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Forum: Daycare and Taxes Today, 07:33 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By hwichlaz
Ok, so it looks like the ECE classes would be...

Ok, so it looks like the ECE classes would be deductible if they are NOT part of a degree program....so I should just take all of those first...then in a year or two go back for the general ed?
...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes Yesterday, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 36
Posted By hwichlaz
Education vs Professional Dev.

I'm working on my AA in ECE because I'm going through QRIS and i want the 5 star rating.

I feel like the CDA is a waste of time if I can get the AA instead, because I won't have to renew my AA...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes Yesterday, 01:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 446
Posted By hwichlaz
I'm logging it in kidkare monthly. :) every...

I'm logging it in kidkare monthly. :) every single month.

I know what time I start preparing every morning, and what time I stop cleaning every night, and I multiply those by the number of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Yesterday, 01:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 320
Posted By hwichlaz
Work isn't coming before your child. Work is how...

Work isn't coming before your child. Work is how you feed your child.

I have been that poor. Job loss of a spouse during my pregnancy made me that poor. I'll NEVER look down on anyone for...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Yesterday, 11:12 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 320
Posted By hwichlaz
It was the woman found in the basement with her...

It was the woman found in the basement with her wrists slit, she worked in the facility.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Yesterday, 10:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 143
Posted By hwichlaz
I'd really work with him on sneezing into his...

I'd really work with him on sneezing into his elbow. One cold season has most of my 3 year olds completely mastering this skill. Allergies suck, and the little one needs better treatment. My kiddo...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum Yesterday, 09:46 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 320
Posted By hwichlaz
someone who will literally starve if they do...

someone who will literally starve if they do not....

my dentist left her 3 week old with me, because her father had died (the other dentist in her practice) and she didn't have back up.
Forum: Forms - Uploads 09-20-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 87
Posted By hwichlaz
California's... ...

California's...


https://cchp.ucsf.edu/sites/cchp.ucsf.edu/files/LIC9221.pdf
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-20-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 238
Posted By hwichlaz
Right now, I have a SN kiddo that would choke on...

Right now, I have a SN kiddo that would choke on manipulatives, so I have them out, but up high so they have to ask for them. Then I can take little Y to do something else for a bit. If I had all...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-20-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 238
Posted By hwichlaz
Only two centers are out all of the time. The...

Only two centers are out all of the time. The play kitchen, and the blocks. Everything else is rotated through based on my current theme and child interest. Well, I guess my reading center is out...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-20-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 220
Posted By hwichlaz
I have the round version of this one... ...

I have the round version of this one...

https://www.discountschoolsupply.com/Product/ProductDetail.aspx?product=29287&Category=

It's outside, but the bins lift out so I can bring them inside...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-20-2018, 07:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 721
Posted By hwichlaz
My inside and outside infant/toddler areas are...

My inside and outside infant/toddler areas are gated with foam floor tiles. Any time I'm not right down on the floor with everyone, my pre-walkers are kept separate.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-20-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 91,509
Posted By hwichlaz
Oh, if you're operating with a waiver, you have...

Oh, if you're operating with a waiver, you have to have every client sign a form saying they know you have a criminal background check exemption. That could raise some questions and cost you...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-20-2018, 07:05 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 91,509
Posted By hwichlaz
This is different in EVERY state. In California,...

This is different in EVERY state. In California, any conviction at all, even shoplifting, will at least slow the process down, and they don't have to give you a waiver. A foster daughter had to be...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-19-2018, 06:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 225
Posted By hwichlaz
When you have infants it just won't work. I ask...

When you have infants it just won't work. I ask parents not to pick up between 1230 and 300 because that's when the bulk of the kids are resting...but the baby sleeps at 10am and 2pm. Luckily,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-18-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
That's cute, lol. My parents never make it in to...

That's cute, lol. My parents never make it in to the cribs. And I can't remember the last time I had two in cribs at the same time anyway.

The labeled bottle thing cracks me up too. They are MY...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-18-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
No, even when they've rolled over we're still...

No, even when they've rolled over we're still supposed to put them down on their back. They just don't want us to be able to fib if they show up and a baby is on it's tummy. The record keeping...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 196
Posted By hwichlaz
Do you have a coaching or mentorship program?

Do you have a coaching or mentorship program?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 223
Posted By hwichlaz
I don't have a lot of storage, but I do make sure...

I don't have a lot of storage, but I do make sure I have about a month's worth of the canned and dry goods that we use regularly.

And, I pay an extra $50 a month on utilities when I have it, so...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 368
Posted By hwichlaz
Found a link!! ...

Found a link!! https://pages.uoregon.edu/asqstudy/asq/LearningActivities/Learning%20Activities.pdf
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 368
Posted By hwichlaz
I'm on a new computer, so I'll figure out how to...

I'm on a new computer, so I'll figure out how to post the attachments at nap time.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-17-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 721
Posted By hwichlaz
They are currently only required in Commercial...

They are currently only required in Commercial Child Care Centers, not homes.

I'm not sure what the wording of the new safe sleep regs will be, but I suspect I won't be taking anyone under 12...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-16-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 721
Posted By hwichlaz
My infant area is gated/fenced and covered in...

My infant area is gated/fenced and covered in foam floor tiles. If a little one rolled off of their mat, they'd just roll onto foam floor tiles. However, when I nap them down like that, I use a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-15-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 721
Posted By hwichlaz
A firm well-ventilated sleeping surface.....a cot...

A firm well-ventilated sleeping surface.....a cot fits that bill. Not using cribs, but floor beds, is a well known Montessori concept/practice.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-15-2018, 06:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 697
Posted By hwichlaz
The law is not there for you to punish someone...

The law is not there for you to punish someone that has angered or disappointed you. You donít get to ďmake them payĒ because you donít like how they handled this.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-15-2018, 06:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 697
Posted By hwichlaz
Breaking a contract is NOT criminal. Itís civil....

Breaking a contract is NOT criminal. Itís civil. And Civil penalties are based on financial loss. You didnít lose anything financially. So you are not due anything....and suing would be a waste of...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-14-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 4,092
Posted By hwichlaz
People used to say the same about baby...

People used to say the same about baby monitors....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-14-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 697
Posted By hwichlaz
Was he expelled for unsafe behavior? If so,...

Was he expelled for unsafe behavior?

If so, and you want to protect him from that...YOU ARE THE PROBLEM.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 368
Posted By hwichlaz
There are different categories,, like Social...

There are different categories,, like Social Emotional, Gross Motor, Fine Motor, Communication etc. If you give me the categories she needs work on, I can send you the activities to do to help her.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 629
Posted By hwichlaz
I have everyone bring 2 apples from home....

I have everyone bring 2 apples from home. Applesauce is best when itís a mixture of apples. :) Then I fill in with a bag of Gala, Fuji, or Granny Smith.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 410
Posted By hwichlaz
Spoiling frequently causes real anxiety. But...

Spoiling frequently causes real anxiety. But if they arenít willing to rip it off like a bandaid....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 368
Posted By hwichlaz
I have the ASQ3 activity book if you can tell me...

I have the ASQ3 activity book if you can tell me specifically what to look up for you.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 110
Posted By hwichlaz
We have a dial a ride as part Of our public...

We have a dial a ride as part Of our public bussing. They are mini buses, and cheap. Like $5 per person. Kids are less.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 368
Posted By hwichlaz
The mom needs to take ASQ to dr and insist on an...

The mom needs to take ASQ to dr and insist on an EI referal
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-13-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By hwichlaz
I donít discount parents when their kids hit the...

I donít discount parents when their kids hit the new age bracket either. I currently charge $36 per day for infants. But by the time those infants are preschoolers, my preschool rate will have been...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-12-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 252
Posted By hwichlaz
I think in person and email. In person,...

I think in person and email.

In person, because by law I have to hand you your final check when I fire you...and you should be able to retrieve your personal items. But Iím going to put my...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-12-2018, 07:44 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
Proposed changes that we only have until the 19th...

Proposed changes that we only have until the 19th to contest, that we were supposed to have provider feedback meetings for. The meetings were cancelled in many communities because of wild fire. They...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-12-2018, 03:18 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
They hid it... ...

They hid it...

http://www.cdss.ca.gov/Portals/9/Safe%20Sleep%20Reference%20Document%20Final.pdf?ver=2018-04-30-142717-390
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-11-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 496
Posted By hwichlaz
Literature we were given says juice is okay, but...

Literature we were given says juice is okay, but discouraged because of dental health.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 496
Posted By hwichlaz
I do B, AS, L, PS But my am snack is only...

I do B, AS, L, PS

But my am snack is only for kids that arrive after breakfast and itís two of the breakfast components.

730a-B
900a-S for kids that missed B
1130a-L
1200p-L for kids that...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
Itís under the quarterly update section of...

Itís under the quarterly update section of community care licensingís website. You should be sure to sign up for quarterly update emails so you donít miss any regulation updates.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
The list is broken down into two sections. She...

The list is broken down into two sections. She posted the home daycare section.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 496
Posted By hwichlaz
I wouldnít send my child there.. I pulled him...

I wouldnít send my child there.. I pulled him from a kinder class that gave candy every day. I like to give my kid an occasional treat, but I wouldnít feel like I could if he was already getting one...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 231
Posted By hwichlaz
I honestly donít think youíll get much use out of...

I honestly donít think youíll get much use out of it. It puts babies to sleep fast, then youíll have to move her to a. Bed...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-10-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 231
Posted By hwichlaz
I wouldnít call it a bouncer at all when you talk...

I wouldnít call it a bouncer at all when you talk to them. It looks nothing like one, and doesnít function like one. Itís an infant seat/swing that swings from the bottom instead of hanging from the...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-08-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
Maybe get parents involved in complaining too? ...

Maybe get parents involved in complaining too? Tell them theyíll have to cart nap bedding back and forth with them to wash at home every day if this goes through......HA.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-07-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
PROPOSED doesnít mean theyíll all become actual...

PROPOSED doesnít mean theyíll all become actual regs though. This is so. Frustrating.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-06-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
Our meeting was canceled because we were on fire...

Our meeting was canceled because we were on fire :( So I just have the one hand out of proposed changes for safe sleep.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,167
Posted By hwichlaz
Do you have a link to that? The proposed changes...

Do you have a link to that? The proposed changes Iím seeing only apply to infants.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-05-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 423
Posted By hwichlaz
Lic for 8, prefer 6. 2 of my 8 have to be school...

Lic for 8, prefer 6. 2 of my 8 have to be school aged. :P

If I could have 8 preschoolers Iíd be in heaven. I think we do better with a larger group.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-04-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 254
Posted By hwichlaz
No, itís the green one. A friend has it, and...

No, itís the green one. A friend has it, and says it handles the water pressure fine if you use your own fittings. Itís about $25. I plan to have a longer drain hose on it, and drain into a flower...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-03-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 254
Posted By hwichlaz
Itís in what is supposed to be my carport, But...

Itís in what is supposed to be my carport, But I hate parking right up at my front door like that.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 09-03-2018, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 254
Posted By hwichlaz
New Outdoor Classroom...

...courtesy of the County Office of Ed. QRIS coaching program. The soft climber, padding, one easel, and the sensory table are from them for participating. Theyíve ordered me a hearthgate baby fence...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-30-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 679
Posted By hwichlaz
Iíd say that I only prep meals for the kids that...

Iíd say that I only prep meals for the kids that are scheduled to come. That you need 48 hours notice of change of plans so you can prepare.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-28-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 578
Posted By hwichlaz
Luckily, walking back an forth between car and...

Luckily, walking back an forth between car and house with one kid at a time is okay here. My current set up makes it easy to take them all out at once, but at my old house, my car was parked on a...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-25-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 834
Posted By hwichlaz
Those are specifically in the FCCH section...

Those are specifically in the FCCH section proposals. I sure hope they get axed.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-24-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 834
Posted By hwichlaz
I think Iím required to change them. But they...

I think Iím required to change them. But they are small so Iíll make sure to have enough to get through the week and wash all at once. Iím totally ordering that spray for the cribs though.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-24-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 834
Posted By hwichlaz
Adding 5 load of laundry a week isnít an option...

Adding 5 load of laundry a week isnít an option in drought stricken California. Iíd likely be fined.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-24-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 834
Posted By hwichlaz
I use cots started at around 18 months. Iíll end...

I use cots started at around 18 months. Iíll end up making sure I have 5 sheets per infant. Iím just not okay with non-evidence based changes like these.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-24-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 834
Posted By hwichlaz
Just infants. There is a link to the...

Just infants.

There is a link to the proposed changes in the most recent quarterly update on cclís website.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-24-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 834
Posted By hwichlaz
You spray it on sheets? They want us to wash the...

You spray it on sheets? They want us to wash the bedding daily....even if not soiled. I currently wash it all at once every Friday.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-24-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,825
Posted By hwichlaz
Dear parents, 8/31 will be dcbís last day. ...

Dear parents,
8/31 will be dcbís last day.
Signed,
Provider
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-24-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 207
Posted By hwichlaz
I'll send a sample of one of each type of...

I'll send a sample of one of each type of activity. I really love this curric. It's so easy to follow.

She gives you, essentially, 10 full days of curric for $6.99

10 themed center activities...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 08-24-2018, 07:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By hwichlaz
It doesnít change your business expense...

It doesnít change your business expense deductions at all. Only personal.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-24-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 207
Posted By hwichlaz
My iPad is a pain to upload photos on the forum. ...

My iPad is a pain to upload photos on the forum. If you pm me a number I can either iMessage or Facebook messenger, Iíll send pics.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-24-2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 834
Posted By hwichlaz
As written...they seem Ridiculous. What does...

As written...they seem Ridiculous. What does sanitizing infant bedding daily accomplish? And if they want me to do a health check every 15 minutes that involves touching a sleeping baby....thatís...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-23-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 207
Posted By hwichlaz
I really love Build Curric. It's at...

I really love Build Curric. It's at www.notimeforflashcards.com

you can purchase one theme at a time for like $6.99 so try one and see if you like it...I love them.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-23-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 834
Posted By hwichlaz
It's still legal in California to nap when the...

It's still legal in California to nap when the kids nap. :) but with safe sleep regs about to change I suspect at best it'll only be true if you don't have babies in care.

If I'm sick, I gate...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-23-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 197
Posted By hwichlaz
But I think I found what you were describing... ...

But I think I found what you were describing...
...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-23-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 197
Posted By hwichlaz
The kind that fit over the hinge like a wedge...

The kind that fit over the hinge like a wedge work well...

...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-23-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By hwichlaz
baby cereal hasn't been a requirement for a while...

baby cereal hasn't been a requirement for a while now. The only requirement for children under a year old is mother's milk or formula.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-22-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By hwichlaz
8 month old should be self feeding if he's that...

8 month old should be self feeding if he's that into eating. Can you get a pouch to pour it in?
...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-20-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 296
Posted By hwichlaz
When I did overnight care I didn't have a daycare...

When I did overnight care I didn't have a daycare bedroom...they bunked with my own kids or on the pull out couch. And most of the time, overnight kids were older, school aged on up to about 12 or...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 08:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 145
Posted By hwichlaz
Babies tend to have an easy time compared to...

Babies tend to have an easy time compared to older kids if they get it. my girls both had it by a year. Itís gone through my daycare about everyn4 years....regardless of the required vaccines,...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 573
Posted By hwichlaz
Maybe it's that I've NEVER heard it without...

Maybe it's that I've NEVER heard it without negative tone or emotion behind it. It's always been used as a weapon to hurt feelings...usually to someone that IS their friend when the tables are turned.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 577
Posted By hwichlaz
But the real current choice is....live scan, or...

But the real current choice is....live scan, or don't work with children other than your own.

It's a valid choice.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 573
Posted By hwichlaz
Trying to think how to explain, lol. There...

Trying to think how to explain, lol.

There are many factual statements that hurt feelings and should be kept to yourself. I'll give examples...

You have a really bit wart on your nose.
...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 573
Posted By hwichlaz
It's a social construct not to point out negative...

It's a social construct not to point out negative things that may hurt feelings when it is wholly unnecessary. It's not different than saying to someone, "I don't care for your shirt." It's not...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 318
Posted By hwichlaz
If it's on the immunization form, it's likely...

If it's on the immunization form, it's likely legal there. Except in California. They haven't updated the form yet.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 796
Posted By hwichlaz
This is exactly what I'd do. I'd have his food...

This is exactly what I'd do. I'd have his food ready. He can choose to put the toy away and eat....or not.

I'd also pick one toy for him to play with before that time of day approaches. He...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 573
Posted By hwichlaz
Those words are, in of themselves, mean. So...

Those words are, in of themselves, mean.

So I intervene.

You don't go around announcing the people aren't your friends...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 577
Posted By hwichlaz
School employess are certainly live...

School employess are certainly live scanned/background checked. :) In California anyone that works with children has to be. Scout leaders, coaches, even the Team Mom. Priests/clergy do if they...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 318
Posted By hwichlaz
For a few immunizations, like the DTaP, the...

For a few immunizations, like the DTaP, the ingredients or manufacturing process is the issue. Some immunizations use fetal cell lines to attenuate the vaccine....and those fetal cell lines were...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-17-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 349
Posted By hwichlaz
I think it's an awesome idea. If I were to...

I think it's an awesome idea.

If I were to allow parental access to my cameras I'd limit it as well. If you're obsessively watching every minute your child is in daycare that can create an...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-16-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 577
Posted By hwichlaz
Cash or cash cards. No need to use a credit or...

Cash or cash cards. No need to use a credit or debit card if you're worried. :)
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 577
Posted By hwichlaz
yeah....all of that but especially the bold

yeah....all of that but especially the bold
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,681
Posted By hwichlaz
Unfortunately, once they are 3 and the school...

Unfortunately, once they are 3 and the school district has to take over, you have to practically have a law degree to wade through the BS. I lucked out. I had a daycare dad who was a school...
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 274
Posted By hwichlaz
I love this idea.

I love this idea.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 577
Posted By hwichlaz
How do you keep people with violent criminal...

How do you keep people with violent criminal convictions from doing childcare without a background check?
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 577
Posted By hwichlaz
California has been requiring it for decades. ...

California has been requiring it for decades. But only for adults.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 577
Posted By hwichlaz
Ours is once. But licensing has some kind of a...

Ours is once. But licensing has some kind of a subscription service in that theyíll get notified if you commit a crime any time in the future, unless you donít renew your license.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,681
Posted By hwichlaz
If they are under 3 they qualify for an...

If they are under 3 they qualify for an evaluation with early intervention regardless of financial status. Some therapy organizations base their services on income, others do not. Easter Seals and...
Forum: Daycare and Taxes 08-15-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By hwichlaz
Does this mean I can pay my son more on his w-2...

Does this mean I can pay my son more on his w-2 without withholding this year? Since the standard deduction is higher....
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,014
Posted By hwichlaz
Ar you using both sides? Or are you just putting...

Ar you using both sides? Or are you just putting the rough side on your laminated item then sticking to a flannel board? If youíre using both sides....the Velcro can end up being stronger than the...
Forum: Natural, Holistic and RAW Lifestyle 08-15-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,700
Posted By hwichlaz
I'm not far from my goal weight. I was a...

I'm not far from my goal weight.

I was a hobby runner, eating a low fat, low sugar diet. Lots of fruits and veggies and whole grains, running 3-5 miles 5 days a week.

My weight plateaued. ...
Forum: Natural, Holistic and RAW Lifestyle 08-15-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,700
Posted By hwichlaz
Yes it is. But, unless you're dong "dirty keto"...

Yes it is. But, unless you're dong "dirty keto" it's also grain free, no processed foods at all, no processed/altered fats etc.

It's a higher fat paleo plus dairy.

I was pre-diabetic, it's...
Forum: Natural, Holistic and RAW Lifestyle 08-15-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,700
Posted By hwichlaz
I'm keto, so I use a lot of coconut oil. My diet...

I'm keto, so I use a lot of coconut oil. My diet is roughly 70% fat. I've lost about 30lbs, and my total cholesterol is about 120
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 274
Posted By hwichlaz
I usually get them a book or art supplies.

I usually get them a book or art supplies.
Forum: Daycare Center and Family Home Forum 08-15-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 478
Posted By hwichlaz
I have a ďnothing from homeĒ policy.

I have a ďnothing from homeĒ policy.
Forum: Daycare Menus, Breakfast, Lunch and Snack Ideas 08-12-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 387
Posted By hwichlaz
Flip it. Make the meal for dinner, and set aside...

Flip it. Make the meal for dinner, and set aside some for lunch the next day. That way heíll have a good nightís sleep and breakfast before he eats it again. Iíd add a different side for lunch as...
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