Be the Best Nanny www.bethebestnanny.com
How to be the Best Nanny Blog discusses the topics most important to in-home childcare providers and the parents that hire them.
Nanny Trainings.com www.nannytrainings.com
This site provides information on nanny education, but also Household Management, Newborn Care Specialists, and Personal Assistants.
Rocket Lawyer www.rocketlawyer.com
A free nanny contract template, as well as a step-by-step guide to your interview process. Save, sign and print your own document when you are finished.
Children’s Resources & Activities
Resource for books for all ages. Common Sense Media
An informative site that reviews movies, books, games, music, websites plus and rates them in terms of age-appropriate educational content, messages/role models, violence, etc.
Growing a Jeweled Rose www.growingajeweledrose.com
Learning and loving through messy play – Explore and discover through child guided play.
Fisher Price www.fisher-price.com
Activities Toddler and preschool free, online games! A great way to spend quality time with little ones, all while learning and having fun.
Kiwi Crate www.kiwico.com
Browse through several different crafts for kids! This site is loaded with themed projects including holidays, bugs, animals and much more.
National Geographic Kids www.kids.nationalgeographic.com
Interactive site that contains all sorts of fun facts and activities! It features a variety of animals, places, and people. Great for children of all ages.
PBS Kids www.pbskids.org
Everyday tips that parents and caregivers can use to open the world of reading to children. Appropriate for English as well as Spanish users.
Parents Connect www.parentsconnect.com
Blog posts/articles on being a parent from pregnancy to teen years, gift guides.
Baby Center babycenter.com
News and blogs for parents. A website packed with tools for parents. Information ranges from children’s health and parenting advice to breastfeeding and relationships.
Awake Parent www.awakeparent.com
“Helping you relax so your kids can shine” – parent coaching, blogs, homeschooling, audio programs.
World of Psychology www.psychcentral.com
A blog for new mothers dealing with depression, a full depression library, and links to other related disorders. Several articles to reference in order deal with depression.
What to Expect When Expecting www.whattoexpect.com
Chat with other moms and moms-to-be, view local family resources, and/or join groups of parents with similar interests. Review topics from grandparents to pets all on one site.
All Recipes – Kid Friendly Recipes www.allrecipes.com
Hundred’s of yummy recipes for picky kids, as well as adults. See photos and step by step instructions.
Simple Bites – Recipes Kids Can Cook www.simplebites.net
A useful blog that parents and care takers can use with children to implement healthy food culture in families. Simple steps children can follow, with supervision of course! Many recipes to choose from.
Children Outdoor Safety Tips www.parents.com
A necessary website that gives helpful tips to educate your child and keep them safe against situations such as fire, strangers, outdoor accidents, internet danger etc.
Safe Kids Worldwide www.safekids.org
Media center, blogs, recalls and other informative articles to help parents and caregivers protect children. Vehicle safety included. Numerous ways to prevent…preventable injuries.
National Vaccine Information Center www.nvic.org
A web page packed with information for parents on vaccines typically give to children, to prevent disease such as mumps, polio, influenza just to name a few. This non-profit organization works to prevent vaccine injuries through public education.
The Family CEO www.thefamilyceoblog.com
Follow Julie and her incredible journey as she balances her family’s finances. She covers debt reduction, approach to college savings, simple investing and much more. This is a full life blog about money and family life. Nanny Tax: Pitfalls and need to know for your taxes.
An informative site defining employers of caretakers such as nannies. If you pay someone more than $2,400* per year—you are considered an employer and are required to pay taxes on the employee. Learn more and browse related links.