As the new school year is quickly approaching, parents are often scrambling to get their child ready for the start of a new school year. If your child is starting school in a few weeks, now is the time to start looking for your child before and after school care. There are plenty of options when it comes to…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on August 1, 2013 at 11:49pm — No Comments
Hiring a nanny can be a daunting task, especially for the busy parent who needs help. CanadianNanny.ca can provide you with many nannies in your area, but it’s still up to you to decide who the best fit for your family is. To help you through that process, we’ve made up this “How-To” guide, outlining the steps from posting your job to choosing your nanny.
Follow along with our four-part series on “…Continue
Added by Martha Scully on August 9, 2011 at 2:29pm — No Comments
This is part two of my thoughts on searching for a nanny. Even if you are used to hiring and firing people on the job, finding someone to care for your little one can be an agonizing process. After all, you are choosing someone who will become a member of your family. …Continue
Added by Portia Mount on May 3, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Finding a nanny is a little like finding a husband. It's all about chemistry and you have to be patient and willing to wait for the right person to come along. It's also one of the most nerve-wracking things you will do as a parent. Many of you contacted me to say how helpful my post on the …Continue
Added by Portia Mount on May 2, 2011 at 9:48am — No Comments
My little monster never (rarely) takes a nap for me. She loves her mommy so much that she doesn’t want to close her eyes at all when I am around. Nevermind the fact that I enjoy quiet time and I can accomplish a lot more when she is down for nap. No, she parties hard when mommy’s around.
This semester, for the first time ever, I am taking day classes because I have to (budget cuts, lack of classes, last semester for B.A., etc.). So I go to school at 1:00. Guess what my little one…Continue
A face-to-face meeting between the new host family and the au pair candidates is usually not possible, because an au pair will come directly from his/ her home country on a J-1 visa to live with the host family. However, there is the possibility of interacting through a live Skype conversation including a webcam, via e-mail and most importantly by phone.
The phone interview is a key portion of the selection process for an au pair. In addition to some questions suggested…Continue
Added by Nadia Price on July 13, 2010 at 8:24pm — No Comments
July 4, 1776… the signing of the declaration of independence by the Founding Fathers. What an important day for America!
QUALIFYING TO BE “AMERICAN”
Notice I wrote ”OUR country”. It has been 10 years since I have been living in the USA, and it has taken me that long to finally feel like I belong here. I even took the citizenship oath a couple of years ago, and had…Continue
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