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    There is no "3 under 3" rule. The only rule is...

    There is no "3 under 3" rule. The only rule is no more than 2 under the age of 2, up to 5 in total which includes your own kids. I don't understand why people are still under the "3 under 3"...
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    I'm closing too. Last day is next Friday. Just...

    I'm closing too. Last day is next Friday. Just have zero desire to keep doing this job and its affecting my mental health too.

    As the previous poster said, move ahead (guilt free) with your...
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    My own 3 year old went through this. Its really...

    My own 3 year old went through this. Its really just a phase and its really important to validate their fears because its "real" to them and they don't have the ability to verbalize it hence it...
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    UPDATE: denied care until baby was seen by a Dr...

    UPDATE: denied care until baby was seen by a Dr as he wasnt sleeping or eating while in my care due to his severe coughing fits. Both he and older sibling ran fevers all that day. Mom kept home on...
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    Yep. I know - has anyone ever had to do that?...

    Yep. I know - has anyone ever had to do that? This fam always said their children sick (fevers, etc) and I send them home. Just so close to them finally leaving my care, and its one thing after the...
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    Baby with a bad cough

    I have a baby in my care. Last day in my care Nov 18 with me. Has had a cold and phlem in his chest for a month now. Mom refuses to get him checked out assuming he may have asthma. This morning she...
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    Parents gave notice... rant.

    I care for a pair of siblings. Yesterday, mom sent me a text after drop off giving me her notice and last scheduled day is Nov 18. Turns out sending kids to a centre and had been on a wait list. ...
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    Want to cancel a contract

    Ladies, I need to cancel a contract. I have a 12mos old who signed with me last month scheduled to start middle of September. I have a 3.5 year old and his 12 mos old sibling in care now with me...
  9. Also, I added to my handbook recently, that if...

    Also, I added to my handbook recently, that if they chose to not start care they forfeit their deposit and any other monies pay. That this was now a "holding fee" and care must commence in order for...
  10. Technically, its kind of a grey area depending on...

    Technically, its kind of a grey area depending on how we wanted to go about it. Since she hasn't actually signed and delivered the contract she hasn't signed off on the fact that the deposit is...
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    As a mom with an extremely active, independent...

    As a mom with an extremely active, independent and often times "bossy" (toddler asserting herself/independence) I can only say everything you have described sounds 100% normal of a preschooler. My...
  12. Received deposit BUT waiting on signed contract - argh

    Growing a little frustrated and wanted to pick your brain on my next step. Canada Day, I got a message from a mom I met with few months back who wanted to sign on but didn't have the part time...
  13. Do you ask for full name of potenial family before meeting?

    Curious if any of you request a full name or personal
    Email address of potential clients before setting up time to meet?
    Reason I ask, is I have someone inquiring via Kijiji and she wants to meet....
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    Your space is only as small as you make it. Focus...

    Your space is only as small as you make it. Focus on the postives and your strengths. I used my dining room at the beginning and obsessed that it was too small. Their babies and toddlers! I grew up...
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    What if your week of paid holidays fell during...

    What if your week of paid holidays fell during the 2 months they were in your care.... Would your still require them to pay?
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    Do you charge more for temp care?

    I charge $5 more/day for part-time but do any of you charge more for temp care (2 months, etc)? Or do you keep the rate the same?
  17. I don't take school aged kids because I didn't...

    I don't take school aged kids because I didn't want to deal with this stuff. However, when I did, my policy was the same. If busses are cancelled parent is responsible to getting their child to and...
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    Mainfloor and set up

    I have a main floor playroom. Actually, we converted our dining room to the play area which is open concept to the living room by a few feet. Its a great set up. I have a small screw (my own toddler...
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    Thanks all! Super helpful and I appreciate all...

    Thanks all! Super helpful and I appreciate all the thought input. My daughter weaned herself off her morning nap at 14mos and only ever slept in her crib. So... Thanks for the reassurance!
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    Nap policy for infants?

    I have a nap/quiet time policy is in my handbook which specifys kids nap from 1-3. However, nothing stipulates my policy on infants who nap twice a day. I have all toddlers and have a 12mos old...
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