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Tips for Screening and Interviewing Nannies 

Getting bites on your nanny search is exciting. You’ve gotten past the daunting task of getting started, and you’re one step closer to finalizing your childcare plans for your return to work. Before you can reach the finish line, though, you’ve got to weed through the applicants. Here are our tips for making the screening […]

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How to Be the Type of Parent that Nannies and Teachers Want to Work With

The nanny, daycare, and preschool hunts are intense no matter which part of the city you live. It is so overwhelming at times that you begin to prematurely stress about what the kindergarten admissions process will bring (and don’t even get me started on college). But there’s one part of the process I feel confident about – […]

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4 Steps to Finding Daycare

4 Steps to Finding Daycare

This time, last year, I was preparing to return to work from maternity leave. My plan had been to return to work after three months, August 12, 2015, to be exact. I had a few leads from an earlier search in February, but nothing contracted. I built a spreadsheet to track the dozen or so […]

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