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Working with a Stay-at-Home Mom or Dad

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

I can hear a number of you saying, “I don’t think so,” or “I think I’ll pass on that job.” Right? It’s not as bad as so many caregivers make it out. In today’s technological world, more parents have the option to work from home. As a parent myself, I applaud parents who are able […]

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Exercise….Its Benefits Cannot Be Denied

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

For many, the very idea of exercise stresses them out. They don’t like exercise or have no time to exercise. A caregiver’s job is very demanding and can take a toll on the emotions very quickly, sending you on an emotional roller-coaster ride daily, thus increasing your stress level. It’s paramount then that while executing […]

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I’m St. Lucian!

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

I’m often asked about my origins, and nothing makes me prouder than declaring I’m from the beautiful island of St. Lucia. Despite my typically humble spirit, I always brag about St. Lucia whenever I’m afforded the opportunity. The island paradise of St. Lucia is nestled snuggly north west of Barbados, south of Martinique, and north […]

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Be Aware of the Unconscious Messages you Might Sending to Your Employers…..

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

Having spent considerable time with nannies from all walks of life, I realize that some caregivers consciously make themselves sound and even look less educated so that they do not appear to be their employer’s equal. They knowingly take a stance of cognitive submissiveness. I understand the hierarchy inherent in the caregiver-family relationship: The family […]

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Welcome to My Nanny Circle

Posted by: Alene Mathurin , Category : Uncategorized.

This is an exciting and incredible journey for me because I have the ability to blog about a profession and a group of dynamic people who had; and still have a profound impact on me whether it’s personally, professionally and psychologically. The genesis of whom I would become was shaped first by working with an incredible family many years […]

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Be part of a wonderfully dynamic circle....My Nanny Circle...We converse.. We learn... We empower...