Dana from KissMyList.com was a tidy child, a neat college student and a clutter-free adult. That is, until she had kids. (Sound familiar?) Now, with another spring cleaning adventure on the horizon, she wants a housekeeper more than anything.
Read her post to hear her interesting list of requests!
What do you dream of in a house cleaner? Tell us!
Recently, Mariah Carey admitted to firing her nannies frequently. Yikes! Global parenting expert Katie (a working mom herself), doesn’t think it’s just because she’s picky. In fact, many moms probably identify with Mariah. So, what’s the real reason she’s always firing her nannies?
Read Katie’s post to hear her response.
What do you think the nanny’s relationship in the family should be? Tell us!
Tanya’s family loves Disney World—in fact, they go every year! And she’s become a bit of a family vacation expert. Whether you’re heading somewhere local or planning a magical Disney blowout, her advice will keep you on the right track—and some of it may surprise you!
Read her post to learn her vacation tips.
How do you plan for a big family vacation? Share your advice with us!
We are thrilled to announce an upcoming release featuring Facebook sharing, sticky posts more!
Here is what you need to know about each of our new features:
Part of a BigTent Group and a Facebook page? We are making it easier!
With Facebook sharing, you will be able to post group Events, News, and Classifieds to your Facebook walls, group page and more!
Sticky forum posts are finally here!
Groups now have a place to welcome new members, share forum guidelines, important announcements, and more.
Check out your BigTent Group to see all the new features.
Parenting is a rewarding, and yet undeniably stressful job. Renowned parenting blogger Christine has 6 tips–from delegating chores to evaluating busyness–to save you time and sanity. Wouldn’t it be nice to enjoy family life a little more this year?
Read her post in which she shares some secrets of how she makes being a mom of two so easy!
What ways do you make parenting easier? Tell us!
Leslie, one of our VPs, and her husband love to dine out. And they often bring their 3 year-old son, who learns from the experience. In light of the crying-baby incident at a very expensive Chicago restaurant, she couldn’t help but wonder: are some restaurants not for children?
Read her post to hear her reaction to this controversial topic.
Whose side are you on? Would you take your baby to a fine dining restaurant? Or, do you think those parents should be asked to leave?
As a former babysitter, Samantha from our Member Marketing team knows that a lot of caregivers have secrets— because some topics are hard to bring up! From “I thought I’d get that holiday off” to “I need a raise,” your nanny probably has some tricky topics to discuss.
Read her post to hear the things she knows your nanny wants to tell you.
How would you feel if your sitter or nanny raised one of these topics? How would you handle it?
P.S. Care.com was featured on The Ellen DeGeneres Show!
The hilarious episode just aired, and we think you’ll laugh when you see it.
Watch the clip >