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Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 09-28-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,266
Posted By DWTC
As a parent...I changed my schedule to that of...

As a parent...I changed my schedule to that of the daycare providers. I understand that the daycare provider could have up to 8 kiddos and it is easier for me to change the schedule of my one child. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-28-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,986
Posted By DWTC
LOL!! Nice!

LOL!! Nice!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-28-2010, 06:18 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,986
Posted By DWTC
You both must mean anally retentive?

You both must mean anally retentive?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-21-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,963
Posted By DWTC
Coming from a parents view, I would say if the...

Coming from a parents view, I would say if the dck was usually scheduled to be there on that holiday then "yes" you should charge the parent.

Example: I dck is usually there on Tuesday, Wednesday...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-16-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 12,274
Posted By DWTC
That's messed up!! When I am at home with...

That's messed up!!

When I am at home with my daughter for a day I am more worn out after the day then I am from my job away from home! I can't imagine staying home with 2 or more children. That...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-07-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,328
Posted By DWTC
I agree with Michael...if someone else took the...

I agree with Michael...if someone else took the picture it shouldn't involve you.

Just the same as if that parent were at another place of business and was taking photos for a party then that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-19-2010, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 13,610
Posted By DWTC
So adorable!!!

So adorable!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-12-2010, 01:23 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,952
Posted By DWTC
I guess I should add... Would it offend me...

I guess I should add...

Would it offend me if someone said they had a degree in the same field as I work in??? NO, I would congratulate them because I know it would be hard work!!

Is it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-12-2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 9,952
Posted By DWTC
I think that if you look at it in any field, not...

I think that if you look at it in any field, not just daycare it makes a difference.

For example...
I work for a company as an accounts receivable specialist...along with closing month end. Did I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-11-2010, 10:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,845
Posted By DWTC
I guess I am just shying away from it because at...

I guess I am just shying away from it because at home daycares don't have a "boss" to answer to and I don't want to have to fight with a provider because I have an issue with how they run their...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-11-2010, 10:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,845
Posted By DWTC
I know, right?? I was a little surprised that she...

I know, right?? I was a little surprised that she did too, but I guess that's how it is.
We are still on good terms and I don't feel like my daughter is in danger so we are really going to take our...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-11-2010, 05:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,845
Posted By DWTC
She's only 3 right now, but I'm going to be...

She's only 3 right now, but I'm going to be taking her out of her daycare now anyways....so I don't want to change daycare and then change in another year.
I will look to see if they have head start...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-10-2010, 08:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,845
Posted By DWTC
Thanks Janet, that's what I was thinking....

Thanks Janet, that's what I was thinking. Probably would be a good idea for me also, as I am not used to a center at all!



Great idea!!



Thank you for all the tips!! I really do love home...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-10-2010, 02:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,845
Posted By DWTC
Moving From at Home Daycare to Daycare Center...

I'm thinking about moving my child from an at home daycare to a daycare center. I'm thinking that more structure will be good for both of us.

She is only in care 3 days a week. Do you think it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-05-2010, 10:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,196
Posted By DWTC
This is awesome!!!!

This is awesome!!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-05-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,700
Posted By DWTC
A good solution with this would be to get first...

A good solution with this would be to get first week's payment at the time they sign the contract...that way if they are really serious they will pay you and show, otherwise if they aren't serious...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-05-2010, 10:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,935
Posted By DWTC
That's hilarious!! One time I dressed my...

That's hilarious!!

One time I dressed my daughter in a dress and I put the buttons in the back...well, it was on backwards and I noticed it looked funny when I picked her up and I said "I put her...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-05-2010, 07:31 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,049
Posted By DWTC
I agree with both you and nannyde, it seems like...

I agree with both you and nannyde, it seems like parents want their little ones to grow up soooo fast. It already goes fast enough!!! My daughters bday is just after the cutoff, so she will be going...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-05-2010, 05:38 AM
Replies: 343
Views: 193,679
Posted By DWTC
I just thought it was a bad example to use why...

I just thought it was a bad example to use why daycare providers should get paid for holidays. I think that if a child is usually in care the day of the holiday, then the daycare provider should get...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-04-2010, 01:32 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
Actually, I think this would be great!! My...

Actually, I think this would be great!! My original post wasn't about something like this at all. It was about a personal issue I had with someone, that I didn't feel comfortable with having around...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-04-2010, 10:36 AM
Replies: 343
Views: 193,679
Posted By DWTC
LOL!! This is funny...let's really figure this...

LOL!! This is funny...let's really figure this out if you want to consider minimum wage.
Let's say you are only open 40 hours per week at $7 an hour equaling $280.00 per week. And let's say you have...
Forum: Daycare Insurance 08-03-2010, 02:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,785
Posted By DWTC
I agree...unless that isn't an option? But...

I agree...unless that isn't an option?

But like you said, things may calm down when school age kiddos are out of the picture. Just hang in there and maybe re-evaluate how many you will have next...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-03-2010, 02:29 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
I think playdates are great, and it gives the...

I think playdates are great, and it gives the kids an opportunity to socialize with other kids that aren't around all the time. I wouldn't think that was unprofessional, it is in a way business...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-03-2010, 12:52 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
Thank you!!! :) When I talked to her about...

Thank you!!! :)

When I talked to her about it this morning, I felt that she was very professional about it. I actually doubt she will have her over again while my child is there. I think she does...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-03-2010, 12:28 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
I know you weren't!! I agreed with your post, I...

I know you weren't!! I agreed with your post, I was just responding to a previous post about paranoia.

I will always be worried when it comes to my child...the world is a crazy place. Especially...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-03-2010, 06:58 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
I brought this up on a daycare forum to see if...

I brought this up on a daycare forum to see if others could help me figure out a way to bring up my concern with my dcp without "firing" her. I wanted to be able to hear the views of other daycare...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-03-2010, 06:32 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
LOL, yep...my little seems to act like that when...

LOL, yep...my little seems to act like that when I am on the phone too!!

You know, I was struggling with this all weekend and was trying to come up with a solution for this. As it is more of a...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-03-2010, 05:32 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
I wouldn't consider this as a play date because...

I wouldn't consider this as a play date because this other lady doesn't have any children...so it doesn't make sense to me that she would come "hang out" at a daycare. It is a trust issue, my daycare...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-02-2010, 07:16 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
I'm just having a hard time juggling this in my...

I'm just having a hard time juggling this in my head...I'm paying a daycare provider to watch my child, not hang out with friends? But if she chooses to have her personal friends over it's ok,...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-02-2010, 06:31 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
I understand that I'm not her boss...I'm not...

I understand that I'm not her boss...I'm not trying to be her boss. I am the parent though, so you would think that you would want to make the parents happy as a customer. Hence the statement "The...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 08-02-2010, 04:15 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
See that's what I was thinking...it is a place of...

See that's what I was thinking...it is a place of business!! I wouldnt be able to hang out with friends where I work. Even my boss doesn't hang out with friends at work.
It seems like it is a double...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-30-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,719
Posted By DWTC
Then I think it is good, just have to make it's...

Then I think it is good, just have to make it's consistant because if they want to go full-time you don't want them to be surprised and you also shouldn't sell yourself short in case the child ends...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-30-2010, 01:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,719
Posted By DWTC
I think it is a great idea too, I would just make...

I think it is a great idea too, I would just make sure that the day out price agrees with your normal prices for part-time daycare. $22.00 seems low for a part-time day price.
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 07-30-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
Jenn, I'm trying to decide if I should speak...

Jenn,
I'm trying to decide if I should speak with her about it or not? She knows that this girl and I are not on speaking terms, so I guess I just assumed she wouldn't have her over when my daughter...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 07-30-2010, 05:30 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,256
Posted By DWTC
Thanks for responding Pammie! I understand...

Thanks for responding Pammie!

I understand that I am not her boss, that's why I am trying to get an opinion from someone else. I trust my daycare provider, I just don't trust the visitor. If she...
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