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Courtney
Currently living in: Westland, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I started babysitting when I was 16 and have been nannying/babysitting ever since. I adore children and love to see them grow. I find it to be so rewarding helping families with the most precious additions. I have nannied for infants in diapers that still require bottle feeding and I have cared for
Marissa
Currently living in: Ypsilanti, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I am very passionate about working with kids and have had many years of experience babysitting kids ranging from newborn to middle school. I have worked as a nanny for two families, both of their children were infants at the time.
Khadija
Currently living in: Lansing, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

A responsible and experienced French Nanny looking to share my enthusiasm and creativity as a full-time nanny for a family seeking help with daily activities and any childcare needs. Throughout my years living in London, I had the opportunity to work as a nanny. That improve my ability to work with
Kate
Currently living in: East Lansing, MI
Available to Start: 2016-05-16

I'm currently a senior at Michigan State University studying Elementary Education, and I will be graduating in May 2016. I have over 9 years of experience as a babysitter and nanny, and I have over 5 years of experience working in elementary schools as an aide. I have been a babysitter and nanny for
Emily
Currently living in: Saint Clair Shores, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have four years of experience working with children including everything from babysitting to professional childcare. I have worked with children of all ages and I enjoy being a part of their growing and learning. I am certified in CPR and First Aid as well as over 20 hours of training each year in
Katy
Currently living in: Cadillac, MI
Available to Start: 2016-01-30

I have really enjoyed all the families that I have worked for. The children were really well behaved and were enjoyable to be around. I have always wanted to work with children, it is my passion.
Rachel
Currently living in: Hudsonville, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have nannied and babysat for multiple families, worked in an orphanage in Africa for 3 months, coached and tutored children, volunteered for multiple children programs, and grown up around children my whole life.
Sarah
Currently living in: Rochester Hills, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have been babysitting since I was 12/13 and have worked with kids of all ages with families of all sizes. I was a nanny last summer and would love to nanny again this coming summer and the many summers to come.
Allison
Currently living in: Wyoming, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have babysat and have been a nanny for a little boy since he was born, he is now 3 years old and I still watch him on weekends
Ellery
Currently living in: Novi, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I am 27 years old, and have been babysitting since I was around 15- at that age it was for family mostly, but then i got older and started working for families.
Ashley
Currently living in: Kalamazoo, MI
Available to Start: 2016-01-13

I have a lot of experience babysitting children, I helped my cousin out a lot with her three little girls when her husband was deployed in the Navy. I also babysat for a family over the summer while I was still in high school. The children were 8 and 11 years old.
Claire
Currently living in: Pittsifled Township, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I am a Central Michigan University Graduate with a degree in Early Childhood Development. I teach 4 year old preschool during the school year in Manchester, MI and am looking for a position for summer break.
Daniella
Currently living in: Madison Heights, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I started taking care of my little niece when she was 8 months; I bath her, fed her, made her bottle, played with her, put her to sleep. Then, I took care of a little baby girl of 1 year old and a boy of 5 years old,and after that I took care of a 4 and 6 year old girls; I drove them to
Madison
Currently living in: Highland, MI
Available to Start: 2016-05-20

I began babysitting at age eleven (8 years experience). Experience includes-but is not limited to- working with special needs children of various ages. For the past three years I have volunteered at a summer bible camp in which I was a camp counselor for kids for a nine week period. I worked in the
melissa
Currently living in: Owosso, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

It has been a honor to work with the family and children. I am very respectful, honest and clean
jessenia
Currently living in: Sturgis, MI
Available to Start: 2016-01-10

i have worked with children ages infant-14 years.
Kenna
Currently living in: Houghton, MI
Available to Start: 2016-05-28

I have a younger sibling I would baby sit for, and I also baby sat since I was 11 years old until this past summer for children of all ages. I also taught 4-13yrs in golf lessons for 2 summers.
Megan
Currently living in: Walker, MI
Available to Start: 2015-12-07

I grew up helping my mother watch children. I started babysitting on my own at 13. I nannied for 2 years. I have been volunteering at my church for 5 years. I helped during Sunday school with a girl who has Cerebral palsy and a feeding tube. I started helping her when she was 3 and continued until .
Leslie
Currently living in: Port Huron, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have been a nanny for over the last 10 years. I have experience with all levels of needs an ages. I have provided a wide range of services (e.g. cleaning, special needs, travel, transportation,tutoring, educational activities, general care needs, laundry, etc.)as well.
Felicia
Currently living in: Howell, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have been babysitting for 6 years, on and off. I have nanny for two years, with varying times to help out a single mother. I also have taken an Early Childhood Class, in which I was able to preform the duties of, and help run a preschool. I have also taken other Child Development and Adolescent ..
Brenda
Currently living in: Ann Arbor, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I cared for a family from Pakistan, and I learned how to prepare meals for them, which was a big experience for me. I also learn a lot about their culture and religion. I am eager to learn about all cultures and religion.
Sharron
Currently living in: Ypsilanti, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have about 10 year experience working as a nanny.
Geovanna
Currently living in: Harrison Township, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I've been living in Michigan since January this year and working for a family with 2 kids. I also have more than 5 years of babysitting in Brazil with different families.
PAM
Currently living in: Royal Oak, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Nanny for family 10 years. everything from full child care cooking,kids laundry to driving to household manager. I am with a family taking care of two boys ages 10 and 12 and a goldendoodle..
Shelby
Currently living in: Midland, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have cared for children of many ages, along with helping take care of my own younger brother since I was 7. I am comfortable with all ages and with multiple children.
Kristopher
Currently living in: Waterford, MI
Available to Start: 2015-10-15

I provide experienced, patient, kind, caring, and fun (filled with games, crafts, and endless fun activities!) childcare; and I would love to have the opportunity to speak with you to discuss your childcare needs!
Kelly
Currently living in: Madison Heights, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Daycare as well as my 4 nieces have given me my experience working with children. At the daycare I was a young toddler preschool teacher with up to 10 2.5 to 3.5 year old children in my primary care, working aside 3 other teachers and up to 35 children in one room. With this experience I have gained
Karlee
Currently living in: Kalamazoo, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have babysat for my parents friends children and for family since I was about 13 years old. I have babysat entirely through my middle school and high school years. Then when I was a sophomore and junior I nannied for a family of 2 boys. When I went to college at Western Michigan I studied family .
Anthony
Currently living in: Berkley, MI
Available to Start: 2015-09-17

I've worked as an Au Pair in Bloomfield Hills. But my most remarkable babysitting job was when I worked as an entertainer at Club Med in France. Yet the job I love most is taking care of children when its related to sport. I've been a tennis coach for over 10 years now.
kristina
Currently living in: Warren, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

past jobs I've had is that we go to the park or water park made snacks nap time and made sure that any of them was will took care of
Victoria
Currently living in: Kalamazoo , MI
Available to Start: 2015-09-22

I am very good with children. I am certified in cpr and first aid.
Jamie
Currently living in: White Lake, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have a family of my own and I have a 3 month old and a 6 year old and 9 year old.. I cook clean organized help with homework.. Ect. I also starting babysitting at a young age watching 2 yr olds..3 months ago I was babysitting a 2 yr old..
lenna
Currently living in: Clawson , MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Not only have I worked with children in the past but as well as the present because I'm currently working at a daycare in Clawson, MI. Both past and present experience with nanny and babysitting jobs have been awesome because I believe with every family you learn more about yourself and how to
kellie
Currently living in: Flushing, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Iv been babysitting for the past 6 years.I just spent the summer working for flushing school district in there summer latchkey program. I use to baby sit for this family all the time but they just moved. picking them up from school, working on homework, making dinner, and getting them to bed every .
RUTHANN
Currently living in: Milan, MI
Available to Start: 2015-09-10

Retired NICU registered Nurse licensed in Florida and Michigan.
Tracy
Currently living in: Grand Rapids, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have run licensed day care for 6 years, worked at one for another 4 years.I have been a state license foster parent for 8 years.I have had 130 different people live in my home over last 35 years, of varying age of infants to adults. I have worked two years as a live in house parent.For a job I am
Hannah
Currently living in: Midland, MI
Available to Start: 2015-09-04

My name is Hannah and I am in my third at Delta College, where I am currently in the Early Child Development program. I have been babysitting since I was 12 and have been a teacher at xx for the last two years. Teaching and nurturing children is second nature to me; so much so that my career goal fo
Elyse
Currently living in: Oak Park, MI
Available to Start: 2015-08-23

I have many years of experience with all ages
Elise
Currently living in: Croswell, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I attended Early Education class in high school, worked at a day care, I helped raise my two nieces ages three and one, I have been baby sitting since I was 10 years old.
Amanda
Currently living in: Edwardsburg, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

First of all I have a lot of experience with children of all ages. I love working with children. Although children can be stressful at times, I try to be patient and understanding. I feel many frustrations that come from childcare can be avoided if we take the time to sit and listen to why they are
Francis
Currently living in: Roseville, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have more than 30 years in childcare from newborns to teens.
Angela
Currently living in: Nunica, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have been a nanny for 10+ yrs. I currently work for a family with a 4 yr. old girl & 19 month old boy. I started when the little girl was 3 months old. We have lots of fun adventures and learning interactions weekly as well as lots of cuddling and love! My family allows me a lot of flexibility for
Erika
Currently living in: West Bloomfield, MI
Available to Start: 2015-09-01

I began working with children when I was 11 in the church nursery and made connections to begin babysitting from there, working for many families until their children became too old to need a sitter. When I graduated high school, I began working as a full-time nanny. I have worked for three
Melissa
Currently living in: Pinckney, MI
Available to Start: 2015-08-06

I have had the same family for over 4 years, my boys are going to school full time now.
Nicole
Currently living in: Flushing, MI
Available to Start: 2015-08-04

I have extensive experience with children, both personally and professionally. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education, with a specialization in Early Childhood Education and Literacy. I have been a teacher for over 10 years. I am also the proud mother of fifteen year old
Shay
Currently living in: Lincoln Park, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I'm very good with children, I am a great caregiver with experience, i've dealt with a lot of kids, & I've always worked my way to the expectations.
Alisha
Currently living in: East Lansing, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have babysat for 5 years now. From ages infant to preteen. I know how to change diapers, feed/make formula, prepare meals, bathe child, help to bathroom, educational learning, help calm down when upset, etc... I know how to make them laugh and feel safe and not scared.
Ashley
Currently living in: Grand Rapids, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Most recently I have been nannying in California. I nannied for the summer in Los Angeles for a family with a newborn, 4 year old and 6 year old. I am currently nannying in San Francisco for twin four year old boys and a seven year old boy. Previous I was substitute teaching in elementary schools in
Lindsay
Currently living in: Fenton, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I am actively seeking a full-time nanny position for late Summer/early Fall.
Kathryn
Currently living in: Auburn Hills, MI
Available to Start: 2015-07-20

I worked for a family every summer for almost 6 years while in middle school and high school. I would take the children outside, do arts and crafts, read to them, clean up after them and do some light housekeeping. When I started the youngest was not even a year and the oldest was 7. (3
Taylor
Currently living in: Burton, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I started baby sitting at around age 12, I watched neighbor kids for about four years while baby sitting for family and friends when ever during that time. Then was hired at xx Day Care for three years before having to quit due to school.
megan
Currently living in: Shelby Twp, MI
Available to Start: 2015-08-17

I have been a babysitter since the age of 15 and have nannied during summer vacation for 2 familes for 3 years. I have also nannied full time after graduating college for 2 different familes for 2 years. I have cared for children from 10 weeks old to 12 years old. I also have a 2 year old daughter.
Allison
Currently living in: Wixom, MI
Available to Start: 2015-07-30

I have a niece that I have been helping with since I was 15 years old, and help out with her often. I have babysat for friends, and family since I can remember. Also I am always around friends and family that have children and am great with them. I also worked at a childrens xx where I was manager .
Lori
Currently living in: Traverse City, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Hello! My name is Lori, I am 37. Caring for children is a natural passion of mine. They are full of wonder, and appreciate the simple things in life. I have been working with and caring for children for 20+ years. If its been a stable position, fill in for friends, helping my mom when my siblings ..
Elizabeth
Currently living in: Clawson, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I was a mommy's helper for a long time, beginning when I was about 7 or 8, helping my mom's best friend with her kids. Once I was old enough to babysit on my own, I watched my cousins on occasion, and my sister. When I was 15, I began to babysit on my own, and am currently working 2 Saturdays a ...
Markeeta
Currently living in: Belleville , MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have babysat my younger brother and sister since I was 16. Also, I've babysat for families in my local area.
Amber
Currently living in: Frankenmuth, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have been a nanny for the past eight years for six different families. Every experience I've had has been good. I have provided care for children in various age groups, including newborns. I also have experience caring for children with Autism and worked as a preschool teacher for a year. I have .
Jodi
Currently living in: Warren, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Besides raising 5 children of my own (this includes a set of twins)I have worked two day care centers and have provided babysitting in my home.
Grace
Currently living in: Kalamazoo, MI
Available to Start: 2015-06-22

Hello. My name is Grace. I'm 18 and have been a child care provider for about 3 years. I just graduated from Loy Norrix High School on the high honors list. In the fall I will begin college at WMU to pursue a major in child and family development. I am CPR qualified. I have a lot of experience with
Emily
Currently living in: Sterling Heights, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Throughout high school and college I participated in child care for many different ages. I was a summer nanny during college and enjoyed every bit of it!
Joelle
Currently living in: Berrien Springs, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have three younger brothers and grew up taking care of them and as soon as I was old enough I started baby siting other families children. I have also worked in a daycare and elementary school and currently studying elementary education. I enjoy children and love being surrounded by their energy.
Abigail
Currently living in: Hudsonville, MI
Available to Start: 2015-10-01

I have been babysitting ever since I was a preteen, I was a full time nanny for 1 year. I also have experience as a camp counselor with up to 11 girls by myself for 8 weeks.
Salwa
Currently living in: Ann Arbor, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I've baby sat for friends, neighbors, and family. I
Mecca
Currently living in: Pontiac, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have 10 plus years of childcare experience. My experience is a combination of nanny work, daycare employment, public school employment, as well as babysitting experience.
galina
Currently living in: Warren, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

5 years one Family
Meghan
Currently living in: Kentwood, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have worked in childcare for almost ten years, with two different families. I have worked with children between the ages of newborn and twelve years of age. I was responsible for picking up/dropping the children off from school and school activities. I also helped do laundry, grocery shopping and
Ashley
Currently living in: Hudsonville, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have always had great experiences with past nanny positions. I enjoy children of all ages and becoming part of their family.
Adelina
Currently living in: Farmington Hills, MI
Available to Start: 2016-02-17

I've been babysitting for about 3 years and took a break because of school(currently a senior in high school) I got along really well with kids and they loved my companion. I didn't cook nor clean or do house chores for the kids but only take care of them( maybe prepare small snacks for them)
Shayla
Currently living in: Farmington Hills, MI
Available to Start: 2016-01-05

I have been in the childcare field (childcare center, in-home daycare, and nanny), both volunteer and paid for over 9 years with experience in tutoring and home work assistance. I love caring for children as this is my heart. I have experience with multiples, special needs, and children's ages ...
virginia
Currently living in: Ypsilanti, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

worked for head start owned private day care home and day care center
Monique
Currently living in: Westland , MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Nannied for the past 9months. Worked in childcare facility for 3 years as manager for 2 and Infant Lead for 1 year.
Amanda
Currently living in: Plymouth, MI
Available to Start: 2016-01-01

I babysat for a family of 2 boys over two consecutive summers. When I started with this first family, one little boy was 3 and the other was just about to turn 1. This is when I first fell in love with the age groups and caring for children. The family took me on a vacation with them, and we buil
Sucharita
Currently living in: Midland, MI
Available to Start: 2016-07-01

I have cared for many children in my past, mostly different family members. I have two children of my own, they are 17 years old and 19 years old.
Cassandra
Currently living in: Dexter, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have 2 children of my own, my daughter is almost 10 and my son is 2 1/2. I also babysat my nephew from the time he was 3 months until he was 17 months
Lauren
Currently living in: Ferndale, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I am the favorite aunt to 9 nieces and nephews, displaying control and discipline while still being as fun loving as one of the children.
Rhandi
Currently living in: Chesterfield, MI
Available to Start: 2015-12-01

I have been a nanny for the past 8 years. Most recently I have worked for a family for 3 years. I started with them when their children were 3 months, 2 years, and 4 years. I have experience with all ages and several disabilities. I have worked with children on social, physical and emotional
KHELOUD
Currently living in: Keego Harbor, MI
Available to Start: 2015-10-29

I am a mom of 4 grown children.
Candice
Currently living in: New Hudson, MI
Available to Start: 2015-11-02

In the past I have been a babysitter for 3 years in high school. Also was the childcare provider daily for a boy. I started when he was 7 months and moved away when he was 3.
Kimberly
Currently living in: Lansing, MI
Available to Start: 2015-10-08

I have been a nanny for about 5 years! I am professional and take my job very seriously. I have experience starting at the age of 2 months up to 12 years and am CPR certified.
Francis
Currently living in: Roseville, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I been babysitting since I been 12 years old. It always came easy to me I can relate to the children and still have control. The children like me and do what I ask because I treat them with respect. We have fun and play games, but I also make sure they eat, clean up, go to bed on time.
Vickie
Currently living in: South Lyon, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have childcare expirence with infants and toddlers and twins. Most of expirence is with infants and toddlers. I also provide household chores as well such as laundry, dishes, vacuuming, organzing, food prep, cooking, shopping, pet care, sick care,
Ashleigh
Currently living in: Clinton Twp, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have been babysitting sense I was 14 years old. I have worked in a day care for many years and I have also been a nanny to two children.
Linda
Currently living in: Allen Park, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Fifty plus years with 5 children of my own (grown), and 3 grandchildren.I also had a set of twins and a toddler at home.
angela
Currently living in: Redford, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I've worked many years in childcare centers and in home childcare/nanny.I've worked with all ages of children.Also with family's with 1 child to 5 children.
Breanna
Currently living in: Saginaw, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

Cared for many family members children. Friends of family as well. Have had 2 babysitting jobs from xx. Watched children of all ages, love babies! Able to cook meals and to housekeeping.
kristin
Currently living in: Wolverinelake, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

i have done daycare in my home for dhs and im a mother of two
megan
Currently living in: Redford, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have baby sat from the age of 11. I was a preschool teacher for 3 years and was a nanny for the past 6 months.
Rachel
Currently living in: Davison, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have cared for children starting from the time I was 12. I have cared for newborns all the way up to 10 year olds. I have provided swimming supervision homework help tutoring. I love doing crafts, outside play, and reading
Cherie
Currently living in: Edwardsburg, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have over 20 years working with children in a daycare or school setting. Plus I have been a babysitter,camp counselor, paraprofessional. I am also a mom of a 14 and 10 year old.
Gabriela
Currently living in: Lowell, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I've been babysitting for 3 years now.
Shayla
Currently living in: Farmington Hills, MI
Available to Start: 2015-07-23

I have been working in a child care center and babysitting since April of 2006, experience with multiples, special needs, and children's ages ranging from newborn to 14 years old. I also have 6 years of Nanny experience. I am current and up to date with vaccinations, trainings, first aid, and CPR. I
Madalyn
Currently living in: Temperance, MI
Available to Start: 2015-08-30

i have been caring for kids for 5 years and i am currently 20 years old. I have great experience with providing meals for children, changing diapers, dressing and interacting with children. I also have been around pets while caring for children.
debra
Currently living in: Leroy, MI
Available to Start: 2015-07-01

Iam a mother of three grown childern.raised them all by my self.
Ashley
Currently living in: Berkley, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have babysat for 12 plus years, and I have also worked at a daycare working with children ages 1-4 years.
Tammy
Currently living in: Mason, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I am a mother of three adult children Started babysitting when I was 14 years of age
Emily
Currently living in: Scottville , MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I am currently a preschool teacher, graduated in 2012 with a BS in Early Childhood
Rebecca
Currently living in: West Bloomfield, MI
Available to Start: 2015-06-22

I am a recent alumni of the University of Michigan and will be moving home for the summer. My schedule for the summer is extremely flexible, thus I will be able to work full time Monday through Friday. I have been a camp counselor for 4 summers and have been a date night babysitter throughout the ..
Julie
Currently living in: Southfield, MI
Available to Start: 2016-02-04

I had one position for ten years and they had two kids who were two years apart. I started when the first baby was six weeks.
Grace
Currently living in: Chelsea, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

The past experience that I have with caring for children includes nannying for two families both with two children. I've also babysat for a couple other families. I have also worked in the nursery at my church on Sundays and some week nights.
Salwa
Currently living in: Ann Arbor, MI
Available to Start: Start Date Is Flexible

I have Baby sat Multiple baby's for neighbors and friends. I tidy up the house, do laundry, prepare meals. I've Taken Care of my brothers since i was 8. My mother has many health issues so I've always been very responsible for almost everything.

Fun facts about Michigan

Your nanny will delight in the 116 lighthouses and navigational lights in Michigan. He/she will also delight in the fact that Michigan borders four of the five Great Lakes. Michigan includes 56,954 square miles of land area; 1,194 square miles of inland waters; and 38,575 square miles of Great Lakes water area. Thereís plenty of beauty and attractions to see. Michigan is full of diverse natural, man-made, and cultural offerings for your nanny that include everything from aquariums to zoos, museums, galleries, lighthouses, waterfalls, natural rock formations, and even award-winning wineries. Your nanny should visit the famous Grand Rapids, home to the 24-foot Leonardo da Vinci horse, called Il Gavallo. This is the largest equestrian bronze sculpture in the Western Hemisphere. Or advise a trip to see Sault Ste. Marie. It was established in 1668, making it the oldest town between the Alleghenies and the Rockies. Since 1895, Seul Choix Point Lighthouse in Gulliver has been guiding ships home. The working light also functions as a museum, which houses early 1900's furnishings and maritime artifacts. Donít let your nanny miss going to Indian River as it is the home of the largest crucifix in the world. It is called the Cross in the Woods. The Mighty Mac (The Mackinac Bridge) took three years to complete and was opened to traffic in 1957. It is one of the longest suspension bridges in the world connecting the upper and lower peninsulas of Michigan. Your nanny might find it fascinating that Vernors ginger ale was created in Detroit and became the first soda pop made in the United States of America. In 1862, pharmacist James Vernor attempted the creation of a new beverage when duty called and he enlisted in the Civil War. Upon his return four years later, the drink he had stored in an oak case had acquired a yummy gingery flavor!