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The Parent Network Blog by Destination Sitters is a great way to build a community of parents. Our blog offers tips on parenting, kids in the kitchen recipes, art & crafts, and traveling with children advice, which makes life a little easier and a whole lot more fun.

Destination Sitters, is a hotel babysitting, wedding and event childcare company. Run by professionals with combined 50+ years of business experience in a variety of fields. CEOs and entrepreneurs in fields such as international trade, government, design & construction, onscreen television personality, and sales & marketing, among others. We hold degrees from Harvard, Stanford MBA, Stanford Law School, the University of Cambridge, etc. We are parents too and want to share our years of experience with you, our readers.

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About the Author: Yvonne Wonder

As the founder and managing director of Destination Sitters, LLC, a national hotel and event babysitting service, and the mother of two children, I strongly believe that family comes first. I personally needed babysitting when I moved to San Diego 14 years ago. Like most parents, I assumed there were standards for temporary babysitting; in reality, there are no state standards or licensing requirements for temporary babysitting. The idea for Destination Sitters was born! I wanted to Give Parents Peace of Mind® when traveling with their children, so I created strict screening requirements for the sitters we refer. There is nothing like the peace of mind that comes from getting great professional help to care for your children, especially when traveling away from home. I and my partners, along with our office staff, have that one goal in mind with everything we do. Through the years of working with children, I have been inspired to write three books, and this blog for parents’ and children’s wellbeing. I believe the best way to teach a child is leading by example, with love, honesty, integrity, compassion, perseverance, and personal responsibility. Learning these values and teaching children that all women and men are equal will encourage them to dream big to be anything they want to be! An entrepreneur for over 35 years, I previously spent years running a construction and design company with two offices in California and built million-dollar estates and remodeled existing ones. For three and half years, I was one of the primary designers on HGTV’s Curb Appeal. I have also been published in books, magazines and newspapers, and have been a featured designer in multiple showcase houses.

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