How Will Donald Trump Affect Child Care, Senior Care, Maternity Leave and Abortion?
Parenting News

How Will Donald Trump Affect Child Care, Senior Care, Maternity Leave and Abortion?

by Craig Sutton  •  November 23, 2016
Donald Trump will be the 45th president of the United States. He is also a member of the Republican party, which may mean drastic changes in domestic policy. Potentially, these changes will introduce tremendous benefits and for families. Like millions of other Americans, you’re wondering, how these changes will affect you. What is Trump going to do with Obamacare? Child and elder care? How will working mothers be affected? What will happen in relation to laws regarding abortions?
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How to Crowdfund Your Maternity Leave
Pregnancy & Babies

How to Crowdfund Your Maternity Leave

by Craig Sutton  •  November 12, 2016
The United States is the only developed country that doesn't offer paid maternity leave. Believe it or not many American families and mothers have turned towards crowdfunding campaigns in order to help cover the financial burden of maternity leave. What is crowdfunding? How does it work? How can you take part and create a successful campaign for you and your baby? This article will take a look at how mothers are using crowdfunding to pay for maternity leave.
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Trump’s Family Leave Proposal & Abortion Ban & more in this Week’s Parenting News Roundup
Parenting News

Trump’s Family Leave Proposal & Abortion Ban & more in this Week’s Parenting News Roundup

by Craig Sutton  •  November 11, 2016
Sitter.com shares the past weeks top parenting news, including stories about president-elect Trump's family leave proposal, repeal of Obama-care and possible ban on abortions, women entrepreneurs who are successfully running businesses while running their homes, ways to help manage your children's screen time, advice on raising unique and emotionally healthy twins and more.
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Adele Reveals her Struggles with Postpartum Depression & More in This Weeks Parenting News Roundup
Parenting News

Adele Reveals her Struggles with Postpartum Depression & More in This Weeks Parenting News Roundup

by Craig Sutton  •  November 04, 2016
Sitter.com shares the past weeks top parenting news, including stories about Adele opening up about postpartum depression, Chinese women attending nanny university, American families bringing attention to Down Syndrome beyond the October awareness month, teens spending 9 hours/day on screen media and menopause lowering women’s sex drive.
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Live-in Nanny: Job Description, Requirements & Expectations
Advice for Nannies & Babysitters

Live-in Nanny: Job Description, Requirements & Expectations

by Martha Scully  •  October 29, 2016
As a busy parent, you can lessen your daily responsibilities by hiring a live-in nanny. A qualified nanny takes care of many of your duties so that you have more quality time to spend with your children. On the other hand, if you are looking for a rewarding job that offers advantages, such as free or low-cost rent and groceries, and the ability to shape children's lives in a positive manner, then being a live-in nanny may be the right occupation for you. Nannies often become beloved members o...
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