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How much should I pay for daycare pickups?

If my babysitter is picking my daughter from day care, should I include gas money in her pay?


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I travel for work sometimes and I am gone 1 to 3 nights usually. I need help getting my daughter back and forth to summer camp and someone to watch her over night when I am gone.

I travel for work sometimes and I am gone 1 to 3 nights usually. I need help getting my daughter back and forth to summer camp and someone to watch her over night when I am gone. Do I need a part time nanny? I am not sure what to... more


New Book Box for Kids Is a Parent's Dream Come True

Literati finds the best kids' books and ships them to you.  Two best friends and major book lovers have created a new subscription service that parents everywhere will love. Instead of roaming the bookstore aisles with your kids, Literati selects the best reading materials for them based on their... more


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What are some struggles you are facing now that kids are heading back to school?

Whether it is adjusting to new schedules, finding after school care, or any other stresses that come with back to school time, a new school year can be a struggle at first. We are looking to create some resources for families to ease this stress of a new year and... more


The Pros and Cons of Year-Round School

Thinking year-round school might be right for your child, but not sure if he'll miss summer vacation? Before you make the decision, here's a look at what this school system looks like and the pros and cons of year-round school. What Is Year-Round School? Kids who attend a... more


The 10 Best Places for Kids’ Birthday Parties in L.A.

Whether you have a Disney-obsessed tot or a thrill-seeking tween, these are the best party places in town! As parents, we all want the best for our children, and that can be especially true when it comes to giving them the birthday parties of their dreams. For some of us... more


8 Fun Games and Activities for 3-Year-Olds

Fun things to do with your 3-year-old. Once you've survived the terrible twos, you can expand the types of games and activities that you can do with your 3-year-old. At this stage, children are like sponges, absorbing everything around them. The world is a noisy, overwhelming place for young... more


7 Free Tutoring Options

Get your kids the help they need, without spending a dime.     All children learn in different ways. Some are hands-on, while others are more instruction-inclined. A one-on-one or group tutoring session can make the difference between As and Bs on the next report card. There's absolutely no... more