Just the other day, I received an email from a babysitter asking for help on how to get kids to read. She said she had been hired as a summer nanny for an eight year old boy named Jacob. The
Dear Babysitting Lady – Entertaining Kids You don’t need much to entertain little kids. Don’t worry if the child doesn’t have many toys or if you go somewhere and can’t bring much extra to play with. Your imagination is sometimes
So you’ve taken a babysitting class, have CPR & First Aid training, and now you’re ready to babysit – but how do you find babysitting jobs? If you are 18 or older, you can sign up for free on an
I had a reader ask me this question recently and I know she is not the only one out there with this issue. How do you entertain hyper kids? First of all, some kids who are perceived as hyperactive actually
Parents often purchase parental controls for their televisions and computers to help keep their kids safe from online predators or from viewing inappropriate material. But, that’s not the type of “television safety” I’m discussing here. Typically, when new parents childproof
Most of the time, parents know what is best for their child compared to what a teen babysitter thinks is best. But on more than one occasion I have seen parents give bad advice to a babysitter concerning their child.