The Perfect Father's Day Gift? Getting Outdoors

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New survey reveals how kids like to spend their time with dad

With Father's Day approaching, a new survey is shedding light on what kids enjoy most when it comes to spending time with dad. The survey conducted by , the premier source of trustworthy family care options, reveals that "Getting Outdoors" ranks number one as the activity of choice for kids and dads.

With 34% of respondents choosing "Getting Outdoors," the trend appears to indicate that Father's Day is a great time for dads and their kids to hike, bike, go fishing and get outside for some fresh air. Not far behind in second place, 31% of survey respondents answered that they prefer "Just Hanging Out" with dad as their favorite way to spend time together. The remaining survey respondents answered as follows: 16% selected "Playing Sports," 14% selected "Watching Movies or TV," 3% selected "Cooking," and 2% selected "Going Shopping."

The survey was conducted on the website with a total of 359 respondents contributing to the final results.    

Launched in May 2007, helps families to find babysitters, nannies, tutors, senior care providers and pet sitters through a national network of trusted providers. With local search options currently available in more than 40 major cities across the United States, provides members with pre-screened provider profiles, free background checks, recorded references and provider ratings.

For more information on how to find child care, tutoring, senior care, pet care and housekeeping using, visit

About ( is the premier source of trustworthy care options for children, pets and elderly parents. The company provides a simple and safe way for families and individuals to manage their care needs. offers a full breadth of subscription-based services-child care, tutoring, senior care, pet care and housekeeping-to address the lifecycle of specific care needs, while providing free background checks and a suite of tools and resources for selecting the best care possible. The company was founded in 2006 with a mission to help people achieve a more balanced life through smart care connections.

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