Monthly Archives: August 2014

How To Continue Educating Your Child Even When The Teachers Are On Strike

With the BC teacher’s strike looming in just a few weeks, Nannies on Call can assist with any of your childcare needs during this potentially challenging time.

Employing a Nanny will give your children the opportunity to continue learning such as having the Nanny and your child practice:

The ‘Before and After School’ Conundrum

Once all the children enter into full time school many parents search for somebody who can care for their kids in the morning to help them get to school on time, and then come back 6 hours later to help out after school for 2-3 hours.  They are also looking for full-day care on PD […]

Summer Quinoa Vegetable Salad with Lemon-Basil Dressing

Ingredients 1 cup uncooked quinoa 15 oz. can garbanzo beans, rinsed and drained 3 roma tomatoes 1 orange bell pepper 1 1/2 cups corn (I use zucchini instead of corn!) 4 green onions {For the dressing} 2 Tbsp. olive oil 2 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice, or more to taste 1 1/2 tsp. chopped fresh basil

Calgary Nanny of the Month

Karlyn M – Calgary Karlyn fast tracked her way to being one of our most popular and requested On Call nannies!  She boasts an impressive 116 past family clientele and over 385 bookings since starting in June of 2012.  Karlyn is known for being amazing with our families with both her child care abilities and […]

Summer Snacking

Summer time is here, kids are out of school, ready to play and of course SNACK! Snacks are a big part of any child’s life, so they should be something that will fuel their fun! Here are some easy, healthy snacks for the kiddos to enjoy this Summer season! SAY CHEESE! This one may be […]

Nannyversaries

Nannies on Call thrives because of the dedication and enthusiasm of our hundreds of Extraordinary Nannies. We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the on call nannies that are celebrating their “Nannyversaries” this month. Keep up the great work!