Monthly Archives: October 2013

Top 5 reasons to read to your child (or any child in your care!!)

A stronger relationship with you. As the child grows older, he’ll be on the move—playing, running, and constantly exploring his environment. Snuggling up with a book lets the two of you slow down and reading will become a nurturing activity that will bring you closer together. Academic excellence. One of the primary benefits of reading […]

Halloween Potions

  It’s magic potion time!  The kids will get such a kick out of this & it’s very easily put together too.  All you need is a few different colors/flavors of KoolAid. You make the KoolAid according to package directions & then pour some of it into ice trays – a different ice tray for […]

Enter With A Smile!

Nothing says “dud” like a nanny arriving without a smile on her face – and worse, no eye contact. You might be the best Mary Poppins with the children but if you do arrive exuding warmth from the get-go the booking has gone south! The point is not to go in juggling balls (if you can, hats off to you!) but to come with a friendly attitude that sends the message “this is going to be really great!”.

Exile Island Richmond BC 2013!

Help! On Wednesday November 20, 2013, I am being sent to Exile Island. I will be subjected to harsh conditions and impossible tasks that will challenge my mental, physical, creative and philanthropic abilities. The only hope for my survival is that you help me raise funds for the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada.

Nanny of the Month – Vancouver

Sarah has been a part of Nannies on Call team for over three and a half years and since then gained many families who depend on her “5-Star” care! Her background spouts years of experience working with newborns and up and she is favourite for some of our first time moms with newborn twins! Past families have described their experience with Sarah as “amazing”, “fantastic” and “the most wonderful nanny we have ever seen before” and we will second that motion! She comes to our client’s homes ready to give the parents peace of mind and provides the most special child care to their children. If you wish to request her for evenings or weekends, best to book ahead as she is one of our most requested On Call nannies.