On Parenting: Childcare


Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Military day cares under investigation

The Department of Defense is investigating all its day care facilities worldwide.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  12:46 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Childcare, Safety

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 09/26/2012

More time or money? Recession changes the answer

Poll shows parents are worried about supporting their families and feel abandoned by the government.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  12:44 PM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Childcare, Education, Politics

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 03/13/2012

Death of baby at Virginia in-home day care not as isolated as it seems

Childcare advocates gathered in Washington to get legislators to recognize that children are far too vulnerable in dangerously under-regulated in-home day care.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 03/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Childcare, Safety

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 03/08/2012

Huggies makes a mess with its new ‘Dad Test’ campaign

At a time when dads are routinely on diaper duty and national surveys show they are taking on more childcare and child-rearing stress, the antiquated Huggies stereotype is inspiring protests

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Childcare, Marriage, Products

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 02/20/2012

When outsourcing childcare isn’t the right choice

Paying someone to cook, clean and help with kids seems ideal, but inside the daily drudgery of family life we sometimes find the sublime.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 02/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Childcare, Work-Life Balance

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 02/15/2012

Rick Santorum on working mothers: He wasn’t all wrong

A new study finds that most working mothers say they would work even if they didn’t have to, research that coincides with Santorum’s claim that women find it more socially affirming to work outside the home.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 02/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Work-Life Balance, Childcare

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 02/14/2012

Is the key to romance outsourcing household chores?

Two University of Pennsylvania economists believe paying others to do household chores, including the bulk of childcare duties, may be the secret to a stronger marriage.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  07:00 AM ET, 02/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Childcare, Marriage, Work-Life Balance

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 02/01/2012

A homemaker’s real salary

If stay-at-home moms received a salary, how much would it be? A new report actually calculates the cost of all those chores, errands and child care duties.

By Janice D'Arcy  |  01:02 PM ET, 02/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Marriage, Childcare, Work-life Balance