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Kate Gosselin Finally Lets Jon Gosselin Babysit While She Heads To Australia!

Tue, November 15, 2011 2:50pm EDT by Chloe Melas 48 Comments
Kate Gosselin

Kate Gosslin

Kate left her kids and new job behind to celebrate Steve Irwin day in Australia and a source tells that Kate let the kids stay with Jon because she can’t afford a babysitter anymore!

Kate Gosselin is doing her best to remain relevant in Hollywood but she’s barely holding on! can tell you that the mom-of-eight usually relies on a nanny to watch her eight children when she goes out of town, but this time she asked her estranged ex-husband Jon Gosselin to watch them. Is the apocalypse upon us?

“Kate knows she needs to be careful with her spending and is doing her best to cut back … that includes babysitters and nannies,” a source says. “Kate realizes that she will have to rely on Jon more even though she can’t stand it.”

But besides the fact that Kate is having to put her foot in her mouth after bashing Jon on national TV shows by saying he doesn’t watch the kids enough — could she be putting her brand new job on the line? Our source tells us that Kate left for Australia after just four days of starting at Can you believe it? We can!

“Kate wants a job in Hollywood and she’ll do anything to make sure she stays famous,” our source says. “Even if she might not be able to afford to go to Australia, she’ll do it anyway.”

Although Jon is thrilled to have the kids, our source goes on to tell us that Jon is annoyed that Kate waits until the last minute to tell him about her trips and it really puts him “on the spot” since he works a 9-5 job.

— Chloe Melas

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