared with her then-youngest child before welcoming a new […]