babysitter

How Much Should You Pay Your Babysitter?

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What's the going rate for a sitter on your block? Based on a new study from Care.com, the average babysitter takes home $13.50 per hour. And that's just for one kid. The numbers vary quite a bit from city to city; in San Francisco, for example, the average rate of a babysitter is... Read more

I Don’t Know What to Tell My Babysitter About My Son

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My husband and I have a date coming up this weekend and it will be the first time that our son has had a babysitter. Kind of. While I work, my sister babysits and all the other times we've had a babysitter it's been a family member who has watched him at their house. This will... Read more