Chaos at Bedtime
This is a true life story which happened last night. I was babysitting a couple of kids whom i know very well and will babysit every school holiday. The youngest one can get very boisterous and sometimes tickling is the only way to get him to cooperate.
# Their names have been changed.
It was 9:45pm, coming up for bedtime. I send the two upstairs to get ready for bed, however, it was clear that getting them into bed by 10:00pm was not going to happen. Previously, we had been playing a game in the living room where one person has to be blindfolded and go around the room trying to find the other two. If they caught someone, that person then went into the middle and had to be blindfolded. After a while, 8 year old Luke was getting hyped up; throwing pillows across the room and almost knocking things over. By the time it was bedtime, he had decided to strip down naked and do a show which he believed was very amusing. However, for me and his 11 year old sister Ellie it wasn't qu