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About to hire a Summer Nanny? Things to consider…

By Platinum Nanny | March 22, 2021

During the summer, our childcare needs tend to change and our usual routine needs an upgrade. With children around the home more, we need to think about keeping them entertained, ensuring they have a fun summer break without the running of your home being negatively affected. In the summer this could mean that additional personnel …

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The Advantages of Bilingualism and How a Bilingual Nanny can Help

By Gabrielle Labourier | March 22, 2021

If you want your child to learn a second, or even third language, hiring a bilingual nanny may be the perfect solution for you. There are innumerable cognitive, social, economic, and educational advantages that arise from learning a new language, and experts agree that it is best to start as young as possible. As a …

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The Brain Boosting Benefits of Reading to Babies and Children

By Platinum Nanny | March 9, 2021

A child’s development is based on multiple factors. While food, nutrition, a healthy environment, and activities play an important role in boosting a child’s brain, one cannot deny books’ importance. And you might be surprised to know that books play a crucial role in children’s cognitive and language development and expand their vocabulary. If you …

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Making Food Fun: Tips for Managing Fussy Eaters

By Platinum Nanny | March 9, 2021

The majority of children go through a fussy eating phase. Even those who enjoyed certain tastes during weaning may start to reject certain foods and develop preferences. The trick is to try to make food fun. In the first few years babies grow rapidly, almost tripling in weight, but this slows when they hit the …

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