How to Land the Perfect Nanny Job By Asking These Questions

The older I’ve gotten, the more I’ve realized how important having a good job is and how big of an effect it can have on your everyday life. If we truly break it down and think about why this is true, we start to see that the biggest factor involved here is time. How we spend our time, especially the majority of our time, plays a fundamental role in our attitudes, thoughts, and even our routines. If you’ve gone through a job change, in general, you probably know what I’m talking about, but if you’re a nanny and you’ve gone…

DIY Gifts For Nanny Kids to Give Their Parents

Hey guys! Something about the Holidays just brings out the inner gift-giver in me. I like surprising people and seeing their face light up, even if I only give them something small. It’s a great feeling and I’m sure many of you would agree!   As a nanny, sometimes you get matched with a really wonderful family and want to go the extra mile for them. A great way to do this is to give them a thoughtful gift and what better kind of gift to give them than something that you helped their son/daughter make?   My current nanny…

Top 5 Favorite Children’s Books

Hey everyone! As the temperature drops this Fall, so does the amount of time your NK’s (nanny kids) can spend outside.   Finding fun activities to keep everyone busy during the coldest time of the year can be stressful, but I personally think the Fall is a great time to read, read, and read some more to your kiddos!   My NK, Jack, is about 19 months (a little over a year and a half) and he loves books, so I thought it may be helpful to share my top 5 favorite children’s books with all you nannies out there…

10 Surprising Things About Being A Nanny

  After I graduated high school, I decided I wanted to get my first job  and start making some money. I wasn’t sold on the whole college thing yet, so being a nanny seemed to be the best option.   I would say I was prepared for what nannying would throw my way, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that there weren’t a few surprises along the way!     You Will Love Your Nanny Kid Wow! When I started nannying, I thought there would be a very defined line between work and home life. There isn’t. Not only do a…