Tax Agencies are on the Lookout for Worker Misclassification

By Tom Breedlove, HomePay by Breedlove   Helping families and their nannies get their payroll and taxes squared away is really only half of what we do at HomePay. The other half is education and outreach – staying on top of ever-changing law and sharing that information with families and caregivers. Our education and outreach goals have always been to help both parties stay out of trouble and save as much money as possible while making sure that caregivers get the benefits and … [Continue]

Gooey Science fun!

I am not a lover of gooey messy projects, just never had been, but let me tell you these gooey science projects are awesome!   I want to do some of them with my nephews! Do you … [Continue]

Road Trips

As the holidays are right around the corner, which means lots of families with kids will be packing up the car and heading to the road for the holidays.  How do you make this "road … [Continue]

Halloween, Food Allergies and The Teal Pumpkin Project

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Halloween, Food Allergies and The Teal Pumpkin Project by Lindsey Kanis Ayers  For me, Halloween has always been one of my favorite days of the year. As a child I ran around … [Continue]

Saving money on groceries

I have been living on my own for the past year after being a live in nanny for the past 19 years. It has been a hard adjustment to purchasing my own groceries among other things. … [Continue]

International Nanny Association Salary & Benefits Survey

  The International Nanny Association launched it's 2014 Salary & Benefits Survey this week.    If you are a nanny or nanny/ household manager, please take a few … [Continue]

Once Upon a Time at Nannypalooza …

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Alice and Kellie are off to Philadelphia for Nannypalooza.   Safe travels to all and we look forward to seeing you this weekend! … [Continue]

Get out and Play the Last Days of Fall


Get outside and play and enjoy these last warm days of fall.  One way to enjoy the day is this fun Water Gun Painting by Somewhat Simple. Make it into a theme day of water … [Continue]

Trick or Treat Tips for Parents: Halloween Safety Rules for Parents, Kids and Their Caregivers

Our Guest Post today comes from Erin Krex, First Class Care, Inc.   In many communities, Trick or Treating occurs right after school, a sweet proposition for kids who can’t wait … [Continue]

Sight Words: Free Resources to Teach Your Child to Read

flash_cards_footer is a comprehensive sequence of teaching activities, techniques, and materials for one of the building blocks of early child literacy. This collection of resources is … [Continue]

77 Days till Christmas

Two months and 16 days till Christmas is upon us.   Some folks are already done with shopping, some are saying "Christmas?" and some are panicking!   As nannies we are often are … [Continue]

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