Category Nanny to the rescue

Divine Intervention? Read Betty Irabor’s Interesting Testimony about Finding a Nanny

Lately, there have been so many horror stories regarding hiring nannies. A lot of reports here and there about how nannies torture or kidnap their employers’ kids (read here) are now commonplace. Well mom of two and Editor-in-Chief of Genevieve Magazine, Betty

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“I think a lot of moms get really scared of having a nanny” – Hollywood Mom Virginia Williams Opens Up about Parenting

Despite the uncertainty surrounding having a nanny, ‘Fuller House’ star Virginia Williams, opens up about life as a working mom and how having a nanny has helped to ease some of her burdens. In a recent interview with Momtastic, the Fuller house star dished

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Nanny To The Rescue: Would Preparing My Baby’s Meals With Low-fat Ingredients Help Control His Alarming Weight Gain?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 19-month-old son is getting too chubby for his age. I’m very worried. Would preparing his meals with low-fat ingredients help? Concerns about your baby’s weight or health in

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Can I Help My Kids Develop Healthy Eating Habits?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 5 and 3-year-olds love and prefer sugary treats which I must admit I contributed largely to. How can I start helping them develop healthy eating habits? Have routine

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Can I Tell My Baby’s Spit up Is Normal Or Not?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 5-month-old baby spits up a whole lot during feeds compared to my first baby. How can I tell if this is normal or not? Spitting up is common

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Do I Make My 3-Year-Old Stop Taking Me For Granted?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 3-year-old daughter behaves well when I’m away at work but the minute she sees me, she’ll usually start misbehaving. It’s so embarrassing when I have guests. Are there

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Do I Make My Baby Take Her Drugs With Less Fuss?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 8-month-old baby is a bit sickly and it’s so tough giving her any medicine, except some of her multivitamins. Any helpful tips I can apply? This is usual

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Best Can I Clean My Baby’s Private Area To Prevent Infections?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: I’m a new mum. How best can I clean my barely 2-month-old baby’s private area? Scared of creating room for infections. You didn’t state the sex of your baby.

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Can I Make The Transition From Our Room To His Easier For My 3-Year-Old?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My son who recently clocked three years has been sleeping in our room since he was born. I’m currently thinking of moving him to his own room. How can

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Nanny To The Rescue: How do I wean my daughter off the pacifier?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: How do I wean my daughter off the pacifier? She’s almost 16 months old. See if these tips help: *Gradually, reduce how long she gets to use it during

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Can I Tell My Baby Is Ready To Be Potty-trained?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: What age is it appropriate to start my baby on potty training? Are there signs I should watch out for to decipher that he’s ready for the potty? Most

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Can I Make My Daughter Drop Her Nose-picking Habit?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 2-year-old daughter is addicted to picking her nose. She laughs when I tell her it’s yucky and repeats the word. How can I get her to stop? I

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Can I Curb My Toddler’s Phobia For Hospital Appointments?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 3-year-old son hates hospital visits, even routine ones. He’ll throw epic tantrums, yelling so loudly and refuse to get out of the car. I practically have to drag

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Nanny To The Rescue: How Do I Get My Baby To Sleep More During The Night?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 5-month-old wakes up four to six times a night. Sometimes he’s not even hungry, he just wants me to hold him. How can I get him to sleep

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Nanny to the Rescue: How Can I Curb My 4-Year-Old’s Picky Eating?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: My 4-year-old daughter is so picky and fussy about food that I can’t help getting irritated most times. How do I curb her picky eating? This is quite common

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Nanny to Rescue: How Can I Tell My Baby Is Getting Enough Milk?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: I had my first baby about 4 months ago, so, I’m quite new to motherhood. Sometimes, I worry she’s not eating enough milk. How often should my baby be

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Nanny to Rescue: What Are The Best Ways To Relieve My Baby’s Teething Pains?

Our in-house nanny answers your baby, toddler and preschooler questions… Q: What are the most effective home remedies to adopt for my 7-month-old baby who’s beginning to show signs of teething? It hurts to see her in so much pain.

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Nanny To The Rescue: Help My 4 Year Old Son Is A Terror!

Dear Nanny, My 4 year old son is very aggressive and cries for everything. Every time we go out to friends, I am constantly embarrassed by his behaviour. He always tries to snatch toys from other kids or eat from

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