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Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 12-06-2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,859
Posted By BumbleBee
Water and milk. Juice is an occasional treat...

Water and milk. Juice is an occasional treat here. Birthday's, holidays, making jello, etc.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-04-2018, 10:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 342
Posted By BumbleBee
That was my impression. Though the rate you pay...

That was my impression. Though the rate you pay goes up if someone collects.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-03-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 342
Posted By BumbleBee
Ditto. I'd report her.

Ditto. I'd report her.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-29-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By BumbleBee
Interesting. This could very well be it.

Interesting. This could very well be it.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-28-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By BumbleBee
What mom is reporting.

What mom is reporting.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-28-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By BumbleBee
She watches little bear, Elmo and Mickey mouse...

She watches little bear, Elmo and Mickey mouse clubhouse. Screen time is 1 episode, Max of 30 min, while dinner is being made.

No caffeine. Occasional chocolate treat but otherwise water or milk....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-28-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 262
Posted By BumbleBee
2.5 Year Old Sleep Issues

This dcg will wiggle and fidget on her cot in order to keep herself awake. If she does fall asleep, she's awake 20-45 min later. Mom reports chronic night terrors, and upwards of 2 hrs of keeping...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-28-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 192
Posted By BumbleBee
Dollar tree dress up vests and capes.

Dollar tree dress up vests and capes.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-26-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By BumbleBee
Shoveled twice and calling for another 4 inches...

Shoveled twice and calling for another 4 inches tonight. We got dumped on this go around. It's 50/50 on school tomorrow.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-26-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 202
Posted By BumbleBee
The infamous "ran out of time" excuse.

The infamous "ran out of time" excuse.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-26-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 202
Posted By BumbleBee
Fussy baby. 18 oz of spoiled breast milk. Using...

Fussy baby. 18 oz of spoiled breast milk. Using frozen but she's not liking it at all.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-26-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By BumbleBee
Snow Day

10 inches of wet, slushy, heavy snow between 10pm last night and noon today. It's a mess out there. Hoping there's school tomorrow!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-24-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 496
Posted By BumbleBee
Thank you for all of the advice. I am not aware...

Thank you for all of the advice. I am not aware of any school resource officer at our school but I will ask. I plan on speaking with the principle on Monday and opening a conversation with him. I was...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-19-2018, 09:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 496
Posted By BumbleBee
WWYD? Misbehaving Kids on Our Walk Home from School

We are a no transport daycare. Every day myself or my assistant walk the school age daycare kids home from school. It's approximately 4 blocks, depending on which way we go.

Now the daycare kids...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-14-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
Just heard the vomit cough from the nap room. No...

Just heard the vomit cough from the nap room. No vomit yet but God help me!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-13-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,700
Posted By BumbleBee
Not just your families!

Not just your families!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-11-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 886
Posted By BumbleBee
It depends. I have a few who parent, I have a few...

It depends. I have a few who parent, I have a few who want me to believe they parent, and I have a few who don't parent.

Jmo but I think a majority of my current parents had/have this idea of how...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-11-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By BumbleBee
I have 3 like this :ouch:. dcb6 Adhd (by far the...

I have 3 like this :ouch:. dcb6 Adhd (by far the worst when it comes to this), dcb4 Add, Dcb5 asd/add. I have no advice that actually works but here's some things we do to try and curb it.

No...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-26-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 312
Posted By BumbleBee
Hot dogs, buns, applesauce, corn, milk.

Hot dogs, buns, applesauce, corn, milk.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-24-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
Ugh, forgot about the full moon! That explains a...

Ugh, forgot about the full moon! That explains a few things!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-19-2018, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
I was already in a mood because of 2 scheduled...

I was already in a mood because of 2 scheduled half days at the elementary school next week. School agers in my house for 6.5 hrs instead of 3 hrs, two days in a row, is always a bit rough. But now...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-15-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By BumbleBee
Thank you ladies! I restarted my computer...

Thank you ladies! I restarted my computer (updates) and it worked after that. Idk what the deal was but it's working now.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-15-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By BumbleBee
Kidkare Down?

Is KidKare down for maintenance today (Monday Oct 15th?) I didn't log on this weekend due to being busy and was going to input last weeks records today during nap time.
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 10-07-2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 492
Posted By BumbleBee
I'm right there with you on the sheltered life....

I'm right there with you on the sheltered life. I've heard of grits but have never tried them or even know what they are. Needless to say I have never made them. I have branched out into couscous and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-04-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
Almost 4 yo dcg just hocked a loogie onto her...

Almost 4 yo dcg just hocked a loogie onto her pillow...on purpose. Then complained her pillow is icky. :rolleyes: Told her to flip it over and go to sleep. Someone will be stripping their cot and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-03-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 560
Posted By BumbleBee
Your business, your rules. If they don't agree...

Your business, your rules. If they don't agree with it, they can go somewhere else.

As for where they work and their PTO, that's not your problem. They choose to work there and continue to do so....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-18-2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By BumbleBee
Disgusting Excuse For A Provider

I feel sick after reading this.

https://fox17online.com/2018/09/18/home-day-care-owner-left-kids-tied-to-car-seats-in-dark-room-for-7-hours-police-say/
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-14-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 948
Posted By BumbleBee
Saving this idea for next summer and my gaggle of...

Saving this idea for next summer and my gaggle of boys!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 948
Posted By BumbleBee
Oh we still made the applesauce. It was just...

Oh we still made the applesauce. It was just rough!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 948
Posted By BumbleBee
Great Ideas That Were Not

Ever have a great idea for a project, activity, outing with the kids?

Ever do that great idea with the kids and find out it was NOT a great idea after all???

My great idea this week was to make...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-08-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,110
Posted By BumbleBee
Onesies I fix it. Also have to snap all 3 every...

Onesies I fix it. Also have to snap all 3 every diaper change. Bothers me if I just do the center one.

Now the full body suits, I sometimes just let them chill in a diaper. Depends :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-31-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
Surprised another one. :rolleyes:

Surprised another one. :rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-31-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
So far I've 'surprised' 3 families with a...

So far I've 'surprised' 3 families with a 'sudden' closure on Monday.

'Sudden' meaning the closure schedule that went home with every kid in January, posted as a pinned post on the daycare...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-22-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 350
Posted By BumbleBee
Passed Inspection

100% compliance. happyface

Kids were 👼 while she was here :lol:

After she left was a different story :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-20-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By BumbleBee
Yeah after I posted about the coddling I had a...

Yeah after I posted about the coddling I had a 'duh' moment and it clicked. Not to say it's the only thing going on but it's probably feeding it & making it bigger then it would be otherwise.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-19-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By BumbleBee
Side note, I love the tags on this thread :lol:

Side note, I love the tags on this thread :lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-19-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By BumbleBee
Parent responses at home I'm not sure. I know...

Parent responses at home I'm not sure. I know what the parents say they do but actions have shown differently, kwim?

Mom is pretty nonchalant about it, doesn't react. Dad gets upset, not yelling...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-19-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By BumbleBee
Good point. He could've heard it somewhere and is...

Good point. He could've heard it somewhere and is repeating it. Just like if any of the kids here pick it up from him.

It does bother me and while I don't give it any verbal attention I wouldn't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-19-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By BumbleBee
Yes he does.

Yes he does.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-19-2018, 02:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By BumbleBee
Is this Normal?

Dcb age 5 (almost 6) will scream "I hate my life" and "I want to die" when being disciplined.

I suspect he said those things the first time and got a reaction somewhere so uses it as a means to an...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-16-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 1,076
Views: 198,122
Posted By BumbleBee
Dcb6 "come here dcb5, I need to teach you...

Dcb6 "come here dcb5, I need to teach you something."

Dcb5 "what are you going to teach me?"

dcb6 "I need to teach you how not to be a jerk.". :ouch::D:lol:likethis:eek::rolleyes:


truth...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-13-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 425
Posted By BumbleBee
Very well could be! Thank you!

Very well could be! Thank you!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-10-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 425
Posted By BumbleBee
It's like a really thick compressed cardboard....

It's like a really thick compressed cardboard. They are all the same color.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-10-2018, 06:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 425
Posted By BumbleBee
Toy Identification Help (again)

Another item the kiddos love yet we don't have enough of. We've had them for about 4 years but this is the first group that has really taken a liking to them. So what wasn't an issue before (having a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-08-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By BumbleBee
Didn't think of that one! I love it!

Didn't think of that one! I love it!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-08-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By BumbleBee
Wwyd?

Dcb5.75 was sent to get his water bottle then put his shoes on for outside time.

Got his water bottle then went to the coat room to put his shoes on. Only instead of putting his shoes on, he...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-07-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 390
Posted By BumbleBee
Yup those are them! Thank you so much BC!!!

Yup those are them! Thank you so much BC!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-06-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 390
Posted By BumbleBee
A truck built with them and old tinker toys.

A truck built with them and old tinker toys.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-06-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 390
Posted By BumbleBee
Does Anybody Know What These Are?

These were donated to us. They work with the old tinker toys, the smaller/thinner ones. I have looked up the vintage/classic tinker toys sets but have not been able to find them.

1st picture is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-06-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By BumbleBee
That's a good point BC. So far today dcb5 has...

That's a good point BC. So far today dcb5 has been ok. He came in as Mr. Bossy but after 30 minutes of that dcg6 put him in his place and he's simmered it down. His brother, age 4, is our challenge...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-05-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By BumbleBee
I know I avoid confrontation with eldest Dcb as...

I know I avoid confrontation with eldest Dcb as much as possible because his reactions are so intense. Despite our best efforts of teaching, modeling, encouraging and working with him on emotional...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-05-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By BumbleBee
After a difficult Friday of frequent blaming of...

After a difficult Friday of frequent blaming of others, we've brain stormed, had a discussion with dcb's parents, and come to some realizations that we've been avoiding.

1. We are burned out, not...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-03-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By BumbleBee
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-03-2018, 06:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By BumbleBee
Responsibility for Actions

How do you teach kids to take responsibility for their actions?

We have a 5 year old (almost 6) who it's always somebody else's fault. He is never at fault, for anything. It's a constant "well so...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-18-2018, 05:48 AM
Replies: 1,076
Views: 198,122
Posted By BumbleBee
Dcb4 doesn't have his nemesis to bicker with this...

Dcb4 doesn't have his nemesis to bicker with this morning so he's trying to manipulate dcg3. She's not having it. :lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-17-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,335
Posted By BumbleBee
Yes. It's not a be all end all but poor interview...

Yes. It's not a be all end all but poor interview behavior from parents or kids is a factor.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-11-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 1,076
Views: 198,122
Posted By BumbleBee
Ruined a 5 yr old's life today, so I can check...

Ruined a 5 yr old's life today, so I can check that off my bucket list :). How could I be so cruel? What on earth did I do?

I put him in timeout for trying to spit in another child's face.

For...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-22-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 552
Posted By BumbleBee
So I gave up on trying to convince parents an...

So I gave up on trying to convince parents an earlier bedtime was needed. But I did change our daily schedule :D

The kids are now going down for nap earlier and for any kid over the age of 3 they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 552
Posted By BumbleBee
That's usually how it is here. Last week it took...

That's usually how it is here. Last week it took until Thursday afternoon!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 552
Posted By BumbleBee
Annual Phenomenon (For Fun)

There seems to be an annual phenomenon over here in my neck of the woods.

Affected ages: generally 5 and under though any child can be affected.

Symptoms include: crankiness, tears, tantrums,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-09-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 1,963
Views: 261,509
Posted By BumbleBee
5 yr old dcg. Been here since she was 3 months...

5 yr old dcg. Been here since she was 3 months old. Starts school in the fall and her mama (teacher) recently quit her job.

So since we've been missing each other, we went on a date!
...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-01-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,161
Posted By BumbleBee
Olives. I hate everything about olives. Can't...

Olives. I hate everything about olives. Can't stand the smell, I will gag and I'm not a gagger. I can't even do olive oil because it smells faintly of olives.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-29-2018, 08:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 708
Posted By BumbleBee
All of the decent grocery stores are 20-30 min...

All of the decent grocery stores are 20-30 min away so I go either Friday evening after work or Saturday morning. Both suck for different reasons.

The grocery stores close by are over priced...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-25-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By BumbleBee
Walking through the cafeteria yesterday I was so...

Walking through the cafeteria yesterday I was so focused on keeping the 2.5 yr old from running into the table corners (major 'look behind instead of ahead' kid) that I accidentally walked the 2 yr...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-10-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
ADHD/ODD kid was supposed to be picked up 16...

ADHD/ODD kid was supposed to be picked up 16 minutes ago. My current activity is trying to keep him quiet enough to not wake every body up. :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-13-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 557
Posted By BumbleBee
28% this year.

28% this year.
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 04-09-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By BumbleBee
Thank you Tom :) I appreciate you taking the time...

Thank you Tom :) I appreciate you taking the time to answer questions and chime in on this forum.

On a side note, I was pretty stoked to see your reply that my calculations looked correct!...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 04-08-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By BumbleBee
Time percentage: 2800 hours worked divided by...

Time percentage: 2800 hours worked divided by 8,760 (hours in a year) =0.3196 x 100 = 31.96%

Space Percentage:
Exclusive Use: 120 sq ft divided by 1,827 sq feet = 0.0656 x 100 = 6.56%
Partial...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 04-08-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By BumbleBee
Based on your #'s and Tom's blogs, I calculated...

Based on your #'s and Tom's blogs, I calculated your t/s% at 33.38%

I don't know what yours usually runs but mine is generally between 28% and 34%
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-06-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,876
Posted By BumbleBee
Thank you so much! Amazing advice and we...

Thank you so much! Amazing advice and we sincerely appreciate it!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-06-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,876
Posted By BumbleBee
I don't think he's been tested for FASD. Thank...

I don't think he's been tested for FASD. Thank you for the info. Yes a therapist is involved, just started therapy recently.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-03-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 1,076
Views: 198,122
Posted By BumbleBee
Oppositional defiant dcb, age 4, was the first...

Oppositional defiant dcb, age 4, was the first one 'finished' with breakfast. In reality he just wanted to snatch and/or hide the favored toys so nobody else could use them. I made everybody stay at...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-01-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,645
Posted By BumbleBee
Jeans, tshirt, zip up sweater.

Jeans, tshirt, zip up sweater.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-30-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
Dcm who just doesn't understand why Dcb flaunts...

Dcm who just doesn't understand why Dcb flaunts the rules so much is now blatantly flaunting the Head Start rules regarding homework.

But yeah, no correlation at all. :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-27-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,876
Posted By BumbleBee
I'm giving it some time because therapy just...

I'm giving it some time because therapy just started recently.

Thank you for your detailed response. You have given me great ideas on how to further the progress we've made (not as much progress...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-27-2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 458
Posted By BumbleBee
Formula fed but still low iron?

Baby drinks iron fortified formula but has low iron levels. Anybody ever heard of this before? Seems odd to me. I don't doubt the test results but wondering if it's not a matter of inadequate intake...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-26-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,876
Posted By BumbleBee
Thank you I will look into this!

Thank you I will look into this!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-26-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,876
Posted By BumbleBee
Yes he is seeing a therapist but it just started...

Yes he is seeing a therapist but it just started recently.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-25-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,876
Posted By BumbleBee
Loss of privileges, time out, spanking.

Loss of privileges, time out, spanking.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-25-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,876
Posted By BumbleBee
Oppositional Defiance Help

Dcb, age 4, is oppositional defiant. We've made progress in the frequency of the defiance as well as the level of anger exhibited. What we are struggling with currently is the duration. This kid digs...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By BumbleBee
Yup! TGIF!!! And with 70% of students staying...

Yup! TGIF!!! And with 70% of students staying home today, today doesn't count as a school day. So extra day added to the end of the year because they've used up all of the allotted school closure...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 06:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By BumbleBee
I haven't responded to any of it. And in whatever...

I haven't responded to any of it. And in whatever parent's defense the comment wasn't by one of them. I was reading through comments on a post, by a local friend about the bomb threat and parents...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 05:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 897
Posted By BumbleBee
Did it once. Never again. No discounts, no free....

Did it once. Never again. No discounts, no free. They pay just like everybody else.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 05:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By BumbleBee
I said no to school age attendance during school...

I said no to school age attendance during school hours when the school is open.

I'm not being named on fb but there's some chatter on there about 'that daycare who doesn't care about kids'...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By BumbleBee
Wwyd?

Bomb threat found in bathroom at school.

Superintendent had bomb sniffing dogs and police check school.

Nothing found, dogs didn't hit on anything.

School is open tomorrow.

All bags to be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 986
Posted By BumbleBee
No thank you Out of your mouth please ...

No thank you

Out of your mouth please

Face the table please (mealtimes)

Walking feet please

Cover your cough please. (Usually shortened to Cover! by the end of the day.)
Forum: Daycare Insurance 03-17-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,736
Posted By BumbleBee
Allstate.

Allstate.
Forum: Daycare Insurance 03-17-2018, 07:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,736
Posted By BumbleBee
Yes I do know and do have separate liability...

Yes I do know and do have separate liability insurance for the daycare. The issue was when the homeowner's insurance was aware of the daycare, they refused coverage regardless of the separate...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-12-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
I hate daylight savings time. Heck I hate both...

I hate daylight savings time. Heck I hate both time changes. The kids are a mess and will be all week.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,149
Posted By BumbleBee
Been in business as an in home child care for 5.5...

Been in business as an in home child care for 5.5 years. Worked in child care centers for 8 years prior to opening. Retirement I have no idea.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-05-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 993
Posted By BumbleBee
Do you mean diaper bags or are you planning on...

Do you mean diaper bags or are you planning on supplying diapers or are you talking about cloth diapers?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-05-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 818
Posted By BumbleBee
Dumbest Snow Day Ever

They called a snow day at 6am today. Roads are slightly slick but not severely snow, we got a whopping 1 inch of snow last night and it's 4 degrees with the wind chill.

The reason for closing? The...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-01-2018, 09:58 AM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
Dcm sent her 4 yr old to preschool with a 99.5...

Dcm sent her 4 yr old to preschool with a 99.5 temp today. Jokes on her because if he temps above 100.4 after preschool he's excluded tomorrow and there's no preschool on Friday's.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-01-2018, 12:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 695
Posted By BumbleBee
Open 7a.m.-6pm 8am-breakfast 9am:...

Open 7a.m.-6pm

8am-breakfast
9am: preschool time until 11.
9:45am snack
11am outside time
11:45-lunch
12:45- nap until 3:15 (kids get up as they wake)
3:30 - snack
4:30 -outside until pick...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 01-31-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,052
Posted By BumbleBee
Yes you need to claim all income. Regardless of...

Yes you need to claim all income. Regardless of cash, receipts, etc you still have to claim it.

Your choice to consistently allow them to use, abuse and not pay you has nothing to do with whether...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-30-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By BumbleBee
I have 1 out with influenza A right now and my...

I have 1 out with influenza A right now and my policy is the kid can return when 24 hrs fever free w/o the use of fever reducers and can participate normally. Granted I expect them to be out all week...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-29-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
The silver lining in this is I had most of the...

The silver lining in this is I had most of the day off. Have 2 school agers to pick up soon but otherwise I've been kid free all day.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-28-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
8pm Sunday night I get the sick kid text. ...

8pm Sunday night I get the sick kid text.

"Dcg tested positive for influenza A today."

Crap.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-14-2018, 06:56 AM
Replies: 4,832
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 479,542
Posted By BumbleBee
I am not your fall back plan. Whether you pulled...

I am not your fall back plan. Whether you pulled your kid for cheaper rates, better hours, more academics, it doesn't matter to me. I am not your plan b. Your child is no longer enrolled.

The same...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-14-2018, 05:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 975
Posted By BumbleBee
Yeah I've had the same thing happen. my answer...

Yeah I've had the same thing happen. my answer depends on the situation and other factors.
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