Author Archives: Katrin Lewandowski

Pet Sitters and the Pets: How to Build a Bond

Your job search as a pet sitter was successful and now the furry family member is going to be in your care. Here are some top tips on building a good bond with your new charge.

Posted in CAREGIVER LOUNGE

Virtual Care: How to Move Your Care Skills Online

Have you been toying with the idea of offering Virtual Care, but aren’t sure where to start? We’ve spoken to a few caregivers and compiled some pointers for you.

Posted in CAREGIVER LOUNGE

10 Ways to Get Kids to Love School

School doesn’t have to be synonymous with fear, loathing, or hatred for your kids. Here are ten ways you can get your kids on the right track for an enjoyable school year.

Posted in Children

Back to School Blues: How You Can Help Your Kid Beat the Anxiety

As the summer draws to a close, many families are dealing with anxiety about going back to school. Two experts explain why and will give you basic advice.

Posted in Children

Healthy Lunch Ideas Your Kids Will Actually Enjoy

Does your kid trade his healthy lunches for junk food? Here are 10 tips for packing lunches that your child will eat.

Posted in Home & Garden

9 Freezer Sandwiches for Kid Lunches

Ever wonder how to make packing back to school lunches a once-a-week occurrence? Simply freeze the sandwiches!

Posted in Home & Garden

Quick Lunch Recipes for Busy Families

Use these quick lunch recipes for those days when you’re in a pinch, and get out of your lunchtime rut.

Posted in Home & Garden

Back to School Mistakes

Read about child care related mistakes that we all run into at the beginning of a hectic term. Here are the top 5.

Posted in Children

When Can My Child Walk to School Alone?

With a new school term on the way, one scary question that a lot of parents face is when can their kids walk to school alone?

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Should You Keep Your Nanny When Your Kids Are at School?

We listed a couple of things for parents to consider when deciding whether or not to keep your nanny.

Posted in Children