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Forum: Book Club - Reviews / Suggestions 06-12-2017, 06:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,268
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Oh gosh- no offense taken! I would imagine that...

Oh gosh- no offense taken! I would imagine that people of different faiths (or non-faiths) would have different reactions to the story. The first part of the book was a bit slow for me, but when it...
Forum: Book Club - Reviews / Suggestions 05-17-2017, 08:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,268
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Yes it is a true story, and pretty recent too! I...

Yes it is a true story, and pretty recent too! I think Josiah may be around 11 or 12 years old now. He has such an amazing story! If you are curious he has a facebook page too, but the book is truly...
Forum: Book Club - Reviews / Suggestions 05-15-2017, 03:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,268
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Josiah's Fire

Has anyone read Josiah's Fire yet? I could not put this book down and find myself thinking about it all the time! I keep going back to read bits of it again! It's the story of a boy diagnosed with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2017, 11:48 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,204
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Thank you for this! We made these today and and...

Thank you for this! We made these today and and they turned out really sweet- the kids loved baking and I had all the prep on hand. Good idea! happyface
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-12-2017, 10:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,703
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
This is such an interesting thread.... My...

This is such an interesting thread....

My husband and I talk about this a lot. We are so mystified by how everyone our age does life and why we feel like we are we the only ones who aren't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-10-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,461
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Thanks for the good info!!! I will try...

Thanks for the good info!!! I will try advertising for a 3 day a week program and see if I get any interest...? It's encouraging to hear all the different ways others are making it work!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-09-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6,246
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 809,570
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Parentsssssss

ANNOYING!!!!

I noticed one of my 2 year old dck go over to my neighbors house and stare in her window as dad stood by and watched. When I asked what age was doing he said she does it every day at...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-09-2017, 11:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,248
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Haha. Me too. Yes, yes they are that crazy. ...

Haha. Me too. Yes, yes they are that crazy.
They live in a grandiose delusion about the magical spell their child's presence casts over those of us chosen to be in their presence. Don't get me...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2017, 10:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,461
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Thanks for the advice!!! Maybe in a couple of...

Thanks for the advice!!! Maybe in a couple of years I can HOMESchool like some of you vets do, too! :) right now I don't know anybody in my world who homeschools so selfishly, part of what attracts...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-03-2017, 06:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,461
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Thanks! I wasn't logged in when I posted but have...

Thanks! I wasn't logged in when I posted but have since searched for posts pertaining to homeschool ☺


"Do you have a bachelor's degree in any subject? I teach online when my family sleeps and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-29-2017, 11:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,895
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Two years ago we bought a 9 week old puppy from a...

Two years ago we bought a 9 week old puppy from a local pet store. 4 weeks later he vomited in my kitchen and what looked like little spaghetti noodles were wiggling around in it. There are no words....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,088
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Thanks everyone! I talked to my licensor and she...

Thanks everyone! I talked to my licensor and she said there is a rule but she couldn't remember and she would get back to me. If it is allowed on the premise I may do what some of you recommended and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
He sounds a lot like my son. It's such a mystery...

He sounds a lot like my son. It's such a mystery to me. He is 3 now and very smart, but fails to meet marks in assessments (letter recognition, color recognition, etc.). I have wondered about him...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2017, 10:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,088
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Good info! I hadn't even considered how it would...

Good info! I hadn't even considered how it would change my policy!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-10-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,088
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Question Thoughts on Trampolines...?

Hi everyone...

My 7 year old is a gymnast and has been begging for a tramp for a couple of years now. I have resisted due to obvious liability risks with with the daycare. Next fall I am going to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2017, 11:08 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,737
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
How about the kids artwork for a quick fix? Let...

How about the kids artwork for a quick fix? Let them paint with watercolors or tempura paints. You can make a cheap display with twine and clothes pins, or just tape them on the wall with blue...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-05-2017, 08:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,482
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Smile Oh, bummer! Oh well- congrats on your new...

Oh, bummer! Oh well- congrats on your new stroller!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-03-2017, 06:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,482
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
I'm selling my buggy!

I just came across this thread... It sounds like you may have already bought a stroller but just in case... I am in Minnesota too and I am selling my 6 seat bye-bye buggy! It has the fat tire...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-17-2016, 07:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,216
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
You rock. :hug: Thank you!

You rock. :hug: Thank you!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-17-2016, 07:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,216
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Question Where Can I Find Communicable Disease Notices?

Hi Everyone!

I am in MN. One of my dc kiddos was diagnosed with Impetigo. When I used to teach in a center, our director would post a notification on classroom doors when an exposure affected a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-22-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 16,094
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Make America Great Again! Why? Over the...

Make America Great Again!
Why?

Over the last two years...

-I now spend more on mandatory health insurance than I do my MORTGAGE thanks to obamacare.

-The rights of the pedophile down the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-29-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,861
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
FL Relocating... Florida Provider’s Advice Please!?!?

Hello,
I am a family child care provider in MN. I have worked as a teacher in centers for years and opened a family child care (home) program about two years ago.
My husband and I are planning to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-08-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,714
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Thanks so much for all the kind advice and...

Thanks so much for all the kind advice and support! It's nice to hear that I'm not just being a helicopter! I think my experiences working with some over-protective parents as a provider have made me...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-08-2015, 12:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,714
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Exclamation Please help - Kindergarten Bullying Advice!

Hi all! I am desperately looking for some honest advice on how to handle some bullying my 5 year old daughter has experienced during her first month of Kindergarten!

First, a boy on her bus named...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,528
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Smile Thanks you guys! I will keep researching :)

Thanks you guys! I will keep researching :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-10-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,528
Posted By kidcrazednluvingit
Help Switching To School District Schedule!

Hello everyone!

This is my first time posting anything here, but I have benefited so much from advice I have read on this forum!

I know some of you base your work hours on your school...