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Forum: The day-to-day as a daycare provider

Life as a daycare provider: experiences, anecdotes, emotions...

  1. Your clothes

    What do you wear day to day? I find jeans uncomfortable, and skirts get pulled all over the place... what are good choices?

    Started by mamaof4, 07-06-2011 08:55 PM
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  2. One year old, cries all the time...what to do

    Hi What do other DC providers do with a one year old who cries all the time. I've been doing DC for over 34 years, encountered all kinds of issues...

    Started by martymonty, 10-21-2020 10:43 AM
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  3. Birthday Parties

    Okay ladies please help me with this one: My DD is in JK and wants to invite 5 girls from her class plus 2 outside friends, I told her maximum 8...

    Started by Skysue, 01-14-2013 08:29 PM
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    10-20-2020 12:13 AM Go to last post
  4. New relationship

    I would like to start a new relationship. I haven't dated anyone for quite a while and it's pretty depressing. I would like something new in my...

    Started by Gordon, 10-18-2020 09:45 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    10-19-2020 04:22 AM Go to last post
  5. Just not liking my job lately

    Hi ladies, I just seem to be in a slump lately and just not enjoying my job anymore. I have been doing daycare now for 5 years, I am 39 and just...

    Started by mickyc, 09-11-2015 02:43 PM
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    10-15-2020 08:17 AM Go to last post
  6. Computer time

    I've incorporated computer time into our daily curriculum which includes computer games and children's songs. Just wondering how many providers find...

    Started by Other Mummy, 09-24-2012 09:29 AM
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    10-15-2020 07:11 AM Go to last post
  7. Burnout?

    How can you tell if you are getting " burned out" ? I am finding myself longing for the weekend more and more...I love the kids, but I am working...

    Started by Home away, 01-16-2018 12:18 AM
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    09-04-2020 10:01 AM Go to last post
  8. Payment question

    I got a question from someone who might send her child to my small daycare in September and I don't know how to answer her. "Also regarding corona,...

    Started by Nonna, 06-03-2020 12:50 PM
    caronavirus, payment
    • Replies: 3
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    08-21-2020 11:51 AM Go to last post
  9. I need some advice from the pros, just opened daycare, please any tips!

    Hi all, I just started my daycare, and everything is going okay. But I am struggling with a few things.... 1. How to manage family life with...

    Started by daycarenewbie, 07-04-2019 10:28 PM
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    06-02-2020 05:06 PM Go to last post
  10. Coronavirus Changes in Disinfecting

    i'm thinking of the days when I will reopen in the future. I will have to assure parents that the daycare is disinfected and safe for their kids....

    Started by Nonna, 05-05-2020 04:38 AM
    cleaning, coronavirus, disinfecting
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  11. How to get back to the happy me?

    OK ladies, how do you get back the happy you? This is more of a rant really but would love some tips. It just always seems like it is one thing...

    Started by mickyc, 06-10-2014 03:00 PM
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  12. That feeling is creeping in again!

    I don't know if it's the cold weather, the fact I am transitioning a new little one, or having a mid life crisis or what but the urge to quit running...

    Started by mickyc, 03-01-2016 11:29 AM
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    05-04-2020 11:54 PM Go to last post
  13. Unhappy New provider, what should I do?

    Hi everyone, I love reading all the posts. Thanks for all the advise! I am a new home daycare provider, I got my licensed in Feb, and now it...

    Started by XIAO, 05-04-2020 06:10 PM
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  14. Top 5 Reasons A Daycare Is Better Than A Nanny

    Hi all, I just wrote the article, Top 5 Reasons A Daycare Is Better Than A Nanny and wanted anyone's opinion on it? I hope its a conversation...

    Started by marleneak, 05-03-2020 04:39 PM
    childcare, content, daycare blog
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  15. I hate it when parents.......

    - continually send their child in clothes that are too big. I have a 9 month old whose pants are so big that she crawls out of them. I've also been...

    Started by gramma, 01-15-2013 12:19 PM
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