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Beauty, Health & Fashion, Tips and Advice

Being a Nanny can wreck havoc on your nails! Between constant chipping and expensive salons, sometimes it’s easier to just give up on having pretty nails. Jamberry Nail Wraps are the perfect solution! They are essentially nail stickers that are heat and pressure activated and can last up to two weeks! That right even on nannies! Regardless of all the hand washes, face wiping, and digging toys out of impossibly small spaces. They come in over 300 designs, including holidays,…

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Cute & Comfortable Nanny Outfits

Beauty, Health & Fashion

Being a nanny is a tough job. We are constantly dealing with some kind of mess, whether it be a bodily fluid, spilled food or paint. As much as we would love to live in yoga pants (and for those who have infants, go right ahead, you deserve it!) we need to prove we own jeans every once in a while. When I first started my nannying job, I lived in my yoga pants and t-shirt. I also had three…

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30+ Things Not To Do When Trying To Lose Weight

Beauty, Health & Fashion

It’s official. I will do everything to lose weight, except eat healthy and work out. I have been convincing myself (and others) for years how it’s not working, and how I am doing everything I can, but truth is – I am not. I’m so fu**ing not.       I am lazy. I love food. I love having that one extra hour a day to lay around or even do chores. I hate gym, people and being active. I have this…

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Halloween Costume on Au Pair Budget

Beauty, Health & Fashion, Tips and Advice, Tips, Tricks and Resources for Au Pair
Mime Halloween Costume Couple

The reason why I love using “Au Pair Budget” expression is because not many people know how very, very, very small our budget is. Sure, as an au pair you don’t have to pay bills, rent, food and it is great deal, but still, sometimes our weekly pocket money is just not enough to have good time. I’ve been au pair for two years and I had, I believe, 6-8 Halloween costumes. For each party I had different one. I had one that…

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