A good babysitter or nanny is one that can be confused with parents themselves. I love it when someone sees me with one of my little charges and asks … … More Mom or Babysitter?
Some families have very active boys or girls that would benefit from a competent male babysitter. The energy and style that male babysitters bring to families is amazing. … More Male Babysitters or Mannies; Thoughts?
I’m going to admit here and now that I have never had children, and I’m oblivious as to what it takes to make sure your child doesn’t get lost in the classroom shuffle, sports, etc. I DO remember telling my mom that I needed to have more help with math in fifth grade. When my … More Balance between Annoying Parent and Great Parent: Recognizing the Difference
We want to pretend that we don’t see color, and we even brag that we don’t; but let’s be honest, we do! It’s not seeing the color differences in skin that causes the problems… … More Our Children and Racism
What are you supposed to do? Not open your heart? Keep your emotions all wrapped up tightly? For me that is an impossible feat. … More When Babysitters Say Goodbye