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What Is A Part-Time Nanny? And Do You Need One?

Decide if a part-time sitter is right for your family. Whether she has to be fluent in Spanish or cook like an Iron Chef, every family has a list of "must-haves" for their new babysitter or nanny. What many families don't realize, however, is that they're often posting... more

14 Things People Forget When They Move

From hiring a new babysitter to color coding boxes, don't overlook these important must-do moving tips.     "Everyone in the family, the moving company, and the neighbors tried to help get our king-sized bed up the stairs," recalls Bonnie Hoffman, a West Hartford, Conn. mother of two, who... more