Jackie Gutierrez-jones's Activity

9 Ways To Stand Out When Looking For A Nanny Job

With 1.2 million people working in child care, it can be difficult to stand out, if you’re looking to land a job as a nanny. Knowing how to effectively showcase your services as a child care provider can help open up opportunities. And with steady job growth — 7... more

Comparing Home Health Services: Home Health Care Vs. Home Care

Caring for an aging parent or relative isn’t always easy physically or emotionally. But with the average U.S. life expectancy up to age 79 in 2013 — compared to 68 in 1950 — it’s increasingly becoming the new normal for families to be raising kids and taking care of... more

Diabetes In Dogs: From Prevention To Treatment

Much like their human counterparts, the incidence of diabetes in canines is steadily on the rise. A study by Banfield Pet Hospital of 2.5 million dogs in the U.S. found that diabetes diagnoses increased by 79.7 percent from 2006 to 2015—that’s 23.6 cases for every 10,000... more

5 Things Parents Should Look For On Child Care Resumes

Finding the perfect babysitter or nanny starts with the right resume. Finding the right person to care for your little one is a daunting task. You want someone with Mrs. Doubtfire’s nurturing nature and Mary Poppins’ sunny disposition. But that’s no easy feat. After you’ve scoured the four corners of the... more

What You Need To Know About Day Care Vouchers

When it comes to researching child care options, there are many factors for parents to consider -- not the least of which is cost. In Care.com’s recent Cost of Care Survey, which included insights from more than 1,000 parents nationwide, we found that nearly one in three families report... more

The Best Websites For Middle School Math Help

Is your 6th-, 7th-, or 8th-grader stumped by tricky equations, problematic proofs, and dodgy decimals? Here’s a list of first-class resources for demystifying middle school math. The transition to middle school is filled with complicated growing pains -- and math is no exception. Students move from learning the foundations to solving... more

How To Find The Best Online Tutoring, Homework Help And Test Prep

The stats are in: According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, higher levels of education lead to higher employment rates and increased earnings. But when it comes to making the grade, not all students have it easy. Many struggle within a certain topic or find it challenging to... more

Brains, Beauty And Boundless Energy: Meet The Treeing Walker Coonhound

Nicknamed “The People’s Choice,” this gentle companion is out to capture your heart with its large brown eyes, floppy ears, and fastidious work ethic. Quick Facts Height: 20-27 inches Weight: 50-70 pounds Life Expectancy: 12-13 years Talents: Hunting, treeing Ancestry: English Foxhound, American Foxhound A smart, loyal companion with... more