By Kerri Sheehan

Royal parents Prince William and Kate Middleton ventured out this Sunday to attend their local church for a service at Crathie Kirk, Balmoral. Prince Charles, Camilla, Prince Phillip and The Queen accompanied the first time parents, but their son Prince George stayed at home with his Nanny, Jessie Webb. This is the couple’s second time leaving baby behind during an outing. The first time came when they attended The Tusk Conservation Awards at The Royal Society in London on September 12th. According to, an eyewitness said that the pair, “Looked very relaxed together,” during the event.

How do you know how often to leave your child with a babysitter?

Cupid’s Advice:

New parents are always hesitant about leaving their little bundle of joy for the first time. Let Cupid help you decide how often to leave your child with a babysitter:

1. For date nights: It’s important to have kid-free date nights at least once or twice a month for the sake of your relationship with your partner. They will help strengthen your bond and improve your family as a whole.

2. When necessary: Sometimes life happens and you’re forced to leave your child with a baby sitter even when you may not want to. This doesn’t make you a bad parent. Just roll with the punches and find a sitter that you trust.

3. During special events: Not many people are fond of having a newborn attend their wedding. For special events like this it’s okay to leave you child at home with a baby sitter.

How often do you leave your child with a baby sitter? Share below.