Can’t Touch This! | Working With Sick Children

Can’t Touch This! | Working With Sick Children

It’s a perfect LA Saturday afternoon. You attended your hot yoga class (Namaste), spent some time with your fur baby at the dog park (and have the perfect insta to prove it), and are settling in to binge watch Netflix’s newest docuseries that’s sure to send you down a...
Can You Believe They Asked Me That?!

Can You Believe They Asked Me That?!

As a professional nanny you are probably used to grace under pressure but interviews can be difficult for even the most seasoned nannies! While you’re fully prepared to answer questions about your past experience and educational background, you may not anticipate that...
Lets Talk Miles and Cents

Lets Talk Miles and Cents

If you’re using your own vehicle to tote around tots, or when running errands for your employers, you’re entitled to mileage reimbursement for on the job use. Keep in mind that it is your responsibility (not your employers) to track each mile driven, because lets face...
How Paying Taxes Pays Off

How Paying Taxes Pays Off

When we say taxes, you say… boring? Confusing? Complicated? No worries – we’re here to help! As a nanny, it is so important to have a basic level of understanding about this topic. By law, we are all required to pay taxes and though it can seem like a burden, it’s...
The Double-Edged Sword of Social Media

The Double-Edged Sword of Social Media

Let’s face it – social media has changed the way we operate.  Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter have turned into the virtual scrapbooks highlighting the in’s and out’s of our daily lives. The problem is the audience.  We tend to think of our audience as an...