nanny first impression

Babysitters & Nannies: Let’s make a great first impression!

You probably know the old adage that you don’t get a second chance to make a first impression. And, for better or worse, first impressions tend to be really important. How about a mini guide to help you get ready for your next interview? Read on, put your best foot forward, and win the hearts

indoor activities

Games & indoor activities to keep the kids creatively busy: ideas for parents and caregivers!

Now that school is in session and rainy days are here, it feels so much harder to entertain kids. But there are plenty of fun activities to do indoors that can keep all children active and happy; turn off the TV, ditch the iPad, and add these clever ideas to your cool arsenal!   Playhouses,

potty training

Potty Training: the how-to guide for parents & nannies!

  Having to break out of your comfort zone (aka the usual diaper) is a huge change for a kid… Potty training might seem like a really hard task not only for toddlers, but also for parents and caregivers. But take a deep breath; you’re not alone!   Choose the right time. In general, children

things we shouldn't say to the kids

7 things we shouldn’t say to the kids & what to say instead!

Well, some of the most commonly used phrases we use when talking to our kids or when taking care of them as their babysitters can be quite destructive. We all say the wrong things sometimes, leaving our kids feeling hurt or confused. So, here are a few phrases we should stop saying to our little ones.

nannuka profile

To babysitters & nannies: how to choose a great picture for your Nannuka profile!

Pictures speak a thousand words and especially on the Internet they give a first impression. Psychologists have found that we form first impressions from a picture in only 100 milliseconds, so, yes, it is important that your Nannuka profile pic is friendly and inviting. Don’t know where to start? Look no further; our tips can work

daily routine

6 Reasons why daily routine is so important to childcare.

Maybe your parents didn’t raise you that way. Maybe yoυ -as an adult and a professional- are allergic to tight schedules, deadlines and strict programs to stick to. You may as well believe that a routine doesn’t leave enough space for creativity to breathe.That’s not the case with scientific researches and childcare psychology guidelines that