Tag: childcare

On the hunt for sitters? Make sure you’re checking and asking these 5 things

by Avni Patel Thompson  As parents, we know that hiring sitters and finding childcare is a fact of life, but how do you know that they are trustworthy? That they’re qualified? That they’re right for your family? I started Poppy to answer these very questions. To find the very best caregivers in every community and accurately assess their experience, qualifications and…

Outdoor Preschool Awesomeness: A Photo Essay

by Andrew Jay, Tiny Trees Preschool Photos courtesy of Katrina Shelby What do you get when you remove the walls from a preschool? Short answer: mud, joy, adventure, science, nature, exercise. At Tiny Trees Preschool, we break down the walls of a traditional classroom to give families what they deserve: affordable, quality preschool to get their kids ready for kindergarten.…