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About Cutie Pie Daycare - learning through play

I am a very patient, friendly, creative, self-motivated and loving mother who has a passion for nurturing and caring for children. I run a home daycare and provide a warm, loving environment where your children can feel safe, secure and happy.

Having fun with The Very Hungry Caterpillar

One of our favourite stories is The Very Hungry Caterpillar. It was one of the very first stories I read to my son when he was a baby. What a great springtime theme. We made our very own caterpillars and … Continue reading

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Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day so we celebrated this day at our daycare today because it’s Friday. We made all things “green” throughout the week. We colored and glued tissue paper on foam shamrocks, we glued shamrocks, green pasta and … Continue reading

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Homemade Playdough

Making Playdough is a regular activity here at Cutie Pie Daycare. I never buy the stuff in the store because it’s better to have the kids make it. It’s fun for them, they can pick the colours they want and … Continue reading

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Celebrating Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

This week we celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday. I remember reading Green Eggs and Ham and Cat in the Hat books when I was young…and I still have a couple of those books from my childhood. We have lots of Seuss … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Cecilia & Jed

This week we celebrated two birthdays here at the daycare. For their special day, each of them got to decorate their own Birthday Crown to take home and everyone helped to decorate yummy cupcakes. We sang “Happy Birthday”, danced to … Continue reading

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The “U” in Music is You!

Music plays a big part in our daycare everyday. During our circle time, we sing songs about the calendar, the weather and all types of kiddie songs. We also play music where the kids can dance along and/or play a … Continue reading

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Building a snowman

Finally we got some snow to build a snowman this year. It hasn’t even felt like winter here in Canada. All the kids were excited to get started after we red this story. Then we got all dressed up and … Continue reading

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