Bringing someone into your home to care for your child can be a challenging task for many, one that is wrought with emotions and conflict. After all, you are opening up not just your home, but also your lives to a stranger.
Hiring someone else to care for your child in your absence can be an emotionally difficult and confusing process. Here are some tips that I have found to be helpful in the search for a nanny for your child.
"These people need to chill", I thought, followed quickly by "they will never find anyone willing to work for them." To my surprise, though, the one that lingered was "Lord, I didn't ask any of the right questions when I was hiring, did I?"