A reliable babysitter who your baby loves is priceless. Learn how to find a babysitter, what questions to ask, and more.
This mom's video hilariously shows the difference between dropping off her first child at Grandma's vs. her third.
Helpful tips for finding a great sitter for your little one.
With a little preparation, stepping out doesn't have to be a leap of faith.
All new parents can relate to the lengthy list of instructions this new dad emailed to his son's first babysitter.
The pros and cons of having your mom as baby's caregiver.
Hear some funny -- and some not-so-funny -- babysitter stories from other moms.
An insider's guide to choosing a high-quality program for your child.
Need a good babysitter? Parents TV's Kris Eisenhauer shows why a professional nanny agency may be the place to look!!
Who better to care for your child? No need to check references, and the price is right! But consider a few things before asking a family member to be your chief babysitter.
It's not uncommon to fear baby's attachment to another woman.
Have you updated your emergency contact info lately?
Hiring a caregiver? Don't fret--there are some great babysitters out there. Here are 15 pointers to help you find the one who's right for you and your child.
Need to go back to work after maternity leave? Here's how to find the best child care for your baby or toddler.
More grandparents than ever before are caregivers for their grandchildren. Before "Nana" becomes "Nanny," watch our video for some pointers.
Here are the top no-nos parents don't realize they often make.
In-home care, in which your child's caretaker comes to your home, is in many ways the most convenient for parents. In-home sitters range from trained nannies, who may have training in child development and first aid, to women who, although not trained formally, have had many years' experience caring for children, including their own. Or you might opt for an au pair, a young person, usually a woman in her early twenties, often from abroad, who lives with your family.
Free babysitting?! It's possible in a cooperative. Here, the biggest challenges and advantages to setting up one in your community.
The only thing standing between you and a great night out is a baby-sitter you can trust. Here's how to find one who will put your mind at ease.