How to stay lovers after having children

Why is it that some couples relationships suffer after having a baby and some continue to flourish long after? Are only some couples doing the right thing? What is the right thing?  You hear about people all around the world who break up after starting a family I can't help but think- is there any correlation …

Re-useable cloth menstrual pads, what are they really like?

Okay so, there are 3 main reasons why Nanny M recently gave these bad boys a go. 1- Less waste in our environment. 2- I feel these are the most natural way to go. 3- No more extra money flying out the door! You will probably have some reasons of your own for being interested …

The Ultimate Guide to Guest Blogging

Guest posting is done best when you stay humble yet aren't afraid to show off to bigger audiences. Yet I see many Bloggers making the same mistakes! When these Bloggers think of guest Blogging, they immediately think of wildly successful writers who will be able to provide them with all this free traffic, traffic which …

Weaning- Signs of readiness and 10 Simple Recipes!

Hello Lovely Parents! For those of you who don't know me, I'm MaryAnne, a Nanny based in Glasgow, Scotland! Today I would love to share with you a few top tips and secrets on weaning I have learned throughout my professional Nanny business. I so understand that for many of you, weaning can be a …

Budget-friendly Summer activities across Glasgow!

Whatever your budget, this Nanny has something up her sleeve! There is nothing worse when the dreaded summer holidays come around again and within days you have worn out a few go to activities and the kids are already tired and irritated. Glasgow is an amazing city. There's a good chance you've walked by myself …

How your children’s toys are widely affecting their development!

Considering just how much time children spend playing with their toys, it's surprising we don't recognise just how much they are changing their development! Play is how children learn. They will develop their social, emotional, cognitive and emotional milestones all through play which is just mindboggling! Through very natural play, children will grow into who …

Why I am not going to be my child’s friend.

It's almost like most parents out there relentlessly tiptoe around their little ticking time bombs to avoid any feeling other than happiness. Hey, I am not saying go out your way to make an unhappy child. But I am seeing more and more parents completely avoid discipline because they know their children will react once …