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What is a Nanny (and How Do I Know if I’m Hiring the Right One)?

By West Coast Baby Care | November 17, 2021

If there’s one lasting truth when it comes to parenthood, guardianship, and childcare it’s that we cannot do it alone. Sooner or later you will need someone other than you or your partner to care for your child. It’s a good idea to be prepared for that day ahead of time, and nannies are here…

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5 Animated Movies to Watch with Your Nanny Kids in October (& Where to Stream Them)

By West Coast Baby Care | October 24, 2021

The holidays are already upon us, and you’ve made time to take the kids you nanny to the pumpkin patch, you’ve planned all the fall activities, and you’ve helped them think up some killer costume ideas. Amidst all the busyness, if you notice you and your nanny kids need some down time, here are five…

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Easy Fall Recipes to Make With Your Little Chef

By West Coast Baby Care | October 17, 2021

As the weather is beginning to cool down, we’re excited to warm up with some Autumnal recipes. What better way to keep the kids entertained than cooking up something delicious and including your little one in the process? Here are five easy Fall recipes (with links to the recipe!) to make with your little chef!…

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Dear Nanny: Learn How to Make Your Nanny Resume Stand Out

By West Coast Baby Care | October 10, 2021

Ah, resumes. For some, writing a resume feels like a chance to condense and showcase their skills and achievements. For others, writing a resume feels daunting at worst, intimidating at best. For many nannies, writing a resume feels downright impossible. If you fall into that last category, the task of writing a resume doesn’t need…