I see Jade Goody has been the victim of theft by her male childminder or mannys as I believe they're called. I was listening to panelists on a radio show discuss this yesterday and the two female contributors indicated that they wouldn't be in favour of a male nanny. So what do you think? Would you have serious concerns and refuse outright to consider a man to mind your weenies (as MW calls them!) or is it a case of the right person for the right job?
My instinct is telling me that a male nanny would be great for young children with tonnes of energy! As opposed to someone like me who may want to wrap them in cotton wool and protect them from air. I don't know why I think that, I suppose it's because I imagine men care less than women about how clean the kid's trendy new clothes are or the effect that super-sour-skittles will have on the mood of a boisterous 5 year old. Maybe I'm being completely sexist and falling into stereotypes but feel free to tell me!
(Woohoo, my first post out of the way.... now for the pressure of the difficult second