Go Outside! 10 Fun Activities to Get Your Kids Moving Outdoors


Now that your kids are back in school and likely spending a sizable part of their day in after-school activities or riding along in carpool, it’s important to make time to get outside to play. Experts recommend toddlers receive an hour of daily physical play that includes time outdoors. Older children, ranging from preschool to […]

Super Cool After-School Activities You Won’t Want to Miss

We’ve surveyed the afterschool landscape in search of the hippest, hottest, most fun extracurricular activities for your preschool and early elementary-aged children. And we’ve scored! Some of these activities look so thrilling, you’ll want to check out their adult classes, too! Classes fill quickly, so take your pick and get your kid on the roster […]

UrbanSitter’s Back to School Handbook: Part 2 – Send Them Back to School in Style


We’ve made your back-to-school shopping list as easy as clicking on our favorite pins and deciding which you’ll choose to outfit and arm your little one for the new school year. Whether he or she is off to preschool or grade school, we’ve got you covered with super cute, hard working staples. Check out our […]

Start the School Year Off on the Right Foot: 3 Strategies to Tame Morning Chaos


With a new school year right around the corner, we’re working on the UrbanSitter Back-to-School Handbook. Our guide will help you ease into fall, step by step, without the stress and with plenty of confidence and style. This week, we show you how to tame morning chaos before it starts. We’ve identified three challenges that […]