Sitter Spotlight: Lauren O.

Hello Sitter favorite Lauren O. moved to NYC to be an actor, but at Hello Sitter, she feels she already has a part: role model. And she doesn’t take that responsibility lightly. “[Kids] help me to be a better person in my day to day life,” she notes. “I hope that I can give back […]

Cool Things to Do in NYC in April 2018

We’re almost halfway through the month and the weather gods are finally incentivizing all New Yorkers (even parents!) to get out there and enjoy. We’d happily head out to any of these cool things to do in NYC this month, or anywhere, really (was winter extra long and snowy this year? Rhetorical!). Remember, choose Hello […]

Sitter Spotlight: Melanie R.

Brooklyn native and Hello Sitter superstar Melanie R. is all about kids. She focused on developmental psychology in undergrad, currently works at parent coaching nonprofit Power of Two, and is very clued in when it comes to knowing what kids need most. “At the end of the day, all children want is your full attention. […]

Date Nights That Make the Most of New York in Spring

We are so over winter and ready to shed some layers in what’s sure to be a glorious NYC springtime (it always is, eventually!). After months of date nights huddling inside, it’s always exciting to really go out and be reminded of all the city has to offer. We asked our friends at Eventbrite to […]

Cool Things to Do in NYC in March 2018

Here’s the truth about March: It can be a rough one. Like, why is it still cold?!  The good news: Spring is definitely around the corner, in fact it officially kicks off on March 20th, that magical equinox when the sun again ventures north of the equator. And while we know you’re super busy being […]

A Charmed Life

We absolutely adore the bug & bean LOVELETZ line of headbands, bracelets, and charms created by Hello Sitter user Faith R. With bug & bean, girls can mix, match, and swap cute charms and style their own looks, a brilliant idea as any parent of a tiny fashionista knows! Although her kiddos “help” her brainstorm […]

Exclusive Offers for Valentine’s Month

The shortest month of the year and so much to pack into it – always the case for parents, right? – and me/we time should certainly be a priority (again, always!). We have the experienced, fully vetted sitters you need, of course. And we also have a little something else for you, our lovely customers, friends, […]

Best Things to Do in NYC this February

As the shortest month of the year, February must have an inferiority complex, at least in NYC where of course there is no shortage of amazing things to do. Not to totally FOMO you, but here are just a few of the ways you could be making the most of these 28 sleeps… February Calendar […]

Sitter Spotlight: Taitea D.

Smart, funny, and a pro with kids: that’s Hello Sitter favorite Taitea D., a grad student who not only loves children, but also finds it super fulfilling to help said children’s parents! “The most deserving people in the world of some time off are parents and a little bit can go a very long way,” […]

Cool Lifestyle Blogs We Love

We’re back with another look at some of the amazing parents we’re lucky to call our customers. We gave you a peek at a few Hello Sitter users who make crave-worthy products in our holiday gift guide. Then there are the fashion and lifestyle bloggers who keep us up on trends, designers, and beauty products […]