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Common Holiday Gifts Nannies Receive

Yes, the holidays are amongst us… AGAIN. If you’re anything like me, you’re far from prepared. Ready or not, it’s time to start thinking about what and who should be on your shopping list!   Please be sure to include important people such as your nanny, babysitters, teachers, coaches, etc. as they make such an impact […]


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 […]


The Perfect Holiday Gift for Your Perfect Nanny or Caretaker

Let’s face it- we live in a culture that puts a lot of pressure on giving the perfect gift. Well giving your nanny the perfect gift is just as important. I’m asked often- What is an appropriate or typical gift to give? How do we give our nanny/caretaker a gift that proves how much we […]


Why Implement A Personality Profile into Choosing A Nanny?

We were recently introduced to a company called Knowing Nanny.  They offer an online questionnaire that helps give insight into the personality profiles of potential nannies. This profile is designed to assist Kiddie Up in placing the right nanny and to offer insight on what kind of a personality a nanny has.  The founder of […]


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