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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-21-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 219
Posted By rhondawarren
Thank you so much! I am super blessed. My...

Thank you so much! I am super blessed. My pregnancy was high risk for many reasons so the entire pregnancy was very scary. But ... she made it and is really healthy :) I feel very, very blessed.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-21-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 219
Posted By rhondawarren
Thanks so much for the info :)

Thanks so much for the info :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-21-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 219
Posted By rhondawarren
Thanks so much!! I am now looking into CPR &...

Thanks so much!! I am now looking into CPR & First Aid certification and some online classes as well :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-21-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 219
Posted By rhondawarren
Thanks so much!! Guess I should share a picture...

Thanks so much!! Guess I should share a picture of my little angel :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-21-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 219
Posted By rhondawarren
Safe Sleep Class - Done :)

I just recently gave birth to baby #4. I decided since they were having a Safe Sleep Class in my area that this would be a great time for me to do the class. The class was free, I have a newborn and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-21-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 496
Posted By rhondawarren
I love my job for MANY reasons :) The number one...

I love my job for MANY reasons :) The number one reason would be that it allows me to be home with my children. Another important reason is because I absolutely love working with kids and making an...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-16-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
Thank you very much! That helps clear up things...

Thank you very much! That helps clear up things :)

I was thinking about getting licensed but ... I do not currently have my GED so I would have to cross that hurdle. Another is where I live we...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-16-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
Do you happen to know the link I would go to??...

Do you happen to know the link I would go to?? :confused:

Also do you know if you are unlicensed do they change the number of children you are able to watch if you get onto the food program? :eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-15-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By rhondawarren
Yeah I wouldnt do it either if they changed your...

Yeah I wouldnt do it either if they changed your limit because I have five daycare spots and three kids of my own and am pregnant with #4. So no thanks if thats the case either.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-15-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By rhondawarren
Oh okay. I would never run an illegal one. My...

Oh okay. I would never run an illegal one. My state allows 5 unrelated children so I am also running a legal in home day care. :) I am checking on the food program too. I have a lady that is suppose...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-15-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By rhondawarren
What is a trustline certificate?

What is a trustline certificate?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-15-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By rhondawarren
What is "legally unlicensed"?

What is "legally unlicensed"?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-14-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By rhondawarren
Thank you so much!! :)

Thank you so much!! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-14-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By rhondawarren
Really? I wonder who I would contact? What is the...

Really? I wonder who I would contact? What is the actual name of the food program?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-14-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By rhondawarren
I thought you did. Someone told me you could be...

I thought you did. Someone told me you could be registered unlicensed and be on a smaller version of the food program but I thought you had to be licensed. So thought I would check it out. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-14-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 280
Posted By rhondawarren
How Big Is Your Playground?

How big is your Day Care Playground?

I am working on getting my daycare ready that we built onto the side of our home. So, I am also wanting to start working on a fenced in playground. I was...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-14-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 489
Posted By rhondawarren
Food Program - Question??

Does anyone know if you have to be licensed to be on the Food Program?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-14-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
I wouldn't say all the luck :) seeing that in...

I wouldn't say all the luck :) seeing that in order for me to get licensed I have to go through zoning and meet in front of a board. So making the decision as to whether or not its worth me doing is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-14-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
That bites :( What state do you live in?

That bites :( What state do you live in?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-14-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
Don't you have to be licensed in order to...

Don't you have to be licensed in order to participate in the food program?

My children do not count. In the state of Indiana as an unlicensed provider I am allowed to keep 5 unrelated children at...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 471
Posted By rhondawarren
Makes perfect sense and you see it like I do. I...

Makes perfect sense and you see it like I do. I figure if I "offer" 12 hours a day then 12 hours a day is what they will take. I have three children of my own and am 5 months pregnant so have an...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 471
Posted By rhondawarren
Cool I was thinking about being open from 6 am to 6...

I was thinking about being open from 6 am to 6 pm. Then during our initial interview going over the hours needed by the family and allowing them 10 hours during that time. But most of the providers...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By rhondawarren
Thanks bunches!

Thanks bunches!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By rhondawarren
Day Care Cots

Does anyone know of a good place to get affordable stackable daycare cots?
I would like to get 5-6 of them but wondering where the best place to get them is?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 471
Posted By rhondawarren
Thanks everyone! That makes perfect sense! I...

Thanks everyone! That makes perfect sense! I think 10 hours per day is WAY fair too. A couple of girls I know that babysit do the 12 hours and let them come and go as they please during those hours....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 791
Posted By rhondawarren
We just finished building our new house so I am...

We just finished building our new house so I am working on my new rates for my new area that we live in. This is what I will be charging ...

I don't charge by the day, I charge by the week simply...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 471
Posted By rhondawarren
Hours & Late Fee's Opinions ...

We have just finished building our home and are all moved in. We have created a daycare onto our home and I am getting the room ready to open.

So ... we are now in a different location so I am...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 201
Posted By rhondawarren
Thank you all so much!!!! :hug:

Thank you all so much!!!! :hug:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 201
Posted By rhondawarren
Logging Attendance - Sign in and out?

I am currently an unlicensed provider but was thinking about starting to use some type of attendance logging program instead of just a sign in and out sheet. Does anyone know of anything like that?? ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
No, once you are licensed you can keep 12 and I...

No, once you are licensed you can keep 12 and I believe if you have an assistant it may be a couple more. If it were only six I probably wouldn't consider it.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
LOL, I hear ya! That is why its tough for me to...

LOL, I hear ya! That is why its tough for me to make the decision about getting licensed. They don't make it easy. I have to go to planning and zoning to obtain a Specialty Use Petition and all kinds...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
Thanks so much! I just got a call from our...

Thanks so much! I just got a call from our Licensing Consultant in our county and she said that my children do NOT count toward my five either! I can legally watch five children unrelated to me since...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
Okay .... I called the Licensing Consultant for...

Okay .... I called the Licensing Consultant for my county. She said that as an unlicensed day care none of my children will count against my five. That would only change if I were to become licensed....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
Okay, thanks Leigh!

Okay, thanks Leigh!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 904
Posted By rhondawarren
Unlicensed Day Care Question ...

Okay ... I need someone that can answer this for me.

I am currently an unlicensed child care provider. I recently built a new home with a child care room on it and am getting the room in my new...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By rhondawarren
Well I asked my doctor about that ... doing it...

Well I asked my doctor about that ... doing it while I am already in there. She said sometimes they do, other times they wait until during that time. She said it is much more painful to do it after...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 426
Posted By rhondawarren
That is strange ... As for us we will only...

That is strange ...

As for us we will only have people that we know very well in our group. That way we can just share some forms, concerns, etc with each other. I think it will be great to have...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 426
Posted By rhondawarren
Thanks for the info :) I believe we all already...

Thanks for the info :) I believe we all already charge the same rates simply because its the going rate for around here. We will only have a few of us in the group, the group will be private and most...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 426
Posted By rhondawarren
I am pretty sure that we all already charge the...

I am pretty sure that we all already charge the same rate. It is just the going rate around here in our area.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By rhondawarren
That is great to hear :) My biggest concern...

That is great to hear :)

My biggest concern I think is that during the six weeks after delivery at some point we are planning on me going back in to have my tubes tied. So not only will I be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 06:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 426
Posted By rhondawarren
LOL on the weird part ... I hear ya :) The...

LOL on the weird part ... I hear ya :)

The cool thing about our area is a few of us are even related :) We are distant cousins and we all kind of talk anyways about us providing childcare. I think...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 426
Posted By rhondawarren
Working Closely With Other Childcare Providers In Your Area?

Good Morning ladies,

I wanted to ask some opinions on this. We live in a very small town. I use to live in the city but, I closed my in home daycare there so that we could build our final home in...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By rhondawarren
Okay ladies .... I was talking to my sister...

Okay ladies ....

I was talking to my sister whom also provides childcare out of her home in the same area that I will be providing childcare. She came up with a great idea! She said why don't I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-31-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By rhondawarren
Yeah, I know. I talked to my doctor about it. She...

Yeah, I know. I talked to my doctor about it. She said they sometimes will do that but, it is more painful so they like to do it sometime during that six weeks after you deliver. I think she may...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-31-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By rhondawarren
That is a great idea too. I will give all of...

That is a great idea too. I will give all of these ideas some thought and try to figure out the best for our family and myself. :) likethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-31-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By rhondawarren
Thank you all very much!! I REALLY appreciate the...

Thank you all very much!! I REALLY appreciate the advice. I do believe that waiting would be the best idea but, I do like the idea of only taking on a couple of kids maybe to have some income coming...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-31-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By rhondawarren
Trying To Decide ... Need Advice ...

I was providing childcare early last year. I let all of my kids go so that we could move and build our new home. Our new home has a daycare built into our new home.

Our home is FINALLY built!!!!!!...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-18-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 392
Posted By rhondawarren
Thank you all sloop much! Its been my dream for...

Thank you all sloop much! Its been my dream for awhile. So when my husband mentioned us moving and building our own home I thought ... perfect opportunity!!! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-18-2013, 04:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 392
Posted By rhondawarren
Thank you SO MUCH!! It has been a very long...

Thank you SO MUCH!! It has been a very long process since May. We have been living with family to build our home so all of our stuff has been packed up that long. It sure makes you realize how...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-18-2013, 04:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 392
Posted By rhondawarren
Talking My New Day Care Is Almost Done!!!

I am getting SUPER excited! Back in May I was babysitting out of my home. I made the decision to drop all of my babysitting kids and put my little DC career on hold so we could build our new home....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-15-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,367
Posted By rhondawarren
Hilarious!!!! :) Thanks for sharing!

Hilarious!!!! :) Thanks for sharing!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-14-2013, 05:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By rhondawarren
Awesome thanks!! I am currently unlicensed (not...

Awesome thanks!! I am currently unlicensed (not sure yet if I will get licensed or not). I am in the process of building our new open, we are almost finished and I can then reopen my Family Child...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By rhondawarren
Minute Menu

Can unlicensed providers use Minute Menu??
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2013, 07:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By rhondawarren
That makes sense :) I wanted to be sure that I...

That makes sense :) I wanted to be sure that I understood it correctly.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,174
Posted By rhondawarren
I use to be open 11 to 12 but I'm reopening my...

I use to be open 11 to 12 but I'm reopening my daycare in my new home so figuring out how I want changes I should make this time.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2013, 06:27 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,804
Posted By rhondawarren
Normally I tell them you don't have to actually...

Normally I tell them you don't have to actually sleep but you will need to lay down quietly while the others nap. Normally ... they fall right to sleep too :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,174
Posted By rhondawarren
Hours Open

How many number of hours are you open for childcare? 10, 11 or 12?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By rhondawarren
Contracted Hours ?

I've seen others talk about "contracted hours" can someone explain what is meant by this?

Is it the hours they state they need childcare when they first start on their contract?

Is it best to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-06-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 448
Posted By rhondawarren
That is actually a GREAT idea!!!

That is actually a GREAT idea!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-06-2013, 08:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 785
Posted By rhondawarren
Late pick ups

How do you handle late pickups?? Do you allow a grace period of a few minutes and then charge late fee?

What type of fee do you charge for a late fee??
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-06-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 448
Posted By rhondawarren
Hours of Operation

I closed my home day care a few months ago so that we could move and build a new home. We are almost done building so I am now trying to figure out my new hours etc. My home day care will be in a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-04-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,491
Posted By rhondawarren
That's why I tell them I prefer cash :) and ......

That's why I tell them I prefer cash :) and ... at the start of the week!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-04-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 567
Posted By rhondawarren
Join the crowd!!!! I LOVE it! I'm super addicted....

Join the crowd!!!! I LOVE it! I'm super addicted. I have several boards because we are building a house and building my daycare onto the house so I am getting tons of awesome ideas!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-25-2013, 04:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,978
Posted By rhondawarren
Awesome! Thanks!!!

Awesome! Thanks!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-25-2013, 04:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By rhondawarren
You're welcome! I "dreamed" about this place for...

You're welcome! I "dreamed" about this place for a long time. We took a huge leap leaving our old home and living first in a camper then into my moms house while we build. So now ... we are living at...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-25-2013, 04:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By rhondawarren
I definitely will! We are getting electric,...

I definitely will! We are getting electric, plumbing and all that done. Then we can start the fun stuff like drywall, color and organizing!! happyface
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-24-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By rhondawarren
We were living in a beautiful large house but I...

We were living in a beautiful large house but I still had no specific place for providing childcare. I used my living room, a spare room for napping and my home kitchen, bathroom etc. It worked out...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-24-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By rhondawarren
We built mine to be 22ft long and about 11ft...

We built mine to be 22ft long and about 11ft wide. In addition to that it also has a built in bathroom. This way my daycare kids would have a bathroom. It will also have a mini fridge so I can plan...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-24-2013, 10:11 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,755
Posted By rhondawarren
Unlicensed Day Cares are not illegal as long as...

Unlicensed Day Cares are not illegal as long as they are following the guidelines for an unlicensed Day Care. What exactly made you think that she was providing illegal care? Some people choose not...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-24-2013, 09:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 665
Posted By rhondawarren
How Big Is Your In Home Day Care?

Hi Everyone,

We are actually in the process of building a new house! In the house I included a Day Care room with its own entry door. I am trying to find out how big everyone's rooms are so that I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-08-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 320
Posted By rhondawarren
Online Training for Child Care Providers

Has anyone taken classes at the Child Care Lounge? If so what was your experience and was it worth it?

http://www.childcarelounge.com/
Forum: Forms - Uploads 03-08-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,498
Posted By rhondawarren
Great!! Thanks for sharing!!

Great!! Thanks for sharing!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-20-2012, 06:09 AM
Replies: 1,758
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 125,866
Posted By rhondawarren
Thanks so much! I couldnt believe them! They...

Thanks so much! I couldnt believe them! They thought they could just pay me when and what they wanted to. But Im sorry .... it doesnt work that way not with me or any other "real" daycare they call....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-20-2012, 05:47 AM
Replies: 1,758
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 125,866
Posted By rhondawarren
Had to let go of another family today. Had a new...

Had to let go of another family today. Had a new family start last week on Wed. They agreed to pay me $60 for that week and then the next week we agreed that on Friday they would pay me for that week...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-12-2012, 05:57 AM
Replies: 1,758
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 125,866
Posted By rhondawarren
Ahhhh they just now called me (guess the dad is...

Ahhhh they just now called me (guess the dad is done sleeping now). She was going to be here at 9am and picked up at 12pm ((this was the new schedule they came up with on their own today)). Now its...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-12-2012, 05:33 AM
Replies: 1,758
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 125,866
Posted By rhondawarren
Thanks so much! My time is super important to me....

Thanks so much! My time is super important to me. I have three kids, they are on summer break so every moment that I can that I am not babysitting or working on my business then I like to spend that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-12-2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 1,758
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 125,866
Posted By rhondawarren
GM Everyone! Gotta love providing childcare...

GM Everyone!

Gotta love providing childcare on weeks like this one. I had gotten a little frustrated with the whole babysitting because, it seemed like I got people that did not want to pay,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-20-2012, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By rhondawarren
Pretty Cool Place That Allows You to Accept CC

Has anyone ever seen this or used it?
http://payments.intuit.com/products/basic-payment-solutions/mobile-credit-card-processing.jsp

Its for being able to accept Credit Cards.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-19-2012, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1,758
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 125,866
Posted By rhondawarren
Could be. I wonder what is more important to some...

Could be. I wonder what is more important to some parents when the price is the main concern. I think Id be looking more at the type of care they would receive. But some parents ... the cheaper the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-19-2012, 07:16 AM
Replies: 1,758
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 125,866
Posted By rhondawarren
Yeah I know. I dont see how people do that for...

Yeah I know. I dont see how people do that for that low of a rate when we only have a certain number of spots available. Not to mentian feeding them etc. She probably made it up because I do not know...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-19-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,703
Posted By rhondawarren
Kindergarten, Kindergarden ... Tomato Tomata JK :D

Kindergarten, Kindergarden ... Tomato Tomata JK :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-19-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 1,758
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 125,866
Posted By rhondawarren
A lady text me late last night asking about my...

A lady text me late last night asking about my rates. She said that she is starting a new job on Monday and would need a sitter for M-F 5:30am to 5pm for her 2 year old son.

My normal hours are...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-18-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,143
Posted By rhondawarren
I just received my business cards!!! Time to...

I just received my business cards!!! Time to start promoting!! Yay!!! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 901
Posted By rhondawarren
LOL Hilarious "i can go on and on but then maybe...

LOL Hilarious "i can go on and on but then maybe i should just get a marriage counselour".

Dont worry ... we all are.

Hi My name is Rhonda Warren and I am addicted to DayCare.com :)

Its...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,144
Posted By rhondawarren
how would they like it if I opened the door one...

how would they like it if I opened the door one day and just announced "oh I am not going to open on time. see you in an hour!"...:D likethislikethislikethislikethislikethislikethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2012, 05:51 AM
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Views: 408
Posted By rhondawarren
I had a brother and sister a few weeks ago that I...

I had a brother and sister a few weeks ago that I had to let go because of that, their behavior, the late pick ups and early drop offs. They were at my house sometimes 10 hours a day and would pick...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,018
Posted By rhondawarren
Just another update ... Well, she had her...

Just another update ...

Well, she had her parents watch the little boy on Friday since he had been out all week.

So Sunday I wrote her a text wishing them a Happy Easter and that I hoped the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-06-2012, 10:48 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,018
Posted By rhondawarren
I have written in my contract that they agree...

I have written in my contract that they agree that they are to pay for their child's spot whether or not their child is there simply because I have reserved an entire spot for their child. But .......
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-06-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By rhondawarren
When it goes into your account where does it go?...

When it goes into your account where does it go? Your bank account or an account like paypal? How does that work?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-06-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By rhondawarren
Does Anyone Use Minute Menu Software?

I downloaded the free trial and am thinking of upgrading. I'd like to hear in what ways it's been useful ti your Daycare business :)


Also wondering if u accept payments through their billing is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-06-2012, 07:47 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,872
Posted By rhondawarren
I would be highly ticked off if someone came on...

I would be highly ticked off if someone came on into my house! Very strange, I would never do that to someone. That is just weird and she should have felt strange about it because the truth is ......
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-06-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,018
Posted By rhondawarren
Well ... I thought Id drop by with an update this...

Well ... I thought Id drop by with an update this morning on my MIA family for childcare.

After me texting the DCK mom at almost 3pm yesterday and her telling me that her kids may or may not being...
Forum: Curriculum 04-05-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,492
Posted By rhondawarren
Wow!!! You sound just like me!!! :) Thats...

Wow!!! You sound just like me!!! :)
Thats what Ive always thought. But I wondered if I needed to offer a pre-school program in order to be competitive in Child Care so to speak. None of the...
Forum: Curriculum 04-05-2012, 01:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,492
Posted By rhondawarren
Thats wonderful. :) I wish you the best of luck!!

Thats wonderful. :) I wish you the best of luck!!
Forum: Curriculum 04-05-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,492
Posted By rhondawarren
Girl your not going to discourage me .... I...

Girl your not going to discourage me .... I already know lol. Ive done it this entire school year. So believe me I totally hear you there. But ... its gotten easier. It was really tough in the...
Forum: Curriculum 04-05-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,492
Posted By rhondawarren
These are all important things to learn too :) ...

These are all important things to learn too :)

My children didnt attend pre-school because I felt kindergarten was early enough for them to go to school. Of course my children never stayed with a...
Forum: Curriculum 04-05-2012, 01:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,492
Posted By rhondawarren
Hi Amy, My children are attending Indiana...

Hi Amy,

My children are attending Indiana Connections Academy which is an online public school. Maybe you should check them out?? I really love the school. The teaching kindergarten myself was a...
Forum: Curriculum 04-05-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,492
Posted By rhondawarren
My children have always attended traditional...

My children have always attended traditional public school. So this was our first year doing any type of homeschooling at all. They attend INCA. My youngest is in kindergarten, he is learning to read...
Forum: Curriculum 04-05-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,492
Posted By rhondawarren
Do Any Of You Provide Child Care Without Providing A Pre-School Program?

I am just curious as to whether any of you provide childcare but do not provide a pre-school program?

I provide Unlicensed In Home childcare and I do not currently have a "Pre-School Program" in...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-05-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,167
Posted By rhondawarren
I am open from 7:30am - 5:30p, which comes out to...

I am open from 7:30am - 5:30p, which comes out to ten hours a day. I was open from 7am - 6:30p but that was way to long and was cutting into my family time. So ... I now close at 5:30p.
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