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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Yesterday, 10:04 AM
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Posted By hwichlaz
For breastfed infants it's 1-1 1/2 ounces per...

For breastfed infants it's 1-1 1/2 ounces per hour. The milk changes with them, so the amount doesn't change. You just have to be careful not to stretch out their tummies so that they THINK they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2018, 06:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 59
Posted By hwichlaz
You can't skip straight to a large without first...

You can't skip straight to a large without first having a small for a year, or working at another daycare. You have to prove you have childcare experience.

Now, profitability is going to depend on...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2018, 06:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 542
Posted By hwichlaz
When it happens to me it's always a neighbor. If...

When it happens to me it's always a neighbor. If I know them enough to feel comfortable and I'm not super busy, I'll let them in. Otherwise I give them my number and have them call me.

They've...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 250
Posted By hwichlaz
The tune is played on a Fisher Price wind up...

The tune is played on a Fisher Price wind up clock that my oldest had when she was little...

...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 250
Posted By hwichlaz
My Ding A Ling by Chuck Berry When I was a...

My Ding A Ling by Chuck Berry

When I was a little bitty boy
My grandmother bought me a cute little toy
Silver bells hangin' on a string
She told me it was my ding a ling

[Chorus]
My ding a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 250
Posted By hwichlaz
My Grandfather's Clock My grandfather's...

My Grandfather's Clock

My grandfather's clock was too large for the shelf
So it stood ninety years on the floor
It was taller by half than the old man himself
Though it weighed not a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-19-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By hwichlaz
It's not really a switch, more like starting over...

It's not really a switch, more like starting over from scratch. Do you have the business classes as well?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-19-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 371
Posted By hwichlaz
I do that...but on my wall....where my FRIENDS...

I do that...but on my wall....where my FRIENDS will see it and volunteer for kid duty. :)
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-19-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 122
Posted By hwichlaz
I have laundry service, and since nearly half of...

I have laundry service, and since nearly half of the wash she does for me is daycare related, I use my T/S :) which is 42%.

It saves me nearly as much time as a housecleaner would, but at a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-19-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By hwichlaz
First, you need a degree to be director of a...

First, you need a degree to be director of a center. In addition to your ECE units, you'll need a certain number of business management units. I'm not sure how many. The only thing that transfers...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-19-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 178
Posted By hwichlaz
add in some carpentry squeeze clamps and you have...

add in some carpentry squeeze clamps and you have lots of fun. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 338
Posted By hwichlaz
I'd start by not unpacking them to begin with. ...

I'd start by not unpacking them to begin with. Take what you need from them to keep inside, diapers, wipes etc. Them put the bags, with all of the crud in them, on the front porch and leave them...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By hwichlaz
lovethislovethishappyfacelovethislovethishappyface...

lovethislovethishappyfacelovethislovethishappyface:hug:

THANK YOU
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2018, 04:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By hwichlaz
Both. I want to add transactions that aren't in...

Both. I want to add transactions that aren't in my bank accounts. A parent pays cash, and instead of driving to the bank, I use it to buy something for the business.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 414
Posted By hwichlaz
How your child is fed is only the business of...

How your child is fed is only the business of people caring for that child.
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 02-16-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 258
Posted By hwichlaz
He still has the moro reflex. So when you put...

He still has the moro reflex. So when you put him on the floor on his back he probably startles and feels like he's falling?


If you can manage it, snuggle him down to the floor close to your...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By hwichlaz
I have a little miss dramarific too.. She...

I have a little miss dramarific too..

She was crying big alligator tears because she had to put her nap mat in exactly the same spot it always goes in. Sobbing, "I don't want to sleep in the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 414
Posted By hwichlaz
Except he said itís fine to call her grandma. ...

Except he said itís fine to call her grandma. :).


Itís common here to adopt grandmas. The local grade school does it. Each classroom has their own grandma that comes and reads to them every...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 03:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By hwichlaz
But please, no one tell Nadia she's allowed to...

But please, no one tell Nadia she's allowed to have a messy room. It's the threat of the "daycare police" that keeps her in line most of the time. LOL.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By hwichlaz
Perfect Inspection!

No deficiences!

I mentioned how messy my 8 year old's room gets some times...

He said as long are there aren't any poisons/cleaners/meds out it's fine. Kids are allowed to have messy rooms.
...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 414
Posted By hwichlaz
I think a few of you are assuming her name is...

I think a few of you are assuming her name is Mimi. Where I live, Mimi is a common word for Grandma. Not her actual name.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By hwichlaz
Print the email including time and date sent and...

Print the email including time and date sent and stick it in your file.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 199
Posted By hwichlaz
Are you worried theyíll lie about the amount? ...

Are you worried theyíll lie about the amount? Send it via email so you have proof in your sent box.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 414
Posted By hwichlaz
Disciplining a two year old for this makes him an...

Disciplining a two year old for this makes him an a$$hat.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By hwichlaz
I could use some help too. Iíve been trying to...

I could use some help too. Iíve been trying to use self employed, and love that it syncs with my banks....but there isnít a way to add cash transactions or keep track of time :(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By hwichlaz
A copy of the contract, the written notice of...

A copy of the contract, the written notice of ending care if they gave you one, and proof of attendance. So if you have a sign in sheet it'll show when the child last attended and their overtime.
...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-16-2018, 08:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 90
Posted By hwichlaz
only if you expect to owe money

only if you expect to owe money
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 865
Posted By hwichlaz
I've had several kids over the years that sleep...

I've had several kids over the years that sleep hot.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 865
Posted By hwichlaz
ask to take her temp again at pick up

ask to take her temp again at pick up
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By hwichlaz
Are the fees enough to cover missing an entire...

Are the fees enough to cover missing an entire day of work?


Can you send it to a collections agency instead?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 432
Posted By hwichlaz
Think they'd be suspicious if I nail DD's room...

Think they'd be suspicious if I nail DD's room shut? What about crime scene tape?

I guess I'm diving in to clean it tonight, sigh. LOLOLOL
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By hwichlaz
Mine will pay it, but maybe with next month not...

Mine will pay it, but maybe with next month not when it would normally come.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 432
Posted By hwichlaz
It's a 2 hour drive from our licensing office to...

It's a 2 hour drive from our licensing office to my house, so I'm sure they just wanted to make sure I'll be here. I'll make sure to leave a note if I have to step out for a few. They can go grab a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 432
Posted By hwichlaz
It's supposed to be accessible so you might want...

It's supposed to be accessible so you might want to move it.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 432
Posted By hwichlaz
Licensing Called...

...to verify my hours of operation. And I was licensed in March....thinking I might want to triple check my paperwork and outlet covers....lol.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,571
Posted By hwichlaz
In California, all complaint reports and...

In California, all complaint reports and conclusions, and all inspection notes are open to the public online. They have been for about 5 years.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,571
Posted By hwichlaz
My only concern is incidental nudity. I can...

My only concern is incidental nudity. I can position cameras in a way that my body blocks diaper changes....but what about that kid that runs out of the bathroom with his pants down past his knees...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2018, 08:38 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,571
Posted By hwichlaz
I'd want my inside cameras only on during...

I'd want my inside cameras only on during business hours, but my outside cameras on all of the time. Probably 4 inside and 4 outside.

I'm hoping for about 30 days of storage on the DVR.

Do...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-13-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By hwichlaz
I'm trying quick books self employed and kinda...

I'm trying quick books self employed and kinda hating it too.

I can't find a way to put in expenses that I've paid cash for...and there isn't anywhere to keep track of time for T/S.
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-13-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 379
Posted By hwichlaz
If you buy it on separate receipts they kinda...

If you buy it on separate receipts they kinda have to take your word on it don't they? I mean ANYTHING I buy for daycare they could try to argue some friend's kid might visit and touch for a few...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 318
Posted By hwichlaz
Everyone follows the same schedule. But if you...

Everyone follows the same schedule. But if you don't really have a schedule other than meals, because of your age group, then I'd get out left over craft supplies for her like another poster...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 259
Posted By hwichlaz
The treatment plan for kids with medical issues...

The treatment plan for kids with medical issues varies widely too.

I have a 2 yo who wears size 9 months, and doesn't sit up or crawl yet.....who is fed pediasure every 4 hours. She's allowed to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 259
Posted By hwichlaz
I'm not bothered by throwing food out when there...

I'm not bothered by throwing food out when there is nothing I can do about it, but feeding every 2 hours would add 2 meals not covered by the food program, AND food getting thrown away. I'm finding...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 259
Posted By hwichlaz
My meals are at 730, 1130, and 300 ...

My meals are at

730, 1130, and 300

They eat pretty well. And they don't start asking for food until it's almost time for the next meal because we're sooooo busy.

I think every 3 hours is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 259
Posted By hwichlaz
Food for Thought....

...Just thinking outloud....

note: this is for the average child, not children with medical or psych issues around food...

I think we do children a HUGE disservice by teaching them or allowing...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 605
Posted By hwichlaz
I'm about to turn 42 I've been doing this...

I'm about to turn 42

I've been doing this for nearly 18 years

I'd like to move to an adult community at 55....and work part-time OUT OF THE HOUSE.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 297
Posted By hwichlaz
California Lic. requires 3 years. I put them at...

California Lic. requires 3 years. I put them at the back of my accordian file all together for 3 years, then in a box in the shed until it gets full. At that point it's fire starter. That way I'm...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 188
Posted By hwichlaz
I think light jazz, something you could play in...

I think light jazz, something you could play in the background that they wouldn't have to shout over if they want to talk? but peppy enough not to send them to sleep.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By hwichlaz
We already have a jobs chart with clips. We have...

We already have a jobs chart with clips. We have table setter, table busser, weather person, nap set up helper (helps all of the younger kids put the fitted sheets on their cots and lay their...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 961
Posted By hwichlaz
My curric kit comes with a monthly holiday pack...

My curric kit comes with a monthly holiday pack so we're using that. But that's it. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 239
Posted By hwichlaz
The Delilah Show

So I have a little girl that is constantly "look at me look at me, Hey look what I can do" ad naseum.

I constantly redirect. Ignoring didn't work, it just ramped her up.

What if it WAS the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 373
Posted By hwichlaz
I do that, unless the food police are actually...

I do that, unless the food police are actually here. I'm not sure if it's okay or not...but I feel like I'm following the spirit of the rule.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 373
Posted By hwichlaz
Thus, if they are required to pour a little bit...

Thus, if they are required to pour a little bit of milk in their cup anyway, and either method will result in exactly the same amount of milk being dumped down the sink, why bother dirtying another...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 373
Posted By hwichlaz
take a taste as in put it on their plate and in...

take a taste as in put it on their plate and in their cup, not their mouths
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
It's almost as bad to smoke in your car or house...

It's almost as bad to smoke in your car or house without your kids. You shouldn't smoke anywhere that it's going to build up if you're kids are going to be using that space. Nicotine on the carseat...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 424
Posted By hwichlaz
My son was about 4 when I noticed it was an...

My son was about 4 when I noticed it was an issue. I turned out to be that he didn't like the skin on skin feeling of his scrotum sticking to his leg. I can empathize with that as someone with a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 373
Posted By hwichlaz
It's still wasting exactly the same amount...

It's still wasting exactly the same amount though, so why not just put it in the cups and not dirty another dish? They are still, even family style, required to take a taste of each thing here.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 08:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 424
Posted By hwichlaz
Iíd have a private convo with him. Ask if maybe...

Iíd have a private convo with him. Ask if maybe it itches down there or something...if there is a reason? Let him know that either way, itís a private matter that canít happen around other people....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 895
Posted By hwichlaz
They are based on a survey sent out to random...

They are based on a survey sent out to random providers in each county. In my county it goes out to every provider because there are so few of us. They use it to come up with an average rate. I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
How does anyone know what you personally smell...

How does anyone know what you personally smell though? Honestly....I can smell cigarette smoke, but I don't even smell poopy diapers anymore unless they are really bad. :ouch: Thank goodness. ...
Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 02-09-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 144
Posted By hwichlaz
Do you have a window you can use as an emergency...

Do you have a window you can use as an emergency exit? Itís honestly going to depend on whoever inspects you.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 349
Posted By hwichlaz
I took Paxil for 14 years. I think that the...

I took Paxil for 14 years. I think that the initial side effects are similar for most SSRIs. I had uncontrollable yawning spasms and slept for 3 days when I first started. Then the side effects...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 373
Posted By hwichlaz
And I sure donít want to drink it. Iíd also...

And I sure donít want to drink it. Iíd also rather not have any left in the fridge over the weekend for my kids to get into. I donít feel itís all that healthy for human kids after about the age of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 373
Posted By hwichlaz
Yep, but the entire pitcher has to be dumped at...

Yep, but the entire pitcher has to be dumped at the end of the meal unless you can figure out a way to keep it on ice at the table.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
Ok, I think we got off track on this. So back...

Ok, I think we got off track on this. So back to the OP.

I think not caring for the smell is reasonable. So you donít want someone you are giving close personal care to all day to stink. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
Stinky $30 salve in 2oz container.

Stinky $30 salve in 2oz container.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
This 2 oz jar of stinky but effective salve is...

This 2 oz jar of stinky but effective salve is nearly $30.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
High quality brands don’t work any better...they...

High quality brands don’t work any better...they just stink less and cost 3 times more. I can’t afford them myself. But it’s the only thing that takes away my joint pain. I usually only stink for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By hwichlaz
Oh my. She used to come to my daycare years ago....

Oh my. She used to come to my daycare years ago. I hope sheís well. :) I have a photo release so if I run across a pic of her Iíll post it.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
I also have to say....if I as legally using...

I also have to say....if I as legally using cannibas, and my CCP turned me in for it without ever even asking me about the odor...the lack of trust would send me elsewhere. Trust goes both ways. The...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
Vape doesnít stink as much as smoke...but topical...

Vape doesnít stink as much as smoke...but topical sure does.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
When used for epilepsy they use a few drops of...

When used for epilepsy they use a few drops of oil under the tounge. And the oil doesnít smell or have THC in it at all.

When used to stimulate appetite or for pain....it usually stinks....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
Many medical uses that do not involve smoking,...

Many medical uses that do not involve smoking, still stink. Including growing. Growers and their kids...stink. It's a very pungent plant when it matures. Topical use reeks more than smoking it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 895
Posted By hwichlaz
Results of Californias 2017 Market Rate Survey by...

Results of Californias 2017 Market Rate Survey by facility type and county.


http://www3.cde.ca.gov/rcscc/index.aspx
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 895
Posted By hwichlaz
I do increases in September, every two years. I...

I do increases in September, every two years. I increase to the daily rate in the new Market Rate Survey. :) So I keep my rates very average.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 373
Posted By hwichlaz
I just measure to make sure I'm not giving more...

I just measure to make sure I'm not giving more than the min req amount to reduce waste. And like BC says, in their bellies or in the trash, it's all gone to me.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 827
Posted By hwichlaz
Right? Nothing better than a kiddo in the cart...

Right? Nothing better than a kiddo in the cart seat face to face with mom, getting kisses and attention while she shops. lovethislovethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 420
Posted By hwichlaz
Many illnesses cause lung damage that needs to be...

Many illnesses cause lung damage that needs to be treated for weeks or months after the illness itself has run its course. neb treatments are needed every 4-6 hours depending on which meds are used....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2018, 07:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By hwichlaz
I did it on the line under my daycare parent...

I did it on the line under my daycare parent income.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By hwichlaz
You know, Iíve been looking at products to put on...

You know, Iíve been looking at products to put on concrete in my carport to make a covered outdoor play area......you think this would work? Mostly for my kids that arenít yet so sure on their feet.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 827
Posted By hwichlaz
I bet he can when he's not chucking a wobbly....

I bet he can when he's not chucking a wobbly. He's just stiff with rage.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 420
Posted By hwichlaz
Most young kids here are given nebulizers because...

Most young kids here are given nebulizers because they are too young to effectively use an inhaler.

Breathing is important to life. So yes, I administer nebulizer treatments.

If itís for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 348
Posted By hwichlaz
Maybe they would listen to a therapist. Sheís...

Maybe they would listen to a therapist. Sheís having anxiety that is affecting her quality of life. She needs to be seen and evaluated.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 766
Posted By hwichlaz
Itís legal in RI for medical use. And if they...

Itís legal in RI for medical use. And if they grow their medicine, especially indoors, everything will stink close to harvest time. Itís not detrimental to the child to be exposed to the pollen. I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 468
Posted By hwichlaz
Itís a warning sign for a few dev. disabilities.

Itís a warning sign for a few dev. disabilities.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 827
Posted By hwichlaz
:eek:

:eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 468
Posted By hwichlaz
When they decline to have her assessed, have a...

When they decline to have her assessed, have a termination notice ready.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By hwichlaz
I had a little girl that did that. Her name is...

I had a little girl that did that. Her name is Delilah. After about two weeks of me saying, "Hey, you know this isn't the Delilah show." , it stopped.
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 02-06-2018, 11:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 234
Posted By hwichlaz
lovethis Iím making them for our...

lovethis





Iím making them for our annual training, and giving out recipe cards with them.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2018, 02:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 478
Posted By hwichlaz
Twix....and if I'm caught I tell them it's only...

Twix....and if I'm caught I tell them it's only for grown-ups.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2018, 09:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 813
Posted By hwichlaz
Text or email "DCM, without a properly filled in...

Text or email "DCM, without a properly filled in contract, your child may not attend childcare. Please resolve this immediately. The contract is required for attendance, even if you are choosing to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 591
Posted By hwichlaz
I don't have set schedules for part-timers...

I don't have set schedules for part-timers because I don't really allow them, officially. I have one part-time preschooler and her school-aged sister. I've had them both since they were newborns...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 549
Posted By hwichlaz
Breastfed babies don't need a whole diaper bag...

Breastfed babies don't need a whole diaper bag full of milk. A small thermal bag is fine. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 41,520
Posted By hwichlaz
No, permission is only needed for the additional...

No, permission is only needed for the additional school-aged children. Title 22 states that a landlord can not prohibit child care in his properties and you only need notify, not acquire permission.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 41,520
Posted By hwichlaz
In California you can have a daycare in an...

In California you can have a daycare in an apartment. Landlord can cause a slightly higher deposit, but it still can't exceed the amount allowed by law. Landlords in California are prohibited from...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 358
Posted By hwichlaz
I'm in Lake County. They do require a masters for...

I'm in Lake County. They do require a masters for therapists. But I'm not a therapist, I'm a child care provider with a kindergarten readiness program. They'd be sending a para-educator with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 330
Posted By hwichlaz
I need to work on this for QRIS. Sigh. 730...

I need to work on this for QRIS. Sigh.

730 Breakfast
Song
Circle Time
Writing/Art/Investigations
1045 Outside Time
1130 Lunch
1200 story and nap set up
1230 Rest Time
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,107
Posted By hwichlaz
In the past, I've let parents know that I'd make...

In the past, I've let parents know that I'd make an attempt to shorten nap time. Then I do nothing. And the parents report the placebo effect. :P
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,107
Posted By hwichlaz
Our school has nap time for the first trimester...

Our school has nap time for the first trimester of senior kindergarten, thank goodness. So kids that haven't been ready to wean off a nap the summer before are still covered.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-01-2018, 07:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 28,507
Posted By hwichlaz
I've never been able to get felt to stick to...

I've never been able to get felt to stick to felt. I've always stuck felt to flannel.
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