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January 01, 2017     Category: BabysittingParents

Choosing the Best Babysitter for Your Special Night Out!Ready for an adult only night on the town? Or maybe there is an upcoming dinner party that you just don’t want to miss? Maybe you’re looking for a long-term regular sitter. Regardless, as much as you love your child, sometimes you just need a well-deserved breather.Of course, you aren’t just going to trust the care of your child to the first person you bump into on the street (or maybe you will, maybe you live in a small neighborhood). You should always have a solid, dependable babys...

November 20, 2016     Category: Goodbye TimeBehavior

Good goodbyes with barely a whimper – how it’s done! If your child doesn't even whimper when dropped off at daycare or Grandma's, it’s a moment that will eventually change. Just at the time when you least expect it – whether going to the bathroom or out for an evening – your child will go into full tantrum mode over the displeasure of your pending departure. The goal: To get your little one comfortable at the thought of saying goodbye. And, yes, it can be done—even with the clingiest kid. Separations are a part of every ch...

September 11, 2016     Category: First DayParentsPreschool

Getting ready for your child's first day of preschool!Parents of toddlers heading for the first day of preschool and lots of concerns, especially separation anxiety. Making the first day of school a good day often sets the tone for the whole experience. Understanding that you are not alone is key and sticking to a routine is a must.Preparation for PreschoolWith the days getting shorter, classrooms everywhere are being tidied up and the theme décor being decided upon; lesson plans are being created and teachers meetings scheduled.  Pa...