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Finding that special someone to love can be difficult. Finding that special family to work for long-term can be just as hard. But it doesn’t have to be that way, says Austin-area caregiver Cristy D. From her first gig as an au pair 12 years ago to her current full-time... more
When Julie L. embarked on a job search five years ago, she says she began by asking herself, “What am I good at?” Turns out, she had seven answers staring her in the face: her four sons and three daughters. “I guess I have marketable skills in child care... more
There are few things more satisfying for parents than seeing a child hit a developmental milestone — from a first smile to a first word. Bay Area-based nanny Sydnee C. can relate. “I’m not a parent myself,” she says. “But I get really excited knowing that once we have... more
In a world driven by technology, there’s still no substitute for meeting face to face. Just ask Oakland, California-area caregiver Mary M. “Once I interview in person,” she says, “I know I’ll have the job.” What makes the self-described “Granny Nanny” so confident despite the fact that she... more
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