10 Steps to Bringing On-Site Childcare to Your Event or Conference

If you’re organizing an event -- whether it’s a tech conference, a wedding, or a family-friendly party in your home -- and you want parents of small children to be able to attend, you might consider offering on-site childcare so that parents can bring their kids along to enjoy the festivities too!…

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Babies In Boxes and Kids Explain It All

“Out of the mouths of babes” is the theme of this week. A seven-year-old explained for the world where babies come from, Carrie Underwood’s four-year-old opined that his mom’s best skill is laundry-folding, and a 10-year-old picked a not-so-perfect Valentine card for his girlfriend.…

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Your Kid is Naked in Your Window

With most of the country covered in snow -- including Georgia, Florida, and even Maui -- it's refreshing to see that some people are excited about it. In West Texas, a four-year-old took the opportunity to reenact her favorite Frozen scene.…

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Why Valentine's Day Matters to Moms

At the end of the day, Valentine’s Day is a holiday to celebrate, coincidentally, everything we voluntarily give up to become moms: free time, spontaneous affection, and validation.…

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Know What You Need to Navigate Nanny Taxes

As the first babysitting app that connects parents with on-demand babysitters on a national scale, we get a LOT of questions from both parents and caregivers about the proper classification of babysitters and nannies. Here's an unbiased look at the classification of household employees.…

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Mommy for Congress

Politics. Like so many things that are important to me, the question arises: When is the right time to start putting this material in front of my kids?…

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5 Ways Moms Are Like Superheroes

I’m a mom who happens to also love comics – and, of course, the recent proliferation of movies and TV shows based on comics – and it recently occurred to me that real-life moms share just about all the major traits that define the genre.…

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