Need a full-time nanny? Check out our sister agency:   
1 year replacement guarantee   


Sitter Spotlight: Allie A.

“I have a calm energy, but can be really silly. I think those things are key in having kids want to be around you,” muses top-rated sitter Allie A.  Relatively new to Hello Sitter, Allie’s chill but creative vibe is quickly earning her fans among Hello Sitter families, who also appreciate her years of experience […]

New Restaurants in the Hamptons

With Hello Sitter Hamptons launching soon, we’re beyond excited for summer in the East End. The beach, the surf, the vibes, and, of course, the food. New restaurants in the Hamptons are always a thrill and this year’s openings are particularly noteworthy, what with the news that Eleven Madison Park would move their whole 100-plus […]

Sitter of the Month: Marilyn T.

With her long blonde hair and gorgeous singing voice, it’s easy to understand why kids confuse top-rated NYC  babysitter Marilyn T. with a certain Disney princess. But the Hello Sitter favorite is no ice queen. Marilyn consistently wins rave reviews from parents for her friendly, positive and helpful attitude, and the kids adore the attention […]

Sitter Spotlight Hamptons: Emma H.

She surfs, she rides, she’s easygoing and loves to be outside: Emma is  a Hamptons girl through and through. The Stony Brook grad, who begins law school in August, credits her five-year-old sister with keeping her in the loop when it comes to kid stuff. Emma offers a sneak peak at her babysitting style, plus […]

Where to Score a Last-Minute Reservation in NYC

It’s a rare occurrence for us parents, but there have been a few times when the stars align and we find ourselves with a group of friends who are all magically available to go out at the same time. And then reality sets in, where’s a large party going to land a last-minute reservation in […]

Sitter Spotlight: Georgia E.

“Dr. Seuss books contain wise life lessons,” New York native and Hello Sitter superstar Georgia shares in our interview. In addition to being a big fan of the notable author, the NYC babysitter sources children as largely inspirational to her: “I love working with kids because of their genuine nature. I believe you can learn […]

Are You Winning at the Mom-Thing?

If you’re anything like us, you’ve perhaps had the occasional (OK, more like frequent) moment of anxiety over your parenting skills. After all, it’s a huge responsibility, this whole “raising babies thing,” and given you only get one chance to get it right, we’d say the stakes are high – no pressure! While here at […]

Sitter of the Month: Natasha W.

If versatility and experience are qualities that you’re looking for in an NYC babysitter – then Natasha is your girl! Seriously adored – and we’re talking seriously – by parents, she’s one of our top ‘favorited’ sitters because of her professional, patient, and playful babysitting style. What’s particularly remarkable is how great she is with […]

Sitter of the Month: Melissa W.

When Lauren decided to start Hello Sitter she knew one thing, the sitters had to be fantastic. After all, Lauren’s original frustration with finding great NYC babysitters and quickly for that matter, was the inspiration to create Hello Sitter in the first place! Melissa – with a five-star parent rating and countless rave reviews – […]

Seven Things To Do With Kids Over Spring Break, In NYC

So, you didn’t book a trip to St. Barts (oh well!) or plan to be in Miami over the break (NBD!). Considering NYC is one of the most sought-after travel destinations ‘round the world, we’d say, it’s not such a bad place to be. As Easter egg hunts commence and the weather looks promising, enjoy […]