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How to Set Yourself Apart as a Sitter

Are you a babysitter? Do you want recurring and frequent jobs?  Do you want to come recommended by the parents you sit for? Then you need to learn how to set yourself apart as a sitter, because here’s the terrible truth: babysitters are a dime a dozen.  Just in my neighborhood alone, there are teenagers […]

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Be In the Know With the Best Nanny Cams

When do you need a nanny cam? Looking for a bit of added peace of mind when you leave your children home with your nanny? Since we know that whole “eyes in the back of your head” thing isn’t a reality (though that would be nice!), a nanny cam may be your second-best option. But […]

best nanny cams

Be In the Know With the Best Nanny Cams

When do you need a nanny cam? Looking for a bit of added peace of mind when you leave your children home with your nanny? Since we know that whole “eyes in the back of your head” thing isn’t a reality (though that would be nice!), a nanny cam may be your second-best option. But…

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Help! My Nanny Quit! How to Find a Nanny Quickly

When you arrived at work this morning, it was just another Wednesday. But when you arrived home this evening and your nanny gave her notice effective immediately, it became the Wednesday when everything was turned upside down. You graciously accepted your nanny’s resignation, because, well, that’s what you do as an employer. But your mind…

set_yourself_apart

How to Set Yourself Apart as a Sitter

Are you a babysitter? Do you want recurring and frequent jobs?  Do you want to come recommended by the parents you sit for? Then you need to learn how to set yourself apart as a sitter, because here’s the terrible truth: babysitters are a dime a dozen.  Just in my neighborhood alone, there are teenagers…

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Craigslist Babysitter Ads: Not a Great Option for Last-minute Care

Craigslist is a popular online marketplace where anyone can advertise for (and find) products and services. There are Craigslist gardeners, house painters, tutors, video gamers, real estate agents, and yes, you can even find a Craigslist babysitter.  The question is, are Craigslist babysitters a good option for last-minute childcare? The short answer is no, you […]

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Help! My Nanny Quit! How to Find a Nanny Quickly

When you arrived at work this morning, it was just another Wednesday. But when you arrived home this evening and your nanny gave her notice effective immediately, it became the Wednesday when everything was turned upside down. You graciously accepted your nanny’s resignation, because, well, that’s what you do as an employer. But your mind […]

Millennial Moms and Self-Care

How do you feel today?  Do you feel energetic, do you feel stressed?  Do you know why you feel the way you do?   Since the birth of my twins two years ago, I have struggled with feelings.  I don’t know about you but there seem to be more of them than before, and in larger […]

How to Host a Worry-Free Holiday Party at Your Home

Are you thinking of hosting a holiday party?  Between working, corralling the kids, and keeping up with the housework, the day-to-day grind is hard enough that many people shudder at the prospect of hosting a holiday party on top of it all.  I hear you.  Plus, I don’t know about you, but ever since becoming […]

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