What do you think?
**i wouldn't offer him free rent for being there- sorry for the confusion. My original plan was to ask one of my friends if they wanted to babysit for 8-12 hours a week in exchange for free rent. His schedule doesn't sync up with mine well enough that I wouldn't still need a sitter anyway.
If he moved in he'd be paying half of everything .
A lot of you have also asked about bringing home dates- we both agree that we don't want anyone in the home where our children live for at least six months so if one of us did start dating we'd have enough time to figure it out before it became an issue.