Babysits Community Resources

Babysits Community Resources

Paper Garland
Do It Yourself

Paper Garland

From origami to airplanes, there are tons of DIYs that we can make just using paper! So, here is a DIY paper garland for young and old, which can be customized to your own inspiration and creativity.

DIY Maracas
Do It Yourself

DIY Maracas

Music can transport children to a new world, make them dance and smile. So, here are some steps you can take to make these DIY homemade maracas with your kids. Now, you and the children will always be ready to play along when you feel th...

DIY Coasters
Do It Yourself

DIY Coasters

These coasters are perfect for holding your child's favorite glass of hot chocolate or your coffee mug! Making these with your children will definitely bring color to your table!

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...

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 a...

Night routine for kids
Tips for Parents

Night routine for kids

After an exciting day, it can be very difficult for children to relax and get ready to go to bed in the evenings. To make this process a little bit easier and to bring some more routine into your everyday life, we have put together an ex...

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 stressf...

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...

Rainy Day Activities for Kids
Babysitting 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.....

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...

Babysitting an unruly child
Tips for Babysitters

Babysitting an unruly child

It isn't 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...