Babysits Community Resources

Babysits Community Resources

Animal Masks
Do It Yourself

Animal Masks

It is easy and fun to make some cute animal masks with paper plates and markers! Whether you use them for celebrating a birthday, or just to entertain yourself some afternoon, children will love making this DIY and their cute new animal dis...

Origami Koala
Do It Yourself

Origami Koala

Origami originates from Japan and represents the art of folding paper to create figurines without glue. The koala isn’t the most common or popular origami figure to make, but it is really easy to make and very cute! So, how do you make an o...

DIY Airplane
Do It Yourself

DIY Airplane

Do you have an extra plastic water bottle lying around? A few pieces of construction paper? Then you can have a blast making this quick and easy airplane DIY for kids!

How to get ready in the morning
Tips for Parents

How to get ready in the morning

Getting up in the morning can be quite a struggle for all of us. However, kids morning routines can be even more challenging, with more stress and more things to prepare and that can’t be forgotten. This can be a very chaotic and stressful...

Helping children with homework
Tips for Babysitters • Tips for Parents

Helping children with homework

Helping a kid with homework is a moment that every parent will have to face sooner or later. But this isn’t only relevant for parents; babysitters may also find themselves helping a child with homework as well. However, in what ways can par...

Rainy Day Activities for Kids
Activities

Rainy Day Activities for Kids

Unfortunately, sometimes the weather makes it impossible to go play outside or take a planned trip with kids. In these cases, it can be hard to come to a consensus over what activity to do or come up with new activities as alternatives.. Lu...

6 Tips for Helping Kids Sleep
Tips for Parents

6 Tips for Helping Kids Sleep

Preparing a kid for bedtime can sometimes be quite a challenge. Some children just don't want to go to bed, or they have trouble relaxing and falling asleep. So, we've put together a few tips that can help parents and babysitters make a kid...

Babysitting an unruly child
Tips for Babysitters

Babysitting an unruly child

It is not always easy to take care of an unruly child while babysitting. This can be especially challenging when the child takes advantage of the absence of their parents in order to test your nerves and boundaries. Here are some tips for h...

Tasty fruits and vegetables!
Kids Recipes

Tasty fruits and vegetables!

How do you make eating fruits and vegetables fun for kids? We decided to let our creativity run wild and create fruit and vegetable animals! Follow the steps below and try it out with the children in your life! This way, the kids will get t...

What is the average price of a babysitter?
Tips for Parents

What is the average price of a babysitter?

Curious how much you should pay your babysitter or how much you should charge for babysitting services? Look no further! We have listed the average hourly babysitting rates charged by the babysitters in our community of 21 countries. The re...

Trusting your babysitter
Tips for Parents

Trusting your babysitter

Having to leave your children in the care of a babysitter for the first time can be incredibly unnerving for any parent. Check out the following tips to help make this process go smoothly for both you and the kids!

Free and printable coloring pages
Activities

Free and printable coloring pages

Almost every child you babysit will enjoy coloring! Surprise them with a fun and original coloring page to fill in. Babysits has a collection of different fun coloring pages for children of all ages. Coloring is not only a fun activity for...