Category Archives: Fun Night!

Treasure Stones

If you are planing a treasure hunt for the kids you are babysitting for, then this is something you can use as the prize! You will need: 1 cup flour 1 cup used coffee grounds 1/2 cup salt 1/4 cup … Continue reading

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Ghost In The Graveyard

A fun game to play before bed is ghost in the graveyard because it is best to play in the dark! You will need: a base ( a tree if outside or a couch if inside) A flashlight lots of … Continue reading

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Menu

A fun thing to do if you are making a meal for the kids is to make a menu of things that they have. That way the kids can order what they want like if they were in a restaurant! … 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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20 Questions

Here is a cool game that i know the kids will love! write down some things on sticky notes. ( All in the same categories ( Animals, celebrities, etc.) . ) gather some kids ( 3 or more recommended ) … 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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