When you hire a nanny, you become a “household employer”. And the nanny – or any other person performing work in or near your home, like a health aide, housekeeper, gardener, cook, personal assistant, estate manager, etc. — is considered an employee of the family. Misclassifying an employee as an “independent contractor” is viewed as tax […]
About Elena Krasnoperova
Elena Krasnoperova is the Founder of Calroo, a family calendar and messaging app specifically designed for busy parents. She's a busy Mom herself, with 2 kids in elementary school. Prior to founding Calroo, Elena was an executive at BCG, eBay, PayPal, Zong and oDesk. She also founded SimplyCircle, an online parent portal designed to improve communication between schools and families. Elena holds a Ph.D. from Stanford and a BA from Wellesley College.
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It’s America’s birthday! Traditionally, families gather at night to watch the fireworks go off, all across the country. Here are some activities to keep you and your family busy during the day as you early await the night entertainment!
Summer has arrived! While your children may have been out of school for a while now, the weather is finally warming up enough for it to really feel like summer. We’ve compiled a list of 25 activities to cross off your list before summer ends. We have everything from swimming to fruit picking – enjoy!
Since Father’s Day is just around the corner, why not take some time to check out some facts about the millennial dad! Learn more about their aspirations and how they try to be the best dads possible.
As we prepare to celebrate Father’s Day, we put together an infographic about the Digital Life of a Millennial Dad. Check it out!
June 8th is National Best Friend Day! Friends are such important parts of our lives. Take some time to appreciate the people who walked into our lives and changed them for the better. Click below for the quotes and pictures we collected that remind us of the value of friendships.
For many families, Memorial Day weekend is their first taste of summer. Before the craze of the end of school and the business of summer camps begin, take some time to have one last relaxing weekend with your family. Below are some fun ideas on how to spend some quality time with your kids!
Father’s Day is supposed to be your day, but how about giving your family a gift that everyone can share? Celebrate the end of your kids’ school year and you being an awesome dad by sharing some special moments together. Here are some fun things you can do with your kids this Father’s Day.
We are super excited to announce that we’ve been featured by Apple on the App Store! Calroo is continuing to grow, and we can’t wait to keep welcoming new people to our family. Now is also a great time to remember to download our updated version for our iOS and Android apps. The links can […]
Getting your children to go to sleep quickly, easily and early can be a battle. Having these issues can not only affect your children’s mood and health but also your own. (Your sleep is important as well, so check out our post on getting a good night’s sleep here!) Below are some tips to help […]