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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Today, 02:09 PM
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Posted By Josiegirl
Sometimes things have a way of working themselves...

Sometimes things have a way of working themselves out! Glad they left and you've got that peaceful feeling. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2019, 09:11 AM
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Posted By Josiegirl
My 5 yo dcg went through that phase where every...

My 5 yo dcg went through that phase where every other word was butt, 'get your butt out of here' wiggling her butt or whatever she could think of that got a rise out of people. Well, that phase...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-22-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2,003
Views: 275,685
Posted By Josiegirl
Made the most perfect snowman this morning yay!...

Made the most perfect snowman this morning yay! Just hope it's the last one of this season!:rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-21-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 431
Posted By Josiegirl
I've used food for sensory play. Call me bad....

I've used food for sensory play. Call me bad. :rolleyes: It certainly can't be any worse than throwing away disgusting amounts of food we offer, because of food program rules, that the dcks won't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-21-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 444
Posted By Josiegirl
I'm pretty sure it's each time and it has to come...

I'm pretty sure it's each time and it has to come in an original container from the parent themselves. We were also told we couldn't keep anything like children's Tylenol on hand, to administer, it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-20-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 313
Posted By Josiegirl
Hahaha insanity. I love the idea of bringing...

Hahaha insanity.
I love the idea of bringing nature inside but doesn't one benefit from nature outside while also getting fresh air, room to move, etc., etc. Absolutely ridiculous.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-20-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 279
Posted By Josiegirl
While I definitely agree with sleeping issues...

While I definitely agree with sleeping issues being the main cause, there could be other traits or issues at play too. Does he get along with the other dcks, is he afraid, does he miss mom/dad, did...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-19-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 261
Posted By Josiegirl
I used to give the dcfs a heads-up, then make...

I used to give the dcfs a heads-up, then make sure my own kids stayed in their beds most of the day, which is right off the kitchen anyways. So it wasn't like they were really isolated as I was on...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-18-2019, 04:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 309
Posted By Josiegirl
'After rethinking the situation from a business...

'After rethinking the situation from a business standpoint, I do need to require a holding fee for the spot.'
Then tell her you have an opportunity to take an infant in August and decide how much...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-18-2019, 03:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 429
Posted By Josiegirl
Meeko, lovin' it! Gus is adorable lovethis I...

Meeko, lovin' it! Gus is adorable lovethis

I have 2 dogs and they're with the dcks a lot. There's a lot of love passed around both ways but when the kids or dogs are in a 'mood' I put them in my...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-17-2019, 03:00 AM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 517,787
Posted By Josiegirl
And you know everyone will tell her how great she...

And you know everyone will tell her how great she is.:rolleyes: Whatever happened to that unique idea of actually spending time with your child to determine a great mom? :rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-15-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By Josiegirl
Society is already suffering. :( Increased...

Society is already suffering. :( Increased depression and suicide. But just think about all the posts we read on here, concerning kids who don't know how to work out problems, interact, create,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-15-2019, 01:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By Josiegirl
If he's new to a louder environment, it could...

If he's new to a louder environment, it could certainly be what's causing his startle reflexes. My 9 mo started when he was 3-4 mo and he'd cry at every little noise. Dcm said they didn't try to be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-15-2019, 01:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 291
Posted By Josiegirl
My 5 yo dcg is very imaginative, plays well by...

My 5 yo dcg is very imaginative, plays well by herself. Not with others though as she has to be boss at all times. My 5 yo dcb has no clue, all he does is drive cars back and forth on the floors....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-13-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 292
Posted By Josiegirl
So cool!!

So cool!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-11-2019, 02:42 PM
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Views: 275,685
Posted By Josiegirl
I needed to get my dog into the vet today and...

I needed to get my dog into the vet today and didn't have any clue what to do. So I sent a text to the 2 dcms I had during that time frame and asked them if they'd be able to come to my house and be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-09-2019, 02:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By Josiegirl
That's sad that everybody's laying a guilt trip...

That's sad that everybody's laying a guilt trip on you. :(:mad:
1. Your children are only so little for so long and dc already eats up so much time out of you, taking from them. BTDT
2. Everybody...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-08-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
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Posted By Josiegirl
:lol::lol::lol: I sooo needed this chuckle!!...

:lol::lol::lol:

I sooo needed this chuckle!! What was dcm's reaction? Eating crow or blaming you?:rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-08-2019, 02:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 460
Posted By Josiegirl
I would explain it from your heart. Tell them...

I would explain it from your heart. Tell them exactly what you've said here, that you love having her in your home but the summers you've been working towards, will not work for you with an infant....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-07-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
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Posted By Josiegirl
Hahaha wicked wicked wicked I love it. :D

Hahaha wicked wicked wicked I love it. :D
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-07-2019, 02:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 406
Posted By Josiegirl
Don't panic. :) One of my dds had lice a million...

Don't panic. :) One of my dds had lice a million years ago; nobody else got it and it took 6 long tedious weeks to eradicate them completely. Then twin dcgs had them a couple years ago; nobody else...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-06-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 382
Posted By Josiegirl
My 5 yos are turning out to be better nappers...

My 5 yos are turning out to be better nappers than my 2 yos!!!:rolleyes:
I used to give some of the 4 yos who just would not nap anymore, busy boxes with quiet activities in them. Dry erase boards,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-06-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 517,787
Posted By Josiegirl
Just one week. I'd be so glad to go through just...

Just one week. I'd be so glad to go through just one week without a child getting scratched, hair pulled, toy stolen. That's only five work days. Really. It's not too much to ask is it?:mad:
And now...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-06-2019, 01:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 849
Posted By Josiegirl
Can I borrow your group for a week please??:ouch:

Can I borrow your group for a week please??:ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-05-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 1,096
Views: 206,558
Posted By Josiegirl
OMG I can so relate to this!! My 5 yos are always...

OMG I can so relate to this!! My 5 yos are always getting annoyed because the younger ones idolize them and that means doing what they do, saying what they say, etc.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-05-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 367
Posted By Josiegirl
I have a dcg who scales her crib all the time. :(...

I have a dcg who scales her crib all the time. :( I've tried a mat, a cot, right now she sleeps on the couch, when she feels like sleeping. And when she doesn't, nobody gets any rest.:(:mad: She's...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-05-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 849
Posted By Josiegirl
Go play. Go play. Give him space. Go play. ...

Go play.
Go play.
Give him space.
Go play.
Stop teasing your sister, teasing isn't nice.
Go play.
Lay back down, this is rest time.
Everybody is resting, you need to lay down and rest your...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-04-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
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Posted By Josiegirl
I really love it when dcks tell me I'm older than...

I really love it when dcks tell me I'm older than their grandparents. :rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-03-2019, 02:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 475
Posted By Josiegirl
The message the movie's trying to get across is...

The message the movie's trying to get across is such an important one. So many veterans end up with the short stick, treated badly(esp. by the government and lack of resources), and suffer...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-03-2019, 02:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 476
Posted By Josiegirl
This is so true. Kids have to develop a good...

This is so true. Kids have to develop a good sense of right/wrong, respect for themselves and others, and feel they can talk with parents about everything. It's hard because they're so...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-03-2019, 02:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 476
Posted By Josiegirl
I'd never heard of it before now. But I...

I'd never heard of it before now. But I completely agree with monitoring everything your child is exposed to. While it might seem impossible to do(especially as they age and want more privacy)I think...
Forum: New Members - Welcome to the Daycare.com Forum! 03-02-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By Josiegirl
Glad you made yourself visible here and it'll...

Glad you made yourself visible here and it'll help you to know a lot of us are experiencing many of your feelings and frustrations. Care-giving is a strong burn-out profession and I wish they offered...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-02-2019, 03:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 475
Posted By Josiegirl
Pretty young lady! Would love to see the whole...

Pretty young lady! Would love to see the whole film.
You must be very proud of her.:)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-28-2019, 02:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 692
Posted By Josiegirl
Any way to post all your replies directly to the...

Any way to post all your replies directly to the author of this article?? Wish there was because you all make some very valid points and the writer needs to see them! Everything I've read here is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-28-2019, 02:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 786
Posted By Josiegirl
I completely agree with all the replies!! You can...

I completely agree with all the replies!! You can be as breast-feeding friendly as you want but that does NOT give dcm the right to stay beyond her contracted hours. If she wants or needs to do that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-27-2019, 02:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By Josiegirl
I have no solutions, sorry!!:( But I know I...

I have no solutions, sorry!!:( But I know I couldn't tolerate that as long as you have!! Screaming/screeching/crying babies can wear on a person's nerves faster than anything else, IMO. It's one...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-26-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 517,787
Posted By Josiegirl
Ugh!! Sorry the burden is on you to pay for...

Ugh!! Sorry the burden is on you to pay for fencing but in the long run it'll be safer for the kiddos too. Plus it's deductible for a business expense. Still $ucks tho. :(
My 2 dogs are the only 2...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-26-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 454
Posted By Josiegirl
Choking hazard IMO. I don't care what age, unless...

Choking hazard IMO. I don't care what age, unless it's the adults.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-26-2019, 01:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 426
Posted By Josiegirl
This! I don't allow dcks to serve themselves for...

This! I don't allow dcks to serve themselves for this very reason. Kids always seem to want more and never eat it like they say they will.
I saw this very issue crop at at our Christmas dinner with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-25-2019, 06:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By Josiegirl
If he's not miserable and screaming in pain, and...

If he's not miserable and screaming in pain, and on meds., then yes I do. Running a fever? No. Miserable? No. On meds or not? Hard to say yes or no because some drs. feel they'll go away on their own...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2019, 02:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By Josiegirl
OT for Infant Eating?

Has anyone ever had babies who they did OT with to get them to learn how to chew/eat food?
My just turned 9 mo, still doesn't eat food. The only thing he's happy with is yogurt and the occasional...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2019, 02:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By Josiegirl
So I just now attempted a system restore, it said...

So I just now attempted a system restore, it said it failed and to either do an earlier restore or advanced restore. My simple little brain started clouding over and I just went back to browsing the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-23-2019, 02:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By Josiegirl
One of my dcms was telling me about a dc about 15...

One of my dcms was telling me about a dc about 15 minutes from me, that she doesn't think is licensed. One of her nieces goes to it and dcm couldn't find it listed on the state providers web page....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-22-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 458
Posted By Josiegirl
Oh I hate that!! I had a salesman from Spectrum...

Oh I hate that!! I had a salesman from Spectrum stop at my house the other day right during nap time and I have a dcg who sleeps in the living room, near the door. I open it, he starts his spiel and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-22-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By Josiegirl
I buy so many of mine from yard sales so it's not...

I buy so many of mine from yard sales so it's not a huge monetary loss, it's the whole 'books are special' thinking I have. And I thought board books were pretty indestructible but you wouldn't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-22-2019, 03:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 258
Posted By Josiegirl
Mistreatment of Books

In all of his 21 mo toddler misadventures, tearing apart books has become one of his most recent challenges. :rolleyes: I was thinking of putting all the older kid books up but he's doing it to all...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-22-2019, 02:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By Josiegirl
State is Being Lenient

Met a dcprovider at the grocery store last night and I've been dropping away from all the meetings, classes, etc. She asked me if I was still doing dc and I said yes but told her I wasn't sure if I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By Josiegirl
My sponsor said she's able to sign in to my...

My sponsor said she's able to sign in to my account. It's got to have something to do with my refreshing Firefox because it was working fine before that. :mad:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 438
Posted By Josiegirl
If you let him go will you lose his sibling too?...

If you let him go will you lose his sibling too? That's a big age gap and I can see why it would be difficult for everyone. I think I'd say no to dcm.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 458
Posted By Josiegirl
I'd do this. I don't like being interrupted...

I'd do this. I don't like being interrupted either. It can make a person feel disrespected and unimportant. But if everything else clicked I'd try a face to face interview. I think you can tell a lot...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By Josiegirl
Thanks. I'm afraid it's probably related to my...

Thanks. I'm afraid it's probably related to my dang computer somehow. I've emailed my sponsor but she hasn't replied yet. Probably on her annual cruise somewhere tropical and warm and sunny....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-21-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By Josiegirl
Anyone Else Having Issues with KidKare Today?

I haven't had any issues with signing onto my account, ever. This morning I refreshed Firefox and it now asks for my log-in info, which I've entered countless times and it keeps telling me I either...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2019, 03:40 AM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 517,787
Posted By Josiegirl
Yes, and we're supposed to be ecstatic about a...

Yes, and we're supposed to be ecstatic about a lesser crew. "must be like a vacation" they say. :rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2019, 01:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 251
Posted By Josiegirl
Argh Gotta Love Potty Training

So I've got 2 dcks at the moment who are going through it. Dcg was having great success and now it's only once in awhile she wants to use it. But always at the most inopportune times such as when...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2019, 01:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 265
Posted By Josiegirl
There's been a full moon since the holidays...

There's been a full moon since the holidays hasn't there??:ouch:
I'm sorry for all the aggravation you've been having but the moon has been beautiful.:o
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-20-2019, 01:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 398
Posted By Josiegirl
I always admire anyone who can make that decision...

I always admire anyone who can make that decision and stick to it. :) It's almost always a tough thing to do. I'm glad life in dc is better now for you!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By Josiegirl
It's hard to know if the place he was at over the...

It's hard to know if the place he was at over the summer changed him or if simple aging into a new developmental phase created the changes.
I've had a dcb since he was 3 mo and he's now almost 21...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 797
Posted By Josiegirl
Yeh ah noooo. Please don't put up with that for a...

Yeh ah noooo. Please don't put up with that for a minute longer!!! They are using you because they can. No diapers go home unless they brought them in the first place. And if you do up their rates to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-16-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 517,787
Posted By Josiegirl
Wow. I'd be letting them go asap. But it sounds...

Wow. I'd be letting them go asap. But it sounds like you work in a center and that's not your call. :( I really believe administrators/directors of centers should choose to let dcfs go that don't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-15-2019, 02:16 AM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 517,787
Posted By Josiegirl
:hug: Some people are stupid and have no filter.

:hug:
Some people are stupid and have no filter.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-14-2019, 01:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By Josiegirl
Other than duct tape and velcro, I've got...

Other than duct tape and velcro, I've got nothing. :)

I know TO is frowned upon by the professionals now. And depending on each child, it isn't a highly effective tool. How many of us have had...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-13-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 420
Posted By Josiegirl
Is she intimidated by groups? Maybe she's being...

Is she intimidated by groups? Maybe she's being affected by lack of confidence? I wonder if she has some sort of social anxiety that could create her behavioral issues?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 592
Posted By Josiegirl
Nah, you must have allergies. :rolleyes: Why is...

Nah, you must have allergies. :rolleyes:
Why is it parents always blame teething and allergies when we all know kids are little walking incubators of germs who love nothing better than to cough and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 399
Posted By Josiegirl
I'm in the market for another vacuum too. I...

I'm in the market for another vacuum too. I almost bought a Dyson once but was put off by the rude 'don't have time for you' air from the salesman so bought a cheapie off amazon, plus a carpet...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2019, 02:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 769
Posted By Josiegirl
If they're insistent then they'd either need to...

If they're insistent then they'd either need to supply a drs. note to satisfy the food program or they'd have to supply their child's food.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-12-2019, 02:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 444
Posted By Josiegirl
Yes, I never count on anyone's decision until...

Yes, I never count on anyone's decision until they've given me a nonrefundable holding fee and their paperwork, no matter how well I think the interview went. And I'm sure, since they don't need a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 439
Posted By Josiegirl
Tunnels to crawl through Make games out of...

Tunnels to crawl through
Make games out of hopping, jumping, stomping, crawling
Play hide-a-bear, read Going on a Bear Hunt, look for a stuffed bear, make a bear cave using blankets
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 623
Posted By Josiegirl
I think there are many people out there trying to...

I think there are many people out there trying to make a buck with cute t-shirt sayings. :ouch:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-09-2019, 02:49 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,035
Posted By Josiegirl
Hmmm, I'm in Vt. and I haven't heard this yet....

Hmmm, I'm in Vt. and I haven't heard this yet. Not sure about the juice thing because I can't remember the last time I bought juice. But as for the milk having to be served at snack too? Haven't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 353
Posted By Josiegirl
The separation anxiety has been happening for the...

The separation anxiety has been happening for the past month; I took 10 days off during the holidays plus a new little guy started when I reopened so I think the adjustment of coming back and someone...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2,003
Views: 275,685
Posted By Josiegirl
Beautiful sunny day, about 50, love it! Snow is...

Beautiful sunny day, about 50, love it! Snow is melting fast, and the rest of it can't go fast enough.
And lookee here, it's Friday again! :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By Josiegirl
What was said in this whole paragraph is how I...

What was said in this whole paragraph is how I felt reading the OP. I never have taken a dcf that refused to enroll the 1st time around, or if they quit and then beg to come back. No, sorry, you had...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-08-2019, 02:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 687
Posted By Josiegirl
Haha just be careful no other kids can hear you!!...

Haha just be careful no other kids can hear you!!

I created some nap monsters being a young mom but it was only *I* who had to deal with their sleeping(or lack of) issues. I understand both sides...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By Josiegirl
I don't think you need to say much to her; just...

I don't think you need to say much to her; just tell her you don't feel your dc will be a good fit.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 614
Posted By Josiegirl
I absolutely agree with every one who replied...

I absolutely agree with every one who replied already. Well, except selling my kidney. I'd like to keep mine. :lol:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 517,787
Posted By Josiegirl
I love the thing 1 and thing 2 labels. :) Sounds...

I love the thing 1 and thing 2 labels. :) Sounds like they wreak havoc just like Dr. Seuss's things. :ouch: They can say all they want about Terrible Twos(and I have a couple of those at the moment)...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 353
Posted By Josiegirl
It's just been since the holidays that 2 yo dcg...

It's just been since the holidays that 2 yo dcg has had any problem with separating at all. And seeing mom come back to take big sis but not her makes her extremely sad. Dcm did say this a.m., that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-07-2019, 03:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 353
Posted By Josiegirl
Challenge for 2 yo Little Sis

Dcg has an older sister who goes to Kinder. They've had many 2 hr. delays(including today) which means dcm drops both dcgs off, then someone comes to pick up the 5 yo; might be dcm, might not. The...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 340
Posted By Josiegirl
I have a lock box with a key, in my fridge for my...

I have a lock box with a key, in my fridge for my dog's medication and a lock on my cupboard where I keep all my other medications.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-05-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By Josiegirl
I'm just cutting big heart shapes out of paper...

I'm just cutting big heart shapes out of paper and letting the dcks paint them. I also am cutting the inside of a paper plate out in the shape of a heart, then put the contact paper on the back with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2019, 09:42 AM
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Views: 497
Posted By Josiegirl
Dealing with peers is difficult for a lot of...

Dealing with peers is difficult for a lot of kids!! But they don't all turn into bullies or criminals!!
This reminds me of when more rights are given to the perpetrators than to the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-04-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 623
Posted By Josiegirl
Fragile like a bomb. Hmmm so many ways to take...

Fragile like a bomb. Hmmm so many ways to take that but in this day and age, wouldn't be one I'd want to wear.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2019, 02:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 664
Posted By Josiegirl
My thoughts exactly.

My thoughts exactly.
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-02-2019, 02:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 187
Posted By Josiegirl
Thanks, that's what I ended up doing. It...

Thanks, that's what I ended up doing.

It did!! Thanks so much!! And hi yourself. :)

Must be a new change I didn't see.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-02-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 521
Posted By Josiegirl
:( Here's wishing next week is much better!! ...

:(
Here's wishing next week is much better!!
You have a good heart, hope you know that. lovethis
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-02-2019, 05:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 187
Posted By Josiegirl
Food Program Statement

Aren't we supposed to receive an income statement by Jan. 31st, giving us a total amount of what we were paid by the state? Or do we print a copy off KidKare?
I've always received a hard copy in the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-01-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By Josiegirl
Oh yes yes a thousand times yes I would in a...

Oh yes yes a thousand times yes I would in a heartbeat!! Now. Asap. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-01-2019, 04:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 664
Posted By Josiegirl
Maybe I felt differently when my own kids were...

Maybe I felt differently when my own kids were little(really don't remember) but boy, by the time I'm done with dcks 7-5 5 days a week, I don't want anything to do with little kids. :rolleyes:

Am...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-01-2019, 04:08 AM
Replies: 2,003
Views: 275,685
Posted By Josiegirl
I'll second that happyfacehappyface!!

I'll second that happyfacehappyface!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-01-2019, 02:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 664
Posted By Josiegirl
I would tell her sorry but no. Unless you're...

I would tell her sorry but no. Unless you're really taking a guilt trip then offer to take her 2 kids for a couple of hours of your choosing. But ugh, SA dcks make such a difference in our days. And...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-31-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 764
Posted By Josiegirl
Yep. sorry dcm, already made alternate plans for...

Yep. sorry dcm, already made alternate plans for the day since everyone had cancelled.
And wth is wrong with having bored kids anyways?? Maybe they'll create something to do with their own brains or...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-31-2019, 02:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 387
Posted By Josiegirl
I wish some of mine would just be quiet; they...

I wish some of mine would just be quiet; they don't even have to sleep. :( I lay them down about 12:15 and the ones that do fall asleep are usually awake by 1:30. My 8 mo usually wakes at 1 and my 2...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-31-2019, 01:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 255
Posted By Josiegirl
I tell them I do not teach preschool but...

I tell them I do not teach preschool but encourage a love of learning by offering a lot of developmentally appropriate learning activities throughout our day. We concentrate on social and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-29-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 2,003
Views: 275,685
Posted By Josiegirl
All 5 dcks are sleeping!!happyface

All 5 dcks are sleeping!!happyface
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-28-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 771
Posted By Josiegirl
THIS. Doesn't she care that her estranged dh is...

THIS.
Doesn't she care that her estranged dh is driving under the influence with their kids in jeopardy?? Or will she only care when an accident happens and THEN she'll find someone else to blame....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-28-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 517,787
Posted By Josiegirl
And I'm always amazed at how many don't wear...

And I'm always amazed at how many don't wear appropriate snow footwear. :rolleyes:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-28-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 5,030
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 517,787
Posted By Josiegirl
I need to do this!!! Nobody has complained and I...

I need to do this!!! Nobody has complained and I have a couple(definitely have some awesome dcps!) that do grab a shovel and do the sidewalk to the road. Another said not to worry about it because...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-26-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 771
Posted By Josiegirl
In that case, then definitely yes, implement the...

In that case, then definitely yes, implement the rule right away. Are these classes or spur of the moment type activities that he simply feels like taking dd to? I also think, if it were me, I'd...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-26-2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 771
Posted By Josiegirl
I would confront dcd and tell him you're mandated...

I would confront dcd and tell him you're mandated by licensing to call the proper authorities. Even with him being home by the time the police show up, just maybe it'll be enough to smarten the guy...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-25-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,695
Posted By Josiegirl
Good Grief, how do you stand it?? Even for 1 day...

Good Grief, how do you stand it?? Even for 1 day a week?? TGIF is all I can think.
Enjoy your weekend!!!!
Have to admit though, you had me chuckling at the music scores for using the toilet images....
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