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Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 05-15-2011, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,423
Posted By littlemonkeys
Same here!! I hate when I miss spell words, so I...

Same here!! I hate when I miss spell words, so I usually copy/paste into a word doc first. :lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-11-2011, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,875
Posted By littlemonkeys
I'm interested in your responses too. I...

I'm interested in your responses too.

I take a ton of pictures of the kids and at the end of every year give them to the parents as my gift to them. Like you said, they love it!! I usually...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-05-2011, 09:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,803
Posted By littlemonkeys
Called the mom and she said DCG slipped in the...

Called the mom and she said DCG slipped in the bathtub. I asked her to please notify me of things at drop off that occur when she's not in my care. I'm still going to do my documentaion and photo's....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-05-2011, 08:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,803
Posted By littlemonkeys
That's's almost exactly what I said yesterday to...

That's's almost exactly what I said yesterday to the mom. I feel comfortable with taking pictures and noting everything I see, but I brought this up to my friends yesterday and they mentioned having...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-04-2011, 10:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,803
Posted By littlemonkeys
Children That Arrive With Boo-Boo's - What Do You Do?

I have a new DCG that is 15 months old. This will be her 3rd week of dc and she's only here 3 days a week. Almost everyday that she comes she has a new boo-boo on her face or bruise on her leg. I'm...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-04-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,803
Posted By littlemonkeys
I totally understand what both of you are...

I totally understand what both of you are saying... and I agree 100%. Now what should I say to them? Any suggestions?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-04-2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,177
Posted By littlemonkeys
Thanks, I pretty much just hand the folder out at...

Thanks, I pretty much just hand the folder out at interview as well if they're interested and if it doesn't work out I count it as a loss too.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-04-2011, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,803
Posted By littlemonkeys
MMK Question On Accounting

So new dcb started today and the parents are getting a divorce. They paid me with two different checks. Would you make two separate invoices for the child or just use the one and credit both checks...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-04-2011, 06:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,177
Posted By littlemonkeys
Interview Yesterday!!

So yesterday I interviewed with a parent that scheduled with me two weeks ago. She has a 14 month old little girl and she is precious!! Things went really well and it looks like her daughter will be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-04-2011, 05:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,205
Posted By littlemonkeys
That's great news that dck is finally getting...

That's great news that dck is finally getting evaluated and treated. I bet the mom feels horrible for not listening to you in the first place. I hope dck is ok and gets to come home soon.

Please...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-02-2011, 03:16 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 10,345
Posted By littlemonkeys
I have a friend that has a notebook full of menus...

I have a friend that has a notebook full of menus for a few months ahead of time and then she just rotates them. She even has all the recipes and shopping list for each week. I used to laugh at her...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-02-2011, 03:13 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 10,345
Posted By littlemonkeys
Tonight I made it easy on myself and picked this...

Tonight I made it easy on myself and picked this up last night in the meat dept... Pre-seasoned chicken fajitas for a make your own burrito night.


Last night was corned beef made in the crock...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-02-2011, 03:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,909
Posted By littlemonkeys
I also only have 4 including my 18.5 month old...

I also only have 4 including my 18.5 month old son. I have a 20 month old FT, 9 month old PT (he's a preemie that looks 4 months), and a 3 month old drop in. I'm currently trying to fill my part...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-25-2011, 08:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,972
Posted By littlemonkeys
In the past year and a half that I've been doing...

In the past year and a half that I've been doing daycare I've never had a no show until this week. I had a mom say that she was having a hard time finding child care and I went ahead and made an...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-24-2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,972
Posted By littlemonkeys
Interview Today

cancelled. :( At least she had the courtesy to call though. She said that something came up and she'd call me next week. My neighbor down the street has had 3 people in the last 2 weeks not show...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-24-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,624
Posted By littlemonkeys
I drive a Suburban too and every few fill ups my...

I drive a Suburban too and every few fill ups my DH makes me put in the 92 octane... and it gets expensive!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-24-2011, 05:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,624
Posted By littlemonkeys
I'm also in Orange County and we're paying about ...

I'm also in Orange County and we're paying about

$3.65 for gas (89 octane)
$4.00ish +/- for a gallon of Organic Horizon whole milk
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 03:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,590
Posted By littlemonkeys
Congratulations!!!! :Sunny:

Congratulations!!!! :Sunny:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2,152
Views: 375,163
Posted By littlemonkeys
That's awesome and so sweet for her to offer!

That's awesome and so sweet for her to offer!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,690
Posted By littlemonkeys
I really like this one!

I really like this one!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 01:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,045
Posted By littlemonkeys
You are so right... and boy am I learning this...

You are so right... and boy am I learning this lesson the hard way. Never again will I do daycare for a family member or friend.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,584
Posted By littlemonkeys
Quick question... would you put this under your...

Quick question... would you put this under your financial policies section or would you have it's own section?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,619
Posted By littlemonkeys
I just fishished the free trial and bought the...

I just fishished the free trial and bought the program. I love it so far!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 11:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,750
Posted By littlemonkeys
I would still honor my two week notice!

I would still honor my two week notice!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 09:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,750
Posted By littlemonkeys
This is pretty much what I had in mind. Like I...

This is pretty much what I had in mind. Like I said in another thread, I have had many many calls for part time care and I've told them all my policy and they seemed to understand.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 09:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,750
Posted By littlemonkeys
Sounds good, thanks! I'm going to look over my...

Sounds good, thanks! I'm going to look over my handbook right now. I can't remember what I have stated regarding part time care, but I do know that I verbally told the mother this.




This...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 08:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,750
Posted By littlemonkeys
Question Regarding Part Time Care

I'm apologizing to you all ahead of time... I'm running on little sleep today and I feel like my brain is fried. :ouch:

When you take on a part time child in your daycare do you ever tell the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,281
Posted By littlemonkeys
I guess I could tell her that, but I'm sure the...

I guess I could tell her that, but I'm sure the dcm would want to know before a week so you're right... that probably wouldn't work. Hmmmn, what to do!

The crier is only part time and takes up a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 08:12 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 11,417
Posted By littlemonkeys
This is me too! (32 and a mother for 14 years) ...

This is me too! (32 and a mother for 14 years) Defintely old school!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,157
Posted By littlemonkeys
I agree! I love when parents show their...

I agree!

I love when parents show their appreciation! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2011, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,281
Posted By littlemonkeys
Talking Things Are Starting To Turn Around!!

I recently posted that I've only been getting calls for part time for weeks now and then the call this week for the late evening care. Well, yesterday the late evening mom was supposed to come for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-22-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,329
Posted By littlemonkeys
First, I'd like to thank you all for taking the...

First, I'd like to thank you all for taking the time to respond... I really appreciate your input.

Second, i really only was considering taking on this child mainly to help the mom out. She told...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-22-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,845
Posted By littlemonkeys
This is exactly what I do!! However, I have one...

This is exactly what I do!! However, I have one family that pays me 4 weeks ahead of time and she sometimes forgets when payment is due so I will invoice her the day before it's due as a kind...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-22-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,329
Posted By littlemonkeys
That's a little along the lines of what I was...

That's a little along the lines of what I was thinking... I would only have dck from 2-10pm only 3 days a week and was going to just charge my flat weekly rate. So you would still add an additional...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2011, 09:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,329
Posted By littlemonkeys
I don't have anything in my contract about...

I don't have anything in my contract about extended days. Does anyone have any examples they can share with me? I'd like to have my contract revised before tomorrow.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,329
Posted By littlemonkeys
My DH thinks I'm crazy for even considering it....

My DH thinks I'm crazy for even considering it. But I figure that I could probably have the child go to bed around 8:30pm like the rest of my own kids do and then it would only be an extra 3 waking...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2011, 05:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,329
Posted By littlemonkeys
Advice Needed On How To Price A Family?

How would you price a family that needs daycare past your "normal" hours? My hours are 7-5:30 and this dcm needs child care for her 4 y/o from 2pm-10pm only 3 days a week. I thought about just...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,584
Posted By littlemonkeys
I'm curious to see if the dcm responded to your...

I'm curious to see if the dcm responded to your last e-mail?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-19-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,850
Posted By littlemonkeys
We just bought a new Suburban and I LOVE it!!

We just bought a new Suburban and I LOVE it!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-19-2011, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,276
Posted By littlemonkeys
It's funny that you asked this because my friends...

It's funny that you asked this because my friends and I were just having this discussion earlier this week. I have always done all my interviewing at my home, that way the parents are able to see...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-19-2011, 12:00 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,584
Posted By littlemonkeys
I agree with everyone... That was a great...

I agree with everyone... That was a great response and will be stalking to see if she responds! :)
Forum: Book Club - Reviews / Suggestions 02-18-2011, 11:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 13,115
Posted By littlemonkeys
Not available in my area either! :(

Not available in my area either! :(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-18-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,705
Posted By littlemonkeys
I would have to say that I would be pretty...

I would have to say that I would be pretty upset... Especially if my bedroom was upstairs. She had no right to go upstairs and she should have just called you on the phone or yelled your name. I can...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-18-2011, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,439
Posted By littlemonkeys
Thank you both! I was having trouble trying to...

Thank you both! I was having trouble trying to think of a format so I will definitely check out that website. I was also stumped on what info to put in the newsletter... That helped as well!! Thanks...
Forum: Curriculum 02-17-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,840
Posted By littlemonkeys
I think it would be a great addition!!! :)

I think it would be a great addition!!! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,439
Posted By littlemonkeys
Newsletters

I've been thinking about putting together a monthly newsletter for the dcp's, but I'm a bit stumped. Would anyone mind sharing one with me as an example?

Thx!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2011, 05:48 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,584
Posted By littlemonkeys
WOW!! That is just crazy. I can't wait to hear...

WOW!! That is just crazy. I can't wait to hear how you responded.





I love both of these!!! :lol::lol::lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-17-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,367
Posted By littlemonkeys
I know exactly what you mean about it seems like...

I know exactly what you mean about it seems like its all day. I would say for me my dcb either cries, whines, or screams for at least 75% of the day. I feel so bad for him and the other kids. I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2011, 06:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,367
Posted By littlemonkeys
I have a 3 mo part time dcb that is the SAME way....

I have a 3 mo part time dcb that is the SAME way. Cries, no wait... she screams for no reason, even when being held. Really disrupts my daycare and is beginning to have a negative effect on the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2011, 06:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,560
Posted By littlemonkeys
My 14 year old football/wrestler/baseball player...

My 14 year old football/wrestler/baseball player is the SAME WAY!!! OMG... how awesome would it be to have a vending machine?? :lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2011, 06:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,402
Posted By littlemonkeys
That is so awesome!!! Congratulations!!! :D

That is so awesome!!! Congratulations!!! :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2011, 06:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,142
Posted By littlemonkeys
Sorry if I'm repeating... I haven't been able to...

Sorry if I'm repeating... I haven't been able to read the above responses yet.

If I were you, I would go ahead and call the police the next time you hear the loud music and request to remain...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2011, 09:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,925
Posted By littlemonkeys
How about we trade... I can send you the part...

How about we trade... I can send you the part timers and you can send me the full timers!! Sound good? :p
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,552
Posted By littlemonkeys
I agree and I wish the parents set more...

I agree and I wish the parents set more boundaries too!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2011, 03:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,925
Posted By littlemonkeys
Part Timers??

So I've been interviewing these past couple weeks. I've gotten quite a few phone calls but they are ALL for part time. I'm getting really discouraged. :( I was full for so long and the market is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,599
Posted By littlemonkeys
I agree, it is so nice when parents show their...

I agree, it is so nice when parents show their appreciation for you. I have a small daycare and today I only have one child. The mom walked in with a cute little valentine's Day bag with a box of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-11-2011, 09:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,060
Posted By littlemonkeys
Never mind... I'm a dork and "finally" found it!...

Never mind... I'm a dork and "finally" found it! :o
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-11-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,060
Posted By littlemonkeys
MMK Question

For those of you that use MMK do you know how to make a child "inactive"? I don't necessarily want to remove her permanently since dck may come back as a drop-in.

Thx in advance!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2011, 08:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,449
Posted By littlemonkeys
Your schedule looks structured and very...

Your schedule looks structured and very organized! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2011, 07:47 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,239
Posted By littlemonkeys
This is me too!

This is me too!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2011, 05:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,766
Posted By littlemonkeys
I agree, it is so nice to have co-workers that...

I agree, it is so nice to have co-workers that understand. I was an unregistered user for sucha long time and I'm so happy that I officially joined the group.

You are all GREAT!!! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2011, 09:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,368
Posted By littlemonkeys
I really like this website :) ...

I really like this website :)

http://www.notimeforflashcards.com/
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2011, 08:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,492
Posted By littlemonkeys
I'm also doing the free trial and I haven't had...

I'm also doing the free trial and I haven't had any problems printing my "daily reports", but I've been having some issues with the menu's. :(

I thought I heard somewhere on here that once you...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2011, 08:06 PM
Replies: 2,152
Views: 375,163
Posted By littlemonkeys
Where's the like button!!! :) That's...

Where's the like button!!! :)

That's awesome!! Congrats!
Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 02-08-2011, 02:35 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,771
Posted By littlemonkeys
No wasn't me... I changed mine a while back in...

No wasn't me... I changed mine a while back in January.

I'm able to log in now! Thx!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,159
Posted By littlemonkeys
There is a really good extended leave policy in...

There is a really good extended leave policy in this thread! :)

http://daycare.com/forum/showthread.php?t=25653&highlight=extended+leave
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2011, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2,152
Views: 375,163
Posted By littlemonkeys
I'm listed under childcare and you put in my zip...

I'm listed under childcare and you put in my zip code and it brings up a list of like 10 or so and I'm #6. It has my name, address, and phone number and says I specialize in daycare, childcare,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2011, 11:43 PM
Replies: 2,152
Views: 375,163
Posted By littlemonkeys
Smile Looks like I've been getting FREE advertisement!!!!

Today I received a call on my home phone inquiring about my daycare. It took me by surprise since I've only ever advertised my cell phone number and have only put ads out on Craig’s list. Anyways,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,192
Posted By littlemonkeys
I also have a Maclaren for my DS and love it......

I also have a Maclaren for my DS and love it... As for dck's I use the Foundations quad stroller. I mentioned it in another thread. Like the stroller, I had to remove the hand brake because the pad...
Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 02-07-2011, 08:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,531
Posted By littlemonkeys
This just cracked me up... Totally what I needed...

This just cracked me up... Totally what I needed this Monday morning! :lol:

I agree though and I usually try to double space my paragraphs. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2011, 08:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,631
Posted By littlemonkeys
I agree with this. I'd probably just tell her you...

I agree with this. I'd probably just tell her you have another intersted family and go from there. It will probably help get the ball rolling if she is still inerested. I don't see what the problem...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 09:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,436
Posted By littlemonkeys
Thanks, I hope so too!

Thanks, I hope so too!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,204
Posted By littlemonkeys
I know exactly how you feel. We have a 1700 sq...

I know exactly how you feel. We have a 1700 sq ft house (3 bedrooms 2 bath, 1 living room, kitchen and of course garage). We use the living room for daycare, kitchen for eating, and one of the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 02:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,884
Posted By littlemonkeys
I ordered mine the other day too! I'm so excited...

I ordered mine the other day too! I'm so excited to get it... hope it comes soon!!

Thanks for the link! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 02:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,436
Posted By littlemonkeys
I'm not expecting DCM to call me back until...

I'm not expecting DCM to call me back until Tuesday, but if she does I'll definitely require her to bring dcg to my home first before signing. She told me where she had her interview today and I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,353
Posted By littlemonkeys
:lol::lol: I so wish I had the guts to do this!!...

:lol::lol: I so wish I had the guts to do this!! I'm going to try to build myself up so I can do this on Tuesday or something!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,353
Posted By littlemonkeys
Love it!!!! :lol:

Love it!!!! :lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,353
Posted By littlemonkeys
DCD just showed up... 2 hours and 10 minutes...

DCD just showed up... 2 hours and 10 minutes late. I said to him "I didn't think you were coming today... it's close to 9am. I was going to send you both a text and then we were going to head out...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 08:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,097
Posted By littlemonkeys
This is all I have in my contract regarding potty...

This is all I have in my contract regarding potty training. Not sure if it needs more, but I've never had any problems with it yet.

TOILET TRAINING

We will coordinate with you when your child...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 08:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,793
Posted By littlemonkeys
It must be in the air... the 1st time I have ever...

It must be in the air... the 1st time I have ever been termed was last Friday and I've been wondering the same thing, what to tell the other dcp's if they ask. I do agree with the others and keep it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 08:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,443
Posted By littlemonkeys
Thank you so much for posting this thread... I...

Thank you so much for posting this thread... I saw it on here before a while back and have been searching for it everywhere.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,353
Posted By littlemonkeys
Tgif!!!!! A Little Irritated Though...

So my challenging DCP's requested an early drop off of 6:30 in the beginning and it kept getting later and later. I told the mom months ago that if they were going to be late to call/text me because...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,919
Posted By littlemonkeys
One of the 20 month olds mothers is a teacher and...

One of the 20 month olds mothers is a teacher and she reads with her all the time. She started with me at 12 months and she could say the word "opposite". :eek: asI have been SO impressed with her...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,646
Posted By littlemonkeys
Me too! I'm not sure if I'd want to keep this...

Me too! I'm not sure if I'd want to keep this child in my daycare or not. Maybe I’d keep her just to make sure that her child is well taken care of and provide stability for the child. Do we as...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2011, 08:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,436
Posted By littlemonkeys
No, and I wanted to ask and then got side tracked...

No, and I wanted to ask and then got side tracked and forgot. Bothers me a little bit because I've never taken on a family without seeing the child. Oh well, right? :confused: If all goes well, I 'm...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,436
Posted By littlemonkeys
Thumbs up 1st Interview In Months....

Tonight was my first interview in months. I was so nervous to say the least. I was as prepared as could be given that she called early this afternoon. I scheduled her to come at 6pm because my...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,424
Posted By littlemonkeys
I have been looking into using MGT, but Funshine...

I have been looking into using MGT, but Funshine actually seems cheaper for the younger group. I'd love to know how it goes for you.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2011, 09:14 AM
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Views: 2,902
Posted By littlemonkeys
I agree with this!

I agree with this!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2011, 08:35 AM
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Views: 5,787
Posted By littlemonkeys
Seriously right? :lol:

Seriously right? :lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2011, 08:23 AM
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Views: 3,956
Posted By littlemonkeys
I used to be an OB nurse and never dealt with...

I used to be an OB nurse and never dealt with tapeworms before, but I'm pretty sure it is spread by actual contact with the poop. So as long as you wash your hands you're fine, but I know some...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2011, 08:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,919
Posted By littlemonkeys
That's pretty interesting. I think I heard this...

That's pretty interesting. I think I heard this somewhere and I've been doing both. I've been hearing a lot about Zoo Phonics lately and just started looking into it. :)



What a cute story. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2011, 04:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,098
Posted By littlemonkeys
I have this listed in my phb under my illness...

I have this listed in my phb under my illness policy.


Abigail, now that I read it again, I would probably cut the whole thing about having the pharmacy split the meds, I also wouldn't store it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2011, 11:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,919
Posted By littlemonkeys
Quick Question

Those of you that do a preschool curriculum with the dck's do you start teaching them uppercase or lower case letters first? Or does it even matter? Most of my dck's can identify the letters by...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2011, 11:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,098
Posted By littlemonkeys
I think it sounds fine, I made mine a little...

I think it sounds fine, I made mine a little simpler. I was just loking this over and I should probably add that they also need to give me a written conset as well as filling out the form from the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2011, 09:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,350
Posted By littlemonkeys
I agree with everything you said. I'm going to...

I agree with everything you said. I'm going to evaluate the next week or so and see how she does and then I'm going to gently discuss it with her parents.

Actually, I'm very surprised because ALL...
Forum: Forms - Uploads 02-02-2011, 09:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 23,407
Posted By littlemonkeys
Lol... This is the same one I have... I just...

Lol... This is the same one I have... I just forgot to add the how many bottles and oz... How funny. I think I found mine on a website that offers free forms. :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,082
Posted By littlemonkeys
I would probably help out, but that's just the...

I would probably help out, but that's just the type of person I am... Always doing service for others with a smile! :lol:

At least she came to you and asked you up front and didn't go behind your...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2011, 12:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 16,865
Posted By littlemonkeys
I haven't read all the responses yet, but I...

I haven't read all the responses yet, but I wanted to say I have this one but it holds four dck's. We go to the park all the time. It is sometimes very hard to push, especially when it's full. I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,787
Posted By littlemonkeys
OMG!!!! LMAO!!! This is too funny!!! :lol: ...

OMG!!!! LMAO!!! This is too funny!!! :lol:

Can't wait for an update!!




Reminds me of a time my friends husband went to work with his wife's thong by accident and found it on the floor and...
Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 02-02-2011, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,245
Posted By littlemonkeys
No, I haven't reached my msg quota, but it seems...

No, I haven't reached my msg quota, but it seems to be working fine now, thx!! :)
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