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Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-20-2015, 04:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,166
Posted By sally
She came over to sign for her tax papers- because...

She came over to sign for her tax papers- because I'm giving them out now and told them I won't be tracking them down in January- and she says " your husband said you're working nights? I said yes...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-19-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,166
Posted By sally
Some people think we will always find a way to...

Some people think we will always find a way to cater to their wants and needs. I am closing, tomorrow before school will be my last day. My new job starts June 1st. I'm taking a week and a few days...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-15-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,101
Posted By sally
Today I'm thankful that this is my last day with...

Today I'm thankful that this is my last day with 1 family and 3 more days next week with my other family and I'm done! Starting my new job on June 1st!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-13-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,889
Posted By sally
When I was about 10 I used to make my sister's...

When I was about 10 I used to make my sister's postal carrier mad. I called her the femailman. She would walk off in a huff but it was funny to me then.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-30-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,846
Posted By sally
I am closing my daycare after 4 years and it will...

I am closing my daycare after 4 years and it will be awkward because I know they will still try to send the kids over "to play" when they really want free care
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-30-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,846
Posted By sally
In my neighborhood it's not a good idea. I made...

In my neighborhood it's not a good idea. I made that mistake. They see that you are home and always figure you are available to watch their kids. When they come home and could pick up but decide to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-29-2015, 04:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,062
Posted By sally
I'm closing when our school gets out in May. My...

I'm closing when our school gets out in May. My contract says 2 weeks but I gave them 4 weeks. They are not happy at all I'm closing. I am burnt out and will have conflicts with my own kids...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-08-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,251
Posted By sally
I spend about $300 to $500 per month for my...

I spend about $300 to $500 per month for my family of 4 plus 3 daycare kids and any drop ins. But we have a huge pantry and 2 refrigerators plus a large freezer. I stock up on sales and mostly cook...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,991
Posted By sally
My kidlets tried that - mine are ages 2-4 - but...

My kidlets tried that - mine are ages 2-4 - but they learn it doesn't fly here. If they try using toys inappropriately they are all put up and they only have crayons and paper to keep them busy. A...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-26-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,287
Posted By sally
Very cool site. My 8 year old loves it now.

Very cool site. My 8 year old loves it now.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-25-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 6,241
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 725,103
Posted By sally
I have a drop in 3 year old girl. She came on a...

I have a drop in 3 year old girl. She came on a day where we still had snow on the ground but very nice out. I told dcd we would be playing outside. He was ok with that - until he picked up. They...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-24-2015, 04:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,151
Posted By sally
Daycare, my daughter turned 8 back in December...

Daycare, my daughter turned 8 back in December and she's finally 4 ft tall and weighs 50 pounds. She is the tiniest kid in her grade and about the size of most 5 year Olds around here.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-18-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,059
Posted By sally
They text me their schedules and that is our main...

They text me their schedules and that is our main way to communicate so Yes I do have it saved on my phone.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-18-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,059
Posted By sally
I hate when daycare parents change their mind on schedules they already gave you

One of my families (2 daycare kids) told me 2 weeks ago that they wouldn't be here for spring break. (Most schools in our area close for a week of spring break but ours closes only for the Friday and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-26-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,098
Posted By sally
It would be extremely hard to be away from baby...

It would be extremely hard to be away from baby and not get that bonding time.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-26-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,098
Posted By sally
I Got a Call Tonight

From the grandma of one of my daycare kids. The daycare boys mother just had a baby (daycare boys half brother) last Friday and she ended up back in the hospital with pneumonia. This is the first 1...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 02-10-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,726
Posted By sally
need advice for end of year taxed

One daycare dad has 2 children. 1 is before and after school which the grandparents had paid me every week from school starting until end of year. I gave the grandparents their total with my EIN#....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-06-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 15,986
Posted By sally
My kids are up to date on all vaccines. They have...

My kids are up to date on all vaccines. They have never been sick in their lives with anything more than a cold. I only take vaccinated children in my daycare. The only child who isn't had to have a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 02-05-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 6,241
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 725,103
Posted By sally
I am so ready to close. Sometime between now and...

I am so ready to close. Sometime between now and end of summer I am done for good. Just have to get through til then. Today neighbor calls me. She has her 3 yr old granddaughter and she wants to have...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-22-2015, 06:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,976
Posted By sally
My longest family has been great at paying me in...

My longest family has been great at paying me in time lately even when things come up. My other family has been great at paying me 2 to 3 weeks in advance.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-21-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,663
Posted By sally
I'm not bashing the parents - I don't care what...

I'm not bashing the parents - I don't care what they feed their child on their time. But don't feed them junk then bring them to my house telling me they need to eat a healthy breakfast when they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-21-2015, 04:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,663
Posted By sally
Last week my 4 yr old daycare boy let it slip...

Last week my 4 yr old daycare boy let it slip that when mommy is home with him and big sis in the mornings she lets them eat chocolate candy bars. She tells him not to tell me and to eat breakfast...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-14-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,329
Posted By sally
I'm open in our area schools are open for MLK and...

I'm open in our area schools are open for MLK and President's day and such. We only close for the main holidays.
Forum: Daycare Insurance 01-13-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,294
Posted By sally
That's how I am. If I need to shovel or put out...

That's how I am. If I need to shovel or put out salt in the morning I do before my first arrival. If it's needed after I cannot leave children unattended in my home to do it during the day. Parents...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 01-10-2015, 05:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,266
Posted By sally
need help

Hi I have a few questions about 1 school age dc boy. His mother went to prison and the grandparents had custody. Then the Uncle (mother's brother) adopted him. Then he and his wife divorced. The...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 01-07-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,291
Posted By sally
I don't know if they could try to say it's...

I don't know if they could try to say it's discrimination but I would think if a child may not be safe it's in their best interest. I could never accept a child with peanut/tree nut allergies as I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-23-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,943
Posted By sally
Today it is 34 and snowing/rain mix. I think it...

Today it is 34 and snowing/rain mix. I think it will be dry on Christmas day. Hopefully the temp will stay above freezing as we have to drive 4 hours for a big family Christmas.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-23-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,883
Posted By sally
I don't do expensive. I got my daycare kids a...

I don't do expensive. I got my daycare kids a coloring book, crayons and a puzzle for Christmas. My oldest school age daycare boy doesn't like those so he got a checkers/tic tac toe set. I spent...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-22-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,499
Posted By sally
Ugh yuck!

My 4 year old daycare boy puked all over himself and my livingroom today. He acted fine all day (9 hours) then all of a sudden with no i don't feel good or anything he exploded. Called mom for pickup...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-20-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,145
Posted By sally
My older daughter went to daycare full time and...

My older daughter went to daycare full time and went to 3 yr old preschool 2 days per week from 8-11 am, then the next year 4 year old preschool 4 days per week from 8-11am. She was well prepared for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-17-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,691
Posted By sally
I always spend more on birthdays than Christmas,...

I always spend more on birthdays than Christmas, I give kids a coloring book and crayons every year and added an age appropriate puzzle for each kid this year. All my kids love to color and it's one...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-11-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,802
Posted By sally
Changing Policies This Spring But Really Need Input

Hi everyone, I will be changing some policies this spring but am trying to get it figured out for wording now and also to decide if I am going overboard on this or if it makes sense. So I charge...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 12-06-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,676
Posted By sally
If I have kids here still at 5 I watch the news....

If I have kids here still at 5 I watch the news. They have books to look at while waiting for parents, coloring books and crayons, and a few small toys. I close at 5 and anything after is my time to...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-26-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,887
Posted By sally
A+D original ointment is the best in our...

A+D original ointment is the best in our household. It has healed up my kid's rashes quickly.
Forum: Curriculum 11-25-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,754
Posted By sally
I have a 4 year old dcboy who has no interest in...

I have a 4 year old dcboy who has no interest in learning whatsoever. He will not listen to books, he won't even look at a book. He doesn't know how to color or hold a crayon even after working with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-04-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 6,241
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 725,103
Posted By sally
Yesterday I gave my dc families a reminder of my...

Yesterday I gave my dc families a reminder of my closed days and early closings for the holidays. The 1 family is new so they needed my reminders but my other family has been with me for almost 3...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 11-03-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,271
Posted By sally
I have a daycare boy who will be 4 this month and...

I have a daycare boy who will be 4 this month and he has to wear a diaper or pullups here. At home they say he is potty trained except for at night but when he comes in the early morning he changes a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-22-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,514
Posted By sally
At 1 point I had 3 kids here with pacifiers. 2...

At 1 point I had 3 kids here with pacifiers. 2 were dcbs and 1 was my dd. My dd gave hers up on her own before she was 9 months, the other 2 dcbs were 2 and would drop them and try putting each...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-17-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,323
Posted By sally
Safe Sleeper Bed Rail Off Topic

Sorry this has nothing to do with daycare but the other night we moved my 2 yr old from a toddler bed to a big girl twin bed. She fell off that first night onto her face and got a black eye...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-10-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,217
Posted By sally
Thanks I wanted to make sure what I was thinking...

Thanks I wanted to make sure what I was thinking was okay. I didn't know if it would be considered rude for my kids to do their own thing. With this being a new change because of the daycare family I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-10-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,217
Posted By sally
Also I should ask, my lower level is just for my...

Also I should ask, my lower level is just for my own kids and lots of times my kids play downstairs until supper when the weather is too cold to be outside. My kids keep their special toys downstairs...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-10-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,217
Posted By sally
How Do You

Do the after school kids with your own and what do you do with them when preparing dinner? Soon my 1 family will be switching hours and coming after school/being here longer than what we are used to....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-03-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,910
Posted By sally
I think that is what I'll do, Thank you Daycare!

I think that is what I'll do, Thank you Daycare!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-03-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,910
Posted By sally
Right now these are my only ones besides a school...

Right now these are my only ones besides a school age boy mornings and after school but with him he's only here a couple days a week if that and I get $25 a week for him. Its so hard my my small city...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-03-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,910
Posted By sally
I was also thinking of making it a 3 day minimum...

I was also thinking of making it a 3 day minimum so that I would always have some income and charge for the weeks they take off (using the 3 day minimum) but not charge for the days I close. What do...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-03-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,910
Posted By sally
DC Family Wants To Change Hours

My pain in the butt family wants to change hours. Right now they are all over the place sometimes early morning hours (5:45am) sometimes not until 10 am and all drop off hours in between. They always...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 10-03-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 6,241
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 725,103
Posted By sally
Here in Iowa it's our first cold day of the fall...

Here in Iowa it's our first cold day of the fall season. It's 45 degrees out and super windy. Kids are wearing winter coats, hats and gloves. Of course dcg whose parents are never prepared have dcg...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-21-2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,317
Posted By sally
Sometimes it's not always possible for children...

Sometimes it's not always possible for children to get shots on Friday or Saturday. In my city (which is 10,000) you have few choices for getting children flu shots or other vaccines. If under 18...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-08-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,818
Posted By sally
They are 2,3, two 7 yr olds, and an 8 yr old. The...

They are 2,3, two 7 yr olds, and an 8 yr old. The 2 year old is mine and I do watch her. The others are old enough I really don't worry about them choking on cheerios or toast and fruit. The girl...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-08-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,818
Posted By sally
Wasting

When I have my daycare kids in the mornings and I'm helping everyone get ready or welcoming kids I can't stay in the kitchen while some kids are eating breakfast. I will walk through and help little...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-22-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,155
Posted By sally
That is just crazy. I don't even like any...

That is just crazy. I don't even like any children being in sight of a running lawn mower. When my Aunt was a child she and her siblings were playing in their own yard while the next door neighbor...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-21-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,934
Posted By sally
Both of my kids gagged themselves and I think...

Both of my kids gagged themselves and I think every kid I have ever known has. I think its a phase most kids go through.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-21-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,063
Posted By sally
My daughter started school Tuesday August 19th.

My daughter started school Tuesday August 19th.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-13-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 17,023
Posted By sally
We own our home. We have a large living room, and...

We own our home. We have a large living room, and downstairs we have a huge family room and a playroom plus a good sized backyard. With having my own children we have plenty of inside and outside...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 07-23-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,834
Posted By sally
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 07-23-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,834
Posted By sally
Oh thanks. Sorry i didn't see there was a tax...

Oh thanks. Sorry i didn't see there was a tax section before.
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 07-23-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,834
Posted By sally
T/S % for daycare and personal use

My old camera junked out on me finally so i bought a new one. I take pictures of my daycare kids for holiday crafts, first day of school pictures for their parents and i also take other pictures when...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-17-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,733
Posted By sally
I have a family that is sometimes 5 day a week...

I have a family that is sometimes 5 day a week and sometimes only 3 days. At the beginning I offered them a weekly rate but they chose hourly. When summer started and they were paying for both kids...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-15-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 6,241
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 725,103
Posted By sally
Dcm messages me a little bit ago, wanting me to...

Dcm messages me a little bit ago, wanting me to watch her kids on Saturday because she forgot to line someone up. I stopped doing Saturdays over 6 months ago. We are taking our kids to a carnival in...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-13-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 12,460
Posted By sally
Dear daycare parent, your child is more than just...

Dear daycare parent, your child is more than just a little wild. Enclosed with your termination papers is a website where you can buy your own child sized straight jacket. Good luck!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-10-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,572
Posted By sally
I'm in Iowa and not long ago I had a lady contact...

I'm in Iowa and not long ago I had a lady contact me for 50+ hours of care, for 2 boys, including nights and weekends (which I don't do) and only wanted to pay $50.00 a week. I literally laughed and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-09-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 10,250
Posted By sally
Thankfully, Iowa has law that if you injure...

Thankfully, Iowa has law that if you injure someone while performing cpr they cannot sue you.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-07-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,092
Posted By sally
Only 1 kid today besides my own 2 and we're...

Only 1 kid today besides my own 2 and we're having a blast. Had a water fight this morning and plan on having snow cones this afternoon.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-03-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,781
Posted By sally
Oh yes I told her. I am very outspoken and I...

Oh yes I told her. I am very outspoken and I can't help but speak my mind. I believe she was very embarrassed. I really don't think she will cause me too many problems as the grandma thinks very...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-03-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,781
Posted By sally
I was very surprised mom was better than she had...

I was very surprised mom was better than she had ever been, took the terming well, begged me to let the kids stay today and told 4 yr old to be good, and hurried off. I told her I would keep them...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-03-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,781
Posted By sally
Terming Today

I've had a sibling set for a couple months now and their behavior isn't getting better. Kids are pretty high maintenance as well as their mom is. The 1 yr old dcb wants held all the time which...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 07-01-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 6,241
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 725,103
Posted By sally
It's Tuesday but around here it feels like a...

It's Tuesday but around here it feels like a Monday. 6 yr old dcg comes in an emotional mess crying and dad has no idea why says she woke up that way. Gave her 30 minutes to calm down, she ate...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-20-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,648
Posted By sally
I did message her about bringing it by. She did....

I did message her about bringing it by. She did. I tell all my families that I'm a normal person just like them I and my kids will get sick at times with no way of notice. I'm a wife and mother first...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-20-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,648
Posted By sally
Late Payment Fees

I have a dc family who attends Tuesday thru Friday. Dcm pays every Friday. She signed my contract that states payment are late after 5pm and I charge $10 fee per day not paid. This mom is a little...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-17-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,929
Posted By sally
I gave dcm the lowdown at pick up tonight and who...

I gave dcm the lowdown at pick up tonight and who do you think she is mad at? Her naughty dear son? Nope me! She says he was having an off day, its harder for boys to follow rules while girls have it...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-17-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,929
Posted By sally
I guess I should explain more of what he does....

I guess I should explain more of what he does. His little brother is 15 months old. He will just jump and tackle him to the floor. I separate the 2 of them because I will not put up with that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-17-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,929
Posted By sally
2 Week Probationary Period

One of my daycare kids turns 4 next week. He and I have been butting heads for the last 2 months since he has started. He doesn't talk clearly and is difficult yo understand. At times he can talk...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-17-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,178
Posted By sally
All my kids were horrible at dumping toys out and...

All my kids were horrible at dumping toys out and fighting picking them up. I reduced the number of toys out and they are bigger sizes like another said- dolls, stuffed animals, the beads on a wire...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-17-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,801
Posted By sally
I have a 6 year old dcg whom I have tried to let...

I have a 6 year old dcg whom I have tried to let color or look at books or some other quiet activity at nap time. She always made too much noise and would end up waking up or keeping them awake so...
Forum: Forms - Uploads 06-15-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,945
Posted By sally
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-13-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,488
Posted By sally
Yesterday where I live the weather never passed...

Yesterday where I live the weather never passed 73 and the wind was chilly, 1 dcm was upset that I didn't let her boys play in my small inflatable pool because they really wanted too. Im sorry its...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-13-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 11,748
Posted By sally
This forum and everyone here is a Godsend to me....

This forum and everyone here is a Godsend to me. Without the advice I get on my own problems, the advice I read from others problems and just being able to vent sometimes, I would have lost my sanity...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,031
Posted By sally
This is why after this school year I am changing...

This is why after this school year I am changing my hours and letting 1 family go. That way I can have more time with my own kids before my youngest starts school.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-11-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,838
Posted By sally
I have 1 dc baby who sleeps in a pnp in my...

I have 1 dc baby who sleeps in a pnp in my bedroom, my own dd2 sleeps in her own room and the other dc kids sleep in the livingroom.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-10-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6,241
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 725,103
Posted By sally
I had a daycare parent tell me they put swim...

I had a daycare parent tell me they put swim suits for their boys in their cubbies so if I want to take them to the pool since I live close by I can. Hmmm I watch 6 kids ages 7,6,3,3,2 and 1. I don't...
Forum: Parents and Guardians Forum 06-09-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,865
Posted By sally
I printed out a cute questionnaire with questions...

I printed out a cute questionnaire with questions about dad for the kids to answer. They had really cute answers. Then they drew a picture of their dad. Only 1 of my kiddos was too little for this so...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-08-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,281
Posted By sally
We have a 50 in flat screen on a low...

We have a 50 in flat screen on a low entertainment center but we bought the tv tethers at Walmart and our tv can not fall forward at it. It attaches to the tv and anchors to the studs in the wall.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-06-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,165
Posted By sally
We just took our sandbox out. We had too many...

We just took our sandbox out. We had too many kids trying to throw sand in other kids eyes. Also pouring sand out of the sandbox. My husband built a water table instead and the kids love it way more...
Forum: Forms - Uploads 06-04-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,945
Posted By sally
Could you pm me as well. I would love to see if I...

Could you pm me as well. I would love to see if I can improve on mine.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-03-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,247
Posted By sally
I am counting on their income right now. I also...

I am counting on their income right now. I also can't change my hours just yet. I am waiting for my husband's hours to change and with their youngest starting school the next school year they won't...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 06-03-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,247
Posted By sally
Thinking Ahead

My first family I started watching has always been my pita family for several reasons. The older child is school aged and not this school year but the next school year their youngest will starting...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 05-28-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 6,241
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 725,103
Posted By sally
Earlier this month I had emergency surgery to...

Earlier this month I had emergency surgery to have my gallbladder and appendix removed and spent a week in the hospital. My families weren't thrilled but understood that I would be off while I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-29-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 6,241
Sticky: Venting Thread
Views: 725,103
Posted By sally
Soo angry with dcb who will be turning 4 in 2...

Soo angry with dcb who will be turning 4 in 2 months. He wore brand new cowboy boots today so excited to show them off yada yada yada he then tries to stomp on my 2 small dogs feet and tails with...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,758
Posted By sally
I wish I could. We live is a small town compared...

I wish I could. We live is a small town compared to most cities. There is no Craigslist for our city. The nearest city that does Craigslist is 1 to 2 hours away. We do have For Sale Or Swap pages for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-11-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,758
Posted By sally
Well our 2 week trial ends today and the boys...

Well our 2 week trial ends today and the boys have been doing great, parents are great, been paying on time. Mom said she's happy her boys are doing great BUT she's pregnant and due in October. Would...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-08-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,304
Posted By sally
What Do You Say?

Kind of funny but I was changing diapers on my 2 littles after nap, a boy and a girl. A 3 year old boy watches me change both and says I have a weiner and so does L but she don't have no weiner. I...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-03-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,109
Posted By sally
My dd was 5 when she was riding her bike and...

My dd was 5 when she was riding her bike and thought it would be cool to let go of the handle bars with both hands. She smacked her face on the pavement (the helmet doesn't protect the mouth) and...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,333
Posted By sally
I am the same way. I could never make my home nut...

I am the same way. I could never make my home nut free so I could never accept a child with a nut allergy.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,525
Posted By sally
I definitely see your point as some parents push...

I definitely see your point as some parents push their kids way to hard and expect way too much from them. But I also would rather have parents want to help their kids excel in life and try to help...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-02-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,758
Posted By sally
UGGGG If only we could pick the kids we like and...

UGGGG If only we could pick the kids we like and let go of the siblings. The 1 year old is the sweetest, cutest little guy. BUT his 3 year old brother is a horror. He doesn't like to listen, only...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-01-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,716
Posted By sally
I am taking off several Fridays so I can take my...

I am taking off several Fridays so I can take my kids camping with my friends and their kids to make longer weekends. I'm also taking Memorial Day, the last week of June, July 4th and several days in...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 04-01-2014, 06:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,758
Posted By sally
Yay!

Starting today I have a 2 week trial for 2 little boys aged 1 and 3. So far so good. I hope this works out!!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-25-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,722
Posted By sally
I just had someone message me for their 3 year...

I just had someone message me for their 3 year old and 1 year old. Wish me luck!!
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-24-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,794
Posted By sally
That's because now days kids don't get bumps and...

That's because now days kids don't get bumps and bruises at home. They sit in front of the tv, video games or computer and they don't get hurt.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 03-21-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,722
Posted By sally
Thank you TaylorTots! I hope so too

Thank you TaylorTots! I hope so too
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