5 Favorite Pins for Parents – Summer Boredom Edition

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Conquer summer boredom with these five Pins that will inspire you to freshen up your home, shop for school, and keep your kids entertained, protected and fed. This week’s favorites from Pinterest: 1. Got a basic bathroom that needs some pizzazz but not prepared to break the bank? This stylish bath packs a punch with a […]

Five Favorite Pins for Parents

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You simply cannot miss UrbanSitter’s Pinterest favorites this week. Check these out and follow us on Pinterest for more inspired ideas for parents. PLAY. There’s something about outdoor playhouses and all the charm and possibility they suggest. We cannot get enough! You won’t want to miss this collection of favorites. EAT. The secret to the […]

Summertime Crafts for Kids

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When it’s too hot to play outside, bring the kids to the table for some fun, attention-grabbing crafts that make the most of rocks, paper and scissors. Go Fish! No one is left out on the fun of making little fishies. Big kids can tackle a more involved project like these adorable DIY Japanese Fish […]

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 […]

Cool Ideas for Keeping Preschoolers Busy on Hot Summer Days

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Summer is chock full of opportunities for entertaining and enriching little kids’  development through new experiences and activities. Check out these ideas for summer activities for the 3-5 year-old set. They’ll come in especially handy during the dog days of summer, headed our way. 1.  No-Stress, No Mess Water Play No pool or even a […]

8 Favorite Pins for Parents – First Day of Summer edition

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It’s the first official day of summer, and we couldn’t be more excited for extra long days and warm nights. This week, we’re featuring our favorite pins of the season — from fresh recipes to a how to on removing a splinter with baking soda. Follow UrbanSitter on Pinterest for more great pins for parents. […]

5 Ways a Babysitter Can Help This Summer

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Now that the kids are home from school for the summer, you’re faced with a whole different set of childcare needs. If you need full-time childcare for the summer, you likely have it covered by now. For the rest of us who could use a hand over the next few months, here are some helpful […]