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Can you recommend a trustworthy baby sitter for us please?

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Can you recommend a trustworthy baby sitter for us please?

Hi

We are staying at Loggerhead Cay in March for a week with our children who are two and three.

We'd like to visit one or two of the restaurants everyone talks about, if we can find a baby sitter we can trust.

Does anyone have experience of using baby sitting services on the island, or have any recommendations for a particular person working for a baby sitting service that they could share?

Thanks in advance for your ideas...

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1. Re: Can you recommend a trustworthy baby sitter for us please?

We met the owner of Sanibel Braids last summer, she and her husband also help run the antique shop. She operates a babysitting service, here is the link to her website:

www.sanibelbraidsandhennatattoo.com/services

I have never used her services but she left a wonderful impression on our family.

The Sanibel Chamber of Commerce keeps a list of babysitters. They DO NOT check references, only supply the list for vacationers.

You may also want to check out sittercity.com, there is a current listing for an on Island sitter.

http://tinyurl.com/de324x

I haven't used a sitter on the Islands so I can't personally reccommend any of the above, just wanted to give you a starting point in your search.

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2. Re: Can you recommend a trustworthy baby sitter for us please?

Thanks Bean!! I have never heard of sittercity....great info. The braid/henna lady has also been written up in the island paper.

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3. Re: Can you recommend a trustworthy baby sitter for us please?

Thanks very much for your help Bean, we will follow up with the henna and braids lady.

Just in case, if anyone out there on the island is using someone they think is good and works for an agency, we'd be very grateful to hear - personal recommendations are always the best!

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4. Re: Can you recommend a trustworthy baby sitter for us please?

You might also try Children's Center of the Islands. 239 472 4538. Also Play and Learn Academy 2. 239 472 9848.

They might have some teachers that are certified (might want to do babysitting).

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5. Re: Can you recommend a trustworthy baby sitter for us please?

Thanks very much for your advice Rainstorm, we'll try these people too...

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