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Keeping your Sanity with Routines in Home Daycare (With free printable schedule)

Keeping your Sanity with Routines in Home Daycare (With free printable schedule)

Working out daily routines in home daycare is one of the most important things you’ll do to make your days successful. Knowing what is coming next helps everyone’s day run more smoothly. Check out this super easy way to plan your schedule and even get a free printable version of what’s worked for me for 23 years of home daycare. There is nothing more important than a daily schedule for kids.

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Ultimate List of Gifts for Preschoolers

Ultimate List of Gifts for Preschoolers

Thinking of gifts for preschoolers can be sometimes be tricky. It’s hard when you don’t have small children in your home to know what they would like and what is safe for them. I have been caring for preschool age children for 23 years and I have some great ideas to share with you to help you get something the child will love.

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Complete Guide of Breakfast Ideas for the New CACFP Meal Requirements for Childcare

Complete Guide of Breakfast Ideas for the New CACFP Meal Requirements for Childcare

Do you need inspiration to come up with great breakfast ideas for your new childcare menu? Here are a few that might spark some ideas in your head and make your meal planning easier for the new CACFP meal requirements in October, 2017. Click here to see them.

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The New CACFP Meal Requirements for Childcare Made Simple

The New CACFP Meal Requirements for Childcare Made Simple

Are you super overwhelmed about the new CACFP meal requirements for childcare that take effect October of 2017? If so, don’t fret, there is help for you. I have broken down the new rules into easy to follow steps for you. You can do this, and your kids will be better for it.

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Everything You Need to Know About Sweeping Your Floor

Everything You Need to Know About Sweeping Your Floor

Do you hate sweeping your floor constantly when you have kids to clean up after? I get so tired of cleaning. With 7 kids here every day, there is a lot of cleaning to do! I have tested 4 floor sweepers to see how they compare and I want to share my results with you so you can make your life easier! Check out my results!

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How to Cut Down Food Waste with Kids

How to Cut Down Food Waste with Kids

Don’t you hate cooking a meal and then feeling like you are throwing too much of it away after dinner? Food waste is a big problem for many of us! In childcare, we have required numbers/amounts of food to put on kid’s plates. This creates a lot of waste. What do you do to cut down on the amount of food you throw away?

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Discover Road Trips in Oklahoma That Will Amaze You!

Discover Road Trips in Oklahoma That Will Amaze You!

Don’t you just LOVE a good road trip? I really do. I love exploring places near and far. There are some super cool places in the US that you can visit. My top recommendation everyone should see is the Grand Canyon. There’s nothing cooler than that, but there are some really amazing places right here that you can discover on road trips in Oklahoma that don’t take a long time to get to.

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