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14 Kids Get Hilariously Honest About Quarantine Life

Quarantining at home with kids isn't easy for any of us, but it's what we have to do to slow the spread of coronavirus. But no one says everyone has to like it. In fact, if you're really in the mood for some truth-telling, just ask the kids about... more

Caregivers Hit By Job Loss During Covid-19: Tips And Advice You Need

If you are a professional nanny or sitter, you may have recently lost your job, through no fault of your own, as families continue to quarantine at home and follow state-issued “stay-at-home” orders for COVID-19. “Before the pandemic, I had six nanny-families,” says Christina Vlinder, a career nanny and... more

6 Questions Nannies And Sitters Should Ask Before Caring For Kids During Covid-19

As COVID-19 wreaks havoc across the world, professional caregivers are being affected in a big way. Many nannies and sitters were let go when families began quarantining at home and states issued “stay-at-home” orders.  However, many parents, including health care professionals and other essential workers, still need child care... more

4 Questions To Ask Child Caregivers During Coronavirus

Parenting in this time of coronavirus is adding an extra layer of learning to everything we thought we knew about finding and hiring quality child care for our kids. Of course, there are still the usual interview questions to ask while vetting a caregiver, but now there are also questions... more

34 Simple Ways To Help Others During The Covid-19 Pandemic

Of course, the best and easiest ways to help others during the coronavirus pandemic is to wash your hands, social distance if you must go out, self-quarantine if you are sick or think you've been exposed to COVID-19 and cancel any group gatherings, especially of more than 10 people... more

5 Easy Tie-Dye Instructions — Plus, 4 Tie-Dye Patterns To Try

Tie-dying is exactly what it sounds like. You twist a T-shirt, garment or other cloth item, tie it in various places with rubber bands and then dye it. When finished, the twisted and folded areas of the shirt reveal a cool colored pattern. After a good rinsing and then drying... more

How Much Do The Holidays Cost?

According to the new Care.com 2019 Cost of Holidays Survey, 68% of families identify lack of time as the No. 1 holiday stressor, 52% of families plan to spend $500 or more on holiday gifts and four out of five families say they give holiday tips.  ‘Tis the... more