Babysits Community Resources

Babysits Community Resources

Trusting your babysitter
Tips for Parents

Trusting your babysitter New

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 f...

Day out activities for kids
Activities

Day out activities for kids

Are you looking for a fun activity to get kids enthusiastic and keep them entertained? How about a day out? Day out activities can be a great, fun option for both you and the kids! If you’re babysitting, why don’t you ask the parents if...

8 important tips for your first time babysitting
Tips for Babysitters

8 important tips for your first time babysitting New

First time babysitting? Nervous about how it’s going to go? Well, have no fear! Check out our advice on how to be as prepared as possible for your first time babysitting.

First contact with the family
Tips for Babysitters

First contact with the family

Meeting the babysitting family for the first time can be exciting and nerve-racking. Here we provide tips on how to make the most out of the first contact with the family and make a good first impression.

Babysitting as a part time job
Tips for Babysitters

Babysitting as a part time job

Babysitting is perhaps the most fun job that there is! You get to play with children and can relax once they've been put to bed. With Babysits in particular, the job becomes even more enjoyable as you have control over your own working h...

The 4 best games to play outside
Activities

The 4 best games to play outside

Is the weather nice outside? Then why don’t you play with the children outdoors? Children tend to get bored when they are cooped up in the house all day, and nice weather provides a great opportunity to take the children for some fresh a...

Healthy vegetable garden recipe
Kids Recipes

Healthy vegetable garden recipe

Vegetable recipes for kids can be tough to find.. but how else can we encourage kids to eat more veggies? Try making this healthy vegetable "garden" on crackers! It makes eating raw vegetables more appealing to kids and lets them use the...

Homemade mini sausage rolls
Kids Recipes

Homemade mini sausage rolls

These "pigs in a blanket" or mini sausage rolls are a great, easy snack to make with children. The recipe only requires two ingredients, mini sausages/hot dogs and puff pastry, and is prepared in no time at all! Kids absolutely love thes...

Easy-peasy shortbread cookies
Kids Recipes

Easy-peasy shortbread cookies

Baking with kids can be a blast, so try out this simple, kid friendly recipe for shortbread cookies for a fun activity with yummy results! Keep things playful by trying out different cookie shapes or adding bits of raisins or chocolate t...