You expect your sitter to prepare food for your children during meal times and help them through their morning or bedtime routine. You expect her to keep them occupied and engaged, and also follow your household rules. And you expect her to respond to any scrapes, bruises or runny noses when…

It’s never easy to say goodbye to the person who regularly cares for your kids when you’re away. Annette Shukry of SeekingSitters offers a few tips to help you make this process as easy – and amicable – as possible.

When I got pregnant, never in my wildest dreams did I ever think I’d end up on bed rest. Not once, but twice! In fact, as I’m writing this blog, I’m sitting in my hospital room at Nebraska Medical Center, patiently waiting for the arrival of my second daughter. Let me explain.

Taking time off for family obligations, including paternity leave, could have long-term negative effects on a man’s career — like lower pay or being passed over for promotions. It's the same calculus that women have faces for decades.

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