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Interview Prep for Busy Parents






So your a busy parent and you landed the in-person interview: Now what?  Simple interview preparation makes all the difference. I’m a busy parent of two boys and a hiring manager. Here are my top tips to help you, busy parents, glide through your interview day stress-free.   Busy Parents Interview Prep Schedule To Do Immediately The first thing busy parents should do is to arrange childcare. Find a babysitter on 4sitters.com to…

Parent of a special needs child? Useful special needs apps






My youngest son is a special needs child whose schedule is more packed than a CEO of a Fortune 100 company. I rely heavily on my smartphone and trusty special needs apps to manage several specialty doctor appointments, school outings, and everything in between. If you are a babysitter or nanny working with special needs children, this is for you too. To Do – Reminder By App Innovation                                                                                                                          Speak or…

Top 10 Things to Do in Miami with Kids






If you’re looking for one of the best cities for families, you should definitely think Miami. Regardless of when you and the kids travel there, you’ll find plenty of things to do in Miami with kids and keep everyone in the family happy and busy. While the beaches are the first major attraction, and no one who visits Miami is going to neglect taking some time to stretch out in…

Summer Camps for Special Needs Children






Summer is the time of the year when parents and their children are free from the stress of school. If you have a child with special needs, it’s also the end of all those school therapeutic sessions. With all the extra time, your child wants activities to engage them. Ensure your child spends their summer enjoying themselves. Let them enjoy their summer at a summer camp. What are Summer Camps…

Special Needs Accommodations for Spring Break Travel






Disney World and Universal Studios, Florida’s two most popular theme parks, are classic Spring Break travel destinations. Both parks are great places to go with special needs children, because they offer a variety of services to make your trip as easy as possible. Here’s the accommodation offered by these parks and by the major airlines that you can take to get to Florida. Special Needs Accommodation on Major Airlines Major…

Los Angeles Special Needs Child Care






When it comes to children with special needs, Los Angeles parents know that finding an experienced care giver is critical. There are many babysitting services and child care service providers on the market today but those who provide care for special needs children tend to have more education and training in special needs. This allows for specialized quality care for special needs children. Los Angeles has a wealth of special…

Our Top Picks for Intergenerational Activities






One of the foundational building blocks to a healthy, well-rounded community is multi-generational integration. This means fostering relationships between the young, old and everyone in between. There are many different activities that can be utilized in community centers, senior care facilities and in schools that have the ability to bring multiple generations together. Combining intergenerational relationships into an early childhood education program will create a more dynamic and impactful education…

How To Unplug Over The Holidays






Is it time to unplug over the holidays? Take a quick look around the mall the next time you’re there and take a quick tally of all of the people who have their eyes glued to their phones. Maybe they’ve made a list of who to get gifts for on their phone and are checking it twice. Maybe they are texting their brother to find out what size shirt he…

7 Potty Training Tips Parents Must Know






Potty Training can be a wonderful milestone in your child’s life. Unfortunately, it can be an overwhelming process if it doesn’t go the way you had planned. You hear stories about other people’s children, and how they are potty trained at a young age. It’s easy to feel like you are doing something wrong or not doing enough. It’s important to remember that not every child is going to be…

Babysitter Checklist Ideas






You should consider making a babysitter checklist. Parents want what is best for their children. The hiring of a babysitter proves that. Many parents interview potential babysitters, contact references, and have trial runs. They find the perfect babysitter, and then feel relieved knowing their child is taken care of. Parents who don’t’ have to hire babysitters may leave their children with family, or close friends. This too gives peace of…

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