How to Ace a Nanny Share

The ultimate guide to sharing a babysitter.

the best tips for a nanny share*We’ve partnered with phil&ted’s to help you gear up (literally) for your transition into childcare.

When it comes to finding childcare for your baby, most working parents tend to fall into one of two camps: daycare or a full-time nanny. But there’s actually another growing trend towards another childcare option, that combines some of the best qualities of each. Meet the Nanny Share, when two or more families employ one nanny or sitter and share the cost of his or her salary.

But, as any parent of a baby or toddler will tell you: sharing isn’t easy! So we’ve partnered with phil&ted’s to help create the ultimate Nanny Share guide, with stats, tips and tricks to help you become a pro.

How to Ace a Nanny Share

Infographic with original illustrations by Olivia Dipaolo and Grace Martin for Well Rounded.



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Jessica Pallay

Jessica Pallay

JESSICA PALLAY is the Co-Founder and Chief Content Officer of Well Rounded NY. She is a Brooklyn mama to Libby and Elsie, and writes about all things pregnancy and new motherhood.

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  1. Me and my husband are trying to figure this nanny thing out after years of trying to conceive. What are your thoughts on stay at home dads’s?


    Debbie Wells

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