Category Archives: Babysitting Tips

First-Aid Neckolace

If a kid you babysit for falls and gets hurt a lot outside that this is a good thing to take with you! You will need: film container yarn antiseptic wipes band-aids important phone numbers poke a hole in the … Continue reading

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Weekly Tips 3# “Good Night”

When a child doesn’t want to go to sleep, try this: first, turn on some calm music. Next, sit with the child in her bed and start reading a book out loud. Gradually slow down how fast you are reading … Continue reading

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Story Time Game

Make up a funny story with a friend or group of friends. Provide a piece of paper and a pencil. The first person writes three words to begin the story (“She went to…). The next person adds three more words. … Continue reading

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Caramel Apples

Buy a bag of fresh green apples, wash them, and with the help of a parent ( Depending on how old you are like if you are 10 or 11 ask for help ) , dip them into melted caramel. … Continue reading

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Weekly Tips 2# “Life Size Board Game!”

Ask the kids what their favorite board game is. Then make a jumbo-sized version of it, using construction paper for the squares and cards. Set up the game throughout the house, and tell the kids that they are the game … Continue reading

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Weekly Tip 1# “Craft Time!”

I am starting a weekly tip thing so here is this weeks tip! This is also a craft! You will need: white paper squares child safe scissors glue glitter When you babysit during winter, help the kids make paper snowflakes. … Continue reading

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Good Kid Bucks

Before you go to your babysitting job, take small pieces of paper and make them look like money, but instead of writing the value, write “Good Kid Bucks.” Every time the children do something good, such as brush their teeth … Continue reading

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Silly Faces

Hi everyone,  Here is a tip for if the kids are fighting with each other. If the kids are fighting then put the kids who are fighting in chairs across from each other and have them make silly faces at … Continue reading

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Home Work Helper

Lots of kids that you babysit for go to school so when they get home from school they might need help with there home work.  So when they get home, ask if they need help with home work. Doing this … Continue reading

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Clean For Cash

Some people will pay extra money if you clean up,  so if you want extra money then clean up. At the very least, cleaning up will make it more likely that you will get invited back for another job, or … Continue reading

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