The Power of Imaginative Play

The Power of Imaginative Play

Nannies and families, did you know that little ones learn through play? This is a concept that is commonly referred to in education and child development circles, and play-based childcare is in high demand–for good reason! Every time your child picks up a doll,...
Our Favorite Parenting Podcasts

Our Favorite Parenting Podcasts

The Nannies Plus team loves Podcasts. You don’t need to be a parent to enjoy these- many are relevant for nannies and caregivers too! Here are a few of our favorite parenting related pods: Unruffled with Janet Lansbury Janet Lansbury, the Queen of Respectful...
Family Values: Cooking with Kids

Family Values: Cooking with Kids

As a toddler mom and former nanny, I love getting little ones involved in day to day kitchen activities! Though it may be messier and less “efficient” than doing it on my own, involving kids in cooking is fun and rewarding for everyone. Assigning my child a “job” in...