Tag Archives: daycare provider

A Love Note

Consider this a love note from me to YOU… Change your daycare hours. Develop a new schedule and routine for you and your daycare kiddos. Charge late fees. Update your daycare contract. Terminate a challenging daycare family. Stand up for yourself and your business. Don’t be afraid to say “no” to crazy demands. Close early. […]

7 Reasons Why You Need A Daycare Contract

Did you know that most providers struggle with writing and enforcing their daycare contract? And can I be completely honest? I was one of those providers.  When I first started my business, I didn’t even have a contract until my husband suggested I do some research and learn how to write a powerful daycare contract.  […]


Do you ever have days when you dread getting up in the morning? Yes, me too! The last question on my mind is “HOW TO PLAN YOUR DAYS TO BE LESS BORING AND MORE PRODUCTIVE?” Today was one of those days that I woke up feeling tired and discouraged. I had zero motivation or desire […]

How Much Should I Charge For Daycare

I have said it before, but let me say it again: daycare is a business; NOT a hobby. As a business owner, you are going to charge your clients for watching their children. Unfortunately, many daycare providers have a hard time knowing how much to charge for their daycare services. They ask things like: “What’s […]

Hey Daycare Provider! Guess Who Appreciates You!

Dear Provider: Thank you! When I think of Provider Appreciation Day, (PAD) I can’t help but smile! OH MY WORD is there a special day dedicated to us? Am I dreaming? Is this real? But as excited as I am, I also feel hesitation and doubt. Would daycare families acknowledge this day? Would anybody say thank you? Perhaps […]