Did anyone see the recent article in “The Wall Street Journal” Is a Babysitter the Answer? Click here to read.
Basically this mother has managed without a sitter for years, but for the first time in her life the kid’s schedules are too hectic and she is in need of an extra pair of hands. She found a sitter and then the sitter canceled the following week which left her and her husband scrambling at the last hour.
Eureka, I have the solution! She needs a reliable sitter group that she can call on when she needs that go-to sitter. Have one great sitter hired, and then have a rotation of other sitters that can fill in if she cannot make it for some reason. Problem solved you are never left in the dark, there is a helpful troupe waiting to serve.
Let us know what you think of the article!