Laguna Niguel, CA
Well, I think it is pretty tricky this. Parent side: If you agree to pay less because you do not "want or need" some chores, then you may need them and if you ask because you do not have a choice, probably your nanny would do it but will not... more
I would suggest either you ask for their food (especially if they are organic, vegan, or have allergies) or you charge for their food separately, this options is better because kids always wants what the other one have.
Toddlers has a sixth sense. Just be at his/her level. Do not be to pushy and set boundaries.
I think you should ask for $7 per each family. But if you feel underpaid and under valued it is time to find another job, because I do not think you will do your job properly thinking about "They should pay me more"
I think she has to pay her taxes, because she is making more than $2,000 per year.
It would be like her security blanket, in my point of view is harmless to have a stuff animal and sleep with it.
No, it would depend if the baby is a newborn baby that has to be feed every 2-3 hrs the rate is higher. But if the kids are big kids and they would be sleeping the whole time the rate would be lower.
No, I would not pick a fourth day for the same pay. Even I am only watching one kid for an hour, I made every penny that they pay me worth it. I do not sit just there to watch the kid. If the kids is playing by himself I... more