babysitting

  • Parents are hiring babysitters to act as 'hangover childcare'

    This year, almost 1,800 parents have already booked their slot for a babysitter.

  • Quarter of parents think it's OK to leave 11-year-olds at home alone

    There's no legal age on when you can or cannot leave your children in the house unsupervised.

  • New 'Uber for nannies' app for childcare could soon be on the way

    Little Ones is the brainchild of mum-of-three, Viviana Rossios, from Melbourne who came up with the idea to give parents a “well-deserved break”. Parents simply log on when they need a nanny, check which childcare providers are online and then book their caregiver of choice. “I’m a mum of three young children,” Viviana told Daily Mail Australia.

  • This Photo Of A Working Mum Is All Kinds Of Impressive

    Being a working mum involves juggling a crazy number of responsibilities, but  Dr Megan Meier, a sports and dance medicine physician based in Oklahoma City, does this on a whole other level. In a photo recently shared on Facebook, Meier is getting on with what her career requires of her - providing volunteer medical support at games for local high school and university football teams. Meier originally had a shift scheduled in as a team physician for the Putnam City North High School football team’s first game of the season.

  • ‘Dads Don’t Babysit’ shirt goes viral

    “It’s called ‘Parenting,’” the shirt states.