3 Reasons To Hire An Event Sitter For A Convention

When it comes to conventions, no one ever thinks to hire a sitter, and for good reasons, too! Conventions aren’t usually kid-proof (it seems like there’s always some kind of alcoholic beverage somewhere nearby), they can be pretty long (especially in the eyes of a child) and kids don’t normally accompany their parents at conventions anyway. With all that being said, there are a lot of people who can’t go to a convention because they have kids and they feel {Read More}

What Parents Can Expect When Kids Are With Event Sitters

I know that dropping off the kids with a new sitter can sometimes be a bit of a struggle for mom, dad, and the little one. At Elegant Event Sitters, Inc. we try to make the drop-off experience as painless and tear- free as possible. Here are a few things you can expect for your little ones when they’re with event sitters. The absolute BEST sitters in the industry. All of our sitters are fun and experienced caregivers, required to {Read More}

Real Talk About Ratios (Tish Tips}

Over the years we’ve gotten requests for “a” sitter for a wedding.  During the initial consultation, I ask how many kids are expected to attend. The responses usually fluctuate between 5 and 10 children and I have to explain that “a” sitter just isn’t going to be an option.  Ratios are in place to ensure the safety of the children and the sanity of the caregiver. Each state has their own guidelines on how many adults can be responsible for {Read More}

Bringing Sick Kids to Events {Tish Tips}

It’s that time of year when sneezing and sniffles are just inevitable.  Parents are often faced with the dilemma of bringing their ill children to the event or staying home.  Understandably a difficult choice  when flights and hotel accommodations have been booked and paid for months in advance. You can’t miss your twin sister’s wedding, we get it!  We do several events a month and by far the winter months are the worst for us. Kids come in sick and {Read More}

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