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Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum Today, 10:14 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Find another provider and leave he alone. I'm...

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

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

I had to fire my assistant for calling off yet again. She had nerve to question me and get attitude which made me not feel guilty one bit.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-17-2018, 03:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By amberrose3dg
I think you should do what you feel is right and...

I think you should do what you feel is right and comfortable for you. If you do not want to keep her then don't. I know my limits and sometimes you have to say I can't do this.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-16-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By amberrose3dg
I have only been open 3 years and i plan to close...

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

That is exactly correct.Today parents know they pay me for my holidays. Do we pay for memorial day? Like really :rolleyes:Only if you want daycare Tuesday. :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-15-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 254
Posted By amberrose3dg
Ugh I have girls that scream high pitched like...

Ugh I have girls that scream high pitched like that. I also have a kid who sneezes in my face every chance he gets. I am dead serious when I tell you whenever I have to bend down to his level he...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-15-2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis There you go. Glad that worked out. I...

likethis
There you go. Glad that worked out. I am sure you are already working 10+ hours and do not need to add on to that added stress.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-15-2018, 07:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 185
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis I agree with this as well. Being...

likethis
I agree with this as well. Being friends could also cause major problems and even ruin your friendship. You say that now you are fine keeping this baby extra hours but that may change soon....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-14-2018, 04:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 18,118
Posted By amberrose3dg
If I was your step-sister I would politely tell...

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

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

I'd be ready to give her the boot.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-10-2018, 03:41 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Posted By amberrose3dg
I am with blackcat on this one! I would of turned...

I am with blackcat on this one! I would of turned away. They clearly aren't in some life or death hurry if they are EARLY for your drop off time.I would of straight told them no. Sorry some parents...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-09-2018, 03:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 293
Posted By amberrose3dg
YES! when parents try and send sick kids it is...

YES! when parents try and send sick kids it is frustrating. Stay firm on it. They need to be the ones who take care of their sick children. If i send a child home with a fever especially if they had...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2018, 04:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 248
Posted By amberrose3dg
That is reasonable. What is not reasonable is...

That is reasonable. What is not reasonable is expecting you to wait that long without income on a spot.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2018, 04:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By amberrose3dg
Trust me, use that backbone. Families will ALWAYS...

Trust me, use that backbone. Families will ALWAYS do what is best for them. Make sure you do what is best for you!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 488
Posted By amberrose3dg
I'd start interviewing and being prepared for...

I'd start interviewing and being prepared for them to leave. The kid isn't pulling it out of the air.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4,481
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Right! I spent hours at the airport and was...

Right! I spent hours at the airport and was exhausted. I enjoyed my day off resting and unpacking. I'm sad to admit I don't feel guilty.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-07-2018, 05:43 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Posted By amberrose3dg
My flight home was delayed. I just got home and I...

My flight home was delayed. I just got home and I have some pissed off parents.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-02-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 313
Posted By amberrose3dg
Something is NOT right here. How does a 3 month...

Something is NOT right here. How does a 3 month old breastfed baby sleep all night until 730 and then she doesn't even nurse her when she gets up in the morning. She also sleeps 12 or 13 hours...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-02-2018, 06:15 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Posted By amberrose3dg
No because it will be your fault if they burn...

No because it will be your fault if they burn after all.:rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-02-2018, 04:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 326
Posted By amberrose3dg
I think infants can be a lot more work than other...

I think infants can be a lot more work than other ages. Schedules, nap times, etc are hard to do on a younger infant. If parents aren't on board with limiting behaviors that cause sleep issues it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-01-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By amberrose3dg
If you have a late fee in your contract respond...

If you have a late fee in your contract respond with making sure they add that in. I would also make sure this family pays in advance towards the end so they don't leave owing you money.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-30-2018, 09:53 AM
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Views: 428,100
Posted By amberrose3dg
I like bc post as usual. likethis

I like bc post as usual. likethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-30-2018, 06:40 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
See that I would of charged them for. They told...

See that I would of charged them for. They told you a few minutes before closing. I am finally at the point that no one no matter what is taking advantage of me. I do not care why you are late if it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 397
Posted By amberrose3dg
He probably is. All of my daycare kids that go to...

He probably is. All of my daycare kids that go to school are afraid of him. He lives next door. :(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 397
Posted By amberrose3dg
I feel scared for how the majority of kids are...

I feel scared for how the majority of kids are being raised now. I honestly do. I see so much disrespect from kids ages 8 to 16 right now. My neighbors kid just in the last 3 months has:
1. pulled a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 397
Posted By amberrose3dg
It sure does. I had a parent try and send her...

It sure does. I had a parent try and send her crazy 3 year old here with a rock. A good, size put someone's eye out rock. She actually handed to him in front of me. I handed it right back to her. God...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 397
Posted By amberrose3dg
Sounds like this should not be happening almost...

Sounds like this should not be happening almost daily. I would what others have suggested, new diaper size, bigger clothes and maybe a new car seat even? I would refuse to have to clean a baby up...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2018, 09:38 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Good for you!

Good for you!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-26-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 552
Posted By amberrose3dg
Nope! give her notice. Sorry but she can find...

Nope! give her notice. Sorry but she can find someone else. If she has floater days let her figure it out. Sounds like she is kind of using you.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-26-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 451
Posted By amberrose3dg
Yes it is ok. My daycare space is separate from...

Yes it is ok. My daycare space is separate from my living area. The kids have to pass my living area on the way in and out. They have seriously tried any chance they get to run and jump on my couches...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-24-2018, 04:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 334
Posted By amberrose3dg
I bought a bunch of plain white mugs. We are...

I bought a bunch of plain white mugs. We are going to paint butterflies onto the mugs using the kids thumbprints.
The babies I am probably just going to do handprints.
The older kids I bought...
Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 04-23-2018, 04:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 219
Posted By amberrose3dg
I second this! If he is your only kid on Friday...

I second this! If he is your only kid on Friday make them pick up early. I get annoyed when parents are off and leave their kids here until 5pm when I close. Most of the time I can be off around...
Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 04-20-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 219
Posted By amberrose3dg
It is frustrating but i don't think there is much...

It is frustrating but i don't think there is much you can do about it.How much time are they leaving the child there?
I had a daycare parent who lived around the corner. She was pretty much off on...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-20-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis And not to mention yes they are much...

likethis
And not to mention yes they are much worse when you do this. That is most likely why he was whining in the first place.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-20-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 560
Posted By amberrose3dg
Yes all the cleaning too. I have considered...

Yes all the cleaning too. I have considered hiring someone to come in once a month and do a deep clean as I do not have the energy. In addition to the long ass hours the daycare, i'm pursuing my...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-20-2018, 04:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 560
Posted By amberrose3dg
Right now I have no specific annoyance other than...

Right now I have no specific annoyance other than the usual excuses like shes teething that's why shes being a nightmare,or them trying to bring the kid to daycare and forgetting their diapers or...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-20-2018, 03:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 836
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis I love that response!

likethis
I love that response!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-19-2018, 03:46 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Most likely there rates will increase or they...

Most likely there rates will increase or they will close. Super cheap care isn't reliable and only lasts a short while. If your families won't pay a 5 dollar increase then should probably go...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-18-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Don't do it! They won't all jump ship.Shoot none...

Don't do it! They won't all jump ship.Shoot none probably will. My rates are closer to center rates. Centers aren't real high in this area. The issue is there aren't many and most aren't very good....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-18-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 632
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis Yup. It bugs me when people change...

likethis
Yup. It bugs me when people change their schedule last minute and just expect you to be available. I had a mom late the other day and just assumed it was ok because traffic. :rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-18-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 415
Posted By amberrose3dg
Not at all. If you really want to go back once...

Not at all. If you really want to go back once shes back on her feet you can. If not I am sure she will understand. That is a long time to be without child care.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-18-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,003
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis

likethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-18-2018, 03:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 632
Posted By amberrose3dg
Keep your plans! 1. she already gave you a...

Keep your plans!
1. she already gave you a schedule. She probably decided she had something she had to do and probably isn't even working.
2. this will hopefully teach her to plan ahead and not try...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-17-2018, 07:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,937
Posted By amberrose3dg
It probably will not go well just a heads up. I...

It probably will not go well just a heads up. I have had a family that was long term and got too comfortable. There was some abuse on how they spoke to me and I ended things immediately. Just be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-17-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,003
Posted By amberrose3dg
Isn't that the truth. I cannot wait for summer so...

Isn't that the truth. I cannot wait for summer so I do not have to see several of my pain in the butt parents. :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-17-2018, 04:03 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,099
Posted By amberrose3dg
After what I been through with my assistants I...

After what I been through with my assistants I can tell you start looking for someone asap. I would not let them get to the 90 day point. That is a lot of calling off.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-17-2018, 03:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,003
Posted By amberrose3dg
If they did tell you they were leaving don't...

If they did tell you they were leaving don't worry about it. I would fill the spot and simply tell them sorry. It is hard enough to do this job without people not knowing how to adult.:rolleyes: If...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-13-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 634
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis The provider may of been willing to...

likethis
The provider may of been willing to work something out. It sounds like the poster didn't like being told "no" and canceled the check. Most likely didn't even give his provider a chance. I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-13-2018, 09:07 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
And then we it ends badly because they get bent...

And then we it ends badly because they get bent out of shape because you enforce their rules its your fault. :rolleyes:
I cannot say how many times things got off track because parents didn't want...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-12-2018, 03:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 634
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis Even with a trial period the provider...

likethis
Even with a trial period the provider is still entitled to be paid for the time she had your child. Honestly the entire week in my opinion. Hopefully she keeps your deposit then. That is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Not to mention if he cannot afford insurance the...

Not to mention if he cannot afford insurance the child probably qualifies for federal insurance.probably just lazy.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2018, 09:49 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
That is craziness. If its been over a week he is...

That is craziness. If its been over a week he is probably really sick and needs some type of medical attention.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2018, 09:35 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Same here! Then we are the bad guys! I had a...

Same here! Then we are the bad guys!
I had a parent forget to pick up yesterday!!!
So the story is single dad has his parents helping him raise his daughter while he is in school and working.
He...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2018, 03:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 430
Posted By amberrose3dg
I do not give any time off not paid. I could not...

I do not give any time off not paid. I could not operate like that. I would not offer your families time off that is not paid. I also take 2 paid weeks of vacation. 5 sick/ 5 personal days and 3 paid...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-10-2018, 03:45 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Yeah cause we all do this to be nice right. I...

Yeah cause we all do this to be nice right. I hate when they talk about how much money it is or paying for vacation time. :ouch: You are welcome to go somewhere else.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2018, 03:32 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
I'm back from my 10 days off . :(

I'm back from my 10 days off . :(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-29-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1,910
Views: 242,949
Posted By amberrose3dg
We are leaving for a cruise on Sunday. After...

We are leaving for a cruise on Sunday. After today I have the next 10 days off, thank god!:D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-29-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Today is my last day before being off for a...

Today is my last day before being off for a wonderful 10 days and taking my kids on a cruise to the Caribbean for a week for spring break. These parents are really trying to test me. Everyone knows...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-28-2018, 03:52 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
UGH!:eek:

UGH!:eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-27-2018, 08:51 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
They always change their minds after...

They always change their minds after interviewing. I had those parents. They say they will keep them home when schools are closed too blah blah. Their kids end up being the only ones...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-27-2018, 03:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 878
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethislikethis

likethislikethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-27-2018, 03:48 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
I think I am even more irritated with families...

I think I am even more irritated with families that plan their vacations the week before mine and complain I am closed that week. You knew for months why did you not take it when I said I would be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-27-2018, 03:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 638
Posted By amberrose3dg
I am also closed for good Friday and the...

I am also closed for good Friday and the following week. We are just doing an Easter craft and I decorated the daycare walls a little. I used to do egg hunts and baskets but it gets overwhelming and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-26-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Views: 428,100
Posted By amberrose3dg
RIGHT! Same here. Do I have to remind you every...

RIGHT! Same here. Do I have to remind you every week 2 months ahead to plan for backup care?:ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-26-2018, 03:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,237
Posted By amberrose3dg
Sorry for your dad!:( People really suck don't...

Sorry for your dad!:( People really suck don't they. :mad:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 4,481
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Right! Its like sorry my life does not revolve...

Right! Its like sorry my life does not revolve around your kids. I told you in January. Just because the school shortened spring break isn't my problem. I'll see you April 9th!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By amberrose3dg
Nope we had a bunch of snow and state of...

Nope we had a bunch of snow and state of emergency and im still closing good Friday. I wouldn't but thats me. I am going on vacation so that is also a factor.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Views: 428,100
Posted By amberrose3dg
Why do parents think I am gonna cancel my trip...

Why do parents think I am gonna cancel my trip because the school took most of spring break away? No I am not canceling my cruise. I am going to a tropical island to relax. You were given notice a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 09:37 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Ugh that is annoying but i bet you dodged a...

Ugh that is annoying but i bet you dodged a bullet.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 612
Posted By amberrose3dg
I think that too. I had an infant and two year...

I think that too. I had an infant and two year old sibling that go to bed at 5! They were horrible nappers. They spent less than 2 hours with their parents a day.
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 03-23-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,014
Posted By amberrose3dg
^ This. I honestly do not know why they...

^ This.
I honestly do not know why they continue to let that happen. I do not care who's child that is they shouldn't be in group care unless someone wants to be his shadow and follow him...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 09:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 310
Posted By amberrose3dg
If you move next door you still need a new...

If you move next door you still need a new license. They have to re-inspect it as if it is a new daycare. It is not only you that gets the license but the house as well.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 673
Posted By amberrose3dg
likethis Exactly! . I always do a basic phone...

likethis
Exactly! . I always do a basic phone interview and then do a follow up longer phone interview before I waste my time on an in-person one. I had a young lady apply. During the first phone...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 641
Posted By amberrose3dg
Yes that is true. Also disturbing to know the...

Yes that is true. Also disturbing to know the shooter's family tried to get him committed in 2016. I think it is one of those tragedy's that all the signs were there and all of them were missed.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 06:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 641
Posted By amberrose3dg
And we all know Florida should of never happened...

And we all know Florida should of never happened when law enforcement knew.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 05:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 641
Posted By amberrose3dg
Sorry that parents are trying to TURN this on...

Sorry that parents are trying to TURN this on you. :hug:
If I was worried about my child's safety I would keep them home with me. The one biggest headache with this business is parents turning...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 04:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 673
Posted By amberrose3dg
That is also a huge perk for me as well. I worked...

That is also a huge perk for me as well. I worked in the technology field for 15 years. I got sick of answering to my bosses especially on things I did not agree with. Now I make my own decisions and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 04:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 822
Posted By amberrose3dg
Not that late would I respond. I have a separate...

Not that late would I respond. I have a separate phone for the business. I leave it in my office at night so I do not get disturbed with messages. I get up at 530am and will review them then. If you...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 04:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 641
Posted By amberrose3dg
I also agree with them not attending. I know its...

I also agree with them not attending. I know its a tough situation but honestly they will expect you to keep them for other reasons also. I have had parents try and leave a sick or injured kid with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-23-2018, 04:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 726
Posted By amberrose3dg
I used to do egghunts and easter baskets. It has...

I used to do egghunts and easter baskets. It has never been really appreciated. I also have 4 infants in care now as well and too young to do any of it. We are doing an easter craft and that is it. I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2018, 06:23 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
It is the same here. They have to take them to a...

It is the same here. They have to take them to a different daycare. I could imagine all the issues if they allowed it. :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2018, 05:30 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
Mine is an infant but hes been a pain the last 2...

Mine is an infant but hes been a pain the last 2 weeks or so. He is almost 9 months and is testing the boundaries of if i cry you will pick me up right?There is no school and he has high school age...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2018, 05:23 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
I cannot take kids that are not vaccinated . If...

I cannot take kids that are not vaccinated . If they have a reason for a specific one but it has to be documented(by a doctor) as why that vaccine was not given. There are special forms to fill out...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2018, 05:11 AM
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Posted By amberrose3dg
When there is only one kid here out of 12 because...

When there is only one kid here out of 12 because of a snow storm. Wish I could of slept in.:(
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2018, 04:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 673
Posted By amberrose3dg
Nope and in fact I prefer their child not be...

Nope and in fact I prefer their child not be present and goes to another daycare or is older( at 6 they no longer count in ratios). I have had issues with assistants being too involved with their...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-20-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 944
Posted By amberrose3dg
So they are all going to be home and sending him...

So they are all going to be home and sending him anyways right after a flight. :rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-20-2018, 04:44 AM
Replies: 4,481
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Views: 428,100
Posted By amberrose3dg
Bad snow storm approaching. all counties...

Bad snow storm approaching. all counties surrounding us closed. Kids get ready get on the bus then they decide to cancel school. Like really :rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-19-2018, 06:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 557
Posted By amberrose3dg
This^ I see it a lot too. I get calls almost...

This^ I see it a lot too. I get calls almost daily and a lot of them are looking for care for an infant almost immediately or within a week. I have no clue why they wait. Maybe they think finding a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-19-2018, 06:11 AM
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Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 428,100
Posted By amberrose3dg
We are looking at a big snow storm starting late...

We are looking at a big snow storm starting late tonight. The worst of it will be starting around 7am or 8am. I have basically told parents if schools close i will. It is supposed to start right...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-19-2018, 06:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 557
Posted By amberrose3dg
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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-19-2018, 03:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 557
Posted By amberrose3dg
No it was her responsibility to secure child...

No it was her responsibility to secure child care. I couldn't ever be in that type of bind to leave my 6 month old with someone I never met.
Whenever I have calls about an opening I let the parents...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-16-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 884
Posted By amberrose3dg
Yes sleeping in is so nice. We got out as a...

Yes sleeping in is so nice. We got out as a family to get dinner tonight. No cooking for me. happyface
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-16-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 884
Posted By amberrose3dg
Sounds nice! My oldest(20) is watching my two...

Sounds nice! My oldest(20) is watching my two little ones so me and hubby can have a date night tomorrow night.
I have a light day as we only have 5 of the 10 kids today and it still has been...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-16-2018, 03:41 AM
Replies: 4,481
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 428,100
Posted By amberrose3dg
This is some of the dumbest comments I have ever...

This is some of the dumbest comments I have ever heard!! I do not know how you didn't bust out laughing in their faces.:lol: Not a contagious flu? I'm sorry but WTF! I'd be like yeah she still isn't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-15-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4,481
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 428,100
Posted By amberrose3dg
Amen! I have parents that take off work to let...

Amen! I have parents that take off work to let the cable guy in or plumber and don't keep their kids at home. It's too much to do! :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-15-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 519
Posted By amberrose3dg
Yup! I have no idea. It's scary as he probably...

Yup! I have no idea. It's scary as he probably thinks that is ok.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-15-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 519
Posted By amberrose3dg
He would not win any father awards that is for...

He would not win any father awards that is for sure. I think that is just awful. :eek:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-15-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4,481
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 428,100
Posted By amberrose3dg
But don't you know they can't do anything with...

But don't you know they can't do anything with their child. :ouch:
I have parents ask me every now and then about keeping their kids later. NOPE!:D
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