Nanny Holiday Bonuses and Gift Guide

At the end of the year and the holiday time, is the most common time for families to pay nannies and domestic workers a performance based bonus. This should be paid to your nanny based on performance and longevity. This shows your nanny or domestic employee how much you appreciate them, and thanks them for …

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Special Time

Special Time: The Power of Child Led Play Time

We were recently listening to NPR and heard a report on a concept called Special Time and we wanted to share this concept with Families, Nannies, and Caregivers. This is a concept where parents or caregivers take 5-10 minutes a day (or at least 4 times a week) and have “Special Time” with their children. …

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Carolina Super Nanny 2022

Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency is proud to announce the winner of the Sixth Annual Carolina Super Nanny Award! The winner is……….Drum roll please …….Renee Curler!! We could not be more thrilled for Renee, and invite you to join us in congratulating her on winning this award, for her dedication to her career, and the nanny …

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2022 Mileage Reimbursement

Did you know that reimbursing your nanny for the mileage they drive for work is considered a standard nanny benefit? Mileage is to be reimbursed when the nanny uses his/her personal vehicle for work. The reimbursement rate for 2022 is 58.5 cents per mile, up from 56 cents in 2021.  Nannies should be reimbursed for …

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House Management

Have you ever wondered what a House Manager is, or how you can become a House Manager? At Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency, we place House Managers in both North and South Carolina. Our families require 3 years of experience in House Management, a professional resume, background/reference checks, and a valid driver’s license/vehicle. Candidates must also …

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Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual international health campaign organized to increase awareness and to raise funds for research, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure. It was first recognized in 1985. Everyone from the NFL to Hallmark has pink products for breast cancer awareness month.  1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast …

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Donuts and Discussions

Donuts and Discussions Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency host several Donuts and Discussions (FREE mini nanny training sessions) throughout the year. During these trainings, nannies from the Charlotte Metro area enjoy valuable presentations on topics related to the nanny, domestic, and childcare industry from professionals in our community.  At Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency we believe continuing …

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New Year, New You

New Year, New You

If 2020 taught us anything, it’s that things don’t always go according to plan. But, it’s still important to have goals and to work to achieve them. Maybe in 2021 you’d like to lose weight, pay off debt, start a business, or write a book. Here are some tips on goal setting. And remember, it’s …

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Holiday Shopping

Black Monday and now Cyber Monday is the kickoff to the holiday shopping season and has routinely been the busiest shopping day of the year in stores and online. This year, most stores have been offering deals all  month in hopes of discouraging crowds and maintaining social distancing in their stores this weekend.  There are …

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Gratitude  November is National Gratitude Month. After all that’s happened this year, it’s more important than ever to find things to be grateful for and to show gratitude. Most of us are grateful for friends, family, career, health, etc- but gratitude isn’t just about these big things. You can be grateful for technology that has …

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