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How To Prepare For A School Shutdown

How To Prepare For A School Shutdown

As the coronavirus that has captured the world’s attention continues to spread, school districts across the world—particularly in areas with confirmed cases of the virus—are considering the possibility of shutdowns. And working parents of young children are asking themselves what in hell they’re going to do with their kids, if…

Create A Childcare Plan For Emergencies

Create A Childcare Plan For Emergencies

Quick: You have two kids with you, one gets hurt badly enough to have to go to the hospital, but the other one isn’t allowed to ride along in the ambulance. What do you do? Or! You slice your finger up real good while prepping dinner and you know stitches…

Include Your Partner Whenever You Text About Your Kid

Include Your Partner Whenever You Text About Your Kid

If you’re texting someone about a parenting task — a caregiver, a tutor, a fellow parent with a play date, any time you talk to a third party about your child — then include your partner on the text. It’s like CCing them on an email thread, only you might…