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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-09-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,444
Posted By JJPlaycare
Well I ended up bringing a pack n play outside...

Well I ended up bringing a pack n play outside and she said either the monitor for indoors or the pack n play outdoors, both were just fine. She ended up holding the infant (her niece) the entire...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-09-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 15,951
Posted By JJPlaycare
Can I have a supply list for the silhouette craft...

Can I have a supply list for the silhouette craft and just curious how much this craft costs to do?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-06-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,444
Posted By JJPlaycare
Yeah it stinks just on Monday she did a little...

Yeah it stinks just on Monday she did a little question/answer session and I really wanted to be there because I seem to have alot of questions with sleeping infants and outside things, but I have 3...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-06-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,444
Posted By JJPlaycare
Heres my dilemma...... the babe is only 7 weeks...

Heres my dilemma...... the babe is only 7 weeks and still pretty sleepy! Seems to be quite the cat napper and no real schedule, so leaving her inside with a monitor is out of the question, I could...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-06-2013, 11:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,444
Posted By JJPlaycare
Infant Sleeping While Outside

I live in MN and now that the weather is nice I have a question.... Where do you have the infants sleep while you are outside? Do you bring a pack n play outside?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-03-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,917
Posted By JJPlaycare
I microwave a bowl of water and then set the...

I microwave a bowl of water and then set the bottle in it to warm, just like someone mentioned above. Otherwise, I see others use bottle warmers, but I haven't yet used one of those....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-03-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,917
Posted By JJPlaycare
Thanks ladies! I have always stored the milk, but...

Thanks ladies! I have always stored the milk, but was wondering what others do and if there were any guidelines regarding this. I think I will just keep doing what I am doing : )
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-03-2013, 07:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,917
Posted By JJPlaycare
Storing Breast Milk In MN Regulations?

Hi I am wondering if any of you know the rules to storing breastmilk in the state of MN? Also I am looking at good ways to do this.... Do most of you store milk or do you have the mom bring the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-11-2012, 06:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,066
Posted By JJPlaycare
Is anyone willing to share?

Is anyone willing to share?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-11-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 8,981
Posted By JJPlaycare
Thank you! :)

Thank you! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-11-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 8,981
Posted By JJPlaycare
Example Photo Release Forms...?

I need to develop a photo release form, but don't even know where to begin. I am friends with all of my daycare moms on fb and I would love to post pictures of the kids for them to see, I want to be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2012, 05:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,066
Posted By JJPlaycare
Afterschool Routines

When do you read and do homework with your own children? Im having a hard time getting a routine down with my two school age kids, please let me know how you all do this. My kids get here at 3:45 and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,842
Posted By JJPlaycare
No she doesn't have a lovey, she sucks her thumb...

No she doesn't have a lovey, she sucks her thumb to sleep. She has been napping like a champ, lays right down. We have been doing all of the above, just takes time I suppose, was just wandering if...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,842
Posted By JJPlaycare
Help Need Advice....

I started a little girl who turned 1 June 1st. She was home with a nanny who has an 18 month old of her own and then the daycare girl has a 3 year old brother. She has never been in daycare, she...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-13-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,822
Posted By JJPlaycare
Oops 7 passenger, so 2 adults and 5 kids. : )

Oops 7 passenger, so 2 adults and 5 kids. : )
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-13-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,822
Posted By JJPlaycare
Im assuming you have two bench seats... is it...

Im assuming you have two bench seats... is it difficult to get the kids in, out and buckled in the far back seat?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-13-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,822
Posted By JJPlaycare
7 kids what vehicle?

We are looking at upgrading our vehicle, but I REALLY want to get something that I can transport up to 5 kids in anyone have a vehicle of choice or advice?? : )
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2012, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,911
Posted By JJPlaycare
Attending a Public Pool

For those of you who do this with your daycare children how do you do it? I take my daycare kids to swimming lessons, but each child has an instructor. I have been thinking about taking the kids...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,007
Posted By JJPlaycare
My sisters son goes to a church based center and...

My sisters son goes to a church based center and I picked him up once and they were all getting a drink and I thought it was a GREAT idea, but not sure if it is the most sanitary thing and was...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,007
Posted By JJPlaycare
Outside Drinks

How do you guys keep the kids hydrated while outdoors?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2012, 12:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,050
Posted By JJPlaycare
I forgot to mention I also have an "Im bored"...

I forgot to mention I also have an "Im bored" jar. If I hear them say it they have to pick something out of the jar. I put some chores in there and fun stuff too, gives them ideas of things to do....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-14-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,050
Posted By JJPlaycare
I let my SA kids pretty much take over my day ;)...

I let my SA kids pretty much take over my day ;) They play "school" they are the teachers, they read the stories to the littles, they get snack ready and plan it out. They have things they need to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-14-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,869
Posted By JJPlaycare
Thanks guys! I am a ball of emotions, but in the...

Thanks guys! I am a ball of emotions, but in the end I know this is for the best of everyone. Luckily I do have two families waiting to come here, one is more of a drop in care thing and the other is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-14-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,869
Posted By JJPlaycare
Two Weeks Notice

I just recieved a 2 week notice from a family I have cared for and although I think it is for the best, I am having a REALLY hard time with this! :( To put it mildly.... They have taken advantage of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,038
Posted By JJPlaycare
How many kids and what type of vehicle are you...

How many kids and what type of vehicle are you guys driving to do this? Sounds like alot of work :eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2012, 12:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,889
Posted By JJPlaycare
This honestly made me laugh out loud because...

This honestly made me laugh out loud because sadly :o I have been there MANY times! I just told my husband a few months ago is it bad that I am getting to the point that I think I only like my own...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2012, 07:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,235
Posted By JJPlaycare
Well the mom I believe is at her witts end with...

Well the mom I believe is at her witts end with all of this because they are having really long, rough nights, but I don't know what to do about it and that is why I was looking for some advice,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,910
Posted By JJPlaycare
Another good idea.... I picked up little...

Another good idea.... I picked up little birdhouses on a stick to stand in a garden or a pot that we are painting! They were only a $1.00 at Target, couldn't pass it up!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2012, 05:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,235
Posted By JJPlaycare
We have tried 3 different types of bottles, which...

We have tried 3 different types of bottles, which was an issue as well because they were doing 2 different kinds at home different from the one they sent here to daycare! Once I found that out I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2012, 03:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,235
Posted By JJPlaycare
Breastfed Baby Not Eating Well....

So I have a 6 month old baby who is breastfed..... He has been in daycare since he was 3 months and at 6 months we are still struggling with the bottle. He is here 10 hrs a day and drinks 7-9 oz. He...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 04-16-2012, 06:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,656
Posted By JJPlaycare
Does your child have to be above a certain age in...

Does your child have to be above a certain age in order to pay them and use it for taxes?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-16-2012, 06:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,114
Posted By JJPlaycare
Prayers and hugs being sent your way....:(

Prayers and hugs being sent your way....:(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,418
Posted By JJPlaycare
Honestly if she leaves then so be it. I LOVE her...

Honestly if she leaves then so be it. I LOVE her kids and they are great, but the parents :eek: I have decided to stand my ground and to fill my life and house with families that want to be here,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2012, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,513
Posted By JJPlaycare
I have a funny story about nose picking :D 3 year...

I have a funny story about nose picking :D 3 year old boy tells 4 year old girl who is picking her nose.... "Hey stop picking your nose so and so, only my mommy can do that!" :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,418
Posted By JJPlaycare
Finally had a Backbone...

So long story short.... I have a family who has threatened leaving my childcare 3 times. Once because my hours didn't work for a job change,so I added 15 mins in the morning for them, in which they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2012, 06:27 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,219
Posted By JJPlaycare
I am licensed to care for 12 children and have...

I am licensed to care for 12 children and have done so for the past 3 years. Routine, routine, routine, consistency, consistency, consistency is the answer as to how. :) It also depends on the ages...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-05-2012, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,190
Posted By JJPlaycare
I know people hire assistants all the time, but...

I know people hire assistants all the time, but what about hiring a highschool student who drives for the summer for just your kids?? I know you might still feel you are missing out on the activities...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-05-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,483
Posted By JJPlaycare
They were 1.5 - just over 2. I am not talking a...

They were 1.5 - just over 2. I am not talking a pack n play. Its a pastic play yard with no bottom, you can even buy extenders. It creates a pretty nice size play area, but not huge where it takes up...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-05-2012, 07:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,483
Posted By JJPlaycare
I had the same situation awhile back. 2 boys, one...

I had the same situation awhile back. 2 boys, one had spacial boundary issues and the other was somewhat aggressive, but more so got annoyed with the other child being in his space. They started...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-04-2012, 08:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,872
Posted By JJPlaycare
So what do you mean by contracted hours? LOL I...

So what do you mean by contracted hours? LOL I think I have them..... However one of my families isn't obeying them, but it isn't a matter of picking up late it is a matter of not showing up on time....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-03-2012, 07:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,673
Posted By JJPlaycare
I have seen them inground, looks awsome and would...

I have seen them inground, looks awsome and would prevent falls. We have been debating about doing this for quite some time, but I am just so undecided about it. Inground prevents kids from falling...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2012, 08:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,089
Posted By JJPlaycare
Just a thought with the 3 year olds. Get a rope...

Just a thought with the 3 year olds. Get a rope with handles and make them hold on to a loop. Otherwise my daycare kiddos hold onto the stroller, that is our rule! At 3 they can listen and should be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-28-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,965
Posted By JJPlaycare
I think she is looking at the hard figures...

I think she is looking at the hard figures thinking this much times this much/child equals this much and yes you can MAKE $80K easily, but do you walk away with $80K no and that was the point I was...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-28-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,965
Posted By JJPlaycare
AND my reply..... LOL wish I had enough backbone...

AND my reply..... LOL wish I had enough backbone to say this to some of the parents I haJeney I can promise you, no one, no where makes $80K a year doing in home childcare. Yes in home childcare...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-28-2012, 07:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,965
Posted By JJPlaycare
I am a fellow provider and no I am not the...

I am a fellow provider and no I am not the provider she is speaking about. We live far apart.

Now one of her comments:
The 3 weeks PTO came as kind of a shock to us. I really liked her but we'd...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-27-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,965
Posted By JJPlaycare
One of My Cousins Facebook Posts..... OH MY!

Question: Do any other independent contractors out there get paid vacations? We are new to the in-home daycare thing and had our first interview last night...in her contract she listed 9 paid...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-21-2012, 07:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,434
Posted By JJPlaycare
Finishing our basement

We are finishing our basement and I am just wondering if you guys could give me some advice come tax time. My husband is doing all the work. We aren't solely finishing it for daycare. I do daycare in...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-21-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,930
Posted By JJPlaycare
I have in my contract sick days. I do not get...

I have in my contract sick days. I do not get paid for these, but I do close if my child is extremely sick, like say puking or even myself gets really sick. I havent closed for myself getting sick,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-19-2012, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7
Rsv
Views: 10,382
Posted By JJPlaycare
I just had a case of RSV in Jan. The child who...

I just had a case of RSV in Jan. The child who had it here was 8 weeks and hospitalized because of it. I asked for advice on here as I had a 1 year old and a 12 week old infant and two 2 year olds....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-19-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,079
Posted By JJPlaycare
Pick Up Time ?

I have been wondering this for awhile. I close at 5pm, so my families I have all get here at 5, which leads to me actually doing daycare till 5:15-5:20 somedays while there child isn't leaving with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-15-2012, 07:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,443
Posted By JJPlaycare
Just Feeling Overwhelmed Today....

This year has been rough and today I think I finally am letting it all out, I just need to type and let it all out :(..... My father in law was in a HORRIBLE accident the end of Jan. his MnDot...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-13-2012, 06:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,990
Posted By JJPlaycare
Well I asked dad at pickup if they got my letter....

Well I asked dad at pickup if they got my letter. He said yes. I said did you read it he said she did and then just told him that they can only be there from 7-5. I said we need to communicate about...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-12-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,990
Posted By JJPlaycare
Thats exactly how I feel BlackCat and I plan on...

Thats exactly how I feel BlackCat and I plan on asking them if they recieved/read my letter and if they understand everything in it. I believe they need to tell me something one way or another, or at...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-12-2012, 10:40 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,990
Posted By JJPlaycare
I just felt like she would at least apologize or...

I just felt like she would at least apologize or give me notice, but just to go on like nothing..... If they are looking for childcare then so be it, but that is another way they are disrespecting me...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-12-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,990
Posted By JJPlaycare
I gave the letter to them Friday morning. I fully...

I gave the letter to them Friday morning. I fully expected SOMETHING this morning, but to my surprise nothing. She walked in, quit the silent treatment and acted as though nothing has gone on,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-12-2012, 10:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,990
Posted By JJPlaycare
The Letter I wrote them....

Dear _____________ Family,
I understand the need for longer hours of care as your workplace schedule and location have changed. I am unsure if you are needing the extra 15 minutes you speak of on a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-09-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,990
Posted By JJPlaycare
I wrote them a letter stating why I have...

I wrote them a letter stating why I have contracted hours and why I need to stick to them. I said if they are truely leaving then I will need their 2 week notice in writing on Monday. A little more...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-08-2012, 11:29 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,990
Posted By JJPlaycare
I need help writing a termination letter. Any...

I need help writing a termination letter. Any help??
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-08-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,990
Posted By JJPlaycare
Do you keep all of your families on the same...

Do you keep all of your families on the same contract? If I offer this to this family I feel like I have to offer it to all of my families and I am going to have kids here everyday alot longer than...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-07-2012, 06:12 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,990
Posted By JJPlaycare
What Would You Do???

I have a family who has threatened to leave 3 times in the last 2 years because I won't take their children 15-30 mins early or late each day. She says is all they are asking for is 15-30 mins. and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
I honestly feel like they just don't know. Its...

I honestly feel like they just don't know. Its not a question of being honest or not. I have done my research on the heart condition as well as the syndrome. They have not and were honest that they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
I just feel that the family is viewing this as...

I just feel that the family is viewing this as "not a big deal". The cardiologist was VERY reassuring in everything she said, but then a week later "oh there is more stretching and oh now we have a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
So we came to the agreement that until things...

So we came to the agreement that until things were set up with a clear plan of care they would remain out of care. We decided 2 weeks ago that a start up date for them would be Feb 28. By that day...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
The syndromes they are testing him for are...

The syndromes they are testing him for are Marfans and Loeys Dietz.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2012, 08:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
So the childs cardiologist called me back and...

So the childs cardiologist called me back and assured me that he would be just fine in childcare. I was able to explain to her how many children I care for and our activity level. She went on to tell...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2012, 12:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,041
Posted By JJPlaycare
So I have seen some dentrimental long last...

So I have seen some dentrimental long last effects of RSV and my own child is the 1 year old. I know that it says that they can return to childcare after the fever subsides, but would any of you make...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,041
Posted By JJPlaycare
Thank you :)

Thank you :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,041
Posted By JJPlaycare
Rsv ?

If a child gets diagnosed with RSV and you care for another infant and a 1 yr old when do you allow the child back into daycare?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2012, 11:31 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
I went and talked to the parents last night at...

I went and talked to the parents last night at their house and explained to them that I am not qualified to care for their child and that there are better more suitibable places and people out there...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-31-2012, 06:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
I have requested all of the above info frrom the...

I have requested all of the above info frrom the parents. I have talked to my liccensor who is brand new and right out of college. I then contacted our nieghboring county which iis bigger and has a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-30-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
Sugar Magnolia, I would LOVE to talk to you...

Sugar Magnolia,
I would LOVE to talk to you more about this. I am trying to figure out if daycare is the best decision for this child and if he will be ok here. I do know that earlier you detect...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-30-2012, 10:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
Marfan syndrome is one of the many genetic...

Marfan syndrome is one of the many genetic syndromes they are testing for, but definately at the top of the list due to the heart defect he has which goes along with Marfan syndrome. I have googled...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-30-2012, 06:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,562
Posted By JJPlaycare
Heartbroken and Not Sure What To Do

I need some advice/guidance/someone to calm me/tell me Im nuts/ I don't know - a list of a few things going through my head! This is the story in brief. So I have been caring for a family for the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-14-2011, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,126
Posted By JJPlaycare
I do seperate them with a play yard, but they...

I do seperate them with a play yard, but they have to be in the same room as everyone else. However the one who isnt in the play yard is constantly on the edge of the play yard. I have tried...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-05-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,545
Posted By JJPlaycare
So what if they already have a child enrolled...

So what if they already have a child enrolled with you? Do you still charge a holding fee ontop of what they already pay you for their other child?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-05-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,126
Posted By JJPlaycare
I am glad I am not alone... That is exactly how...

I am glad I am not alone... That is exactly how they are best of friends and the worlds worst enemies in the blink of an eye! In fact one of the 2 year olds just told me this is that he isn't going...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-05-2011, 08:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,126
Posted By JJPlaycare
Two Kids That Just DON'T Get Along...

I NEED help and I don't know what to do. I have two little boys here that are both 2. One was 2 in April and one was 2 in March.... They have been raised here basically and since they became toddlers...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-23-2011, 07:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,894
Posted By JJPlaycare
I have had two 2 year olds in my care that have...

I have had two 2 year olds in my care that have both experimented with biting! :ouch: One was doing more often then the other however! I came on here for advice and took it with me, but what I found...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-13-2011, 10:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,628
Posted By JJPlaycare
Soliciters

How do you guys handle soliciters? I mean the ones that come to the door during daycare hours! I am getting tired of it, I tell them I am busy and they just don't get the hint, they want to come...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-20-2011, 06:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,014
Posted By JJPlaycare
Can you write this off come tax time?

Can you write this off come tax time?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-19-2011, 12:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,173
Posted By JJPlaycare
Have your in laws come watch him at your house!!!...

Have your in laws come watch him at your house!!! : )
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-19-2011, 11:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,772
Posted By JJPlaycare
When they are that little I set up pack n plays...

When they are that little I set up pack n plays right were I am.... I have my own 4 month old and he sleeps right through the noise! The kids know not to touch the baby stuff, which includes his pack...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-19-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,014
Posted By JJPlaycare
Well the cleaning lady was a success! She got...

Well the cleaning lady was a success! She got here and went to town! I took my kids to T ball and then returned to tuck them in! She finished up that part of the house and I was able to tuck them in...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-18-2011, 01:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,014
Posted By JJPlaycare
Cleaning Lady

Soooo I hired a cleaning lady to come tonight and now I am nervous.... LOL or slightly embarassed! :o I don't know someone comming into my own home to clean! EEK! This was my mothers day gift,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-13-2011, 01:11 PM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
I am trying my hardest to make this all work for...

I am trying my hardest to make this all work for everyone. I haven't termed the child have I? Nor have I ignored the issue at hand have I? Simply comming on this forum asking for advice regarding...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-13-2011, 06:18 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
Thank you Nannyde for stating the facts and also...

Thank you Nannyde for stating the facts and also for standing up and educating me in what is going on and what could in turn happen! No he DOESN'T have an ASTHMA diagnosis! Although these 2 things...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2011, 01:20 PM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
Talked to my licensor, having a public health...

Talked to my licensor, having a public health nurse come out and train me on the machine, have a doctors note, but getting a better doctors note a more precise plan of action which also includes the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2011, 11:29 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
Wish there was a "like" button on this forum? LOL...

Wish there was a "like" button on this forum? LOL You guys are being very helpful, I guess I am blabbing on and on and trying to sort things out in my head, but doing so on this forum and trying to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2011, 10:06 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
So Nannyde would you enroll a child in your care...

So Nannyde would you enroll a child in your care with asthma or with RAD and just let the parents know that you will not neb them or do you just not enroll a child with this condition?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2011, 08:18 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
In my heart I want to help this child and the...

In my heart I want to help this child and the family.....but..... how do you explain to my other families when he has a bark like no other not to worry about it? I understand it affects him...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2011, 08:10 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
So the plan I have is give him the neb every 4...

So the plan I have is give him the neb every 4 hours or as need be.... What other plan could they give him???
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2011, 07:49 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
What does it mean to be not controlled? Do they...

What does it mean to be not controlled? Do they send him through testing to see what is setting it off or what? He just turned 2? His diagnosis and the note I have is from an ER doctor, in whom...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2011, 07:17 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
I mean more of how do you tell a family that...

I mean more of how do you tell a family that their child can't come to daycare until they can pertake in all activities when it can flare up at anytime? They don't know when it is going to hit.........
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2011, 07:15 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
Well how do you make him stay out of care until...

Well how do you make him stay out of care until he is capable to take part in all activities when he is just fine one minute and then Wha Bam he has a flare up? Like the other day when it was hot and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2011, 06:26 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
Okay so I have a doctors note stating that the...

Okay so I have a doctors note stating that the child has restrictive airway disease and that he needs the nebulizer treatment every 4 hours if needed for shortness of breath and cough. Not sure what...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-11-2011, 08:05 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
Ha I guess I am rather exclammation point crazy....

Ha I guess I am rather exclammation point crazy. I am not yelling, I didn't even realize I was doing this. Sorry.... Thanks for pointing that out though :o
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-11-2011, 07:38 AM
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Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
I am not administering ANYTHING without a...

I am not administering ANYTHING without a complete discription, diagnosis and plan from a docter, don't worry! :) I guess my question is this, what do I send him home for? He is playing, in good...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-11-2011, 07:14 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
I guess I am going to need a note from the...

I guess I am going to need a note from the physician stating that this child has asthma and then I will do the neb treatments! However I do not have a noe stating that this child has asthma so am I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-11-2011, 06:17 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 19,215
Posted By JJPlaycare
Nebulizer?

Okay, okay where do I begin...... Well I have a 2 year old that comes full time and he seems to have been sick since, well I don't know we'll say July! No joke! Anyway he isn't always sicker than a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-10-2011, 04:04 PM
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Views: 2,011
Posted By JJPlaycare
Our green veggies give us muscles like the guys...

Our green veggies give us muscles like the guys who work on and drive John Deere Machinery! (I have some pretty obsessed little boys) hehehehe

I also used Lysol with a different label for when my...
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