Latest Babysitting Stories

2010-08-17 07:00:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The best city to find a babysitter in the United States is Virginia Beach, Virginia according to a recent study conducted by Sittercity.com, the nation's leading website for connecting families with local, quality child care providers.

2010-07-13 07:00:00

CHICAGO, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Back to school is an exciting time for both parents and children: new friends, new clothes, new notebooks; but what can not be too exciting is the prospect of finding a new nanny or babysitter.

2010-06-09 09:00:00

CHICAGO, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- While it may not rank up there with the Loch Ness Monster, there are some myths or misconceptions many Americans hold about babysitters.

2010-05-24 09:00:00

EDISON, N.J., May 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- When lovable Mama isn't cooking, gardening or crafting, she's tending to the needs of adorable baby tots.

2010-05-07 07:00:00

CHICAGO, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- With unemployment still hovering around 10 percent, millions of Americans are searching for work.

2010-04-06 06:00:00

CHICAGO, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- In the upcoming movie "Date Night," suburbanites Phil (Steve Carell) and Claire (Tina Fey) try to reignite the romance spark by - you guessed it - having a date night for the first time in a long time. But this premise is far from Hollywood fiction.

2010-03-10 06:00:00

CHICAGO, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently a Michigan mom was held in contempt of court and almost thrown in jail for bringing her children to jury duty when she couldn't find someone to watch them.

2010-02-09 09:00:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're a husband who is still wondering what to get your wife this Valentine's Day, Sittercity.com has the answer. A recent Sittercity poll found that women want to be whisked away on Valentine's Day, which falls on a Sunday this year.

2010-02-08 09:30:00

OMAHA, Neb., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- There are many advantages to having a nanny, but a new survey by Nannies4hire.com shows that children with a nanny are less plugged into computers, iPods and video games than the national trend.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.