Daycare.com ForumDaycare Insurance Daycare Insurance LIST YOUR DAYCARE!

FIND A DAYCARE!

Facebook


Go Back   Daycare.com Forum > Main Category > Daycare Center and Family Home Forum

Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Daycare Center and Family Home owners, Directors, Operators and Assistants should post and ask questions here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-19-2010, 05:56 AM
MommyMuffin's Avatar
MommyMuffin MommyMuffin is offline
Daycare.com Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 825
Default DCK Influencing Daughter

Small little vent....
My dcb 2.6 yo sucks him thumb all the time. My daughter does not and still uses nuk at night...about to break that habit after christmas.
Lately my daughter has started to suck her thumb because she watches dcb.
I have now been taking his and her thumb out of his/her mouth and saying "yucky."
Has anyone had similar situation and how do you handle it?
If the parents are okay with it that is one thing but I dont want to influence the rest of the daycare.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-19-2010, 06:01 AM
My Daycare's Avatar
My Daycare My Daycare is offline
Daycare.com Member
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Illinois
Posts: 236
Default

One of my sons sucked his thumb for 4 years. I should have given him a paci when he was little. Anyway, if your dd will keep a bandaid on her thumb that could work.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-19-2010, 06:08 AM
missnikki's Avatar
missnikki missnikki is offline
Advanced Daycare.com Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Orange County, CA
Posts: 1,037
Default

Wash their hands each time, or have them wash their hands. They will earn that thumbsucking = stop what you are doing and hassle with the soap and water.

Last edited by missnikki; 11-19-2010 at 06:09 AM. Reason: typo
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
bad influence, sucking thumb

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Complaints Filed - How Do I Find Out? Unregistered Parents and Guardians Forum 83 05-30-2014 08:04 AM
iPhone for a 4 Year Old? Unregistered Parents and Guardians Forum 36 02-25-2013 05:52 PM
DCB Constantly Pestering My Daughter Sunny Day Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 3 03-03-2011 08:14 AM
Concerned For 17 Month Olds Welfare BelindaW Parents and Guardians Forum 32 01-25-2011 01:26 PM
My Daughter is Sick...How Should I Tell the Parents?? SunflowerMama Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 6 03-31-2010 09:28 AM


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:32 AM.



Daycare.com         Find A Daycare         List Your Daycare         Toys & Products                 About Us

Daycare.com
Please read our Disclaimer before continuing.

Topics pertain mainly to the following States:

Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming