How to Prepare for a Babysitter
Follow this advice to impart everything your sitter needs to know.
Sometimes you have to leave home without the kids. Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, you and your sitter will be more at ease if you use these worksheets: a checklist about your family, a checklist about your home, and a daily master schedule of your family's activities. Then consider each part of your kids' routine thinking about any quirks or special instructions.
Click to download and and print the Family User-Manual Worksheets.