How Much of a Raise Should I Give My Nanny?

This is a topic that is so very subjective; it’s incredibly tough to give the best advice on giving raises to a nanny, because each situation is extremely different. Undoubtedly, if you have the most spectacular nanny in the world, there is no way that you can pay her enough for the tender love and care that she devotes to your children.

Meadow Park Sports Centre, Whistler

Feeling sporty? Head to the North of the Village and enjoy a day of sports with the family – and possibly some relaxation – at the Meadow Park Sports Center in Whistler. The public facility comprises an indoor kid’s pool and a lap pool, an indoor ice skating rink, a gym, a fitness studio, squash courts, a weight room to enjoy the sports part of the trip. The hot tub and the steam room will provide the relaxation part of the trip. To top it all off, everything is reasonably priced.

Kick Maternity: Embracing the Baby Bump

Embracing the beauty of the maternal body is Kick Maternity’s clothing concept. It’s a cute little maternity wear boutique that carries all of the latest styles to adorn the “baby bump” for the hip and stylish mom-to-be who believe that just because their body is changing doesn’t mean that they have to let go of their style and sleekness.

The Benefits of Having a Nanny Over Day Care

Nannies are the best, hands down! Of course, that’s our opinion, and we are prepared to back our opinion up with a list of true benefits that nannies can bring to your family. If you are contrasting the services of a nanny versus a day care center, we have the answers that you are looking for right here. Below is the list of benefits that we think are important when considering nanny versus day care:

The Art of Giving Positive Feedback and Negative Criticism to Your Nanny

It’s never an easy task to do. Giving feedback, both in the positive and negative form takes quite a bit of heart. The last thing you want to do is hurt your nanny’s feelings, after everything she does for your kids (and you). Positive feedback should never be overlooked, and negative feedback – provided in a “constructive criticism” type of way – should not be disregarded, either.

Nannies on Call Toronto Launches Full-Time Placements

Toronto, November 3rd, 2010 – Still looking for your very own SuperNanny? Hold onto your hat, Mary Poppins: Nannies on Call announced a new milestone for their Toronto office today. Extraordinary Nannies – previously only booked for the company’s on call babysitting service – will now be available via Nannies on Call Placements for full-time, live-out positions across the GTA.

Whistler Nanny of the Month

Katie comes to Nannies On Call from Australia. She has an extensive background in childcare ranging from private nannying to coaching and working in the school system. Katie brings a wealth of fun energy, confidence and love to every job she attends and will put any nervous family at ease. Katie loves spending time with children of all ages, and is able to adapt to any situation we give her.