I'm going back to work next month and we're in a bind for healthcare. My dad just lost his job and is thinking about retiring. He offered to come stay with us for the summer and...
watch the boys while I work. It would help us save money (which we really need) and we're in a crunch to find day camps with space for both boys, too. It would only be 3 days a week, as DH is off during the week. What do you think about this? I love my dad and trust him implicitly--plus he's a lot of fun and lives far away, so I know it would be a great experience for my boys to spend time with him. But, do you think it would be awkward after awhile?? I also worry about my mom--she still works and travels a lot, so she'd be alone. They live too far away for him to travel back every weekend.
OP: See, if he lived close by enough to drive home in between, I'd love it! But we're a plane ride away. It would be from mid-June through mid-August. Although we are going away...(more)4-20-2018 10:55am