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How Being a Nanny Will Rock Your Resume

How Being a Nanny Looks Good On A Resume! Being a nanny is a fabulous job. However, it is only one of the jobs I will hold as a stepping stone in my quest to becoming the Most Powerful Woman in All the Universe. Or in Canada. Or at least in British Columbia. Or maybe, […]

Having a Nanny Lets Me Be The Mom I Always Wanted To Be

Why Having a Nanny Helps Me Be a Better Mother When: Last week Where: At a favorite Gastown restaurant in Vancouver, Canada What: Chatting over cocktails with my friends On the rare occasion of going out with my old college friends, I typically wake up regretting that last glass of sangria. However, last Sunday morning, I […]

Create a Diaper Bag Just For Your Nanny

Customize the Diaper Bag for Your Nanny, Dad and the Grandparents! Although it may seem indulgent, my top diaper bag tip is to have one unique bag for each adult who travels independently with your baby. For me, that means we have one manly Land’s End backpack for my husband, one cute quilted bag for […]

“FUR BABIES”

To many, “fur babies” is a term used by owners of dogs or cats.  Many families with or without children will ensure their pets are well taken care of and this also includes seeking professionals who will care for them when they are not able to.  Many hotels offer special accommodations for pets and offer […]

Kind words from a departing Manny

After working for Nannies on Call since January 2011, Gary quickly became one of our most popular and favourite nannies. We are sad to see him go but wanted to share (with Gary’s permission) his final email to the office. He most definitely served Nannies on Call proud! I believe I have served NOC proud […]

Nannyversaries

Nannies on Call thrives because of the dedication and enthusiasm of our hundreds of Extraordinary Nannies.  We would like to takethis opportunity to congratulate the on call nannies that are celebrating their “Nannyversaries” this month.  Keep up the great work! Polly B. 5 years Vancouver Nanny Polly has been with Nannies on Call now for […]

Nanny Angel Network Update

I would like to take this opportunity to share with you the tremendous success of the Nanny Angel Network which has been possible through your generous support. To date, the Angels have provided care to 40 young mothers with breast cancer. Our 66 specially trained volunteers have given over 400 hours of their time.

Save the HST!

Just a friendly reminder that the HST is looming for its July 1st debut so why not save the 7% now for your Booking fee bundles and Nanny Plans. Yearly memberships must be purchased before May 1st to avoid paying the HST.

Nanny Year End Tax Tips

For today’s nannies, getting ready for tax time can be daunting. Sorting through a mountain of paperwork is a most unwelcome chore to anyone with work commitments and family obligations. Whether you do your taxes personally or simplify your life by using a professional accountant, you must collect, sort and organize the required documents. The following tips will help ease the stress of tax season.

Nanny Angel Network Orientation

As many of you are already aware Nannies on Call is involved with The Nanny Angel Network.  Many of our nannies are already volunteering and the feedback has been amazing. The Nanny Angel Network is a group of professional women comprised of nannies and board members who generously volunteer their time to provide quality, compassionate […]