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14.11.17

How to handle the nanny transition

Whether you have just hired a nanny for the first time or your current nanny is leaving and a new one will be starting, the transition can be challenging for everyone. Before the age of three, most kids won't have too much trouble adjusting to losing a nanny, kids this age may let the relationship taper off naturally. After three, the transition gets trickier.

18.10.17

How to foster a love of reading in kids?

Does your child read every evening, not because it’s assigned, but just for fun? Instilling a love of reading is giving children a gift of dreams, imagination, escape, and connection. From the earliest of days, parents/nannies can foster a love of reading and reading readiness skills in the children by following few simple tips:

02.09.17

RAISING BILINGUAL CHILD

Raising bilingual children comes with many benefits. The most important things in language development are exposure and need. If children are exposed to two or three languages in varied circumstances with different people from the moment they are born, and if they need those languages to communicate with the people around them, they will learn them. However, it isn’t always as easy as some may think. So what does it take to raise bilingual child?

09.09.17

HOW TO ESTABLISH A POSITIVE RELATIONSHIP WITH YOUR NANNY

Finding the perfect nanny or great family to work for, can feel like finding a needle in a haystack! Like any relationship, the one between parents and their employed nanny can have its ups and downs. Following our 15 tips from the start can help you avoid any issues and help to create a positive nanny/family relationship!

16.09.17

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO DISCUSS SOCIAL MEDIA RULES WITH YOUR NANNY?

Nannies use technology and interact on social media platforms just like everyone else. Children they take care of, are a very important part of their lifes – and the temptation to post some funny stories or photos of them is understandable. Facebook, Twitter, SnapChat, Instagram, and other sites have become increasingly popular over the years, particularly with the younger generation. However, use of social media also presents certain risks and carries with it certain responsibilities.

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