Mother's Helper

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Home Biz and other Small Businesses topics.

How do I make phone calls with children around?

Mother's Helper

Need help with the kids, but not up to hiring a full-time sitter? Try a "mother's helper". A mother's helper is usually an older child who lives in your neighborhood. She may not be quite old enough to babysit alone, yet, but could use the practice and experience and doesn't cost as much as a regular babysitter (mainly because you are always around). A mother's helper can take the kids out in the backyard or down to the playroom and keep the kids occupied while you work. She can also help with small household tasks such as setting the table and getting snacks.



Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.


URL: (optional)


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Small Businesses Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
Heidi Splete