12 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Your Kids


Not sure how to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your little sweethearts? Here are 12 fun ways to make the day special for all of you: Make memorable meals. Holidays offer ideal opportunities to create traditions your kids will remember for life. Create signature dishes you have every Valentine’s Day here on out. Some yummy ideas […]

12 Things an Urban Mom Can’t Live Without This Summer

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From a one-line-a-day journal to classic Saltwater sandals and a beach-loving fouta, behold our 12 Mommy Must-Haves for Summer. Check out UrbanSitter’s Pinterest board: Summertime for more picks. This Summer’s Mommy Must-Haves 1. A fresh, throw-on outfit that gets you out the door in minutes. Summer is no time for fretting over what to wear or fighting […]

Round Up: Family Friendly July 4th Events, Fireworks and Festivities

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Don’t miss out on the loads of family fun and fireworks displays there are for the taking this July 4th. Here’s a round up of events in the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, San Diego, Chicago, Boston and NYC: SF BAY AREA 4th of July at the Berkeley Marina July 4, 2013 12 pm […]

Five Favorite Pins of the Week

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Don’t miss our favorite Pinterest finds of the week, chosen especially for parents. If you like them, follow UrbanSitter on Pinterest for more! 1. Loads of gals are going ga-ga for this swingy red skirt. And for good reason. If you haven’t seen it, click here and drool at its classic shape, nifty pockets, versatility, […]

Five Favorite Pins for Parents


Check out this week’s  Five Favorite Pins for Parents, and start following UrbanSitter on Pinterest for more! Your sweet little baby girl will look absolutely adorable in this demure top and bloomers from Flora and Henri, and even more irresistible if you stick her tootsies in these teenie, tiny red Mary Jane’s. How many times […]

Five Favorite Pins for Parents


We’re rounding up our favorite Pins for parents. Take a look at five favorites from this week, and don’t forget to follow us for more! 1. A welcome new snack idea to warm bellies on these last chilly days of the season. This English Muffin Hummus Melt is just right for after-school or as a […]

Five Pins to Check Out This Week

We’re featuring 5 must-see Pins of the Week for parents. For more great pins, follow UrbanSitter on Pinterest! 1. 25 One-Dish Chicken Dinners are just what you need to shake up your repertoire, and are just in time for the busy, Spring sports season that leaves little time for dinner prep or clean-up. 2. A whopping […]

UrbanSitter’s Easter Egg Hunt Round-up


It’s that time of year for Easter Egg Hunts and visits with the Bunny. Grab your camera, a basket for your kids and get in on the Spring-time fun. We’ve highlighted a few eggs hunts that look especially fun, and included links to help you find others in your area. San Francisco San Francisco – Spring […]