Sensible Sitters Summer Babysitting & Nanny Tips

Sensible Sitters New York hosted our first Summer Babysitting Tips Seminar.  It was a wonderful seminar, attended by 10 of our amazing sitters. We were joined by Sae La Chin, founder of Say Bay Bee, who demonstrated car seat safety techniques.  We used the Orbit Baby G2 Infant Car Seat, part of their Stroller Travel read more…

Sitter Etiquette – first impressions last a lifetime

The wonderful thing about conversing with children is how easily topics flow from one thing to the next, without any judgment or sentence structure second-guessing. Children are notorious for saying exactly what is on their mind, whether they’re crafting a fictitious story about unicorns and aliens, or expressing exactly what a fellow classmate did to read more…

Rainy Day Activities

Prompted by Hurricane Sandy, we thought it might be fun to post some suggestions as to what to do on a home-bound Rainy Day.  We can only imagine that you have read your favorite books, constructed & deconstructed legos and watched a few of your favorite cartoons by now. So, here are some new ideas! read more…