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A Walk in the Park

A Walk in the Park

Today is National Take a Walk in the Park Day! The kids are off school, so scoop them up and get them outside. According to Nationaldaycalendar.com, taking a walk at a local park is an excellent way to clear one’s mind from the stresses of the day, re-energize and at...

Payroll and Tax FAQs from Nannies

Payroll and Tax FAQs from Nannies

As a nanny or other domestic worker, you may have questions about your employment status and tax obligations. Even if it’s just a temporary placement, it's important to understanding your (and your employer’s) responsibilities at the beginning of employment. Here are...

Hiring a “Mary Poppins” Nanny

Hiring a “Mary Poppins” Nanny

Having placed nannies for over 25 years, we can say honestly we have seen it all when it comes to families hiring in-home caregivers. When a new mom calls to find out about our agency, one thing we often hear is "Can I have a Mary Poppins nanny?" Unfortunately,...

How Much Should I Pay My Nanny?

How Much Should I Pay My Nanny?

One of the most frequent questions we get asked from our families who are hiring a long-term nanny is how much they should pay them. How much to pay a nanny is something to figure out early in the process, not after you decide to hire someone. This way there are no...

Tips for Reducing Post-Holiday Clutter

Tips for Reducing Post-Holiday Clutter

The holiday season has officially come and gone, leaving us with an abundance of memories with friends and family, bellies full from homemade meals, and the delighted squeal of the children when they excited rip into brightly colored presents.  Something else the...