Welcome Philadelphia Babysitters and Parents!


Hello Philadelphia! Now that you have joined the UrbanSitter family, we thought we’d help you get to know each other a little better. Parents, there are many great reasons to get a babysitter and plan a date night in Philly this month. Take a look at these fun ideas we’ve tracked down, just a few […]

How About a Family Trip to Washington DC this Fall?


Our nation’s capital is an awesome place for a family get-away, especially in the fall when the humidity has subsided and the city is abuzz with excitement post-election. Surprisingly, Washington DC can be a relatively inexpensive family trip, as the majority of its many museums are free, and it’s pretty darn kid-friendly, too. Need another […]

Get Out and Vote!


While the date might have snuck up on you, it’s no surprise that Tuesday, November 6th is Election Day.  It really is your chance to have a say in your children’s future. This year’s presidential election may have more importance and relevance to you than any other presidential race in recent history. If you need […]

Talking to Kids about the Upcoming Election

Even little kids are likely to notice the growing excitement around the upcoming presidential election. Campaign signs, tv commercials and news coverage, bumper stickers and conversations about the candidate are abound. Don’t miss this great opportunity to teach your kids a bit about how our country selects leaders and to begin teaching them about good […]