I know many mothers and caring nannies who have witnessed inappropriate behavior by other nannies they know on the playground, at a playdate, in stores or at school, but choose to keep their mouths shut due to fear or anxiety about how their comments might be received.
The babysitter tells me that Ida was missing me a lot. I awkwardly fork over a handful of cash. I've been in charge of a kid who just wanted to be with her parents, too. I've also been the kid who wanted to be with her parents. Now I'm the mother who was missed. It's hard.
Different studies point to the same result: for every hour of TV watched, kids run an increased risk of developing ADD, obesity or falling behind in class. Screen time is especially affects young children.