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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-10-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,730
Posted By jgcp
I was a total doormat for almost 2 yrs! then I...

I was a total doormat for almost 2 yrs! then I changed my contract and It was so much easier. I changed it to this:

Payment is due Monday morning at drop off, you will need to let me know prior to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-08-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
These dcp wonder why I'm closing, they all need...

These dcp wonder why I'm closing, they all need babysitters themselves:ouch::ouch:. I have one dcm who is only bringing dcg 3 days this week, and she wants to know if she can just pay Thursday (...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-03-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,575
Posted By jgcp
Oh man this sounds familiar! My ds was 3 in sep...

Oh man this sounds familiar! My ds was 3 in sep and did well for about a week and then didn't want anything to do with it. he hated the kids following him into the bathroom and all that ( I know the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-10-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
I will never, for the life of me, understand how...

I will never, for the life of me, understand how dcp justify getting mad at us for enforcing our policies, especially when it comes to payment for care ??? do they work for free? .....UM NO! well...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-10-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 5,244
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Posted By jgcp
I will never, for the life of me, understand how...

I will never, for the life of me, understand how dcp justify getting mad at us for enforcing our policies, especially when it comes to payment for care ??? do they work for free? .....UM NO! well...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-05-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,457
Posted By jgcp
I had never heard about this until the other...

I had never heard about this until the other day!:eek: My own ds had acid reflux and I had him propped up ( not in a full sitting position but still) all the time :eek::eek: Now I just feel down...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-04-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 653
Posted By jgcp
Closing

So, we have had a lot going on this year personally. I got pregnant in april but miscarried in may. During the few weeks I was pregnant I realized there was no way I could have a new baby and watch a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-24-2015, 09:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,198
Posted By jgcp
:lol::lol::lol: I laughed at that to hard!! ...

:lol::lol::lol: I laughed at that to hard!!

I always tell the kids, and in front of their parents, that they are still in my house and we dont act like that here, even if mom or dad are here....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-21-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
Since Halloween is on Sat this year I was kind of...

Since Halloween is on Sat this year I was kind of hoping I wouldn't have to deal with costumes, but of course one dcm already asked if they would be dressing up fri, I have to laugh since dcg comes...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-19-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,322
Posted By jgcp
This is how im feeling. She treated it like a 13...

This is how im feeling. She treated it like a 13 yr old has been hitting, not a 3 yr old. Now i feel like having her here is just a liability, my ds is playing just fine with the other kids, so im...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-18-2015, 11:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,322
Posted By jgcp
Thanks! It dosnt make me feel so alone. I...

Thanks! It dosnt make me feel so alone. I definitely do not want to make excuses for him and I'm sick of constantly being on him about it so the shadowing is a really good idea
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-18-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,322
Posted By jgcp
I can't really term my own child either?? So that...

I can't really term my own child either?? So that might be my only solution since its just her he hits??
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-18-2015, 12:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,322
Posted By jgcp
I abolutly do punish him,but sometimes she is the...

I abolutly do punish him,but sometimes she is the problem? I stated that in the first post...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-16-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,322
Posted By jgcp
I should also mention we are friends and I have...

I should also mention we are friends and I have voiced how bad of a parent I feel like i am because he does this and how frustrated I am with it, so it kinda felt like she threw it back in my face???...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-16-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,322
Posted By jgcp
My Child is Becoming More Aggressive

My ds, just 3, is becoming more and more aggressive and sometimes in front of the kids parents. I let the parents know when it started what was going on and I'm aware. But one of the big issues is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-15-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,423
Posted By jgcp
Im so sorry for your loss. My dad just passed...

Im so sorry for your loss. My dad just passed last sunday, and the best advise i can give is close until services are over!! and just give credits! I thought staying busy would be best but i was so...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,270
Posted By jgcp
I would definetly tell her a two week trial...

I would definetly tell her a two week trial period for both of you and if you advertise in that time and she brings it up say you always like to have a waiting list just in case;) good luck
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By jgcp
Dcm wants to hang out

So i had a family start in Aug and they are really nice and dcb is great but dcm comes in at pick up and just hangs out and wants to talk but i still have dck and sa ones that need help with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-25-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,805
Posted By jgcp
Even if im not full i tell other kids ( nieces...

Even if im not full i tell other kids ( nieces and nephews from across the road) that i legally cannot have them over during childcare hours... Not just that but they just head on over whenever they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-23-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
I havn't had to get on here and vent in awhile...

I havn't had to get on here and vent in awhile which has been nice! BUUUT I have a family that started in Aug and oh man they are so weird!! First they ask me more then once if they can pay for two...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-23-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
:lol::lol::lol::lol: oh man i needed that laugh!!

:lol::lol::lol::lol: oh man i needed that laugh!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-12-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,700
Posted By jgcp
nothing pisses me off more than late pick ups. I...

nothing pisses me off more than late pick ups. I have a family that was doing it all the time, i came soooo close to telling them to not come back. The dad always did it on days i had to be somewhere...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-09-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,577
Posted By jgcp
That is super hard to deal with, at least she...

That is super hard to deal with, at least she goes home:ouch: Sounds like my own son. He will be 3 on sep 23 and i swear im at my wits end. the ONLY change is we have a new younger dcb (18 mon) I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-09-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 738
Posted By jgcp
Childcare Grants??

So Im in Arizona and My county has nothing for state certified childcare providers as far as grants go? Id love to be able to get play equipment for the kids i watch but obviously the price on this...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-04-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
We went on a small vacation to see my sister and...

We went on a small vacation to see my sister and her family. Her 4 yo runs the house and has screaming fits... not cool. BUT now my 2 1/2 yr old is doing to same thing ever since we got home. Hes had...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-25-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,936
Posted By jgcp
That would be hard to find that and not take it...

That would be hard to find that and not take it personal!:hug: Its so hard with the older ages. I just caught a 9 yr old dcg being sneaky/ lying. I asked her about it and gave her a little talk about...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-24-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,948
Posted By jgcp
Ohhh Man AP is my worst nightmare as a childcare...

Ohhh Man AP is my worst nightmare as a childcare provider, not because i want them to be attached to me but hello? when will these children learn independence. I still have the first child i opened...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-24-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,541
Posted By jgcp
I did talk to brother and sister this morning to...

I did talk to brother and sister this morning to find out who exactly it was and not surprising it was 9 yo dcg. I just explained that next time anything like that happens a call to mom will happen....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-23-2015, 10:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,541
Posted By jgcp
What the... Seriously?

Ok i think im at my wits end with the sister and brother duo sa kids. So between the snotty attitude, constant back talk, non stop bickering, im losing it. Now they throw in lying and hiding stuff...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,878
Posted By jgcp
I totally agree. I hate how things are today....

I totally agree. I hate how things are today. Nothing is special anymore, every kid should have what everyone else has includeing a graduation and prom at 6? so dumb. I made the mistake of telling my...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-18-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
Got a phone call this morning from one dcm ( ive...

Got a phone call this morning from one dcm ( ive known her since we were 11 yrs old and were once really good friends but have way diff lifestyles so more just we used to hang out but i know...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-16-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,326
Posted By jgcp
I use Vinegar, i know it sounds weird but it does...

I use Vinegar, i know it sounds weird but it does the trick. just put half vinegar in a spray bottle and half water. soak area as much as possible first then spray with v&w and put paper towels over...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-16-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
I advertised openings and all i got were two more...

I advertised openings and all i got were two more SA kids! I took it knowing if i didnt i would lose out. I now have a 6,7,8, and 9 yr old plus the 3 yr old ive had for 2 yrs and my 2yr old. 7&9 yr...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-12-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,700
Posted By jgcp
:(:(:mad::( Darn about three weeks ago I...

:(:(:mad::( Darn about three weeks ago I miscarried. Nothing we could do about it. It sucks, Im doing good though, just bummed. And On top of it all the only kids I could get to fill some empty...
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 05-18-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,585
Posted By jgcp
Thanks Blackcat i feel the same way!! I cant...

Thanks Blackcat i feel the same way!! I cant stand bullies and as providers we dont get much backup from anyone so having as much info as possible will be greatly appritiated!:o
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 05-18-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,585
Posted By jgcp
So I called this morning and the supervisor said...

So I called this morning and the supervisor said " please accept my apology on her behalf" ( um no i will not because she needs to do it) and she just kept making excuses for her... i told her...
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 05-16-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,585
Posted By jgcp
Im wondering the same thing about the corrective...

Im wondering the same thing about the corrective action (shes going to have me submit my sign in/ out sheets for the next three months??) oh and she text me all this after she left HEllO have some...
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 05-15-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,585
Posted By jgcp
Food Program

Im with a food program here and Im having alot of issues with the area coordinator. Shes is super rude and started getting really snippy today with me because she showed up on a day when I dont have...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-13-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,182
Posted By jgcp
I also have a family that obviously didnt read a...

I also have a family that obviously didnt read a dang thing i gave them ( contract or p&p) Its super frustrating!! Dcm is finishing up her masters in psycology but cant read a dang...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-08-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
Well Yesterday it was nearing 530 and no one in...

Well Yesterday it was nearing 530 and no one in sight so i called dcd and told him i needed to leave my house no later than 535? Was he close? ( they pick up anywhere from 4- 530 or when they feel...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-06-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,940
Posted By jgcp
Tacky or Just Me?

First off i think the world of teachers and all they do!! I think they should be paid much more then they are and I had some teachers of my own i know ill never forget and a THANK YOU goes a long...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-06-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,833
Posted By jgcp
Ive had to recently explain to some of my dcp...

Ive had to recently explain to some of my dcp that I do, in fact, have a life other than sitting in my home waiting for them to pick up on time:ouch: Its pretty sad that they would think im just...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-28-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
This is what i have sitting in my text waiting to...

This is what i have sitting in my text waiting to see if i get less pissed in the next 5 min before i hit send :mad::mad::mad::mad:

"Im wondering why there is such a lack of respect for me and my...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-28-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
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Posted By jgcp
Seriously....SERIOUSLY??? Same dcd that just had...

Seriously....SERIOUSLY??? Same dcd that just had to pay late payment fees is now going to have late pickup fees. I think these parents are just a**holes!! I Havnt even gotten the courtesy of a text...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,678
Posted By jgcp
Toys from home? I keep them. Seriously I do. I...

Toys from home? I keep them. Seriously I do. I will NOT return them either. Parents know AND agree to this upon enrollment. If they test me, they will find out pretty quickly that I do not make...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-27-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
ok so thursday billing was in the folders and i...

ok so thursday billing was in the folders and i had the late payment charges on there, the dcd stood there looking at it for 3 min!! not kidding!! didnt say anything when he left. This morning he...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-23-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,700
Posted By jgcp
YAY FINALLY! Butttt?

So YAY after trying for a year and half to get pregnant Im happy to announce it has finally happened!!!happyfacehappyface

I was up all night though thinking about all the different things that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-23-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
LOL Its almost like they are all testing me now?!...

LOL Its almost like they are all testing me now?! had another dcm today let me know dcg would not be here, she also says because it was such short notice that if i needed to keep todays payment she...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-21-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 38,171
Posted By jgcp
So i read half the thread last night and woke up...

So i read half the thread last night and woke up and couldnt go back to sleep haha but i had to finish it. My little boy has done/ said really weird things to me ever since we started moving my...
Forum: Forms - Uploads 04-21-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,816
Posted By jgcp
I just got them back signed and dcp are already...

I just got them back signed and dcp are already calmly like " oh i forgot the check, ill bring it this afternoon sorry" with a shoulder shrug and DIDNT bring it at pick up. New contract that this...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-20-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
WHAT IS WRONG WITH PEOPLE?! I gave my new...

WHAT IS WRONG WITH PEOPLE?! I gave my new contracts out and the one family I didn't expect issues from is the only one I've had them with? I'm open 7-530 I have a line for parents to write what time...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-15-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
I have a part time dcg that is only here tue and...

I have a part time dcg that is only here tue and thur and goes to another provider other 3 days. dcm texted me today asking if kids here were sick, that dcg is throwing up ( and her son too, that is...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-14-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,492
Posted By jgcp
I think about doing this all the time but my main...

I think about doing this all the time but my main concern are the ones that dont know how to sit still... they would never eat/ participate. So ive held off but i love the idea!!
Forum: Forms - Uploads 04-14-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,816
Posted By jgcp
New Contract Done

I got my new contract done and to the parents:):)!! It feels really good to have all my bases covered. I hate that i have to learn as i go but im getting there. Having everything in there will help...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-09-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 213,115
Posted By jgcp
my sons name is Axel. and yes the kids have a...

my sons name is Axel. and yes the kids have a hard time with his name. the best is the looks ive gotten in stores/ out and about because of what it sounds like im calling him bahahaha.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-08-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
Blahhhh got a letter from irs that our return is...

Blahhhh got a letter from irs that our return is under review:(:( Now we just wait.. and wait... and wait. Good thing i was super organized this year just in case they need anything but:confused:
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-31-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
:mad:This DCM AGAIN had a snide remark at...

:mad:This DCM AGAIN had a snide remark at pickup....... :mad:OOOO it was so hard to keep my mouth shut but i did(she told me to remember to put new sign in sheets in folders, Im sorry i didnt know i...
Forum: Forms - Uploads 03-31-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,017
Posted By jgcp
likethis Yes thank you I like this!! do you use a...

likethis Yes thank you I like this!! do you use a company for statements or do you print your own?
Forum: Forms - Uploads 03-31-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,017
Posted By jgcp
billing

If you give out a bill to families every week how do i word that in my contract? Im changing a few things in my contract/updating and I would love to do this for myself and the families. something...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-31-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,714
Posted By jgcp
:lol::lol::lol::lol::ouch:likethis

:lol::lol::lol::lol::ouch:likethis
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-31-2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
Typed up a little letter for parents letting them...

Typed up a little letter for parents letting them know I would be updating and makeing some changes to the contract.I give it to the dcm that I have the most issues with and shes says" oh I hope I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-25-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,593
Posted By jgcp
happyfacehappyface:D:D Thats awesome!! I am...

happyfacehappyface:D:D Thats awesome!! I am getting there and this forum helps me soooo much!! weather its one of my posts or just reading others, In fact i just sent out a letter informing parents...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-17-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,129
Posted By jgcp
Thanks everyone! :hug: I definetly would not hold...

Thanks everyone! :hug: I definetly would not hold the spot open for free!! I was thinking if she does want to pay to hold that spot I could just do a quick amendment to the contract for what she will...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-16-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,129
Posted By jgcp
Holding a Spot

I have a dkp that is a teacher,( i have mentioned her dd 4yr old, and going into kinder) SOOO this morning she comes in and says " I dont know if we're going to enroll her, so can you just hold her...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-13-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,356
Posted By jgcp
I have been asked so many times by one dcp that...

I have been asked so many times by one dcp that her dd only sleep for 1 hour. Nope not gonna wake her if shes snoozing she obviously needs it and when dcm dosnt put her to bed till 1130 ( shes one of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-13-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,094
Posted By jgcp
likethis I like the idea of sitting with each one...

likethis I like the idea of sitting with each one everyday to just to give them some one on one love! Great idea. My kids play great without me getting in the middle of it haha in fact they get a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-06-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,357
Posted By jgcp
happyface I really needed to hear this!!! I...

happyface
I really needed to hear this!!! I always feel like Im not giving these kids enough...but I DO!! I have a parent (teacher) whos dd just turned 4 in nov and had her tested for kinder...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-04-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,700
Posted By jgcp
I have been telling dh we need to let gma or...

I have been telling dh we need to let gma or someone watch him more because he freaks out when we take him to nursery at church!!! Must mean he needs more time away from mom and dad haha.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-03-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,700
Posted By jgcp
Thanks everyone!!!!! It really sucks some days!!...

Thanks everyone!!!!! It really sucks some days!! I really dont want to go work for someone else again. My dh is really good about giving me time after dck go home to get ouy of the house or time...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-02-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,700
Posted By jgcp
My OWN child is the issue!! I HAVE THAT KID

I decided to do childcare so I could stay home with my children. My child has turned into the worst kid here, I feel like I am ALWAYS on him, redirecting, putting in timeout, trying to get him to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-24-2015, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2,023
Views: 284,540
Posted By jgcp
YAYYY!! my non talker started talking!! dcm went...

YAYYY!! my non talker started talking!! dcm went out of town for a week and BAM dcg starts finally talking at 2 yrs old! happyfacehappyface It was so fun to hear her talking!! Ive had her since June...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-24-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,723
Posted By jgcp
Im thinking of adding to my sick policy because...

Im thinking of adding to my sick policy because if Im sick and close I give a credit : If you bring your child sick and me or my family get sick and have to close, you will still be charged and NO...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-19-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
I cant wait for spring break!!!Dcg 4yo has become...

I cant wait for spring break!!!Dcg 4yo has become such a trouble maker and COMPLETELY ignores me , that im ready for a break thats longer than a weekend. Her mom is a teacher so shes off when mom is....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-18-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
Thats awesome!!! Lolol!! Way to go!

Thats awesome!!! Lolol!! Way to go!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-05-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
I have 2 dck that are potty training buuut one is...

I have 2 dck that are potty training buuut one is completely non verbal and I told both parents! They say she talks non stop at home??? She goes to another provider and we talk back and forth and its...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-24-2015, 06:08 AM
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Posted By jgcp
Only a four day week but it was loonng glad its...

Only a four day week but it was loonng glad its over. Dcg that runs her home was out all week in disneyland for her 3rd birthday so this week was fun.showed up everyday with a princess dress on? (...
Forum: Natural, Holistic and RAW Lifestyle 01-22-2015, 09:04 AM
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Views: 11,358
Posted By jgcp
I use doTerra Essential oils for my family and...

I use doTerra Essential oils for my family and daycare!! All the parents are on board or have them in their home too! I make roller bottles for the families who dont of the On Guard too so kids dont...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-16-2015, 05:57 AM
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Posted By jgcp
Sure dcm your barely 4 yr old is soooo ready for...

Sure dcm your barely 4 yr old is soooo ready for kindergarten.... who am I kidding BYEEEEEE!:)i wont complain if it actually happens...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-02-2015, 10:16 AM
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Posted By jgcp
Its been a nice quiet couple of weeks with dck...

Its been a nice quiet couple of weeks with dck here and there ( not complaining cause the break was nice even without pay) Then dcm come in this morning with dcg no snow shoes just slip on flats,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-25-2014, 06:39 PM
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Posted By jgcp
USDA/ food programs

OK USDA I know you like to keep your money but it would be nice to release what you owe us so we can plan!!! We have to turn in menus on time ! Being paid on time would also be nice. OK rant over
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-13-2014, 01:05 PM
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Posted By jgcp
Grrr early release

I really really hate Thursdays. The before/after school kids get here at 1:45, its early release EVERY SINGLE THURSDAY!! smack dab in the middle of nap:ouch:!!! I have tried to relocate the dcks to a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-05-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,053
Posted By jgcp
:dislike: Unregistered , this is not how you...

:dislike:

Unregistered , this is not how you "teach" someone to do a job, by belittling something that was supposed to be laughed about ( she said she was making fun of herself for the way she was...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-05-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,150
Posted By jgcp
happyface Well thank you for saying it because i...

happyface Well thank you for saying it because i agree! I was spanked and sometimes with a belt! I was a pretty happy kid otherwise and Im not "damaged" In fact, I was always told by my teachers, my...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-05-2014, 08:33 AM
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Posted By jgcp
I notice it too. I often think its just me and I...

I notice it too. I often think its just me and I need to change. But even when i try that it dosnt work, and you know why? Because when they go home with their parents everything we have taught them...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-04-2014, 07:51 AM
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Posted By jgcp
I don't know wh that double posted sorry!!???

I don't know wh that double posted sorry!!???
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-04-2014, 07:42 AM
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Posted By jgcp
I might have to term via text/call?? My DCM that...

I might have to term via text/call?? My DCM that was a no show/no call yesterday and last week had to tell her I was no longer accepting dck with no or partial payment, is texting me to ask if dck...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-04-2014, 07:41 AM
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Posted By jgcp
I might have to term via text/call?? My DCM that...

I might have to term via text/call?? My DCM that was a no show/no call yesterday and last week had to tell her I was no longer accepting dck with no or partial payment, is texting me to ask if deck...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-03-2014, 01:10 PM
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Views: 1,161
Posted By jgcp
Thanks for sharing! I enjoyed it

Thanks for sharing! I enjoyed it
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-03-2014, 12:56 PM
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Views: 3,280
Posted By jgcp
Yay! Its an awesome feeling! I told one DCM last...

Yay! Its an awesome feeling! I told one DCM last week NO that I can no longer accept late or partial payments. She was a no show no call this morning. I'm terming, they are to unpredictable. I have...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-30-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,941
Posted By jgcp
I'm so over this day!! I hate thursdays almost as...

I'm so over this day!! I hate thursdays almost as much as Mondays!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-28-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,110
Posted By jgcp
Thanks for all the advise. Yes it was my fault...

Thanks for all the advise. Yes it was my fault for letting it happen I was kicking myself believe me!:( But i finally got a backbone and handed out the contract and policy updates today also put a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-21-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,110
Posted By jgcp
Late Payments

So the last 3 weeks or so ive had dcp that dont bring their payment Mon morn and because Im to nice and do understand that it happens, Im now being taken advantage of and let it go to long and dont...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-20-2014, 09:45 AM
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Posted By jgcp
Mon after fall break UGGGGG!!! ( dcm is teacher...

Mon after fall break UGGGGG!!! ( dcm is teacher so i have dcg full time) it all started when she walked in the door this morning, She is refusing to eat breakfast and sit and pouts at table. shes...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-17-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
I totally agree! Its so scary that our government...

I totally agree! Its so scary that our government is ENCOURAGING travel WHATTT!! How will not traveling make it worse?? Unfortunately we have fb and twitter and more access to REAL information so we...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-13-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,507
Posted By jgcp
So so so happy I'm not the only one!!! And my ds...

So so so happy I'm not the only one!!! And my ds is a daddys boy! Everytime my dh walks through the house and doesn't take D's with him he throws a 15 min fit! Gonna use some of these suggestions!...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-08-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 213,115
Posted By jgcp
So dck family always ALWAYS bring him with two or...

So dck family always ALWAYS bring him with two or three cups of juice... only juice. Never water or milk. Well today DCM walks in with a cup and bottle of pedilite, so I ask if he's not feeling good?...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-08-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,745
Posted By jgcp
OHH i like this one. I have a 2 yrold that brings...

OHH i like this one. I have a 2 yrold that brings stupid little dolls everyday. I hate them shes even got the other 3 yrold dcg hooked on them. ive started only letting them play with them here and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-06-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 5,244
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
So NOT ONE DCP PAID THIS MORNING WTH???? Its been...

So NOT ONE DCP PAID THIS MORNING WTH???? Its been Monday mornings since all of them have started. All i heard this morning was "Oh sorry i forgot, can i bring it in the morning" REALLY?? how about at...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-03-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,252
Posted By jgcp
How Have You Handled This Situation??

I have a dcg who is extremly hard to deal with every. single. day!! but so is her mother. The dcg lies, breaks things, and overall does not listen and tries to get the other kids to follow along(she...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-18-2014, 08:43 AM
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Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 544,813
Posted By jgcp
They do have certain time to be at the road and...

They do have certain time to be at the road and obviously i know that and this is if she needs to go somewhere else like a dr appt and she wants to drop the kids off early which is fine but she waits...
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