Regardless of how much time your nanny is spending with your child, they will be caring for your most precious possession(s), not only keeping them safe but being their role model, their confidante, their teacher and their security whenever you aren't around.
Pinky McKay is a blogger and author of four books on parenting.
Sarah was our fourth baby. By then I had whole-heartedly embraced a philosophy of 'lazy parenting'. Or, as I liked to jokingly call it with her older siblings, 'benevolent neglect'.
21/09/2015 2:19 PM AEST
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