sitters 22,Mar

Fun Outdoor Scavenger Hunt Printable for Kids

By Coralie Liberto

Parents love when babysitters have a list of fun activities kids can do that don't involve screentime. One of our favorite activities in the Spring is a walk or bike ride outside. Taking the fun outside burns off all that energy and adding fun games like an outdoor scavenger hunt sparks creativity and thinking! ⁠We made it easier to have some fun outside (while impressing the parents) with our Park Scavenger Hunt Printable. You READ MORE >

sitters 24,Feb

A Babysitter’s Guide to Getting Started on Bambino

By Coralie Liberto

Welcome to the Bambino Sitter Community! We want to make sure you have a safe and successful experience on Bambino. Your profile will be live after you receive your first recommendation! What does that mean? When your profile is "On," Parents in your community can send you sit requests. If you need to take a break or go on vacation and don't want to receive requests, just toggle the button to "Profile Off" on READ MORE >

sitters 04,Jan

6 Interpersonal Skills That Should Be On Every Babysitter’s Resume

By Coralie Liberto

Did you know babysitting is a wonderful resume enhancer? Babysitting not only helps you grow people skills, but develops skills that go beyond just child care. Whether you are a weekend sitter, babysit a few days a week, or work as a full-time nanny, you’ll learn important interpersonal skills that can be used in everyday life and as you advance on your career path.  6 Beneficial Soft Skills of a Successful Babysitter: Effective Communication READ MORE >

sitters 30,Nov

5 Online Babysitting Courses to Enhance Your Sitter Profile

By Coralie Liberto

Looking to enhance your Bambino sitter profile? One of the easiest ways to give yourself a boost is to take a babysitting course or earn a safety certification. Parents often look for sitters that are CPR certified or have child care training. It's important to highlight those qualifications in your bio to stand out to parents when they are looking for sitters for their children. For CPR and First Aid certifications, many cities and READ MORE >

sitters 30,Nov

5 Tips to Handle an Emergency While Babysitting

By Coralie Liberto

As a babysitter, you have to be prepared for everything. Emergencies can happen so it's important to be prepared. This doesn’t mean you need to be a registered paramedic (though that is a great qualification to highlight to parents if you are!), but you should know the actions to take should an emergency occur. Here at Bambino, we encourage Parents and Sitters to have open discussions so everyone feels comfortable. As a sitter, it's READ MORE >

newssitters 30,Nov

Earn Your December Refer-a-Friend Bonus!

By Coralie Liberto

We want to help you start 2022 with cash in your pocket. All you have to do is use Bambino Refer-a-Friend! Any sitter who refers 10 or more new sitters in December will receive a $100 bonus! Plus, we’ll award the sitter who has the most referrals an extra $200 to help start 2022 on the right foot.  Wondering how to refer a friend to Bambino? Open Bambino Go to My Account Use your READ MORE >

sitters 11,Jan

The Art of Tidying Up….for Families

By Bambino Sitters

Marie Kondo, author of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,  recently came out with her own Netflix show.  And while the book was met with rave reviews, many parents struggled with a lot of her ideas.  Things like only keeping items that “spark joy” - as if sippy cups and potty chairs “spark joy”! But it seems she does have a few tips that could work for a family like yours. Organize drawers the READ MORE >