Finding a Babysitter

Make an informed decision on choosing your next (or first) childcare provider.

At Winnie, we know there is nothing more important than the safety and well-being of your children. As your children grow, the day may come when you need to find a trustworthy and reliable childcare provider. Whether it’s time to head back to work, get a haircut, or go out on a date with your partner, you want to know your children are in the best of hands.

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Flying with Kids

You don’t have to stop traveling just because you have kids. Plan ahead and get ready to see the world through their eyes.

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Breastfeeding and Pumping on the Go

Feeding your new baby is one of the first big things you learn on the job as a parent. With the proper knowledge and tools, you can do it anywhere.

It’s no secret that newborns eat a lot. The frequent need to feed is one of the top reasons new parents stay inside their homes during the first months of their children’s lives. But stepping outside is easier than you think and doesn’t require a zillion baby products. In fact, the only important thing you need to never forget is your child.

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Understanding different kinds of preschool

With the many different kinds of preschool, it can be difficult for parents to know what each one will mean for their child's experience. Here is a breakdown of the most common preschool educational philosophies and types so you can determine the best fit for your kids.

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Checklist for touring a preschool

Choosing a preschool can be an overwhelming task for parents. We want to make sure we’re sending our children to a safe place that fosters academic, emotional, and social development.

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What age should a child go to preschool?

Parents usually put a lot of thought into whether or not to send their children to preschool. But, once they decide that preschool is the right option for their families, they need to decide at what age children should begin preschool.

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How to find free preschool

Depending on what families are looking for in a preschool, the costs can add up quickly. Even in-home and religious-based preschool programs can be expensive. Unfortunately, not every family’s budget allows for preschool tuition payments and finding free preschool is a necessity.

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What to do when your child is having behavioral problems at preschool

Preschool is sometimes the first time children are in an environment without their parents, with structured learning, and with a lot of other children. It’s not unusual for all these changes to produce behaviors in your child that might be new and undesirable. Don’t fret! Here are some tips to deal with behavioral problems that may arise at preschool.

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How do I know my child is ready for Kindergarten?

Children who are ready for kindergarten typically have mastered skills in three categories - academics, physical readiness, and social emotional development. 

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What is the difference between preschool, Pre-K, and TK?

Preschool, Pre-K, and Transitional Kindergarten (TK) are all great options for children, depending on their ages and academic needs. When discussing kindergarten preparation, all three of these early childhood education options may come up.

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💡 How to Find the Best Preschool, Child Care & More

Winnie makes it easy to find the right program for your child. Just enter your zip code to see nearby providers on a map, compare prices, view photos, see parent reviews & more.

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🎓 Resources for Teachers & Caregivers

Welcome to Winnie! Get started at our provider page to create your free account and claim the child care listing for your program.