Daycare.com Forum

Go Back   Daycare.com Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 100 of 852
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: 284878
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-16-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,523
Posted By 284878
Yep, cause I have a current family that uses...

Yep, cause I have a current family that uses their own pen. I can tell when they do because it a different color than I have available. But both parents keep a pen in the pocket because of the jobs. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-16-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,523
Posted By 284878
Other ways to handle late pick ups is to switch...

Other ways to handle late pick ups is to switch the pen to a different ink color the moment they are late or highlight the sign out box the moment they are late. Both of these ways will get their...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-14-2018, 07:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By 284878
So what was the answer? I heard that meth labs...

So what was the answer?
I heard that meth labs had to be destroyed.

BG bff put a bid on a house that she thought was to good to be true. She then found out that if she won, she'd have to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-14-2018, 06:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By 284878
I agree, you don't know what could happen between...

I agree, you don't know what could happen between now and next summer, you may fill the spot and not have room for her.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-10-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,382
Posted By 284878
This plus I would not be able to supervise her...

This plus I would not be able to supervise her properly and we go outside after lunch.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-09-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,382
Posted By 284878
Believe me I did just this, I just tell her okay...

Believe me I did just this, I just tell her okay and walk away. I don't let her go play instead I make her sit there during the meal until everybody is done. (We all stay at the table until...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-09-2018, 08:12 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,382
Posted By 284878
Same boat here. Dcg8 will not eat anything. I...

Same boat here. Dcg8 will not eat anything. I have a rule, if you don't want it don't touch it. (This is for the kids that take the food they don't like off their plates)
When she started, DCM told...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-08-2018, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 135
Posted By 284878
Could you say you are revamping the program and...

Could you say you are revamping the program and will reopen the preschool next year. That in the mean time you are going to be taking infants only to keep yourself active duing the revamping.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-07-2018, 01:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 372
Posted By 284878
Venmo is free and compatible with any bank, if...

Venmo is free and compatible with any bank, if they want to sign up with a credit card, they get charged the fee I believe.
Venmo transfers money to my account in less than 24 hours. They are also...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-28-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 161
Posted By 284878
Rotating Toys Schedule

I am trying to get a system in place on rotating toys. I purchased 6 totes to organize toys for rotating. But I am not sure which way to implement the totes for rotation. The totes are clear so I can...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-25-2018, 07:41 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 508
Posted By 284878
I was told this during orientation, four years...

I was told this during orientation, four years ago, that each floor had to have an exit marked. My first reaction was, why the kids can't read. Lol
Rereading the technical, it says that each floor...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-24-2018, 12:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 508
Posted By 284878
This is where I print my signs from ...

This is where I print my signs from
https://www.printablesigns.net/
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-23-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 508
Posted By 284878
Family

Family
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-23-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 508
Posted By 284878
Nope, just posted. Personally I don't mind...

Nope, just posted.

Personally I don't mind the no smoking sign. ( I blame the state and now my in-laws must take their cigarette butts home, instead of leaving them in my yard.)
What I didn't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-23-2018, 03:59 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 508
Posted By 284878
My sign is in the entryway just below the remove...

My sign is in the entryway just below the remove shoes sign. They are just laminated pieces of paper.
However I have posted the sign in a photo frame before.
I have heard of a provider using a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-16-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 238
Posted By 284878
Yes you can have a name to put on your business...

Yes you can have a name to put on your business cards and advertisements and not need a DBA for it. But if you want it on your license and your contract you should get the DBA, IMO.

They don't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-15-2018, 01:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 238
Posted By 284878
If you choose a name, you can do so and use it...

If you choose a name, you can do so and use it only for show. However if you want to add it to your license, you can but I would recommend getting a DBA. The cost is ten dollars and it is good for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-28-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By 284878
I normally go to a host site and take a class...

I normally go to a host site and take a class from the local Ambulance company but they jumped their price from $50 to $80 (all day class, no kids allowed, currently nursing my newborn) and dh needs...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-28-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By 284878
This is what the website says, I considered...

This is what the website says, I considered calling and asking if it would still work

Infant/Child CPR
This is a great course for parents and grandparents. Includes a discussion and demonstration...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-27-2018, 11:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By 284878
I just searched my local hospitals, I found one...

I just searched my local hospitals, I found one for $20 and one for $30, neither class offered certification.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-25-2018, 10:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 823
Posted By 284878
Interesting, now does your hair dresser (or...

Interesting, now does your hair dresser (or anyone else that needs to be licensed to provide a service) need to give you a copy of their license? If one business is required to do this than why not...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 06-25-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 300
Posted By 284878
I think that you should verify this with Tom...

I think that you should verify this with Tom Copeland but I believe that it should be added to their W10 as it is still child care no matter what time of the day it is and it is still income for you.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-23-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By 284878
Wow only $20. I need to find this deal here. Mine...

Wow only $20. I need to find this deal here. Mine is due too.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-22-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By 284878
I forgot, there are some resource centers that...

I forgot, there are some resource centers that will come to you too. Check with your local ISD to see if they have someone.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2018, 05:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By 284878
You call protrainings and tell them you need a...

You call protrainings and tell them you need a hands on instructor, they give names and numbers to their contract instructors. You arrange meeting with the instructor and then pay them too. Depending...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2018, 04:46 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By 284878
Protrainings is approved online course in MI but...

Protrainings is approved online course in MI but you still have to do hands on with an instructor.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-17-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 629
Posted By 284878
Here you can do online but then you have to meet...

Here you can do online but then you have to meet with the instructor to do hands on.
You pay for the online class also the instructor too.
But it does save time.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-16-2018, 01:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By 284878
Lightbulb Yes the law says a fine and or jail time but so...

Yes the law says a fine and or jail time but so does the shoplifting law. Most get off with a warning unless this is not their first offense. (Like they have been caught and warned before)

Go...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-12-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 354
Posted By 284878
Try here http://www.easterseals.com/mtffc/asq/

Try here http://www.easterseals.com/mtffc/asq/
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-01-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 483
Posted By 284878
We have to tell the parents verbally or in...

We have to tell the parents verbally or in writing. OP is doing it in writing and having he parents sign as a paper trail so no parent could come back and say they didn't know and because she's doing...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-31-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 483
Posted By 284878
Yes in MI you need to let the parents know and...

Yes in MI you need to let the parents know and track when you are gone on a provider attendance sheet.
Plus there is a limit on how much time per year that you can leave an assistant in charge.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-29-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 480
Posted By 284878
Tom recommends to not trade services but to...

Tom recommends to not trade services but to exchange proper fees.

Asking for recommendations would be the best route IMO.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-20-2018, 06:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 465
Posted By 284878
Here is Tom post from last week about payment...

Here is Tom post from last week about payment options.

http://tomcopelandblog.com/the-end-of-parent-payment-problems
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-10-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 559
Posted By 284878
Offered as in just asked, since he is old enough...

Offered as in just asked, since he is old enough to answer.

For me I had a two going on three year old that didn't drink his milk and asked for water. When I noticed this, I started placing a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-10-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 796
Posted By 284878
Michigan had an online form that allows as much...

Michigan had an online form that allows as much or a little info that you want/can give.

If I report a fb post, I just copy and paste the post link along with what they posted. I never fill out...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-10-2018, 07:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By 284878
If you suspect abuse then call CPS and get advice...

If you suspect abuse then call CPS and get advice from them. They can start a case and help DCM get into a safe home, if that is what is needed.

Recently learned that CPS isn't just for reporting...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-03-2018, 08:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 575
Posted By 284878
I was wondering if I would be allowed to repair...

I was wondering if I would be allowed to repair or have to replace. The dcg that is using it will be leaving soon and she has not tried to make the hole bigger. I will plan to get rid of it after she...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-03-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 575
Posted By 284878
I have been checking local sale sites. I found...

I have been checking local sale sites. I found one for twenty, drove an hour to get. She told me it was in excellent condition, it had rips in the padding, fifthy and stunk like moth balls storage. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-03-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 575
Posted By 284878
Repairing Play Yard / PNP

I have a dcg that has torn a hole in the mesh netting of my PNP. All my PNP are in use and have not been able to find a good used on locally.

Is there any way to repair the mesh that would be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-03-2018, 04:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By 284878
Laser printers are nice but for the ones that you...

Laser printers are nice but for the ones that you linked, they only print in black and the toner for the first one in the list is $75.
A laser printer that does color printing cost more than an...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-30-2018, 04:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By 284878
Are you doing this in your home or in their home?...

Are you doing this in your home or in their home? Are you doing it in their home you're considered a nanny and they have to pay employee taxes. If you're doing this in your home then you are a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-28-2018, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 333
Posted By 284878
I personally like HP over Epson printer. I opted...

I personally like HP over Epson printer. I opted out of the house ink club. I didn't like the club dictating how much I could print each month. Plus I found ink for my printer on eBay for 40-50% less...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-17-2018, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 328
Posted By 284878
Rules book is 26 pages and the description of the...

Rules book is 26 pages and the description of the rules (aka the technical rules) is 187 pages. However as of March 28 they passed some rule changes and neither of these online pdf reflect the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-15-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 403
Posted By 284878
I know it's not the same but when I did foster...

I know it's not the same but when I did foster care they inspected all rooms including my master bedroom. They never once opened any drawers. Even my DC inspections only open drawers in the bathroom...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-13-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 480
Posted By 284878
We have a hotpot. You can make soup in it, so you...

We have a hotpot. You can make soup in it, so you should be able to make pasta.
...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-12-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By 284878
I use spreadsheets to track hours, meals,...

I use spreadsheets to track hours, meals, payments .......
What exactly do you need?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-12-2018, 07:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 902
Posted By 284878
I don't let them leave car seats but I never have...

I don't let them leave car seats but I never have said that they couldn't bring them in. Parents have tried to leave them here, but when I say no, they always seem to work something out.
However...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-05-2018, 04:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 582
Posted By 284878
Have you called the doctor back yet? When I was...

Have you called the doctor back yet? When I was on meds for an illness and had a fever spiked, it was because my body was rejecting the meds. I was put on a different antibiotics and I started...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-04-2018, 05:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By 284878
PBS kids is slow (loads large files) and buffers...

PBS kids is slow (loads large files) and buffers a lot. At least with our internet.

I have ABC mouse for free as a teacher account, (it allows children to log in at home and I can monitor the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-04-2018, 05:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 582
Posted By 284878
I was sick a few weeks ago. My text to the...

I was sick a few weeks ago. My text to the families said. "Sorry Day Care will be closed today due to illness, you will be credited for the day. Thank you for understanding." I left no room for them...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2018, 10:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 438
Posted By 284878
As a former foster parent, in this state, the...

As a former foster parent, in this state, the state pays the DC directly and it works the same as any state paid child. So here the foster parents could be charged for any time they were late or if...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-28-2018, 06:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 474
Posted By 284878
Edweb is approved online classes here but it is...

Edweb is approved online classes here but it is not face to face. You can interact with a head set and see their face but they can not see you. (Interacting only works if you do the class live during...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-24-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 765
Posted By 284878
I do what I want and don't make a big deal with...

I do what I want and don't make a big deal with any holiday. Depending on the age group that I have for the holiday, I have done Valentines cards from DD to dck, melted crayons shaped hearts, a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-15-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 545
Posted By 284878
I always put my DD in her room to play during...

I always put my DD in her room to play during nap. I would go in and check on her, spend some time with her then leave to check on others. If she fell asleep, she fell asleep otherwise it was more of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-08-2018, 06:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 718
Posted By 284878
My DD says seriously. I think it is cute. But I...

My DD says seriously. I think it is cute. But I can see how others my like it. I am just so grateful that is what she says instead of all the other things she could say.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-01-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 779
Posted By 284878
I only did it once, only because this particular...

I only did it once, only because this particular DCM was being a royal pain in the you know what and I had enough of her.
She complained that I charged to much, instructed me how to change my DC to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-27-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,602
Posted By 284878
0 & 1 star gets the same amount.

0 & 1 star gets the same amount.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-27-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,602
Posted By 284878
Yes the rates are online in the CDC book. Our...

Yes the rates are online in the CDC book. Our rates in Michigan are based off from our star rating not area. And then they broke down between age groups. For instance three star, ages newborn to two...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-27-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,602
Posted By 284878
I am in MI and the state, last I knew, pays up to...

I am in MI and the state, last I knew, pays up to 90 hours bi weekly. I had a dcb scheduled here for 50 a week and was able to charge dcd the difference.
That was in 2016, my rate was $28 a day but...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-27-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 718
Posted By 284878
The 8-month-old is not on a schedule at home. DCM...

The 8-month-old is not on a schedule at home. DCM says to feed her whenever she is hungry. I have tried to put her on a schedule here but like today, she was hungry earlier than normal and there are...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-27-2018, 07:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 718
Posted By 284878
He is 3 months. I have another infant (8...

He is 3 months.

I have another infant (8 months) that arrives at 915, she normally gets a bottle at 945-1015. Today, I got his bottle ready when she arrived, to see if I could move a few things...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-27-2018, 06:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 718
Posted By 284878
Follow up Question

I need help nailing down DCB schedule to fit with my other children's schedule.

DCB schedule
arrives at 8 and DCM has fed him at 630
naps 830-930
Change 930
bottle 945-10
change/nap 11 ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-26-2018, 05:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By 284878
I think I was told No, that it had to be separate...

I think I was told No, that it had to be separate reciept. I would suggest that you ask Tom Copeland at www.tomcopeland.com, he will know for sure.

For me though, I just deduct the meals not...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 718
Posted By 284878
Thanks all. I seriously have never had an infant...

Thanks all. I seriously have never had an infant on this schedule but I'm glad to hear that it is more common than I thought. DCB is here today and it seems to be working out great just like some of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 718
Posted By 284878
Infant Schedule is Backwards

Normally a baby goes down for a nap right after a bottle for me. My new DCB has a different schedule than the avg baby. DCM wants him to wake after his bottle, she says he does not sleep well if he...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-19-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 732
Posted By 284878
The snow melted and was warmer today but it...

The snow melted and was warmer today but it rained all day! So we were stuck inside all day.

Anyways the activities that I put together keep the kids busy all day, there were even things that I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2018, 02:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 893
Posted By 284878
As for the paperwork, I don't send it home. If I...

As for the paperwork, I don't send it home. If I do, I give them a copy to read and have a copy for them to sign at drop off. This also helps prevent edits to my work.
If DCM shows up Monday...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2018, 02:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 893
Posted By 284878
I have a supply list of things that stays here. ...

I have a supply list of things that stays here.
At least a week of diapers, wipes, two sets of clothes, bottles, pacifer etc. Parents resupply items as needed. If parents bring more than I want, I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 05:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 732
Posted By 284878
Thank you, your ornament suggested reminded me of...

Thank you, your ornament suggested reminded me of Salt dough. Not only could they make their own but they could dry it and paint it too. That may be a great time-consuming project. :) I have a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 05:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 600
Posted By 284878
It is up to you how much you keep but I would...

It is up to you how much you keep but I would recommend going electronic and not just paper copies.

I do an andecodotal type note on my computer and will write down things like "DCB came in this...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 12:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 732
Posted By 284878
I am considering this as I have a fort kit. But...

I am considering this as I have a fort kit. But concerned that the crawling baby may get underfoot and if I put the baby in the play yard, there is no room for the fort.
Should I consider this with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 732
Posted By 284878
The infant is 7 months and about 15-20 lbs (wears...

The infant is 7 months and about 15-20 lbs (wears 12 months clothes) I could put the baby in the infant sled, and I have when we go out. Currently, we have too much snow for the toddlers to walk in,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 732
Posted By 284878
I asked that when I opened, I was told I have to...

I asked that when I opened, I was told I have to be outside with them. So it is an all in or all out kind of thing. :(
But I so wish I could get away with it. (DH gets home one hour before they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 732
Posted By 284878
I have Lincoln logs but no legos. I do have...

I have Lincoln logs but no legos. I do have crafts supplies I just was worried about going craft crazy and have a bunch of started but unfinished crafts.

I do like the stem craft idea that would...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 732
Posted By 284878
I plan on talking to her right away, I may even...

I plan on talking to her right away, I may even do it in front of mom.

If it was not for the infant, I would take the two girls out no matter what and for as long as they could stand it.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 732
Posted By 284878
SA Schedule

I have an infant enrolled that has a school ager sibling that needs care next week for winter break, one day. I have met the child a few times and have the feeling that she gets her way at home. DH...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 600
Posted By 284878
Personally, for me, I mean all files. I had an...

Personally, for me, I mean all files. I had an underhanded parent here that I termed, even though the child never got hurt here, I kept everything. .. sign in sheets, registration with bdates and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 05:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By 284878
Love it

Love it
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 600
Posted By 284878
Here it is four years. However, Tom Copeland told...

Here it is four years. However, Tom Copeland told a story during a conference that about a provider that got sued by a former child, for an injury that occurred when he was in the provider's care....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2018, 04:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 873
Posted By 284878
She maybe looking for just one day of care, you...

She maybe looking for just one day of care, you never know.

1. you pick the day, or give her an option of up to three days
2. You set the time window, I would recommend an after opening (or some...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By 284878
I have excepted DHS and I find it less of a pitb...

I have excepted DHS and I find it less of a pitb now then when I used it for my Foster Kids. They have made it so much more streamlined then it was just three years before.
Anyways it is one of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 05:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By 284878
What program are you using?

What program are you using?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2018, 04:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 744
Posted By 284878
Yes reply like this.

Yes reply like this.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2018, 06:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,177
Posted By 284878
This is what I do, never send home a copy to...

This is what I do, never send home a copy to sign. I send home a copy for their records and tell them I will have one for them to sign on x date.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By 284878
I agree.

I agree.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By 284878
I created my own, it is on a quarter sheet of...

I created my own, it is on a quarter sheet of paper that I hand to the families that pay in cash or check. I only really pass this out if I feel that I may have an issue with payments with the family...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-05-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,127
Posted By 284878
Do you get a bill for services you contact? I do....

Do you get a bill for services you contact? I do.

First I recommend changing every one pay on Friday before that way if they forget, you have all weekend to bill them with late fee.
Second put...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By 284878
I do a 10 hour cap with contract hours. (I do 10...

I do a 10 hour cap with contract hours. (I do 10 hours because some of my families work hour or more away)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-28-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 791
Posted By 284878
Most of the apps that have been suggested do have...

Most of the apps that have been suggested do have a website that you can manage everything from.

Here is the Venmo site, the one I use. https://venmo.com/

Cash or square also has a site and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-27-2018, 05:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 761
Posted By 284878
Ok I clothed diapered my dd, so I have been...

Ok I clothed diapered my dd, so I have been wondering...... Would 8 cases of one size be to much, even if the child just started this size? Of course I know it depends on the age of the child plus...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-26-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 791
Posted By 284878
I like cash payments because it means I do not...

I like cash payments because it means I do not have to drive to the ATM to get cash out. "CASH IS KING". :) (if you are not familiar with that quote, it is from Dave Ramsey.)

I use Venmo but still...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-25-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 761
Posted By 284878
Did you say anything to the parents, did they...

Did you say anything to the parents, did they really intend for you to store all those?
I would be handing them back to them at pick up and say, oops you had your whole order shipped here. Please...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-25-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By 284878
Low Iron will cause this. Check out the symptoms...

Low Iron will cause this. Check out the symptoms of Anemia and see if that matches up.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-25-2018, 06:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 800
Posted By 284878
Depends on your bank or credit union. During a...

Depends on your bank or credit union. During a holiday weekend, it said it was going to take extra time but I still had it the next day. Anytime you initiate the transfer after 7 p.m. it says that it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-23-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By 284878
Do they let you know that they are not going to...

Do they let you know that they are not going to be there?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-22-2018, 06:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,238
Posted By 284878
My church does not have a mom rule or dad like...

My church does not have a mom rule or dad like that. I say make a meeting with the Children's director and express to them how you feel, leaving like suggested above with talking about it is childish...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-20-2018, 01:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 940
Posted By 284878
Do you use an EIN?

Do you use an EIN?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-17-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By 284878
Feeding Infant On The FP

I just enrolled a 6-month-old. She just started eating foods only with lunch and doesn't really have the hang of it.

I am drawing a blank on the new rules for infants. I was just looking at the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-13-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,124
Posted By 284878
Call the special needs school in the morning (an...

Call the special needs school in the morning (an hour or more before pick up) and INFORM them that the child will no longer be allowed to be picked up at your home. This is your property and you let...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-13-2018, 06:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 881
Posted By 284878
Ok I not sure why this such a bad thing. I don't...

Ok I not sure why this such a bad thing. I don't know why you termed but from what you wrote here, it sounds like they still trust you. To me would make me feel good. Plus you can easily "Thank you...
Showing results 1 to 100 of 852

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:02 PM.



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