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Little Helper: New App for Assigning Babysitting

November 19, 2015 | in: Uncategorized

Such a simple question from my husband … “Hey, we are invited to a dinner next Thursday night. Can you get us a babysitter?” … can equal twenty steps of searching …more

How to Work Less, Accomplish More

September 23, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

The start of the school year has always felt like the true start of the year to me, and never more since having children of school age. However, back in …more

Nominate Your Sitter for Sittercity’s America’s Top Sitter

February 18, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

Eve and Ashlin, one of our favorite sitters The young women I have hired to care for my children are so much more than their job description of “babysitter.” They …more

How to Find a Moms Group

March 1, 2011 | in: Uncategorized

Today my latest Mom of  a Million Mistakes weekly column is up over on Wheaton Patch, and this week I’m remembering how disgustingly awkward I was at meeting fellow moms …more

APISS on the News Friday at 5pm on NBC 4 & in Friday’s Washington Post

March 13, 2009 | in: Uncategorized

After shrieking like a crazed Beatles fan on Twitter and Facebook today, I figured I’d do it here at the main place I make a geek out of myself: I’m …more