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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Yesterday, 08:56 AM
Replies: 25
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Posted By Annalee
"You're killing me, Smalls!" :lol::lol:

"You're killing me, Smalls!" :lol::lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Yesterday, 05:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 351
Posted By Annalee
Not sure about head start in your state, but I...

Not sure about head start in your state, but I have some friends that work at headstart here. They, generally,do well on their assessment because headstarts gear more toward "what the child wants no...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-12-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 351
Posted By Annalee
:lol::lol:Oh yeah ^^^^^^ That's what I'm talking...

:lol::lol:Oh yeah ^^^^^^ That's what I'm talking about! :rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-12-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 351
Posted By Annalee
Where the state stays with you 4-6 ours grading...

Where the state stays with you 4-6 ours grading you on many different areas and then gives you a report card.....don't you wanna be a part of that??:lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-12-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 351
Posted By Annalee
The dollar tree had packs of 6 foam ornaments so...

The dollar tree had packs of 6 foam ornaments so I got three kinds for my 12 kids. They will make those then we made an ornament where you make the bow out of a piece of yarn the length of your...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-12-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 291
Posted By Annalee
Yep, yep and yep! Not only with our children...

Yep, yep and yep! Not only with our children but with any loved one. My grandma is staying with us and hasn't progressed as quickly as she would like making her irritable because she can't go home...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-12-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 291
Posted By Annalee
She is probably stressed to the max from school...

She is probably stressed to the max from school issues and can't balance her home responsibilities. But I think we have all been there, or I have anyway??? :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-12-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 291
Posted By Annalee
AMEN! I have dcb1 that is always sickly but no...

AMEN! I have dcb1 that is always sickly but no one listens to me but when his older sibling has a scrape they go to the ER. Dcb1 drives me nuts because he whines all the time. He is the "I'm Sorry,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-12-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 291
Posted By Annalee
I think kids act like this at pickup sometimes...

I think kids act like this at pickup sometimes because their moms are fake about really wanting to see them. Parents can be so busy and career oriented that the child senses that and don't know...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-11-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
I understand! I live in a small town as well. ...

I understand! I live in a small town as well. My aunt attended a High School basketball game last Friday Night and she said a lady she was sitting beside realized she was kin to me and was talking...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-11-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 552
Posted By Annalee
I understand. The dynamics of the home has...

I understand. The dynamics of the home has affected child care and school immensely. The government implementing QRIS in child care and core curriculum in schools has changed the child care...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-11-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
It would be even more heavenly if I could make my...

It would be even more heavenly if I could make my last mortgage payment:p
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-11-2019, 07:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 295
Posted By Annalee
the "parenting" is exactly what my personal email...

the "parenting" is exactly what my personal email from my licensor was about! She taught me to use the same consequences and expectations as the daycare kids with my oldest son during daycare time....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-11-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
The countdown is on.....9 more working days then...

The countdown is on.....9 more working days then off 24th-January 3rd. I'm feeling ithappyfacehappyface

Going to the mountains for a few days during this time as well but mostly "chilling" with ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-11-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 295
Posted By Annalee
FYI, my oldest was 7 months old when I did my...

FYI, my oldest was 7 months old when I did my first QRIS assessment and he's now 18 years old:ouch::eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-11-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 295
Posted By Annalee
^^^^agreed! Some of my family members would get...

^^^^agreed! Some of my family members would get my kids occasionally, too, plus my husband was always off at least one day a week and he would keep them then too. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-11-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 295
Posted By Annalee
Yes; I made sure to NEVER be holding my own or my...

Yes; I made sure to NEVER be holding my own or my niece/nephews when they were small and in my child care. I worked 8 years before having my own and that was a specific concern from current and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-09-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
Oh my goodness!!!:rolleyes: Good for you...

Oh my goodness!!!:rolleyes:

Good for you sending her down the street:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-02-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
happyfacehappyface

happyfacehappyface
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-21-2019, 05:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 501
Posted By Annalee
It amazes me what my county charges, then the...

It amazes me what my county charges, then the county up above me nearly doubles and the next county after that increases greatly as well. Most of my clients work in these neighboring counties but...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-19-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 258
Posted By Annalee
Same here! ;)

Same here! ;)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-12-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
My niece's baby will be a girl! I really thought...

My niece's baby will be a girl! I really thought it was a boy and so did she:eek: This was one gender reveal party where many were stunned. Happy, but stunned! :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-07-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
I have a couple kids that if I was open Christmas...

I have a couple kids that if I was open Christmas day, they would be here:confused::rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-04-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 518
Posted By Annalee
I would rather have the longer daylight in the...

I would rather have the longer daylight in the evenings than the morning. It was nice to wake up to daylight today but I will hate it this afternoon. So wish the time had not changed! :(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-02-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 382
Posted By Annalee
I had a child like this with acidic poop and a...

I had a child like this with acidic poop and a red bottom all the time. Her family only ate organic. I found that odd. Plus they used the new brand cloth diapers. After many doctor visits, they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-30-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
So sorry! :hug: My own 16 year old woke up at...

So sorry! :hug: My own 16 year old woke up at 5:00 throwing up. He is trying to sip on gatorade but throws up with that. I am afraid he will be dehydrated by the time I close. May be making a run...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-28-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 574
Posted By Annalee
Mine has the corner things and a velcro-stick...

Mine has the corner things and a velcro-stick instead of a snap thing and it's a graco.?:)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-28-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By Annalee
:hug:Hang in there, live and learn! :)

:hug:Hang in there, live and learn! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-24-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
Last day of the work week for me! Attending...

Last day of the work week for me! Attending training Friday and Saturday! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-23-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 345
Posted By Annalee
In my contract I list personal, professional,...

In my contract I list personal, professional, holidays, and vacation time with unlimited emergency days (some years I use many emergency days, some years none)

I then put (list is not limited to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-22-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 543
Posted By Annalee
Hopefully it is over! :hug: Count it as a lesson...

Hopefully it is over! :hug: Count it as a lesson learned making sure all paperwork is in order before enrolling along with payment. Not sure I would brought other daycare families into the mix...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-21-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,028
Posted By Annalee
likethisTrying to convince a fellow provider of...

likethisTrying to convince a fellow provider of this right now.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-18-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By Annalee
My opinion about the needing more sleep is...

My opinion about the needing more sleep is because these kids are co-sleeping with multiple family members. Everyone is sleeping but NO ONE IS RESTING! So the child can't self-regulate due to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-18-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By Annalee
Amen, Amen and Amen! :ouch:

Amen, Amen and Amen! :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-17-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 729
Posted By Annalee
dcg3 sibling to dcb11months "you are just a butt...

dcg3 sibling to dcb11months "you are just a butt baby; you came out of the butt". :eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-09-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
Bless your heart:hug::hug::hug: Hope you feel...

Bless your heart:hug::hug::hug: Hope you feel better soon! lovethislovethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-09-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 728
Posted By Annalee
My nephew's birthday (22) is today and mine is...

My nephew's birthday (22) is today and mine is Friday (53 for me:eek:).
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-08-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 728
Posted By Annalee
I have 10 today and one with a birthday very...

I have 10 today and one with a birthday very excited. So far everything seems good for me, too. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-07-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 728
Posted By Annalee
that's definitely a milestone. 2 of my 12 are in...

that's definitely a milestone. 2 of my 12 are in diapers. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-07-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 728
Posted By Annalee
My Monday is good thus far. Only have 7 today. ...

My Monday is good thus far. Only have 7 today. It is fall break here so I am only working thru Wednesday....so a long weekend for me. happyface
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-06-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
Staying motivated has not been my strongpoint...

Staying motivated has not been my strongpoint over the past few years. It was hard to even make myself vacuum the floor at end of day. But yesterday, I had some pics developed and added to some...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-06-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 828
Posted By Annalee
Halloween is not a big deal around here. Most...

Halloween is not a big deal around here. Most families have a fall party church event or go to the local school's "trick or trunk" to play games and have refreshments. These events have...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-02-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 331
Posted By Annalee
I hear ya! I have dcb11months and he poops all...

I hear ya! I have dcb11months and he poops all the time because he drinks so many bottles of milk at home. They don't feed him food. Drives me nuts! :eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-28-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,543
Posted By Annalee
THe thread is a few years old so maybe her setup...

THe thread is a few years old so maybe her setup was appropriate back then.... :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-28-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By Annalee
Yes, mine looks like a lot when I am going...

Yes, mine looks like a lot when I am going through the contract/policy during interview and I take a deep breath every time I get to that part :eek: Some do not even flinch and some stop listening...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-27-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By Annalee
This is exactly what I did as well. Today is a...

This is exactly what I did as well. Today is a do nothing day for me but it started with my own kids years ago :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-27-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By Annalee
Do what works for you! I find each month I'm...

Do what works for you! I find each month I'm counting down to the that one day or several days I am off....everyone needs time to catch up,regroup or to simply do nothing. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-26-2019, 12:30 PM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
Today is my Friday! Since my own children have...

Today is my Friday! Since my own children have been in school, I take all school days and they close for "fair day" tomorrow. Nope, not going to the fair with my kids as they are older now, but I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-26-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 470
Posted By Annalee
52 weeks pay a year for me, no matter what! :)

52 weeks pay a year for me, no matter what! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-26-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 505
Posted By Annalee
Whether I allow kids to sleep longer or not...

Whether I allow kids to sleep longer or not depends on my mood for that particular day:lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-26-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 377
Posted By Annalee
My setup is very similar. I have one large room,...

My setup is very similar. I have one large room, though, and my preschool tables and manipulatives, art, is set up where the children eat beside the small kitchen. Most table toys do not have lids...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-24-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 824
Posted By Annalee
i have found that clients can make it work if...

i have found that clients can make it work if they want your services. My nurse mom contacts me every four weeks about the following months schedule for me as she plans her work schedule. While I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-23-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 716
Posted By Annalee
Re-direction is what we are supposed to do, but I...

Re-direction is what we are supposed to do, but I just don't see how removing a child from one activity but allowing them to choose another activity is helpful. It is like rewarding bad behavior. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-23-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By Annalee
Yep it is and it's even sadder I didn't choose...

Yep it is and it's even sadder I didn't choose the "psychology field" for a job:lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-23-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By Annalee
Alot of these delays, in my opinion, are from the...

Alot of these delays, in my opinion, are from the child's home environment.

In the past, the child care environment with a good provider could make changes in a child's life quickly and we still...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-22-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 17,783
Posted By Annalee
The State requires infants be 6 weeks before...

The State requires infants be 6 weeks before beginning daycare in my state. I only take infant siblings at this time. Just too many restrictions when it comes to infants for me. BC has an awesome...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-20-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,271
Posted By Annalee
Respecting each other's space and choices is my...

Respecting each other's space and choices is my biggie right now
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-20-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 396
Posted By Annalee
I have more busy/stem boxes than I ever have...

I have more busy/stem boxes than I ever have during my child care career. This works better for the kids I have now. Some have little building materials (little legos, bolts and nuts from tractor...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 468
Posted By Annalee
:lol:

:lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 1,141
Views: 226,525
Posted By Annalee
This past Saturday, I planned a "unwind, regroup"...

This past Saturday, I planned a "unwind, regroup" day for myself and stayed in my pajamas all day. I was folding clothes when my son come in about noon and he said, "mom, is somebody here", and I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 468
Posted By Annalee
:lol:That is so funny! When we do exercises...

:lol:That is so funny!

When we do exercises or dancing with music, I find they do what I do, even if I scratch my arm or face. Almost like "follow the leader". I have lots of fun with this...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 199
Posted By Annalee
I have dcb11mos. He began here at age 6 months...

I have dcb11mos. He began here at age 6 months and a sibling of one I have in care already. He weighs 25-30lbs and is a very large child. Anyway, he started not sleeping at normal nap time so I cut...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
I don't know how many of these are able to get up...

I don't know how many of these are able to get up and put on their own clothes....anything beyond that really amazes me:rolleyes::lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2019, 05:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 824
Posted By Annalee
I take alot of days off and I get paid 52 weeks a...

I take alot of days off and I get paid 52 weeks a year. When you add them up, it looks like alot but it's really no different than if I worked at another job....i.e. state holidays, extra days...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 928
Posted By Annalee
I am finding parents today need "boundaries" more...

I am finding parents today need "boundaries" more than the kids do. :lol: If I was open 6-6, I would have the same kids 6-6. Did that years ago! Have now went to 6-4:30 with a 9.5 hour limit not to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 507
Posted By Annalee
You just made me laugh out loud and my babies...

You just made me laugh out loud and my babies just went to sleep:lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 507
Posted By Annalee
I wish I had done city name child care and...

I wish I had done city name child care and preschool due to "preschool" being the name of the game now. "preschool" is a "draw" here. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 928
Posted By Annalee
My door is locked at 8. Only takes once and they...

My door is locked at 8. Only takes once and they get it :D:ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2019, 05:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 507
Posted By Annalee
If I had it to do over, I would have named my...

If I had it to do over, I would have named my child care program after my city or street in my community. PR reasons as when people google the daycare in the area it always picks up the center...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 882
Posted By Annalee
:lol:

:lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
I had a parent tell me when I asked how much TV...

I had a parent tell me when I asked how much TV their kid watched to say "he don't watch TV, only Netflix":eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 882
Posted By Annalee
There is a metal sign at the dollar store that...

There is a metal sign at the dollar store that says “no stupid people beyond this point” so if I hang it on my door no one should ever come in, right?:lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 882
Posted By Annalee
Booyah!!!!!:D

Booyah!!!!!:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 882
Posted By Annalee
^^^ and legislators just listen to "appease"...

^^^ and legislators just listen to "appease" providers for the time-being. Just like state entities. Each specific dept (QRIS, Licensing, Food Program, Health dept, Fire, etc.) can't even get on...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 882
Posted By Annalee
Yep, Yep and Yep. Pretty much sums it up with...

Yep, Yep and Yep. Pretty much sums it up with child care across the U.S. :confused::rolleyes::eek::mad:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 376
Posted By Annalee
I use Pinterest as well to compliment my Funshine...

I use Pinterest as well to compliment my Funshine and also use a piece of Zoo Phonics. So all curriculum can use "tweeking". :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-12-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 376
Posted By Annalee
I do funshine digital and added Scholastic "My...

I do funshine digital and added Scholastic "My Big World"
https://mybigworld.scholastic.com/
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-11-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 574
Posted By Annalee
Good for you! :)

Good for you! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-11-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 574
Posted By Annalee
You will reach a point in this business (I'm on...

You will reach a point in this business (I'm on my 27th year) where you simply set up your contract like you want it or you will be miserable facing some obstacle every day. This board along with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-11-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
Absolutely a power play! The reason I have so...

Absolutely a power play! The reason I have so many "closed" days is because I tried the "please come early" thing. Just isn't gonna happen! :eek::confused:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
Last week, when we began preschool, uhmmm, not so...

Last week, when we began preschool, uhmmm, not so good with participation!

But this week, two days in, and we are on a roll. It was fun! So maybe we are back in the groove! happyface
...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-06-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 793
Posted By Annalee
I love my kids in care as well, but this is a...

I love my kids in care as well, but this is a business.. we offer a safe/nurturing service but we aren't their parents. As much as I love my job, if I inherited a bunch of money, I would quit...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-06-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 793
Posted By Annalee
I agree, I think screen time of any kind has...

I agree, I think screen time of any kind has little to do with it. In the old days, families sat together for at least one meal a day. I think we can start there for this issue. And then things...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-06-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
I've had to train myself to stop listening to...

I've had to train myself to stop listening to what some parents say and some parents I don't even look at....just get the kids and walk away:lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-06-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
Parents today don't know what to do with their...

Parents today don't know what to do with their kid. That's why kids don't know how to play or anything else for that matter.:rolleyes::eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-06-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 793
Posted By Annalee
This thread interests me from a psychology...

This thread interests me from a psychology standpoint. Children's environment, generally, dictates how a child reacts to anything, including play. While I offer a "BROAD" range of activities,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
If it makes you feel better, you just cost me...

If it makes you feel better, you just cost me $75.:lol:

Thanks for the free shipping code. :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,818
Posted By Annalee
I know this is an old thread, but sharing my...

I know this is an old thread, but sharing my ideas for wall decorations. :D I have put most bulletin board materials on science boards so I can take down, put up as a I want and avoid conflict with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,043
Posted By Annalee
DCB3 here is being evaluated as he is on the...

DCB3 here is being evaluated as he is on the autism spectrum. He has been here since mid-June and had only had one haircut since birth when he enrolled because the family couldn't keep him calm...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-03-2019, 07:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,703
Posted By Annalee
I agree with this, for now:lol: Those within our...

I agree with this, for now:lol: Those within our age-range are the ones "hanging with it". But, there have been three new FCC programs to open over the past two years within my county and opening a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-02-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 2,065
Views: 314,094
Posted By Annalee
Well, my company has left! Time to get my new...

Well, my company has left! Time to get my new "preschool"
year up and going. I open back up Wednesday! Usually I'm on top of everything but have to admit I have procrastinated this year:o Some...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-30-2019, 06:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 448
Posted By Annalee
Same here, I don't care if they bring the kids or...

Same here, I don't care if they bring the kids or not, just pay me on Monday Morning and we are good! happyface
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-29-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5,514
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 587,370
Posted By Annalee
Right or wrong, I take pride in those moments,...

Right or wrong, I take pride in those moments, too. :ouch::D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-27-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 317
Posted By Annalee
We now have to post our state ratio licensing...

We now have to post our state ratio licensing info now. Not sure if the parents even notice it or count the kids in care, but this is a new thing here as well. I printed it straight from the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-27-2019, 05:33 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,971
Posted By Annalee
The only thing "waitlist" have done here is...

The only thing "waitlist" have done here is helped the state to declare "desert daycare counties". Those counties now receive higher subsidy pay and even more pay if non-traditional hours are...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-26-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By Annalee
Same here

Same here
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-26-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 738
Posted By Annalee
My take on "pushing kids to read" is this. Both ...

My take on "pushing kids to read" is this. Both my sons, now 10th and 12th grade, did not "like" to read. A second grade teacher told me my oldest could "sing it" but couldn't tell her a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-23-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By Annalee
Every time I have termed, I immediately felt...

Every time I have termed, I immediately felt "RELIEF" because it is usually something I took many steps to avoid and I finally reach that point where it is TIME TO GO. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-23-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,971
Posted By Annalee
In the beginning, I wanted to stay up with this...

In the beginning, I wanted to stay up with this thread just because it interested me but now I'm thouroughly:confused:and going:eek:.

"What does any of this have to do with the price of beans in...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-23-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 610
Posted By Annalee
Some years I lose kids to pre k sometimes not. ...

Some years I lose kids to pre k sometimes not. Last year I had three that stayed with me until Kindy. Pre-k are income eligible here unless there are extra spaces, then become available for all. ...
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