Are you super overwhelmed by 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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Are you having trouble filling your family childcare home with kids? Here are some great tips to advertise your family childcare and fill it up fast!
Don’t despair, you’ll get there. Here are a few simple tips that will help you get full and stay full in the future.
Do you know the phenomenon of the last hour of work in childcare everyday feeling like it drags on for hours on end? Ugh! I hate that feeling. Every day about 3-4 o’clock in the afternoon, I just feel spent. It’s a universal problem in all jobs and it’s much worse on Fridays.
Do you wonder how the best way to set up your daycare space is?
Is your childcare bill a priority for you? Do you pay for childcare first, or do you see it as an afterthought? Being a family childcare provider, I have had times in the past when it was super hard to get paid.
Are you afraid of raising rates in family childcare, but need to make more money to make ends meet? What are you afraid of?
Do you think your daycare parents will be mad at you? Are you worried your childcare services aren’t worth it? Do you think your clients will all quit?
Are you tired of the same ole snacks and wish you had new inspiration for healthy snacks for kids you can feel good about serving? Check out what my childcare provider friends say are tried and true snacks that kids LOVE!
Are you an Oklahoma childcare provider who needs help navigating all this paperwork? There are always a million forms and where in the heck they are is the question of the day. This post is for you! Hopefully, everything you need is here so you won’t have to search all over the place to find them.
What do you think are must have items for home daycare? When I asked the question to a bunch of providers, I got a lot of interesting answers. Some providers said things like kids, art supplies, toys, books, songs, baby gates, reading glasses, cell phone, computer, sharpie markers, printer, copier, baby wipes, Lysol wipes, magic erasers, cheerios, bleach and things like that. Those are for sure must have items for home daycare. I mean, what would we be doing if we didn’t have kids.
There are a few things that can make tax time a lot easier for a childcare provider. Childcare taxes are fairly complicated and involved, but you can do them with no problem if you have a few tools to help you along the way.