What gift to give your nanny

Holidays or birthdays- what gift should you get your nanny? Please be sure to include important people such as your nanny, babysitters, teachers, coaches, etc. as they make such an impact on our children’s’ lives. In hopes to provide families with some gift ideas, last year we recommended a few popular gifts. You can read […]


Setting your summer nanny up for success

The sidewalks are decorated with chalk, the pools are filling up, and parents are a little more stressed. This can only mean one thing… school is out! Many parents have secured camps and summer nannies months ago, but is your nanny ready? In order to have a successful, and fun, summer, be sure you leave […]


99 problems & your nanny might be one

If you have hired a nanny or babysitter, it is likely at some point you’ve hit a bump in the road. Hopefully the issue is something small that can be resolved easily, but what if it can’t? What if the problem keeps happening; do you know what to do? If your answer is no, then […]


Communicating to your nanny what’s important

Is your parenting style the same as your neighbors? What about household rules? Are those different? Maybe you wear shoes in your home, but your neighbors don’t. Or their children can eat snacks in their bedroom but you’re against it. Would you be able to walk into your neighbor’s home and parent their children the […]


Infant Feeding Certification

Head up, bottoms down! Not sure what that means? Then consider taking the Infant Feeding for the Caregiver course! On behalf of Kiddie Up Nannies and The Mama’hood, I personally am thrilled to share this amazing resource with parents and all caregivers. More specifically to Kiddie Up, the ability to share this with nannies, but […]