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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-12-2018, 09:45 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
First day back from 10 days off. My assistant...

First day back from 10 days off. My assistant comes in and tells me how she needs to leave early cause her boyfriend got arrested. I mean come on she got almost extra week off cause she "mixed" up...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-30-2018, 05:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 542
Posted By amberrose3dg
Thislikethis

Thislikethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-28-2018, 12:11 PM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
This is why I do not like certain parents :( ...

This is why I do not like certain parents :(
That poor kid. I have a boy his parents left with grandma so they could vacation alone. Sent him to daycare all week. Then they got back and sent him to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-28-2018, 04:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 542
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis It bothers me when I see parents that...

likethis
It bothers me when I see parents that can afford it but chose nicer vehicles or newest shoes/clothes over their children. I am not the cheapest or the most expensive. It will probably work...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-27-2018, 11:18 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Did you know he was dropping off that late? I...

Did you know he was dropping off that late? I would be too. Ugh:mad:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-27-2018, 04:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 746
Posted By amberrose3dg
This! for some reason this can be a profession...

This! for some reason this can be a profession where everyone takes everything personal when it is not always meant to be. Even after we are done caring for someone's child no matter they pulled or...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-26-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 620
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis THIS!!! It is after 6 that kid needs...

likethis
THIS!!! It is after 6 that kid needs to go home and eat dinner with her family. I would terminate a family over that disrespect. She probably putting the kid to bed shortly after leaving...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-26-2018, 06:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 722
Posted By amberrose3dg
I agree with this ! Same here most parents dont...

I agree with this ! Same here most parents dont even ask if I am licensed or care. I am the one that brings it up.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-25-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By amberrose3dg
I wouldn't do it unless they paid for the full...

I wouldn't do it unless they paid for the full time spot. That is too much juggling to possibly find someone to share the spot.
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 06-25-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 142,176
Posted By amberrose3dg
The ones that are too" cheap" to pay when they...

The ones that are too" cheap" to pay when they aren't there. :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-25-2018, 04:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By amberrose3dg
I am not sure your age or what kind of shape you...

I am not sure your age or what kind of shape you are in. I just know it is a hard surgery to recover from when it comes to lifting kids and being able to keep up. If your helper is going to be doing...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-25-2018, 04:06 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
I am trying to. I had cancer before so I am...

I am trying to. I had cancer before so I am trying to stay hopeful. The pain is in my arm and down where my bra is too. I think my doctor is stumped as what it is.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-25-2018, 04:02 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Same here. I do not take kids that are medicated....

Same here. I do not take kids that are medicated. If they come down with a fever at lunch they will need to find another daycare if they are doping and dropping.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-22-2018, 03:45 PM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
I wont know for a few days. I have a lump under...

I wont know for a few days. I have a lump under my right armpit and pain all in that area. Hoping for it be a cyst or something.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-22-2018, 09:01 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Leaving in a few minutes for a mammogram and an...

Leaving in a few minutes for a mammogram and an ultrasound.:(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-19-2018, 09:56 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Did she bite herself?

Did she bite herself?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-19-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 11
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Posted By amberrose3dg
YES! I have found teachers want special. I am...

YES! I have found teachers want special. I am done with teachers for the most part. They want special and do not usually want to pay for it. I would also tell them it is non-refundable.You intended...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-19-2018, 03:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 541
Posted By amberrose3dg
:eek: Oh My!

:eek:
Oh My!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 600
Posted By amberrose3dg
They sound lovely. I had a family do that and...

They sound lovely. I had a family do that and lasted one week.dad kept forgetting to bring diapers or the kid have 1 diaper for 10 hours.:mad:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 600
Posted By amberrose3dg
Oh yeah I can see this not working out.

Oh yeah I can see this not working out.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2018, 03:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 600
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis I do not do late! Do not pick up late...

likethis
I do not do late! Do not pick up late and do not PAY late. I used to be understanding about forgetting blah blah. I ended up having a parent being late virtually every single week for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-15-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By amberrose3dg
:d:d:d:d:d:d

:d:d:d:d:d:d
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-15-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 3,401
Posted By amberrose3dg
Then they will probably still happen with parents...

Then they will probably still happen with parents dropping in. Evil will always be evil.They will find ways.One thing we have to limit is other parents accessing other people's children.There are...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-15-2018, 06:07 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 3,401
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis

likethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-15-2018, 06:01 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Rough Friday morning. Daycare mom shows up late...

Rough Friday morning. Daycare mom shows up late with toddler with a huge black eye. Food lady pulls in right behind her. I sent the main office an email few days ago that I needed to change my meal...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-15-2018, 05:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 671
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis This^ every time I have dreaded my job...

likethis
This^ every time I have dreaded my job it is usually because of a child or parent. I have learned that you cannot work with every child that comes through your door.
I lost an extremely...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-15-2018, 04:40 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Yeah nope! I had a 6 year old open my door...

Yeah nope! I had a 6 year old open my door yesterday. I told him he is not to open my door!:mad:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 474
Posted By amberrose3dg
Let me tell you a story of what happened with me...

Let me tell you a story of what happened with me and why you should trust your gut. I had a mom that interviewed and seemed like she was gonna be a headache. I went with my better judgement and let...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2018, 07:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 474
Posted By amberrose3dg
Like others have said it is much easier to not...

Like others have said it is much easier to not enroll than it is to terminate. Once they have enrolled it makes thing much more difficult and drama filled.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2018, 06:20 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 545
Posted By amberrose3dg
whole and 1%.

whole and 1%.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2018, 04:53 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis We also have rule and regulations we...

likethis
We also have rule and regulations we have to stick with. Parents can do whatever they want at home. Co-sleep, let them sleep in swings etc.. Then they send them to daycare to expecting the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2018, 02:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 481
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis

likethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-13-2018, 09:32 AM
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Views: 481
Posted By amberrose3dg
Charge more money. Make it worth it. She might...

Charge more money. Make it worth it. She might figure something out then.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-13-2018, 09:09 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By amberrose3dg
same maybe you need to tell them they cant switch...

same maybe you need to tell them they cant switch back and fourth. Or tell them you will be interviewing for a full time and when one comes along you will replace. I no longer do part time. They can...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-13-2018, 05:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 481
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis Same here. I will also point out the...

likethis
Same here. I will also point out the more you do for a family such as stay open later the less appreciative they are. Those families end up being your pains in the butt and rule breakers....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-12-2018, 03:07 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 3,401
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis This is what I meant. Nannyde just...

likethis
This is what I meant. Nannyde just posted about a dad filming the kids. I cannot think of a good reason a parent should be hanging all day at the daycare. If they dont have to work maybe...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 112
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Most daycares dont allow parents to come in and...

Most daycares dont allow parents to come in and hang out at nap time. The kids wont sleep. She clearly thought it was ok that she did it in front of assistants. :confused:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 112
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Posted By amberrose3dg
That is scary :(

That is scary :(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 112
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Exactly. What if the parent is a bad person. As...

Exactly. What if the parent is a bad person. As providers we are stuck in the middle. Parents should check in on their children. They also have to know that we cannot have our attention taken away...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 112
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Oh yeah that makes sense. There should be a line...

Oh yeah that makes sense. There should be a line between the two somewhere.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2018, 10:07 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Yeah but what is she gonna do in those 15...

Yeah but what is she gonna do in those 15 minutes? Hide babies in closets? :lol:
It may be to clean up messes or to make sure she has no immediate needs to care for like diaper changes etc......
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 3,401
Posted By amberrose3dg
I think the person called licensing to get her...

I think the person called licensing to get her "way".Here is what I think. You could of spoken to your provider first. I feel you wanted to tattle instead of talking like an adult to get her to give...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2018, 03:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,468
Posted By amberrose3dg
Good to hear it. I would be on alert once they...

Good to hear it. I would be on alert once they are comfortable old ways setting in.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-08-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 303
Posted By amberrose3dg
I would not worry about that this far in advance....

I would not worry about that this far in advance. I have kids leaving that I thought would be here until they left for school. Life happens and these families might not be here around then. Heck I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-06-2018, 12:18 PM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
The mom that gave me notice picked her kid up...

The mom that gave me notice picked her kid up today for the last time. You know what she says to me. I figured since I will be traveling a lot and your vacation I would just keep him home with me....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-06-2018, 03:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,016
Posted By amberrose3dg
I have some young parents that are great and...

I have some young parents that are great and follow my rules and I have some older ones that do not!
I get what you are saying as I have had my share of issues from parents not wanting to follow the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-05-2018, 12:11 PM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
This is what I was faced with. I was gonna up my...

This is what I was faced with. I was gonna up my rates in hopes they pulled. They ended up giving me notice that they are moving. My other headache child mom gave me notice yesterday that his last...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-04-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 681
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis ^ this

likethis
^ this
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-04-2018, 10:27 AM
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Views: 681
Posted By amberrose3dg
Are they full time or part time or what is their...

Are they full time or part time or what is their attendance?
If it isn't a day they normally attend just tell them you do not have room.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-04-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 681
Posted By amberrose3dg
Nope just say no!:mad: Sorry but I am in a mood....

Nope just say no!:mad: Sorry but I am in a mood. Parents are the worst!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-04-2018, 04:21 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
When a family shorts you 30 dollars on your...

When a family shorts you 30 dollars on your check. Im sure she will say something about not knowing instead of asking. Their last day is next Monday so they owed me for a week and then one day for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-01-2018, 03:06 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Oh my that is so sad :(

Oh my that is so sad :(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-31-2018, 09:22 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Late is something us providers do not like! It...

Late is something us providers do not like! It gets on my nerves more than anything!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-31-2018, 04:02 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Ugh I had someone like 40 minutes late to...

Ugh I had someone like 40 minutes late to interview. She has been late picking up her kid almost every day! I had to tell them if it continued they are out of here. I am already staying open 15...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-29-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By amberrose3dg
Sounds like you dodged a bullet.be glad you do...

Sounds like you dodged a bullet.be glad you do not have to deal with them.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-29-2018, 07:47 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Oh my goodness. I think i would of handed her the...

Oh my goodness. I think i would of handed her the bucket to clean that up! And parent that shorted you I hope you said something!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-25-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By amberrose3dg
I would also look at her work schedule. She needs...

I would also look at her work schedule. She needs 1.25 hours to travel each way? Probably not!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-25-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By amberrose3dg
This is extremely heart breaking to me. Are those...

This is extremely heart breaking to me. Are those the hours you are open? 10.5 hours is also a lot of time. My thoughts he prob goes to bed shortly after being picked up and no one is bathing him or...
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 05-25-2018, 04:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 252
Posted By amberrose3dg
I buy the whole grain goldfish and believe they...

I buy the whole grain goldfish and believe they are approved.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-24-2018, 04:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 493
Posted By amberrose3dg
good for you. Infant spots are not easy to find....

good for you. Infant spots are not easy to find. They must of not wanted or needed it that bad.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-24-2018, 04:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,468
Posted By amberrose3dg
I agree with this. When I first started out I...

I agree with this. When I first started out I thought I had to deal with difficult kids and parents. I learned quick you do not have to take anyone's crap. That is the best thing about being a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-24-2018, 03:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 547
Posted By amberrose3dg
Oh my goodness. He would of been bitched out for...

Oh my goodness. He would of been bitched out for that one.:hug:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-24-2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By amberrose3dg
I am sending home a notice next month and giving...

I am sending home a notice next month and giving them a 30 day notice for the increase.I am raising 10 dollars a week on most families and one 20 a week.(they pay 10 less a week then my other...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-23-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 716
Posted By amberrose3dg
We are not trying to be judgmental. I just know...

We are not trying to be judgmental. I just know that the trip will be very difficult.
I would suggest driving and bringing along another adult. Utilize the stroller when possible. They also make...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-23-2018, 06:03 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,973
Posted By amberrose3dg
This is true. I have children that are in my care...

This is true. I have children that are in my care every day that parents are home.
A good example of something that I find sad.
One of my little guy's turned 3 last week. Mom took the day off and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-23-2018, 05:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 716
Posted By amberrose3dg
I don't mean to be a downer but how do you plan...

I don't mean to be a downer but how do you plan to keep the kids in their seats on the bus. A 40 minute transit ride will be torture. I have two kids and at the time they were 2 and 5 on the Disney...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 05-23-2018, 04:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,094
Posted By amberrose3dg
I doubt it is written EXACTLY as they typed it...

I doubt it is written EXACTLY as they typed it here. If so it is poorly written but I do not see it that the daycare would pay them for 90 days.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-23-2018, 03:54 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
They can look for alternate arrangements :ouch:

They can look for alternate arrangements :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-22-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,973
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis I think it boils down to...

likethis
I think it boils down to accountability. So many people dont want to hold themselves or others accountable. If they forget their child someone else should bare that responsibility.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-22-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,973
Posted By amberrose3dg
I see both sides of this issue , I do. I however...

I see both sides of this issue , I do. I however do not think providers or schools should be responsible to call when a child does not show up. I have had parents not tell me when their children...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 05-22-2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,094
Posted By amberrose3dg
EXACTLY! I cannot believe people like this...

EXACTLY!
I cannot believe people like this actually exist. Sorry you feel inconvenienced but it happens. Let's say your provider passed away. Are you going to sue her family and estate because she...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 05-21-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,094
Posted By amberrose3dg
Find another provider and leave he alone. I'm...

Find another provider and leave he alone. I'm sure she wanted to get sick. You sound like a major a$$hole. Sorry but you aren't getting 3 months worth of money for daycare. The line in the contract...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-18-2018, 10:17 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Gross :eek:

Gross :eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-18-2018, 04:30 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
I had to fire my assistant for calling off yet...

I had to fire my assistant for calling off yet again. She had nerve to question me and get attitude which made me not feel guilty one bit.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-17-2018, 03:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 508
Posted By amberrose3dg
I think you should do what you feel is right and...

I think you should do what you feel is right and comfortable for you. If you do not want to keep her then don't. I know my limits and sometimes you have to say I can't do this.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-16-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 580
Posted By amberrose3dg
I have only been open 3 years and i plan to close...

I have only been open 3 years and i plan to close in the next year maybe two at most.I plan to only give a month's notice when the time comes. You have to look at for yourself as well. I know our...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-16-2018, 09:10 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
That is exactly correct.Today parents know they...

That is exactly correct.Today parents know they pay me for my holidays. Do we pay for memorial day? Like really :rolleyes:Only if you want daycare Tuesday. :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-15-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 367
Posted By amberrose3dg
Ugh I have girls that scream high pitched like...

Ugh I have girls that scream high pitched like that. I also have a kid who sneezes in my face every chance he gets. I am dead serious when I tell you whenever I have to bend down to his level he...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-15-2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis There you go. Glad that worked out. I...

likethis
There you go. Glad that worked out. I am sure you are already working 10+ hours and do not need to add on to that added stress.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-15-2018, 07:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis I agree with this as well. Being...

likethis
I agree with this as well. Being friends could also cause major problems and even ruin your friendship. You say that now you are fine keeping this baby extra hours but that may change soon....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-14-2018, 04:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 18,928
Posted By amberrose3dg
If I was your step-sister I would politely tell...

If I was your step-sister I would politely tell you to go away. You sound entitled and think she owes you something. If you were paying someone else to watch her those amount of hours it be double...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-14-2018, 03:53 AM
Replies: 4,573
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Posted By amberrose3dg
When your assistant calls off on a Friday and a...

When your assistant calls off on a Friday and a Monday with a 24 hour stomach bug. Now her kid has it. Tomorrow it will be her other kid im sure.:rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-11-2018, 05:40 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
I'd be ready to give her the boot.

I'd be ready to give her the boot.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-10-2018, 03:41 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
I am with blackcat on this one! I would of turned...

I am with blackcat on this one! I would of turned away. They clearly aren't in some life or death hurry if they are EARLY for your drop off time.I would of straight told them no. Sorry some parents...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-09-2018, 03:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 414
Posted By amberrose3dg
YES! when parents try and send sick kids it is...

YES! when parents try and send sick kids it is frustrating. Stay firm on it. They need to be the ones who take care of their sick children. If i send a child home with a fever especially if they had...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2018, 04:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By amberrose3dg
That is reasonable. What is not reasonable is...

That is reasonable. What is not reasonable is expecting you to wait that long without income on a spot.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2018, 04:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 823
Posted By amberrose3dg
Trust me, use that backbone. Families will ALWAYS...

Trust me, use that backbone. Families will ALWAYS do what is best for them. Make sure you do what is best for you!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By amberrose3dg
I'd start interviewing and being prepared for...

I'd start interviewing and being prepared for them to leave. The kid isn't pulling it out of the air.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4,573
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 440,367
Posted By amberrose3dg
Right! I spent hours at the airport and was...

Right! I spent hours at the airport and was exhausted. I enjoyed my day off resting and unpacking. I'm sad to admit I don't feel guilty.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2018, 05:43 AM
Replies: 4,573
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 440,367
Posted By amberrose3dg
My flight home was delayed. I just got home and I...

My flight home was delayed. I just got home and I have some pissed off parents.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-02-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 408
Posted By amberrose3dg
Something is NOT right here. How does a 3 month...

Something is NOT right here. How does a 3 month old breastfed baby sleep all night until 730 and then she doesn't even nurse her when she gets up in the morning. She also sleeps 12 or 13 hours...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-02-2018, 06:15 AM
Replies: 4,573
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 440,367
Posted By amberrose3dg
No because it will be your fault if they burn...

No because it will be your fault if they burn after all.:rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-02-2018, 04:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 468
Posted By amberrose3dg
I think infants can be a lot more work than other...

I think infants can be a lot more work than other ages. Schedules, nap times, etc are hard to do on a younger infant. If parents aren't on board with limiting behaviors that cause sleep issues it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-01-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 603
Posted By amberrose3dg
If you have a late fee in your contract respond...

If you have a late fee in your contract respond with making sure they add that in. I would also make sure this family pays in advance towards the end so they don't leave owing you money.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-30-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 4,573
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 440,367
Posted By amberrose3dg
I like bc post as usual. likethis

I like bc post as usual. likethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-30-2018, 06:40 AM
Replies: 4,573
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 440,367
Posted By amberrose3dg
See that I would of charged them for. They told...

See that I would of charged them for. They told you a few minutes before closing. I am finally at the point that no one no matter what is taking advantage of me. I do not care why you are late if it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 484
Posted By amberrose3dg
He probably is. All of my daycare kids that go to...

He probably is. All of my daycare kids that go to school are afraid of him. He lives next door. :(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 484
Posted By amberrose3dg
I feel scared for how the majority of kids are...

I feel scared for how the majority of kids are being raised now. I honestly do. I see so much disrespect from kids ages 8 to 16 right now. My neighbors kid just in the last 3 months has:
1. pulled a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 484
Posted By amberrose3dg
It sure does. I had a parent try and send her...

It sure does. I had a parent try and send her crazy 3 year old here with a rock. A good, size put someone's eye out rock. She actually handed to him in front of me. I handed it right back to her. God...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 484
Posted By amberrose3dg
Sounds like this should not be happening almost...

Sounds like this should not be happening almost daily. I would what others have suggested, new diaper size, bigger clothes and maybe a new car seat even? I would refuse to have to clean a baby up...
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