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Hummingbird - Babysitting - The hidden dangers of requesting too much !!

Babysitting - The hidden dangers of requesting too much !!

21 Mar 2018

One of the biggest advantages of having a nanny or live in nanny is that it open up opportunities for busy parents to have a much needed night out. Many will discuss or suggest babysitting with their nanny during interviews and will agree between them what is a suitable amount and whether or not it will be included in the weekly wage if they live in or will be paid as overtime if the nanny lives out. Some families will only need occasional babysitting and so this will never become an issue but to others there could be trouble ahead if they make too many requests.

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Hummingbird - Why so many ordinary couples are turning to housekeepers... catch us in the Daily Telegraph TODAY!

Why so many ordinary couples are turning to housekeepers... catch us in the Daily Telegraph TODAY!

01 Feb 2018

Following a conversation with the writer and journalise Anna Tyzack from The Daily Telegraph about my blog article: The rise and rise of the nanny housekeeper. Hummingbird are excited to say that Linnea has been quoted in an article today on how ordinary families are seeking all round help as they find they have less and less time in the evenings and are spending most of their free time on household tasks.

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