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November Nanny Spotlight: Molly McKeown

We are thrilled to share our Nanny Spotlight for November, Molly McKeown! Molly came to us with over 15 years of childcare experience and it was our pleasure to place her with a permanent family. She is loved by her placement family and the ANFU staff! Describe your background and education in the childcare realm and beyond. I graduated from Emmanuel […]

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Get Organized…Enough

Inventory – not just for retail stores! Know what you have from clothes to paper towels. Neutral is good. Spend 10/15 minutes each night getting your house back to “neutral”. Quality over quantity. Pay a little more for a higher quality item. Schedule daily tasks. Monday: vacuum, Tuesday: sweep, Wednesday: skip day… Don’t tackle too […]

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Why Choose a Placement Agency?

New to the world of nanny placement agencies?  Why is A Nanny for U any different than going to a website to search for childcare yourself?  ANFU Owner and proud parent, Rebecca Dyk, takes a moment to explain how hiring a placement agency can work to your benefit! Recruiting nannies is exhausting, time consuming, and can be […]

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Celebrate Your Nanny During National Nanny Recognition Week

Families, agencies and communities have celebrated National Nanny Recognition Week since 1998 to recognize the outstanding work of nannies and childcare providers. National Nanny Recognition Week is observed on the last week of September, falling on September 23-29 this year. Join us in celebration to acknowledge and thank all the outstanding nannies for their childcare […]

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Meet Brandi!

Brandi Lefebvre Up Close & Personal: An Interview with A Nanny for U’s After-Hours Coordinator, Brandi Lefebvre! Tell us a little about your background. I grew up in Mariposa California, a very small town, on a Llama Ranch! I have a large family and am the oldest of 4 kids. After I graduated high school […]

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October Nanny Spotlight: Erika Prins

We are pleased to honor our wonderful nanny Erika Prins as this month’s Nanny Spotlight! Describe your background and education in the childcare realm and beyond. I have been an official nanny for two years now and I have done some part time nanny and babysitting throughout high school and college. I studied Early Childhood […]

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