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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-26-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,509
Posted By Mom2TLE
Wwyd?

I am 24 weeks pregnant and just diagnosed with a major complication. The dr said there was really nothing to be done but watch and deliver when it becomes more serious. I was not put on bed rest...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-21-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,168
Posted By Mom2TLE
DCG just turned one spent a week with grandma...

DCG just turned one spent a week with grandma while mom was out of town. She just started walking but the day they came back mom set her down and she ran to me with open arms excited to be back. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-21-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,723
Posted By Mom2TLE
I used to offer it as an extra as well but when I...

I used to offer it as an extra as well but when I serve this everyone eats everything on their plate and seconds of everything. As an extra, food was left and thrown in the garbage. No one goes...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-21-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,723
Posted By Mom2TLE
Yogurt For Lunch......

Am I wrong?
Yesterday I gave the kids yogurt, rolls, banana, carrots, milk. I left at 1:05 for a play at my dd school. Dcm picks up at 1:20 I had my assistant here, she told mom what he ate. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-20-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,532
Posted By Mom2TLE
You could also contact your local Child Care...

You could also contact your local Child Care resource and referral and ask them to point you in the direction of someone that could answer your questions.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-20-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,532
Posted By Mom2TLE
I went to this site: ...

I went to this site: http://chfs.ky.gov/dcbs/dcc/regul.htm

and from what I read I agree with previous poster you can care for 3 unrelated children without certification.
I would call the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-19-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,501
Posted By Mom2TLE
:( This will be me. At a moment of desperation...

:( This will be me. At a moment of desperation this winter I accepted 2 preschoolers that have older siblings(2 Families). The siblings have been in the afterschool program so I have only had them...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,412
Posted By Mom2TLE
Would You Disclose Closing?

I will be cutting back to just 2 part time families in January. I will be starting school and these 2 families are the only 2 that will work with my schedule.
I have a family that drives 10...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,202
Posted By Mom2TLE
I'm going to be closing my daycare (after 9+...

I'm going to be closing my daycare (after 9+ years) the end of December to go to school for nursing. I will not tell them until December 1st I know that it's everyone for themselves and no one is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-14-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,210
Posted By Mom2TLE
You can find some cheap carnival games through...

You can find some cheap carnival games through oriental trading, then hand out a business card or brochure in a baggie with a coloring page and a couple crayons. Or a Frisbee with a sticker with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-30-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,340
Posted By Mom2TLE
I did this too, even ordered the baskets you...

I did this too, even ordered the baskets you posted. Genius!!!!!! Now if toddlers would quit pulling the books of the shelf...
I velcroed 2 baskets to the top of my book shelf, it's tiered and then...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-24-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,716
Posted By Mom2TLE
Yes, the parents anyways. DCM of dcb who will be...

Yes, the parents anyways. DCM of dcb who will be 4 in three months asks me to put him on to go at drop off and throughout the day, he has some issue that makes him drink like he is dehydrated and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-16-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,009
Posted By Mom2TLE
Maybe a picture schedule so she knows what is...

Maybe a picture schedule so she knows what is next, and I could translate whatever you need.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-06-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,387
Posted By Mom2TLE
It looks like trolls that have nothing better to...

It looks like trolls that have nothing better to do on a Friday night, ignore it. Maybe private message Michael or Blackcat, maybe the are be able to remove the unnecessary comments as well as block...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-04-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,075
Posted By Mom2TLE
The first thing that I thought of while reading...

The first thing that I thought of while reading this was, a few years ago a mom walked out of our local Mcdonalds. The way it is set up is to walk out you have to walk through the drive thru line to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-02-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,686
Posted By Mom2TLE
Beware of This Call

Saturday morning I got a call from this phone number 586-321-7652 he tells me he is someone from my past and that he knows my husband and I. I said II thought he had the wrong number. I didn't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-22-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 48,702
Posted By Mom2TLE
I'm glad you are taking up Michael on his offer. ...

I'm glad you are taking up Michael on his offer. From a mother's point of view, I'm thinking that some of your daughters issues may be stemming from lack of a feeling of safe home, she is living a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-15-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 123,831
Posted By Mom2TLE
Here someone just started advertising named...

Here someone just started advertising named little stinkers, good luck with that. There is also Tatertots (potato state), munchkin university, smarty pants preschool, other than that pretty...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,543
Posted By Mom2TLE
Just looked on ebay that would probably be your...

Just looked on ebay that would probably be your best bet clothing wise, walmart doesn't have the ones I used to buy.
...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,543
Posted By Mom2TLE
I have these a little pricey but they have lasted...

I have these a little pricey but they have lasted 6 years minus 1 that somehow got it's leg ripped off???? I have no idea how they did it....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-06-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,644
Posted By Mom2TLE
SUPER Velcro!!!! Why didn't I think of that.

SUPER Velcro!!!! Why didn't I think of that.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-04-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,504
Posted By Mom2TLE
Going To School and Daycare

I have seen that many of you are going to school as well as running your daycares. How are you ladies doing it?
Are any of you considered full time students?
Would it be feasible to think I could...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-02-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,254
Posted By Mom2TLE
Grandma's Early Pickup

Means after my closing time. Really why even say it. I don't trust when parents say it but really grandma, mom said you probably wouldn't even bring him today.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-02-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,758
Posted By Mom2TLE
I am following a blog right now about a mom whose...

I am following a blog right now about a mom whose baby stopped breathing who was accused of shaking her. It's pretty religious and she is updating what happened week by week but it makes me worry,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-01-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,849
Posted By Mom2TLE
Seating

What do you have for seating? I've tried various different thing and have not loved any of them.
Bean bags get drug around, fought over, and jumped on.
Child sized couches, I spent a small fortune...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-29-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,651
Posted By Mom2TLE
I ended up with high blood pressure with my last...

I ended up with high blood pressure with my last pregnancy, I thought I could hire someone and make it work until I had her, well being the way I am I would end up trying to help out and ended up...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-25-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,532
Posted By Mom2TLE
I would charge her if you think it will lead to...

I would charge her if you think it will lead to additional feelings of entitlement with her. If you feel bad and want to do something for her do it separate from daycare services. Make double of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-16-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,955
Posted By Mom2TLE
Not what you want to hear but I have her twin!!! ...

Not what you want to hear but I have her twin!!! My own DD she would not nap to save her life, screamed bloody murder when left alone in a play pen to the point of gaging and throwing up. She...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-16-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,451
Posted By Mom2TLE
There is only one family that is here past 5:00...

There is only one family that is here past 5:00 and she is a daycare hopper, she does only what is convenient for her so I am sure I will have notice by tomorrow morning. This past fall she moved...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-16-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,451
Posted By Mom2TLE
How Much Information?

How much information do you give when you are making changes to policies?
I am doing a huge overhaul of my policies and explained the rate changes, and why. (depending on pick up times and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-15-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,965
Posted By Mom2TLE
Well she started getting baby here and taking DCB...

Well she started getting baby here and taking DCB herself, which lasted about 3 weeks. I emphasized again getting speech outside of the preschool and finally about 2 weeks ago she set up...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,728
Posted By Mom2TLE
Idaho got a 0. I'm not surprised you guys always...

Idaho got a 0. I'm not surprised you guys always talk about your pages of regs. Idaho has 1page front and back. When they first started qris we were ranked clear at the bottom like 49th I believe....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,176
Posted By Mom2TLE
Daisy Mama I have three off those tires in my...

Daisy Mama I have three off those tires in my yard, the previous owners had planted flowers in them, I was going to throw them out but yours is so cute painted ( mine are painted white) Maybe I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-08-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,313
Posted By Mom2TLE
They have it in my state, after about 5 years it...

They have it in my state, after about 5 years it is still voluntary. I know there are only about 8 daycare in a 2 hour radius that have participated. I'm sure they are trying to figure out how to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-08-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,480
Posted By Mom2TLE
Don't Want To Be Inconsistent

Dcm has the next 8 weekdays of so tomorrow through next Friiday. She has 2kids here with me 10 hours a day. When I asked what her plans were she told me she plans to bring them their regular...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-04-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,658
Posted By Mom2TLE
I think it depends on the market in your area,...

I think it depends on the market in your area, how fast you want it to sell, and condition, is it bowed or does the picture just make it look that way? I myself probably would list for 100 but take...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-03-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,843
Posted By Mom2TLE
Never mind after spending the first hour of my...

Never mind after spending the first hour of my day literally recording behavioral issues it is not worth the time it takes. I truly was not done with one when another would start I even recorded...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-03-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,843
Posted By Mom2TLE
Behavioral Observation Form

Does anyone have a form or know of one online for behavioral observations? DCD of little dcb I gave notice to on Tuesday came in today and asked if maybe we would be willing to put up a camera so...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-01-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,387
Posted By Mom2TLE
Well I did it, she was understanding and agreed...

Well I did it, she was understanding and agreed that a smaller group would probably be better. I feel bad but after today I know it is the right thing for my group. One of my DCM commented today...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-01-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,044
Posted By Mom2TLE
We had 60 degree temps last week and got 6 inches...

We had 60 degree temps last week and got 6 inches of snow Sunday morning I feel your pain.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-01-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,387
Posted By Mom2TLE
At this point he is in Speech and Occupational...

At this point he is in Speech and Occupational therapy for some gross motor delays, I do think that they as time goes on he will also be diagnosed with spd. I asked mom to get suggestions for what...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-01-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,178
Posted By Mom2TLE
Look up toxic synovitis I think it's called. ...

Look up toxic synovitis I think it's called. Nothing serious just a virus but that might be it.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-01-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,387
Posted By Mom2TLE
Terminng Questions

So I am terming my 3yo dcb with behavioral issues. Just wondering a few things,
1) Is there a better way to word this? I don't want to come across as not being able to handle behavioral issues...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-31-2014, 03:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,667
Posted By Mom2TLE
When I was running my center we had a dcg come...

When I was running my center we had a dcg come with it. Sent her home but for literally 3 months we would get one with it either dry other week. I think a family was bringing it in from their other...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-31-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,268
Posted By Mom2TLE
Grrrrr.......

That moment when you are halfway through a really long thread and it starts to seem really familiar. Then you realize it's because it is from 2 years ago. that's 3 times this week. :lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-20-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,627
Posted By Mom2TLE
When Conventional Methods Don't Work

DCB just turned 3 does not respond to regular forms of discipline. Today alone he pushed 1 year old brother down to take a ball (twice), spit on everyone's food at breakfast, knocked down 3 kids...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-12-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,737
Posted By Mom2TLE
Liability Question

Dcg 6 chose to get on the bus going to her house rather than the bus that comes to daycare yesterday. She told the other dcg that she was going to sneak and go home. I had 8 kids so no way to go...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-03-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,221
Posted By Mom2TLE
I would ask that they provide a liquid hand soap....

I would ask that they provide a liquid hand soap. It doesn't have to be antibacterial but I am sure that bar soap is against licensing standards. Dove has a liquid hand soap.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-25-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,290
Posted By Mom2TLE
You have to order the 19.99 HD version. I tried...

You have to order the 19.99 HD version. I tried the 14.99 one but it's not available until the release date. Tried the HD and it worked. Best Disney movie in a long time. My kids love it. And...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,566
Posted By Mom2TLE
WWYD (Quick responses appreciated)

I have a dcg 9m she came in wheezy today. A few minutes ago she started coughing and it sound just like the commercial for whooping cough. she has been here for over 2 hours and has coughed a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,502
Posted By Mom2TLE
I second the teething tablets. Just know that...

I second the teething tablets. Just know that she might fall asleep after giving them to her not because of what is in the tablet, but because they finally feel relief and are able to rest. I would...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,682
Posted By Mom2TLE
Another Drugging at a Daycare

Just ran across this story. I can't believe someone would drug kids just to get them to sleep. Sadly, I think she should be being charged with felony injury to a child X4 :mad: but they are only...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,125
Posted By Mom2TLE
I am pretty sure they can sign a refusal to...

I am pretty sure they can sign a refusal to participate in the food program. I would ask your sponsor about charging her for meals though, I would think that you could, if she refuses to be part of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,965
Posted By Mom2TLE
Can I Vent?

I have had dcb3 and dcg 9m since October, DCM has good intentions yet no follow through. I was able to be pretty lenient with her in the beginning since I was running a small center with employees...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-01-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,661
Posted By Mom2TLE
I love two by Dr. Seuss and 3 or 4 from Winnie...

I love two by Dr. Seuss and 3 or 4 from Winnie the pooh, It would be hard to choose just 1.
Dr. Seuss' Don't give up I believe in you all, a persons a person no matter how small.
You're off to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-02-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,783
Posted By Mom2TLE
I just recently went back to home from being a...

I just recently went back to home from being a center, I did not have a kitchen and I hated it. Food will already eat up a portion of your revenue so to cater is not going to be the best way to go...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-31-2013, 06:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,572
Posted By Mom2TLE
Wow, I would be tempted to pull him out and...

Wow, I would be tempted to pull him out and either wait a year, do private or home school it is just too much emotionally for him to handle. I would be worried about lasting effects later on.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-28-2013, 05:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,422
Posted By Mom2TLE
How about making it into a stall 4 ft partitions...

How about making it into a stall 4 ft partitions on each side and a colorful curtain on the front. Tall enough for privacy yet you can still check on them.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-22-2013, 06:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,748
Posted By Mom2TLE
I posted before you had posted your second...

I posted before you had posted your second response, I would not if he was prescribed s something then he needs to be started on it and on it 24 hours before returning.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-22-2013, 06:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,748
Posted By Mom2TLE
I would take him, just have mom bring in a Dr...

I would take him, just have mom bring in a Dr note stating what they are giving him to cover yourself.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-15-2013, 08:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,576
Posted By Mom2TLE
This is the one we got, it sounds like nationwide...

This is the one we got, it sounds like nationwide there is enough funding to last a few months, such a relief I was going to have to charge parents or have them bring lunches. I run a small center...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-12-2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,283
Posted By Mom2TLE
I had a mom come in on Thurs and tell me DCB 6...

I had a mom come in on Thurs and tell me DCB 6 months had not been sleeping well. She thought either a cold or teething so she brought in a bottle of Tylenol for me to give him to help him sleep. I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-25-2013, 06:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,857
Posted By Mom2TLE
Can you move a piece of furniture over the top of...

Can you move a piece of furniture over the top of it for a few weeks until she forgets about it, then move it back later?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-12-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,219
Posted By Mom2TLE
I bought a few packages of $.68 per sqf laminate...

I bought a few packages of $.68 per sqf laminate snap together floor and put that under my tables over the carpet. Much easier to sweep and mop than the rubber squares (which I hate) they are hard...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 8,031
Posted By Mom2TLE
Her pictures make me want to find a storage room...

Her pictures make me want to find a storage room for half of her stuff, it overwhelms me just looking at the pictures. She just has too much stuff out
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2013, 11:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,952
Posted By Mom2TLE
Just remember you can't word it as an increase...

Just remember you can't word it as an increase due to providing food. Maybe as an increase in order to meet benchmarks in your stars program or a supply fee. You do have to offer it to your infant...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-08-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,507
Posted By Mom2TLE
Another thing that you might suggest to her is to...

Another thing that you might suggest to her is to purchase some wet ones, the ones that are safe for hand and faces and she can use those to wipe her child down upon pick up. They do contain...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-21-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,815
Posted By Mom2TLE
I'm too afraid to use it since borax is...

I'm too afraid to use it since borax is poisonous. as icky as it feel I can still see kids trying to eat it!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-20-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,783
Posted By Mom2TLE
I searched her name and they are her own adopted...

I searched her name and they are her own adopted children it also says that she violated the "child care organizations act" ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-04-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,162
Posted By Mom2TLE
I use the graco ones that hook onto the table I...

I use the graco ones that hook onto the table I have a table just like yours. I can only use them on the ends because it could tip the table on the side. You also have to watch the older kids, they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-25-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,493
Posted By Mom2TLE
They now sell little devices on Amazon that clip...

They now sell little devices on Amazon that clip on the diaper it senses if baby has taken a breath in 10 sec then vibrates to try to get baby the breathe if still nothing's alarm sounds they're...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-17-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,571
Posted By Mom2TLE
Congratulations, were you about 32 weeks? That...

Congratulations, were you about 32 weeks? That is about how big mine was supposed to be when she was born. The NICU is a scary experience, feel free to message me if you need someone to talk to. ...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-14-2013, 07:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,037
Posted By Mom2TLE
Is there anyway you can drive past the address to...

Is there anyway you can drive past the address to see if it is even for rent? A year or two ago people were finding homes and posting them for rent, they would then get the deposit via western...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-09-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,832
Posted By Mom2TLE
I would probably lose all the dcks in 17000 sqf...

I would probably lose all the dcks in 17000 sqf the ultimate game of hide and go seek everyday. But have to agree with bc no children would be allow to enter if I lived there.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-29-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,318
Posted By Mom2TLE
4th of July advertising

I recently went from a large home daycare to a small center, I currently have about 11 spots to fill. Here many businesses hand out flyers during the parade. I'm trying to find an idea to go with a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,251
Posted By Mom2TLE
I offer longer hours therefore I have a lot of...

I offer longer hours therefore I have a lot of parents in medical fields, One needed a 5:30 drop off so I would have her bring him dressed for the day but he would just lay down on the couch and go...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2013, 12:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,998
Posted By Mom2TLE
My rule is if you don't eat what's served then...

My rule is if you don't eat what's served then you don't get to complain about hunger or ask "is it snack time yet"?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-28-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,257
Posted By Mom2TLE
I would not use the glow sticks, this is a...

I would not use the glow sticks, this is a warning off one of the websites:
The activated liquid even though non-toxic may contain tiny shards of glass which may cause injury should the light stick...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-23-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,581
Posted By Mom2TLE
They should also be wearing I.D. for whoever they...

They should also be wearing I.D. for whoever they work for our infant toddler program is run be health and welfare and are always supposed to wear them.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-15-2013, 08:49 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,364
Posted By Mom2TLE
I am pretty sure it is against licensing...

I am pretty sure it is against licensing regulations to use the same towel on more that one child. I just use one per child child a clean one each time and wash them every few days. You can get a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-25-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,166
Posted By Mom2TLE
I also got a flyer today, I really like the...

I also got a flyer today, I really like the natural look of some of their stuff. I may order in the near future. Some of their prices are in line with some of the other Ece supply places. If I was...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-27-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,324
Posted By Mom2TLE
That is hilarious!!!!

That is hilarious!!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-08-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,211
Posted By Mom2TLE
Can you use minute menu without the food program?

Can you use minute menu without the food program?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,045
Posted By Mom2TLE
Wow, I'm glad I read this these people called...

Wow, I'm glad I read this these people called within 4 days of hooking up the phone in my daycare. i said I wasn't interested but now I will be on the lookout for any packages being delivered, they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-29-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,670
Posted By Mom2TLE
Country Kids are you from the same area as I am? ...

Country Kids are you from the same area as I am? I think those padded rooms were on the news 2-3 days ago?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-28-2012, 08:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,230
Posted By Mom2TLE
Wow, I think I have her identical twin at my...

Wow, I think I have her identical twin at my house. Yesterday I caved and gave her a bottle since when I offered the sippy she decided to throw a fit and hold her breathe till she was ready to pass...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-19-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,784
Posted By Mom2TLE
If you post the link on here we can all flag her...

If you post the link on here we can all flag her so they will have to remove it.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-17-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,049
Posted By Mom2TLE
I loved my sleep sacks. I bought one and the...

I loved my sleep sacks. I bought one and the hopital gave me one both were swaddlers and it was so nice and helped her sleep better. They are actually recommended instead of blankets now. Leaving...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-08-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,599
Posted By Mom2TLE
I had a mom tell me 2 weeks but then took 3.5 so...

I had a mom tell me 2 weeks but then took 3.5 so hopefully she will at least take a week or two but where she is part time she probably has no leave to take and doesn't see it being that big of a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-07-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,463
Posted By Mom2TLE
This is a link to time for kids that the school...

This is a link to time for kids that the school sent home with DS who is in 6th grade:
http://www.timeforkids.com/photos-video/video/electoral-college-and-swing-states-54101
It kind of explains it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-25-2012, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,720
Posted By Mom2TLE
YES YES, YES, I wasn't working when our first...

YES YES, YES, I wasn't working when our first son was born, but just my husband cutting down to 40 hours a week, the gas for him to travel to from hospital daily, eating at the hospital/out for 3...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-23-2012, 12:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,720
Posted By Mom2TLE
I was in a similar sitiuation with my last baby. ...

I was in a similar sitiuation with my last baby. Only I didn't listen when the Dr said to stop working, I hired someone and kept helping her with lunch, ect. In the end I was sent to the hospital...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-09-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,748
Posted By Mom2TLE
I believe that staph is really bad, I got it in...

I believe that staph is really bad, I got it in middle school and the dr's office made me go in through a back door where I would not come in contact with anyone or anything to be checked. I would...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-05-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,303
Posted By Mom2TLE
Can you put them ext to a piece of furniture that...

Can you put them ext to a piece of furniture that would block thier view of the other kids? I put my troublesome nappers at the end of my couch where they are between the couch and a doorway/ wall....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-02-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,278
Posted By Mom2TLE
Could you print off some information from the...

Could you print off some information from the infant and toddler program for your state so she can see where she should be? Being premature puts her at risk for delays and a good hospital would have...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-24-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,657
Posted By Mom2TLE
I think mom thought it was a fluke a one time...

I think mom thought it was a fluke a one time thing but it keeps happening. Mom is a really good mom I am not blaming her, she is just too trusting and has a hard time finding someone that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-24-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,657
Posted By Mom2TLE
I don't believe she is sick, I don't know about...

I don't believe she is sick, I don't know about pregnant but it has been going on for a few weeks. I was pregnant and supposed to be on bed rest but still got up to open to door and spent time with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-24-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,657
Posted By Mom2TLE
DC Provider Asleep At Drop Off

I am a DC provider , I refered a dcp to another provider because dcg was to start kindergarten this year and I am not in her school boundries and was not going to transport. I had only heard through...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-01-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 9,037
Posted By Mom2TLE
"Nice" Wording for a Termination Letter

I posted once before about my 2.5yo DCG. She is aggressive and hits one little girl in paticular 2-3 times everyday. I have she talked to mom and she had her going to bed at midnight :rolleyes:...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-12-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,123
Posted By Mom2TLE
Agressive 2 year old...Need Advice

I am new here but I think I could get some good advice. I'll start with a little backround. DCG started back in October just before she turned 2 she did have some hitting issues that we were...