Live-in Nannies / Au Pairs

What are your thoughts on Au Pairs? I have quite strong feelings that even if i could afford one (haha yeah right!) i would never have one. What do you think of the idea?? :)

Started by Sarah on 07/08/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/09/2009 by Jocelyn


What Au Pairs REALLY think.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-1299400/Fathers-sleazy-mothers-lazy-What-au-pair-REALLY-thinks-you.html I thought this was kind of interesting! Researchers claim...

Started by Sarah on 08/02/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 08/03/2010 by Isobel


Live in nanny for twins in NYC what do people pay?

Hi I am expecting twins in December , I am a single working mom living in west village and need a full time nanny . Any ideas on costs or where to find one or when to start...

Started by Cindy on 07/09/2009 in Twins

Last update on 07/11/2009 by Catherine


Nanny vs. Day Care Center

I go back to work in 5 wks when my daughter will be 3 months old. We have been on waiting list for day care centers near my office since last Spring and Summer and still don't...

Started by Amy on 12/23/2008 in Working Moms

Last update on 08/25/2014 by Sara


Does anyone in the uk have a nanny

At the moment i have family looking after my little boy but they are about to move away. There are no childminders and only an awful day nursery near us so i think a nanny is my...


Nanny increase for second child?

I'm expecting my second child and trying to figure out how much I should increase my nanny's salary. My son will be 2 years old when the new one is born. I pay $425/week now and...


Reputable Nanny Companies???

Hi Moms! I'm in search of reputable nanny companies that can provide a nanny in the Washington Metro area to assist with providing transportation, feeding dinner, and helping...

Started by Cynthia on 05/28/2009 in Working Moms

Last update on 10/14/2009 by Cynthia


The Help - Immigrant Nannies

I've been reading a book my mother send my called The Help by Kathryn Stockett. It's about the african american maids/nannies who essentially raised white babies in Mississippi...

Started by Mrs. on 03/19/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 03/22/2011 by Herna


Live in Nanny for TWINS NEEDED

Hi I am pregnant with twin girls i am looking for a live in nanny for west village NYC any recommendations thanks

Started by Cindy on 10/20/2009 in Twins

Last update on 06/22/2010 by Cindy


Nanny costs?

Currently, my children (three children - ages 5YO, 3YO, 1YO) attend an in-home day care. We are looking into Nanny services now that my oldest is getting ready to go to...

Started by Cathy on 07/10/2010 in Working Moms

Last update on 07/26/2010 by Teresa



If you had the resources, would you hire a nanny to help with your children? How would you choose an effective nanny? What characteristics are important? If you're...