We speak to Brigid Schulte, author the New America Care Report, about the evolving role and cost of having a nanny. The report examines the cost, quality and availibility of child care across the United States.
Nannies of the world, you’re not just shaping children; you’re shaping mothers.
Parents, I can see where you are coming from. Truly, I can. Childcare is expensive. The idea of paying top dollar for someone to sit at your house while your child is sleeping can be difficult to swallow. But here's the thing -- your nanny/babysitter isn't doing "nothing" -- they are taking care of your child.