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Babysitter Instructions for 1st Child vs. Babysitter Instructions for 4th Child

Babysitter Instructions for 1st Child vs. Babysitter Instructions for 4th Child

Monday, August 22, 2016 Adrian Wood Comments (1)

1. Bedtime at 6:30 (includes detailed meal plan, playtime, bath, sleep sack and then two books) vs. anytime after 9...
2. Please don't turn on the television while he is awake vs. he loves YouTube
3. Please make sure he plays with his baby dolls and cars vs. he likes water balloons and Rice Krispie treats
4. For lunch, he can have a salad with ranch dressing and a pimento cheese sandwich with grapes cut in half and peeled vs. Smucker's frozen pb&j and canned peaches (in heavy syrup)....
5. For dinner he can have an avocado, rotisserie chicken, chick peas and homemade apple sauce vs. he can just have whatever they don't finish....
6. I've put his clothes out vs. can you finish the laundry....
7. I'd rather you not take him in the car vs. do you have a license and here's the car seat...
8. Do you know CPR vs. if he chokes, he usually throws up...
9. He is really sensitive to loud noises vs. he's almost three and doesn't talk yet, but when in doubt, he loves Peppa Pig and Jessie...
10. We will be home by 9 vs. feel free to nap on the couch...

Moi commented on 31-Aug-2016 08:34 AM
Loved this! I wish I had kept instruction list of when it took GP, Mamie AND Rachel to be in charge of Thomas. ❤️

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