Air Date: 06/26/12 Sometimes what you can afford in child care and what is best for your child doesn't match up. Child care is a fact of life in many families today. Many families have two working parents and unless the child is old enough to take care of themselves, child care is a necessity. And fortunately, studies have shown child care isn't damaging to your child's development. Child care can be breathtakingly expensive. But cost shouldn't always be the focal ppoint in choosing a good day care facility. Often times, the adage is true "you get what you pay for." This week Cheryl talks about the cost effectiveness of a stay at home parent and different choices in child care. Parenting with Cheryl Erwine airs every Tuesday morning on 88.7 FM, KUNR, and can be reached at 775-331-6723 or firstname.lastname@example.org.