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Forum: Curriculum 01-22-2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 33,000
Posted By alyssyn
I used Mother Goose also. Didn't like it one bit....

I used Mother Goose also. Didn't like it one bit. I do my own and it is not overwhelming at all. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-20-2011, 11:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,725
Posted By alyssyn
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I've been doing this since August also! Just today I had my first sick dck. She is out with what Mom says is a stomach bug. She took her to the doctor and says he said she could also be faking. :eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-20-2011, 05:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,207
Posted By alyssyn
Good for you!! Now maybe Mom can see what a jerk...

Good for you!! Now maybe Mom can see what a jerk she has been!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-17-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,252
Posted By alyssyn
I'm very proud for you!! I agree with you, it's...

I'm very proud for you!! I agree with you, it's not a good idea to befriend clients, to me it's very important to keep business seperate from friendship.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-16-2011, 12:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,796
Posted By alyssyn
I use my apple corer/slicer for making doughnuts....

I use my apple corer/slicer for making doughnuts. When pressed into the dough it cuts 8 small triangles and one circle. They turn out really cute when fried and glazed!! My family loves them!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-16-2011, 08:17 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,335
Posted By alyssyn
What a great idea! This should remedy any...

What a great idea! This should remedy any lingering parent! Love it!!:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-15-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,459
Posted By alyssyn
That's waaay to much!! Don't blame you, I would...

That's waaay to much!! Don't blame you, I would term also!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-14-2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,658
Posted By alyssyn
Good question! I was wondering the same thing. ;)

Good question! I was wondering the same thing. ;)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-14-2011, 04:56 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 13,666
Posted By alyssyn
Northeast MS

Northeast MS
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-13-2011, 07:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,537
Posted By alyssyn
I schedule interviews on Saturdays. I never...

I schedule interviews on Saturdays. I never interview during dc hours.
Forum: Daycare Insurance 01-13-2011, 05:53 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 16,105
Posted By alyssyn
Sorry about your son's nose, ouch!! I don't think...

Sorry about your son's nose, ouch!! I don't think the dcg's parents should be held responsible. This happened at your house under your watch. I also agree with what Crystal said, you just never know...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-13-2011, 05:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,148
Posted By alyssyn
I'm in here with the others, when they can do it...

I'm in here with the others, when they can do it for themselves I pretty much let them handle it. If they need me to help out though I don't mind until they get it. We use baby wipes also, just...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-13-2011, 05:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,154
Posted By alyssyn
Congrats!!

Congrats!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-13-2011, 05:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,146
Posted By alyssyn
Good for you!! :D

Good for you!! :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-12-2011, 05:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,487
Posted By alyssyn
My max is 10 hrs. M-F.

My max is 10 hrs. M-F.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-12-2011, 05:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,313
Posted By alyssyn
I use my kitchen also for cryers. As long as you...

I use my kitchen also for cryers. As long as you can tolerate the crying and not breakdown, it usually works. So far it has for me. After the child sees your not gonna cater to her every whim and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-11-2011, 06:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,826
Posted By alyssyn
I use this one also!

I use this one also!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-11-2011, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,570
Posted By alyssyn
I have also wondered what makes a child not sleep...

I have also wondered what makes a child not sleep well. Could be one of many things. I have a 10 mo. old in care and she naps very well. But my own ds3 has never had a night that he slept all the way...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-11-2011, 07:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,490
Posted By alyssyn
I would not try to reach them either. That was...

I would not try to reach them either. That was their responsibility to you when they decided not to show up. If they contact you again you could just go from there with your gut feeling. As above...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-11-2011, 06:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,186
Posted By alyssyn
Rules

I am adding house rules to my handbook. How do most of you post your house rules? If you put them in your handbook do you also put a list somewhere that the parents can see them each day?
Also, what...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-11-2011, 06:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,454
Posted By alyssyn
I have dkg5 and a 10 mo. old in care.

I have dkg5 and a 10 mo. old in care.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-11-2011, 06:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,660
Posted By alyssyn
The child's mom needs to respect you rules. No...

The child's mom needs to respect you rules. No princess costume period.
This sounds like a child I have in care who just turned 5. She gets her way in everything at home, but not here. My house, my...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-09-2011, 11:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,436
Posted By alyssyn
I expect them to do things for themselves also...

I expect them to do things for themselves also once I know that they can. It is so annoying though when at pick up time knowing perfectly well they can put on shoes for example, and their parent or...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-05-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,620
Posted By alyssyn
I accept cash and checks. So far no problems.:)

I accept cash and checks. So far no problems.:)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-05-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,263
Posted By alyssyn
This is a great idea!! It is so sad that some...

This is a great idea!! It is so sad that some parents are so lazy though. Poor child.:(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-05-2011, 08:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,762
Posted By alyssyn
I use the receipt book from Wal-Mart. Cash or...

I use the receipt book from Wal-Mart. Cash or check, I give them a receipt.
Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 01-03-2011, 05:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,301
Posted By alyssyn
Hello and welcome!

Hello and welcome!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-03-2011, 05:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,036
Posted By alyssyn
Good luck with that!!:lol: Btw, how old is she?

Good luck with that!!:lol: Btw, how old is she?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-02-2011, 09:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,633
Posted By alyssyn
Exactly right!! Lice can be sooo hard to get rid...

Exactly right!! Lice can be sooo hard to get rid of, I hate them! I have never had a dck to have it so far, but my daughter, when she was 3 years old, caught it from a friend of my older daughters....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-31-2010, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,453
Posted By alyssyn
Lol, maybe she was a first time mom. :lol: Boy!...

Lol, maybe she was a first time mom. :lol: Boy! Does she have alot to learn. ;)
Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 12-31-2010, 05:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,610
Posted By alyssyn
Hello and welcome!:)

Hello and welcome!:)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-31-2010, 05:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,351
Posted By alyssyn
Yes, ditto. I don't want to cross that line...

Yes, ditto. I don't want to cross that line either. For me, I just like to keep it business so on down the road maybe they wont ask for special favors since we've become "such good friends". ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-17-2010, 05:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,589
Posted By alyssyn
Yes, this is what I do also. After nap everyone...

Yes, this is what I do also. After nap everyone puts on their shoes and gets ready for snack and pickup. Only thing is, yesterday dcg's gma picked her up enexpectedly 2.5 hrs early.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-17-2010, 05:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,589
Posted By alyssyn
Oh yes. I intend to speak to dcg's mom at drop...

Oh yes. I intend to speak to dcg's mom at drop off this morning. I will explain to her how Gma overstepped herself in my home yesterday and that wasn't acceptable. When dcg is in my home I expect...
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 12-16-2010, 05:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,364
Posted By alyssyn
This was GREAT!!

This was GREAT!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-16-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,589
Posted By alyssyn
4 Yr Old And Shoes

Hello everyone, been awhile since my last post. To make a long story short, Gma picked up 4 year old dcg today. While she was signing her out and chatting I asked dcg to put on her shoes, which she...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-22-2010, 07:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,156
Posted By alyssyn
I agree!!!

I agree!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2010, 07:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,424
Posted By alyssyn
I think it is absolutely beautiful!!:)

I think it is absolutely beautiful!!:)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-04-2010, 01:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,578
Posted By alyssyn
No Way would I take this child!!:eek::eek: ...

No Way would I take this child!!:eek::eek: Sounds to me like she would be waiting on the slightest incident to occur and try to sue you. STAY AWAY!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-28-2010, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,863
Posted By alyssyn
It really wouldn't bother me if they lived close...

It really wouldn't bother me if they lived close by. A problem can come up with any family no matter where or how far away they live. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-28-2010, 07:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,297
Posted By alyssyn
After a day or two dcg will adjust to your...

After a day or two dcg will adjust to your schedule, I'm sure. Although, I agree with the other posters that 3:00 pm is a little late for napping. I would definately not give her milk at nap time...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-28-2010, 07:43 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,816
Posted By alyssyn
I have something very simple. I use manila file...

I have something very simple. I use manila file folders for each childs' sheet. I decorate the cover so it doesn't look plain, add child's name. On the inside, I have the sign-in / sign-out sheet,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-20-2010, 12:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,318
Posted By alyssyn
I ordered MGT last night. Got a phone call this...

I ordered MGT last night. Got a phone call this morning it is shipping today,can't wait to get my hands on it after seeing the pics! :D:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-20-2010, 12:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,365
Posted By alyssyn
I have a 5 mo. old dcg and she is alert for 2 hrs...

I have a 5 mo. old dcg and she is alert for 2 hrs and sleeps for 20-40 minutes.
This is her daily routine. Every 2 hrs. alert;20-40 min. nap.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-19-2010, 05:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,620
Posted By alyssyn
6 weeks is the youngest. Right now I have a 6...

6 weeks is the youngest. Right now I have a 6 month old in care.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-18-2010, 04:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,640
Posted By alyssyn
Yes, I agree. Before Thanksgiving.

Yes, I agree. Before Thanksgiving.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-16-2010, 07:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,268
Posted By alyssyn
I think this is a very good way to bring up the...

I think this is a very good way to bring up the subject. You may be suprized with the outcome!! ;):)
Forum: Curriculum 08-16-2010, 07:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,416
Posted By alyssyn
I have been doing my own for a long time. I have...

I have been doing my own for a long time. I have a lotta workbooks that I make copies from and several craft books. There are many on-line sites to find info. on too, which I'm sure you already...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2010, 07:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,114
Posted By alyssyn
Hope your first day goes well for you! Good...

Hope your first day goes well for you! Good luck!!!! :D:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2010, 01:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,479
Posted By alyssyn
Yes, you should try to reach them one more time....

Yes, you should try to reach them one more time. If no response in a couple of days I would consider the spot still open and fill it.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2010, 11:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,980
Posted By alyssyn
I have several craft books from teaching Sunday...

I have several craft books from teaching Sunday School and also I use the website www.hubbardscupboard.org lots of different things I found here.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2010, 08:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,980
Posted By alyssyn
Bible Stories Anyone??

I was wondering if any of you read Bible stories to the children in your care.
At circle time I focus on one Bible story each week, at the end of the week, we make a craft that goes along with the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-14-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,764
Posted By alyssyn
Thanks Crystal!! Those are some great ideas!! ...

Thanks Crystal!! Those are some great ideas!! I really llike the one about the cornstarch and water, gonna try that next week! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-13-2010, 05:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,643
Posted By alyssyn
By all means, report immediately!!

By all means, report immediately!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-12-2010, 09:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,368
Posted By alyssyn
Referrals

Not long ago there was a thread about some of you that give parents incentives for referring you to new families. There were some really good ideas and I can't find the thread. :mad:
Would some of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-12-2010, 09:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,629
Posted By alyssyn
If it was me in my area, I would definately do...

If it was me in my area, I would definately do it. With the way jobs are around here where I live, another hour wouldn't make any difference. If you needed the income.
If you don't need the income,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-12-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,142
Posted By alyssyn
Yes, I agree. You should document everything that...

Yes, I agree. You should document everything that goes on with this behavior.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-12-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,142
Posted By alyssyn
I really don't think a 2 year-old would know this...

I really don't think a 2 year-old would know this much on his own. I think maybe he has seen a little too much somewhere. This would definately be disturbing to me also. :confused::(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-11-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,959
Posted By alyssyn
The families I have now will stay at the same...

The families I have now will stay at the same rate. If after the first of the year, any new families will have a rate increae.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-11-2010, 05:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,860
Posted By alyssyn
No, I wouldn't let them while in my care. Just a...

No, I wouldn't let them while in my care. Just a safety precaution. :)
Forum: Book Club - Reviews / Suggestions 08-11-2010, 05:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,902
Posted By alyssyn
What a GREAT idea!! :D:D

What a GREAT idea!! :D:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-11-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,611
Posted By alyssyn
I'm in Northeast MS. The average center rate...

I'm in Northeast MS. The average center rate around here is $55.00, $65.00, a few maybe $75.00.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-11-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,611
Posted By alyssyn
How!?!?

I was just looking in our local paper and saw child services offered at home for $30.00, yes, $30.00 weekly! How and what type of care can you offer for that type of weekly amount? Just curious. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-11-2010, 02:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,754
Posted By alyssyn
No breaks here. ;)

No breaks here. ;)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-03-2010, 12:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,712
Posted By alyssyn
I agree with the other posters. If he falls...

I agree with the other posters. If he falls asleep on his own he is tired and he needs the sleep. I wouldn't wake him.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-23-2010, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,901
Posted By alyssyn
Oriental Trading is a good place to look. I just...

Oriental Trading is a good place to look. I just ordered a pocket chart calendar for $13.00 from there. Found the same one on another website for $30.00. :D:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-20-2010, 08:47 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 14,788
Posted By alyssyn
Same here. I always keep the door locked. These...

Same here. I always keep the door locked. These days you just never can tell!;)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-20-2010, 08:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,757
Posted By alyssyn
I agree! :eek::eek:

I agree! :eek::eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-20-2010, 08:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,070
Posted By alyssyn
So happy for you and your family!! What a great...

So happy for you and your family!! What a great addition, TWIN GIRLS!!
Hope everything continues to go well for you. Take care and keep us posted!:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-13-2010, 10:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,732
Posted By alyssyn
I schedule interviews after child care hours and...

I schedule interviews after child care hours and on weekends. During hours the children would have my attention and I know I wouldn't be able to focus on an interview.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-12-2010, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,277
Posted By alyssyn
You did the right thing by sending him home. You...

You did the right thing by sending him home. You can have major trouble from 1 nit!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-10-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,875
Posted By alyssyn
I found this website that might be helpful, has...

I found this website that might be helpful, has some information on treatment of lice.

http://kidshealth.org/parent/infections/common/lice.html
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-10-2010, 06:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,750
Posted By alyssyn
That is a good phrase to add! :) I'm gonna add...

That is a good phrase to add! :) I'm gonna add it to my contract also.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-10-2010, 07:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,875
Posted By alyssyn
Just to be on the safe side, the mom and dad need...

Just to be on the safe side, the mom and dad need to check their heads also.
Chances are they may not have it, but it can contracted easily through brushes, combs if they've used the same ones. Lice...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-09-2010, 03:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,875
Posted By alyssyn
Also any combs and hair brushes the child may...

Also any combs and hair brushes the child may have came in contact with need to be thrown out or cleaned in boiling water. Pillow cases, hats, towels, ect... It's a pain to have to deal with!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-08-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,750
Posted By alyssyn
If Monday was your paid holiday to have off, and...

If Monday was your paid holiday to have off, and it's listed in your handbook, than so be it. That was your holiday. They shouldn't expect you to make-up time for that. You don't have to. I would be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-07-2010, 08:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,082
Posted By alyssyn
Golden Rule covered this one! I've dealt with...

Golden Rule covered this one! I've dealt with this virus once before and this is exactly what I did.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-02-2010, 08:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,475
Posted By alyssyn
I agree with the other posters, 5 days a week...

I agree with the other posters, 5 days a week would be full-time.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-26-2010, 08:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,493
Posted By alyssyn
I'm in MS. I care for my own soon to be 3...

I'm in MS. I care for my own soon to be 3 year-old, a 7 mo. old and 19 mo. old.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-26-2010, 10:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,118
Posted By alyssyn
I used to use the spray mist but found I was...

I used to use the spray mist but found I was rubbing it in, because when I would spray it ,it would blow away and be spotty. Also not as effective to me personally. I use the lotion with a SPF of 50...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-26-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 17,476
Posted By alyssyn
Hope everything goes in your favor! :D Good...

Hope everything goes in your favor! :D Good Luck!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-23-2010, 08:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,170
Posted By alyssyn
My son is soon to be turning three and I include...

My son is soon to be turning three and I include him in dc activities. It is good for him socially to be around the other dcks, eating snacks, lunch, ect.
But he is my son and this is his home, if...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-23-2010, 08:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,363
Posted By alyssyn
I also require two weeks FEES upon notice. This...

I also require two weeks FEES upon notice. This part of my contract has worked really well so far when I've needed it. I've only had to use it twice and both times I had no problem with collecting...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-20-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,189
Posted By alyssyn
I agree. 24-hrs. diarrhea free before returning...

I agree. 24-hrs. diarrhea free before returning to care.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-15-2010, 08:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,670
Posted By alyssyn
Thanks for the responses! :) I thought it...

Thanks for the responses! :) I thought it smelled funny! :eek: I'm going to delete these ASAP!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-15-2010, 08:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,670
Posted By alyssyn
Craigslist Ads

I placed my first ad on Craigslist last night and have gotten responses internationally. Do those of you that place an ad on Craigslist also get these replies to your ad? If so, do you answer or just...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-07-2010, 11:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,441
Posted By alyssyn
I would not refund her. I would also go after my...

I would not refund her. I would also go after my two weeks. After all, if she signed the contract she knew what she was getting into. Good Luck! ;)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-07-2010, 09:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,086
Posted By alyssyn
I have the snow fencing also. I spent a little...

I have the snow fencing also. I spent a little over $60.00 for 200 ft. Not the prettiest fencing, but it looks nice after I dressed it up with greenery for the summer. It will do me until I can do...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-31-2010, 01:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,853
Posted By alyssyn
Thumbs up I agree totally about being seen by a dr. So...

I agree totally about being seen by a dr. So many different things can cause rashes, you just never know. Better to be safe.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-31-2010, 01:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,853
Posted By alyssyn
Smile My 2.5 yr old son had this in January. Turned out...

My 2.5 yr old son had this in January. Turned out to be an umblicial hernia. He had to have emergency surgery that night. I'm not trying to frighten you or anything, that was my experience with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-29-2010, 11:30 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,348
Posted By alyssyn
Thumbs up I agree with you totally, Nannyde.

I agree with you totally, Nannyde.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-28-2010, 09:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,913
Posted By alyssyn
Gosh! I really don't know what I would do in this...

Gosh! I really don't know what I would do in this situation, but 50% sounds fair to me.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-27-2010, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,106
Posted By alyssyn
I've been in this situation before and I know the...

I've been in this situation before and I know the child is miserable. Plus, teething added on to it just makes it worse.:( I would just call the parent's if it were me. He needs TLC from Mom and Dad.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-26-2010, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,580
Posted By alyssyn
If he isn't using the potty for you I highly...

If he isn't using the potty for you I highly doubt he's using it at home either.
At 3 1/2 I think he should be trying at least. I understand all kids are different, but at least I think he should...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-26-2010, 08:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,431
Posted By alyssyn
You made an impact on someone's life without even...

You made an impact on someone's life without even knowing it! This story is sooo sweet! I wish you the best of luck!!:)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-25-2010, 09:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 11,778
Posted By alyssyn
I have 3 children of my own and when they were...

I have 3 children of my own and when they were teething they never ran a fever that high. My youngest ran a fever of 104 which rapidly went to 105. Turns out he had the flu. I would just be really...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-24-2010, 11:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,214
Posted By alyssyn
Using a sticker is a good idea, I've also heard...

Using a sticker is a good idea, I've also heard of painting a small red circle inside of toilet to aim at also.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-24-2010, 08:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,716
Posted By alyssyn
As long as I knew it was from the antibotics and...

As long as I knew it was from the antibotics and had no other symptoms as vomiting, and fever I personally wouldn't send him home. Sometimes meds like that can mess up their little stomachs. I've had...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-24-2010, 08:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,506
Posted By alyssyn
I agree also. Time-out for not listening and...

I agree also. Time-out for not listening and shorts under the dress. You shouldn't have to keep telling her.:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-24-2010, 08:31 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,214
Posted By alyssyn
It's pretty much normal I think also. Until I had...

It's pretty much normal I think also. Until I had a son of my on I had never had any experience with boys. But my son is nearly 3 yrs old and dcb is the nearly the same age and they both do it. They...
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