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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-02-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,710
Posted By RubyBell
Thank you for all the responses. Dcb's sister is...

Thank you for all the responses. Dcb's sister is only 2.5 and she is one of those children that is very eager to please. She's quiet - doesn't talk much, and she responds really well to positive...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-01-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,710
Posted By RubyBell
First, let me state that I'm not "judging" his...

First, let me state that I'm not "judging" his parents. I simply said, from what I have seen, he is under-disciplined. He is just as defiant with them as he is with me and they do nothing about it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-01-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,905
Posted By RubyBell
It's funny you posted this. I just interviewed a...

It's funny you posted this. I just interviewed a family the other day. The mom is a STAY AT HOME MOM with 2 kids. She only wants full time care for her 3 year old because she says, "If we spend...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-01-2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,710
Posted By RubyBell
Defiant 4 year old...Term??

Hi all. I could use some advice. I've never had to term before, so I guess I'm wondering how much you all put up with in terms of a child's behavior.

I have a 4 year old dcb that has only been...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-27-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,654
Posted By RubyBell
Wow! This has all been VERY helpful!!! Thank...

Wow! This has all been VERY helpful!!! Thank you all so much!

My current group is all very easy (including the baby), so I think I'll give the second infant a try. As someone else said, the 2...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-27-2012, 09:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,285
Posted By RubyBell
This is a great idea!!! It sounds SOOOO much...

This is a great idea!!! It sounds SOOOO much simpler than messing with paid/unpaid holidays or vacations. Plus your monthly income is always the same regardless of whether you're taking unpaid time....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-27-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,654
Posted By RubyBell
Thank you for the advice! The mom said she would...

Thank you for the advice! The mom said she would be doing the p/t to f/t schedule to help with the adjustment for baby.

I'm thinking maybe I should try it and be very clear about the two week...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-27-2012, 07:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,654
Posted By RubyBell
Please Help Me Decide - Multiple Infants

Hi all! I have had some open spots for about a month but I am ONLY getting calls for infants. My current group is 7 month old, 2 year old, 4.5 year old, and my own daughter is 7. I most recently got...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-20-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,655
Posted By RubyBell
Hi! I don't have a specifically designated...

Hi! I don't have a specifically designated day/time that I schedule interviews, but I do try to schedule them all on the same day. For instance, I have a couple of openings so I interviewed potential...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-19-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,638
Posted By RubyBell
Well, when I started I intended to stick with the...

Well, when I started I intended to stick with the toddler/preschooler age group. I had only families with infants contact me initially, so I went ahead and accepted a 7 month old and a 13 month old....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-19-2012, 06:16 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 21,388
Posted By RubyBell
(Registered, just can't log in for some...

(Registered, just can't log in for some reason)OP, I am very proud of you for making the call.* If the family does find out, I would tell them that it was just in the best interest of the child.* If...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-19-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,931
Posted By RubyBell
I called her back and explained my typical f/t...

I called her back and explained my typical f/t rate and that she would be charged an overtime fee for the additional 45 minutes each day. She was completely okay with this, loved my website, and is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-19-2012, 10:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,908
Posted By RubyBell
Sounds like this woman needs a babysitter and not...

Sounds like this woman needs a babysitter and not a daycare provider. Don't let her take advantage of you. ALL daycare centers and experienced daycare providers have policies in place for this very...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-19-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,596
Posted By RubyBell
Yikes! I know terming can be difficult, but you...

Yikes! I know terming can be difficult, but you have to do what's best for you and your business. You'll feel so much better once you just get it over with, and don't have to worry about it anymore. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-19-2012, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,931
Posted By RubyBell
Yes, that makes perfect sense! Thank you. I was...

Yes, that makes perfect sense! Thank you. I was actually looking through my Handbook and realized I have a section regarding what I charge for "overtime", which is anything past 10 hours per day. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,270
Posted By RubyBell
I agree with what everyone else here has said....

I agree with what everyone else here has said. You're offering great pay for an assistant position. Minimum wage here is $8.25 (Or around there) and most daycare assistants are paid that. Even the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,931
Posted By RubyBell
Thank you, Michael!!!

Thank you, Michael!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,931
Posted By RubyBell
Help With What To Charge Please

Hi! I'm new to posting but I've read through threads here for a long time. I've learned so much!

Here's my question: I have a few families currently and have a standard f/t rate of $125 a week;...
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