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What it Means to Be a Nanny

by brooke baker I am a nanny. People tend to think I sit on the couch and watch TV all day while the kids...
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How to Excel at Your Nanny Job

by daniela escobar   I don’t like when people think nannying is not a “real job.” As someone who has held numerous positions, from...
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Differing Opinions

Occasionally, an article will go up that might strike a chord with a reader, whether in a positive or a negative way. We here...
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Crunchy Italian Pita Chips

by amber ketchum, MDS, RD This recipe is great for kids (and adults!) who love crunchy salty snacks like potato chips. These cute little...
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I Am an Asthma Mom

by carlyn prato-emens I am an asthma mom. Both of my beautiful girls, ages 3 and 4, are asthmatic. The youngest has seasonal asthma...
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Tackling Preteens Messy Bedrooms

by patricia cornwell As they grow up, children want to take control of the one thing they feel is really theirs: their bedroom. They...
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5 Quick Post Workout Snacks for Kids (and Nannies!)

by amber ketchum, MDS, RD Registered Dietitian Refueling your body with plenty of water and a healthy snack is very important after exercising. A...
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Easy Yogurt Dip and Fruit Skewers

by amber ketchum, MDS, RD Registered Dietitian This two-ingredient yogurt dip is a fun and different way to make eating fruit seem more like...
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Let’s Build a Playroom!

by kristen brown One of my favorite things to do when I am having a day at home with my charges is to set...
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Carrot Pineapple Raisin Salad

by amber ketchum, MDS, RD Registered Dietitian This carrot and pineapple salad is sweet and creamy. It’s the perfect way to get your charges...