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First Class Care by Mom's Best Friend is Chicagoland's Premier Domestic Placement Agency. We specialize in placing Nannies, Housekeepers, Newborn Care Specialists, Babysitters, House Managers, Chefs and Personal Assistants.

Topics in a Car Agreement

By: Greta SchraerProfessional Nanny2011 INA Nanny of the YEAR! Transportation is a key part of a nanny’s care for children. There are several options that a nanny and family may decide on as to how transportation is handled and is … Continue reading

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Professional Training provided for New Moms and Nannies in Chicago

Happiest Baby on the Block Class First Class Care, Inc. has partnered with Gibson Newborn Services to bring to Chicago The Happiest Baby on the Block Class. We are excited to have Cortney Gibson a certified Happiest Baby Educator teach … Continue reading

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Professional Housekeeper Training in Chicago was a SUCCESS

On May 6th and 7th, 2011 First Class Care had our first ever Professionl Housekeeper Training Program. We could not have done this without the help of Charles MacPherson from The Charles MacPherson Academy in Canada. The room was filled with 14 … Continue reading

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Chicago Housekeeper Job Fair – July 9th, 2011

First Class Care is excited to announce our first Housekeeper Job Fair. Applicants can come into our office, complete applications and get interviewed on the spot! First Class Care Housekeeper jobs pay between $15-24 per hourDetails: Saturday July 9th, 201110am … Continue reading

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The Green Caddy Initiative

At the Charles MacPherson Academy we believe that less is more when it comes to cleaning products. Most of the brands we use in homes are unnecessary and can easily be eliminated from our cleaning regimes. I often think that … Continue reading

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All About Childcare in Chicago with Bump Club and Beyond

First Class Care had the honor of speaking at Bump Club and Beyonds Expectant Mothers Brunch March 20th, 2011. The room was filled with over 70 expectant Moms (and Dads) all eager to learn about Childcare options in Chicago. Erin … Continue reading

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Summertime Misadventure – How to Handle Summer Nanny Taxes

With families beginning to make summer childcare plans, this edition of The Legal Review will highlight popular misconceptions about employing a summer nanny — and serve as a reminder that summer nanny placements frequently enjoy a significant tax advantage which … Continue reading

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Chicago Professional Housekeeper Training School

First Class Care has exclusively partnered with The Charles MacPherson Academy to bring Chicago it’s world-renowned Housekeeper training course. The 2-day training course features the exact same material taught in their famous Butler & Household Manager’s School. During the program, … Continue reading

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Creating a Discipline Plan with your Nanny

Imagine this. It’s a warm summer evening and you had a great day at work. Naturally you are in a good mood. During dinner, little Johnny begins to act silly and throws his food at his little brother. Because you … Continue reading

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Nanny 101 – Nanny Wear

By: Greta I thought about calling this article “What Not To Wear” as it is much more attention seeking and dramatic, however, when thinking about my audience (my nanny friends who are pretty practical and likely no to crazily … Continue reading

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