Beyond Business Hours: Is an Overnight Nanny Right for Your Family?

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According to the Economic Policy Institute, at least 17 percent of the U.S. workforce has non-standard schedules, which means not every parent has the luxury of working 9 to 5, or even 8 to 6. Doctors, military personnel, police officers, firefighters, retail and restaurant employees, and even IT professionals often face a childcare dilemma during … Continue reading Beyond Business Hours: Is an Overnight Nanny Right for Your Family?

8 Simple, Spook-free Halloween Activities for Young Children

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Gearing up to entertain the toddler, preschool or kindergarten set on Halloween, but want to skip the spooky stuff? There are plenty of ways to celebrate that won’t keep younger kids up at night. Try these silly, not scary, Halloween activities at your next ghostly gathering. Halloween Costume Parade Costumes are the best part of … Continue reading 8 Simple, Spook-free Halloween Activities for Young Children