Many Americans are concerned about the rising cost of health care. But what about the rising cost of childcare? What about poor access to affordable, reliable care?
I remember when our girls were little, I worked full-time (like many fathers) and my wife worked part-time. When we had our first child, we had a local teenager (18 years old) take care of Maya when Diane worked. It worked out okay for a while, but then our childcare provider started having major boyfriend problems. That was our first of many childcare crises.
Then we tried family daycare. Maya stayed with a... Read More