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Our Au Pair program offers a culturally enriching, cost effective, and valuable alternative to traditional daycare.


Earn a part-time or full-time income
teaching children healthy cooking skills!


With a wide variety of stories, puzzles,
crafts and activities every month!

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Traveling with Children - The Mojave Desert

Traveling with Children

The Mojave Desert brings to mind "single digit" humidity and barren white-washed landscapes. It also is one of the most uninhabited and inhospitable places on earth and hosts the lowest spot below sea level on the planet. We had heard of a once a year gem and mineral show open to the public....

Video Cameras & Daycare Should I Monitor My Facility?

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Many of you have visited our Daycare.com Forum and communicated with other operators from differing parts of the country. We read a recent post regarding an accused incident of inappropriate "touching" that had made one family daycare's future uncertain and a potential legal nightmare. A response by another facility brought home the idea of protecting one's business from a possible suit and criminal charges......
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How to Market and Advertise Your Daycare

The best way to promote your business is to understand there is not one way that is going to work. You have to use several different means. I network with a lot of child care providers that always ask me how I do so well when the odds are stacked against me. I live in a condo, I have a small patio, I don't have a lot of indoor or outdoor DC space.....

Why Sick Kids Should "NOT" Be Allowed at Daycare

Why Sick Kids Should "NOT" Be Allowed at Daycare

I came upon your article "Why Sick Kids Should Be Allowed at Daycare" published by Huffpost. As a veteran and expert child care provider, in my opinion it is important to address your article as it speaks to many of the common misconceptions Physicians have. My hope is that you will reconsider some of your viewpoints......

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