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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-12-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 147
Posted By sahm1225
Coat Storage

I use lockers instead of cubbies (think square lockers that can fit one of those shoebox boxes for their back up clothes).

I was with other daycare providers today at a training and they told me...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-01-2019, 12:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,813
Posted By sahm1225
Thanks! Iím curious if I could still use a...

Thanks! Iím curious if I could still use a toothbrush cover on the toothbrushes. Do you just leave the suction on the wall & take Dow the toothbrushes?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-31-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,813
Posted By sahm1225
BCcan you post a picture of your toothbrush...

BCcan you post a picture of your toothbrush holder? I have a lot of part timers, so I need something that holds at least 12 at a time.
I have toothbrush covers on them in a big cup but was hoping...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-27-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 956
Posted By sahm1225
I started sending xmas cards to old families this...

I started sending xmas cards to old families this year and I received cards from 3 families and was so excited! Seeing how big the kids were was just beautiful. One mom
Didnít send me a card but...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-19-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By sahm1225
I still Charge for next two weeks for B&A even if...

I still Charge for next two weeks for B&A even if they donít come. If they DO attend (assuming I have room), then they pay a higher rate.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-13-2018, 05:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By sahm1225
Help with wording - updating contract

Silly me, I didnít have it in my contract that if they use their vacation week during a closed paid holiday, that the holiday wouldnít be discounted. So Xmas week where Iím
Closed Monday & Tuesday I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-12-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 506
Posted By sahm1225
The nurse assistant at urgent care (after...

The nurse assistant at urgent care (after diagnosing my dd with hfm) said that since the sores were in her mouth and no where else, that she could go to school & daycare since they wonít notice :eek:...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-07-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By sahm1225
Thank God i ordered just the 5lbs!

Thank God i ordered just the 5lbs!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-07-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 911
Posted By sahm1225
That is very rude, but Iím having one of those...

That is very rude, but Iím having one of those weeks where everyone has been rude or inconsiderate that maybe Iím over exaggerating. But I think at this point, you need to be direct andask him NOT to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-06-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By sahm1225
6/1 ratio as in you get 6 ornaments from 1lb?...

6/1 ratio as in you get 6 ornaments from 1lb? Good to know that you can keep using it too. I have the 25lb on my amazon shopping cart. But would rather not end up making a million ornaments just to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-05-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By sahm1225
Out if curiosity how much do you think you use?...

Out if curiosity how much do you think you use? Amazon has 25 lbs for $26 on a special. I want to hit it but I also donít want to be swimming in air dry clay!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-05-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By sahm1225
Do you just roll out this clay, do the handprint...

Do you just roll out this clay, do the handprint and let it dry?? Can you paint it? I donít like the way my house smells when I made the salt dough ornament ones (I forgot about her and left them in...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-04-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 398
Posted By sahm1225
Iím guessing she didnít know the money came from...

Iím guessing she didnít know the money came from you. I actually didnít know that was the case and Iím an employer. I always thought we paid into unemployment insurance and thatís where the money was...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-30-2018, 10:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 372
Posted By sahm1225
This makes a lot of sense. Thank you!

This makes a lot of sense. Thank you!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-30-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 372
Posted By sahm1225
I have a similar set up with 2 separate groups,...

I have a similar set up with 2 separate groups, but I ended losing my 3 year old group (moving away, termed one, etc.). So now I have my infants (0-2 year olds) and my big kids (4-5 year olds). I was...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-30-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 372
Posted By sahm1225
Need Potty Training Tips for 3 1/2 year old

Im at a loss of what tips to give the parents. Kid is 3 1/2 years old, and just cannot tell when his diaper is dirty. He will sit with poop in his diaper and insists that his diaper is clean. Parents...
Forum: Daycare Insurance 11-16-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 466
Posted By sahm1225
Iím hoping someone else chimes in with what their...

Iím hoping someone else chimes in with what their insurance covers and who they use. Iím so frustrated that I didnít check when I renewed
Forum: Daycare Insurance 11-16-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 466
Posted By sahm1225
Itís $108/ more a year to cover for $50,000 per...

Itís $108/ more a year to cover for $50,000 per occurance and $100,000 aggregate. Not sure what aggregate means.
Forum: Daycare Insurance 11-15-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 466
Posted By sahm1225
Daycare Insurance

I just looked at my daycare insurance policy and itvsays it excludes accusations of abuse or molestation. That wasnít on there before but when I emailed the agent. They said thatís typical for ...
Forum: Daycare Insurance 11-15-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 79
Posted By sahm1225
Best agency in Illinois?

What company do you use and do you mind sharing their number?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-14-2018, 10:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 403
Posted By sahm1225
Talking This. A few times a year requests are fine. But I...

This. A few times a year requests are fine. But I wish parents understood that not every child can handle more than one drop off / pickup a day. Or understood that the sibling was going to meltdown...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-14-2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By sahm1225
Policy for One Drop Off/Pick Up Per Day

I have one dcf that likes to drop off and then come back an hour later to pick up for a doctor visit. Then drop off again.
I typically wouldnít mind, but the dcg is one that takes forever to settle...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-11-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 908
Posted By sahm1225
Iím interested in trying too

Iím interested in trying too
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-31-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By sahm1225
I donít know. Why would it be a regulation...

I donít know. Why would it be a regulation violation if itís a treat and not a snack? Would it still be a violation if you gave him a different snack?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-26-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By sahm1225
Thanks for the heads up. I will be on the look...

Thanks for the heads up. I will be on the look out for sales to replace mine.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-26-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 386
Posted By sahm1225
This. Less mess inside to pick up and theyíre...

This. Less mess inside to pick up and theyíre happy and tired when picked up! Iím in Chicago so it will be soon cold enough for only small outside breaks but we go in the yard every chance we get
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-26-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 471
Posted By sahm1225
Agree. Itís just hard!! I work so hard with the...

Agree. Itís just hard!! I work so hard with the daycare kids to give them a positive experience and it feels like parents just give up. I get being tired after work, I really do. But why canít...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-25-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 471
Posted By sahm1225
Need to Remind Myself 'Not My Monkey, Not My Circus'

I take Dcb5 to 3 hour preschool where they get a lunch (plus breakfast, 2 snack here at daycare). Dcd is a doctor at an eating disorder clinic. He packed a lunch for dcb do peek (only allowed if they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-21-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,236
Posted By sahm1225
Not trying to change the topic but today we went...

Not trying to change the topic but today we went to a karate tournament where we had paid in Advance two weeks ago. The registration desk gave me the hardest time because I didnít report to them that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-17-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 487
Posted By sahm1225
“Only grownups open doors”. The only problem I...

“Only grownups open doors”. The only problem I had was when parents were leaving for the day, they would let their kids open the door :eek:
It took just a few reminders to the parents for that one....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-15-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 576
Posted By sahm1225
Oh that did sound mean, oops. Iím not holding the...

Oh that did sound mean, oops. Iím not holding the gifts hostage :eek::lol:

By the time we finish the party and head home (usually i bring home my nieceís & nephews or a friend home with us), they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-15-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 576
Posted By sahm1225
I would not expect them to open the gift at the...

I would not expect them to open the gift at the party. I actually really dislike that tradition. Kids get too hyper and donít appreciate their gifts in public. We always take gifts home and open them...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-15-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 576
Posted By sahm1225
Thatís what I was thinking of doing. But I was...

Thatís what I was thinking of doing. But I was hoping to get them a book as a gift from the daycare. We always do a little party at daycare and I get them a small gift. Now Iím
Wondering if they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-15-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 576
Posted By sahm1225
Birthday Party With No Gifts Request

Is it rude if I still Want to get the kids a small gift like a book?

Have you ever put that on an invitation? The family is very well off so Iím thinking maybe they just donít want toys. But itís...
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 10-06-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 292
Posted By sahm1225
How about adding lime and a little cumin?

How about adding lime and a little cumin?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-03-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 845
Posted By sahm1225
If sheís drinking that much milk, what is...

If sheís drinking that much milk, what is probably happening is that she has hard stool That isnít coming out and what IS coming out is diarrhea from around it. It can cause serious damage if thatís...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-03-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 845
Posted By sahm1225
My dad was diagnosed with toddler diarrhea, but...

My dad was diagnosed with toddler diarrhea, but itís from a birth defect and it took months and months and a specialist to diagnose. Basically her body wasnít able to digest correctly so her poops...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-01-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 845
Posted By sahm1225
Mucous poop could also be a sign of milk...

Mucous poop could also be a sign of milk intolerance.
For #2 - I would push for an evaluation or doctor visit. Maybe itís a sensory issue that she needs to overeat, and the overeating is causing the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-29-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 845
Posted By sahm1225
Child 1 - blueberries are tracer foods and...

Child 1 - blueberries are tracer foods and pooping them out so quickly made me think itís an absorption issue or possibly some intolerance of other foods. I would push to see a GI after you log the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-24-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By sahm1225
Learned something new, thanks BC!

Learned something new, thanks BC!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-23-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By sahm1225
I can review it too. PM me. Iíve noticed...

I can review it too. PM me.

Iíve noticed that sometimes it doesnít show up in sent, but the message does get sent. I think itís a glitch in the system
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,002
Posted By sahm1225
Is applesauce really that easy to make??? What...

Is applesauce really that easy to make??? What applescdo you use,?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-11-2018, 08:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 699
Posted By sahm1225
Could you double check if thatís actualy what...

Could you double check if thatís actualy what theyíre serving? The only thing that popped into my mind is that according to my daycare kids, I serve hot dogs every day and I never serve hot dogs! We...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 361
Posted By sahm1225
https://illinois.foodhandlerclasses.com This...

https://illinois.foodhandlerclasses.com

This is the one I did. It was all online. It takes a little bit to do, maybe an hour to two? It’s a lot of temperatures to remember, so I took notes!
...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 664
Posted By sahm1225
:eek: Why, but why???! What a ridiculous And...

:eek:
Why, but why???! What a ridiculous And expensive toy
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-14-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 664
Posted By sahm1225
Does Anyone Have a No Cell-Phone Policy?

I canít believe I even have to ask - but does anyone have it in their handbooks that iPads and cellphones are not allowed at daycare.
I have am SA that showed up with an iPad and a cell phone....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-27-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 873
Posted By sahm1225
Agree with catherder that itís not a true...

Agree with catherder that itís not a true comparison. If I had to take in any of my nieces and nephews for medical reasons, I wouldnít expect compensation. I would appreciate if they chipped in for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-23-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 5,884
Posted By sahm1225
Out if habit, I do send a text if someone is...

Out if habit, I do send a text if someone is running late. BUT I would never want it to be my responsibility or required. I could never forgive myself if it was required and I texted an hour late and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 774
Posted By sahm1225
Thatís my thought. I just wish the mom would just...

Thatís my thought. I just wish the mom would just say something. Theyíve been with me long enough to know I donít term before they leave. If they think back, o made them Wait an extra month to start...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 774
Posted By sahm1225
DCB Keeps Talking Going to a New School

Dcb is 3 (turns 4 late Fall), has brought it up before and dcmsaid she was just exploring options for the fall but will keep me informed. Iíve been just saying Ďokayí when dcb bringsitvup. Today...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-30-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 837
Posted By sahm1225
That was my thought too. It sounds like a 2 month...

That was my thought too. It sounds like a 2 month old was left alone on the floor with two adults in different areas. That would concern me as a parent. The not liking on Facebook or commenting, I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-26-2018, 08:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,246
Posted By sahm1225
I donít even remember asking this :lol: I have...

I donít even remember asking this :lol:
I have no idea what happened but either he vacuumed or the company did? And I was about 3 months pregnant so not even a big bump, but it sounded more dramatic...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 956
Posted By sahm1225
Omg.... I started reading it and then realized I...

Omg.... I started reading it and then realized I was singing it my head. I donít even remember the song!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2018, 07:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,054
Posted By sahm1225
I think heís being disrespectful expecting you to...

I think heís being disrespectful expecting you to change how you and your kids refer to her, I am old fashioned and I feel that an adult should have a title before their name, BUT Mimi is a term of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 721
Posted By sahm1225
Oh my goodness. Welcome back! I remember you, I...

Oh my goodness. Welcome back! I remember you, I think we started on here at the same time. Iím so sorry about your brothers loss. I remember reading your posts and praying for you
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2018, 06:45 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,692
Posted By sahm1225
The only thing I can think of is that they are...

The only thing I can think of is that they are adding a degree or two to the temperature they take in error?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,692
Posted By sahm1225
Can you ask them to show you the temperature or...

Can you ask them to show you the temperature or take it in front of you? I donít see why they would lie. Specially since itís something you can instantly disprove.

And youíd be amazed how many...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 726
Posted By sahm1225
I Did It. I Gave Notice

A weights been lifted off my shoulders. But why do I feel like Iíve failed this kid? Parents were the problem, not dcb.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 898
Posted By sahm1225
Sandwiches? Or you have have precut up deli meat,...

Sandwiches? Or you have have precut up deli meat, cheese, and crackers for them to put together. Or making the snack packs (I forget what theyíre called, but they usually have cereal, raisins,...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-07-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,353
Posted By sahm1225
What do you use? I loved minute menu

What do you use? I loved minute menu
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-07-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,353
Posted By sahm1225
Yes using kidkare and I absolutely hate it. Iím...

Yes using kidkare and I absolutely hate it. Iím ready to go back to just manually tracking things. Whatís the point of a siftware to track things when I end up going back and confirming amounts...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2018, 07:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 631
Posted By sahm1225
Thanks BC!

Thanks BC!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2018, 07:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 631
Posted By sahm1225
Saying Look at me! All.Day.Long

I have a dcg4 who wants me to recognize and acknowledge e try single thing she does. ĎLook, Iím standingí, Ďlook Iím feeding myselfí. I donít know how to reply without sounding rude. I keep saying...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-05-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,353
Posted By sahm1225
Kid Kare, W-10 And Taxes

My w10s are not matching the totals paid. Iíve done the suggestions with no luck. I have just created a new w10 for the families with the right amounts (4 families affected).
But now my schedule C...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-31-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,207
Posted By sahm1225
I started school in fall 2014 and am just now...

I started school in fall 2014 and am just now taking my last class for my associates. I did all But one class online. I took one class, then 2, then did 3 at a time. 3 was way too much (I have 3...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-25-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 945
Posted By sahm1225
My guess is that they meant to order 1 box and...

My guess is that they meant to order 1 box and accidentally clicked on 8?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-18-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 698
Posted By sahm1225
If constipation is serious enough to cause...

If constipation is serious enough to cause vomiting, then he needs a doctor. That can be very serious and turn bad quickly:
I would insist on a doctors visit
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-11-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,740
Posted By sahm1225
Ive been following this and it’s still so...

Ive been following this and it’s still so unclear! It sounded like it only affects those that accept funding from the state. Then sounds like you can’t expel but you can suspend for an extended...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-10-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,365
Posted By sahm1225
I had one child that I allowed the speech &...

I had one child that I allowed the speech & developmental therapist come to daycare. I loved the family and wanted to help. It quickly became too much of a disruption. The therapists were great, but...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-10-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,365
Posted By sahm1225
That has to be dependent on where you live. Here...

That has to be dependent on where you live. Here the FREE ones only work evenings because being a therapist isnít their main job. When my dd needed therapy, most only worked between 6-8pm or sundays...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-10-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,365
Posted By sahm1225
As a parent of a special needs child - thank YOU...

As a parent of a special needs child - thank YOU for what you do and offer those daycare kids. You truly are an angel for their parents
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-09-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 682
Posted By sahm1225
Thanks everyone! That shouldíve said sample not...

Thanks everyone! That shouldíve said sample not sale :lol:
Weíre in a small Community so I donít want them to feel like theyíre left in a bind. The dcg is a handful but Iím going to miss her. It's...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-09-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 682
Posted By sahm1225
Sample Term Letter?

My search function isnít working!
I need to term a family but make it seem like itís a positive thing and that I want the dcg to go somewhere where she can be challenged (I.e. center or preschool)....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-03-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By sahm1225
That seems unlikely. What would stop Someone...

That seems unlikely. What would stop
Someone from having 100s of kids and saying itís 3 hour max?
But every state is different. Maybe call Licensing and ask?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-08-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,222
Posted By sahm1225
7:30-5:30 m-f

7:30-5:30 m-f
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-08-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,385
Posted By sahm1225
This. The only time it bothers me is when I...

This.
The only time it bothers me is when I see parents taking their sick kids to public places. One of my dck has viral pink eye and was excluded from Daycare. Dcm took him to the park every DAY...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-07-2017, 07:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,499
Posted By sahm1225
I had a parent tell me Tuesday that dkg woke up...

I had a parent tell me Tuesday that dkg woke up at 5:30an and how Mom was so tired. She says Ďitís not like there was anything I could doí. She seemed genuinely shocked when I asked why she didnít...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-01-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,326
Posted By sahm1225
That is strange. Could it be that daycare is too...

That is strange. Could it be that daycare is too overwhelming or over stimulating?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-25-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,796
Posted By sahm1225
This. I usually wait for them to tell me, but for...

This. I usually wait for them to tell me, but for the most part, the firsts happen at home. They're more comfortable and relaxed at home. Today I was excited that my 11 month old started to point. I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-17-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,645
Posted By sahm1225
Omg, we have a missing Olaf poster too!! Olaf...

Omg, we have a missing Olaf poster too!! Olaf went to the laundry and never came back (code for he's put away with the blankets until they forget and don't fight over it!) :lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-16-2017, 10:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,123
Posted By sahm1225
That is SO cool!!! I found a santa that works for...

That is SO cool!!! I found a santa that works for Macy's and is background checked. He's charging $140, but it's the suggested donated amount. I figured that and I willl feed him dinner:)
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 10-12-2017, 05:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,676
Posted By sahm1225
Can you post the charts please? I keep getting...

Can you post the charts please? I keep getting mixed messages if I can serve double vegetables or if I have to serve fruit AND a veggie for lunch
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-08-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,500
Posted By sahm1225
Im sure you've tried everything, but something...

Im sure you've tried everything, but something about the spices and herbs in Indian food helped!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-08-2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,500
Posted By sahm1225
Look at it this way: SHE waited until Sunday...

Look at it this way: SHE waited until Sunday afternoon to ask about earlier drop Off. If you decline and she's in a bind, it's HER fault. I doubt her work called her just now to ask about coming in...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 09-28-2017, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,455
Posted By sahm1225
I already have business liability insurance and a...

I already have business liability insurance and a separate homeowners insurance too. Do I still need to ask the insurance agent?
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 09-28-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,455
Posted By sahm1225
Does My Insurance Cover If Visiting Santa Gets Injured?

If I hire a person dressed As santa to come to my house for a party, if there's an injury (say, Santa falls), does my insurance over it or do they have to have their own insurance?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-27-2017, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,404
Posted By sahm1225
What website do you use to print out the Evals?

What website do you use to print out the Evals?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-27-2017, 12:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,123
Posted By sahm1225
Cool!!!!

Cool!!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-26-2017, 12:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,123
Posted By sahm1225
I own a costume, but my kids are getting older...

I own a costume, but my kids are getting older and they would recognize anyone I would use. My kids are 10,8,5 and I want to keep the magic alive as long as I can

I have quotes for about $150 if...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-25-2017, 08:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,123
Posted By sahm1225
For Those That Rent A Santa For Xmas Party

Would love to hear what you paid for it?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2017, 12:24 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,126
Posted By sahm1225
B.C., can you send those to me too please?

B.C., can you send those to me too please?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,225
Posted By sahm1225
Thanks. I just called her and told her that I...

Thanks. I just called her and told her that I think her dropping off dcg on a day of No daycare would be too confusing for her and that it could cause her (dcg) relationship with me to be stressed...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2017, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,225
Posted By sahm1225
What Do I Say??

I have a dcg4 who dcm babies. She started preschool last week and I take her and pick her up. She has NO problems at all, but on Fridays dcg is not at daycare and dcm does pick up/drop off. Dcg4...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-18-2017, 12:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,457
Posted By sahm1225
42754275

42754275
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-15-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,225
Posted By sahm1225
This. My dd is underweight. I've seen specialist...

This. My dd is underweight. I've seen specialist after specialist to help her. They gave me handouts and went out of their way to explain that healthy eating begins AT HOME.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-14-2017, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,404
Posted By sahm1225
Need Ideas Or Suggestions

I have a dcb who will be 3 next week and has been with me for a year. Dcb has very limited vocabulary and ive recommended he be evaluated for speech and overall development. I think parents are in...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 892
Posted By sahm1225
the cortisone shot hurt! Then my thumb hurt worse...

the cortisone shot hurt! Then my thumb hurt worse for a few days but then the pain went away completely. I would remove it to change all The diapers, then wash my hands and put on the thumb and elbow...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2017, 07:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 892
Posted By sahm1225
I ended up with a cortisone shot on my thumb when...

I ended up with a cortisone shot on my thumb when it wouldn't go away. But I've had surgery on my right hand and developed arthritis from it, so according to the doctor I was more prone to get it. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-30-2017, 06:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,874
Posted By sahm1225
Can you ask mom to show you a video of him at...

Can you ask mom to show you a video of him at home?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-30-2017, 06:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,698
Posted By sahm1225
You could always reply with 'if you could answer...

You could always reply with 'if you could answer the question I asked about your schedule on the email below:rolleyes:

Or you could reply nicely with, 'thank you for your inquiry. Rates are based...
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