ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

30 Gift Ideas for Babysitters, Nannies and Child Care Workers

Updated on November 6, 2017

Having a good, trustworthy reliable babysitter, nanny or child care provider who takes great care of your children, while you work, do errands is worth more than you ever know and brings peace to your mind. Aside from paying her every week, you can treat her very well for her work. If your babysitter/nanny is a teen, a college student or an older adult, to express your gratitude, you can purchase a gift for her on those important days. Here are some gift ideas for a birthday during the holidays, thank you gifts and goodbye gifts.

If She Loves Jewelry

1. A Bracelet or Bangles are a great choice

There are different types like a charm bracelet, fashion bracelet, cuff bracelets, bracelet watches.

2. Fashion Jewelry Sets

These can consist of a pair of Earrings with a necklace or pendant. Types of earrings are plain earrings, fashionable earrings, colorful earrings. Some great places to get Fashion Jewelry Sets are Kohl's, JCPenneys, etc.

3. Another great idea is a Jewelry set so she can create all types of jewelry- can be found at Walmart, A.C. Moore or Michael's.




Book Lovers

4. Diary or journals and you can include bookmarks

5. A book that brings encouragement and inspirational messages according to the age of your nanny or child care worker. If she is a teen, someone in college or an adult, choose a book that is appropriate for her. If she has a favorite author, favorite type of book she enjoys like mystery, thrillers, romance or a favorite type of novel she likes to read, that can give you a good idea for a gift.

6. Bookstore Gift Card- at Barnes and Nobles, Borders, Books-A-Million, Amazon or any local bookstore in the area.

7. Scrapbook or memory book-This can be a scrapbook where she can add her own memories in her life and also put pictures of the children she supervises and the various activities they do and places they go.

Food and Drink Gifts

8. Travel Tumbler/Double Wall Tumblers with straw and lids- always great for hot and cold drinks.

9. Gift Card at Coffee Shop or where they serve great coffee- like Starbucks, Dunkin Donuts, Panera Bread, Joe's Mugg or a local coffee shop is great idea

10. Starbucks' new single-serve espresso machine

11. Food Gift Basket- filled with fruit, nuts, crackers, teas, chocolate, cheese, dried fruit or anything else.

12. If She Loves to Eat Out, a Restaurant gift Card- This can be either at casual restaurant like Pizza Hut, Dominoes, Papa Johns, Chick-A-fil, Panera Bread, Red Robin, Applebees, Ruby Tuesday, Cheesecake Factory or any other place.

13. Mug filled with jelly beans, chocolate, cookies or candy.

If She Loves to Cook/Bake

14. Gift cards from William Sonoma, Pampered Chef, Department Store- so she can purchase cooking utensils or small appliances.

15. Cookbooks- There is so much to choose. You can choose one from a TV chef, one that with quick meals, desserts, healthy cookbooks, etc.

16. Baked Items- this can either a tray of cookies, muffins, homemade breads,

17. Hot Chocolate Gift set or Coffee and Tea gift set- great gift for the holidays

Fashion Gifts

18. Scarf or Scarf and Gloves Set

These can be great if you live in a state or country where the weather is absolutely cold. Pick out a plain scarf or one with a great design and gloves to go around.

19. Gift card at a Clothing Store

If your nanny or babysitter loves to shop, a gift card at JCPenny, Sears, Marshalls, Old Navy, TJ Maxx, Forever 21, Belks, Dillards, Nordstroms or at an online store is a great idea.

20. Nail Polish Set or Gift Card for Manicure, or a Makeup Set




Keychains, Candles, Inspirational Art

21. Photo Frame Keychain

There are a variety of Keychains from a locket keychains, Compact mirror Keychains, state to state keychains that you can choose from.

22. Scented Candles or Candle Holder Set

Everyone loves candles to keep their room smelling awesome and fresh. Choose a very good scent like cinnamon, pumpkin spice, lavender, pomegranate, cranberry, island getaway, holiday scents.

23. Small Framed Art or Small inspirational plaque or if it is Christmas time, possible Christmas ornament- like an angel ornament, snowflake ornament, star, snowman, etc

24. Beautiful Picture frame with a photo of the entire family or just the children

Wall Art

Other Gifts

Other Gifts

25. iPhone cases and iPod Touch cases- there are Leather cases, plastic cases, Hard Cases skin case covers. You can choose either plain cases and cases with many different unique designs.

26. iTunes Gift Card if she loves music

27. Bath Gift set or single Body lotion, body wash, body spray and shower gel- something they always need.

28. Other Gift Cards- Movie Gift Card, Amazon gift card, Gas Card, or a Grocery store gift card- great for college students who live on their own.

29. Extra Bonus Money- this can be an extra $20 or more during the holidays

30. Give her something she likes based on a hobby you know of

If she likes to sew, get her sewing kit, if she likes music, dancing, singing, traveling, exercising, gardening, sports, then think of unique gifts in that area. Get to know your Nanny, Babsysitter or Child care Worker.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)