Drop In Daycare


Passion. Experience. Diligence.


Having worked in child care for over ten years, I had become frustrated and discouraged with many of North Carolina’s laws as to what can and can not be done in a classroom. (For example, did you know that in a licensed center in North Carolina, that it is a violation to use food for activities, such as cheerio beading, or skittles science experiments (they believe it sends a mixed signal, and teaches children to play with their food instead of having a healthy relationship with food) -crazy, right?! ) So with these limitations and many others, I could not do and create the magical space that I wanted and felt like I wasn’t giving my all and I just wasn’t fulfilled.

My dream is to create a “discovery place”-esque environment for your children to come dream, explore, and discover. I have such a passion for education and engaging children. I live for those “light bulb moments” where a child “gets it” and the connection has been made, and that love of learning has been reinforced! I wasn’t getting that with my employment, so I decided to create it! I have carefully curated toys that engage, challenge, and build children’s strength and knowledge, and with my education and experience, I help facilitate play so that children get the most out of each visit!

Drop in daycare is a much more relaxed environment, as we are not regulated by the state, so we have more freedom and flexibility to think outside the box and create amazing moments and memories for your child!


Get in touch

We at Kiddie Cove know that finding the right people to care for your children is a choice not to be taken lightly. That’s why we offer tours to walk you through your needs, the scope of your goals, and your budget, as well as a free hour trial.

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Monica Sanchez

I have worked in childcare for over ten years. I got my start at the former Stay-N-Play in sun valley, I have worked at the Goddard school in Indian Trail, and Headstart in union county.



B.S. Human Development & Family Studies, 2018

M.Ed, currently attending classes

Activities & Affiliations

  • BK licensed

  • Conscious Discipline

  • STEM/Play Based

Teaching Credentials

  • Infant/toddler specialization

  • Special education services specialization

  • Birth through Kindergarten licencee



On Call (Weekly)

Brooke Robinson

Brooke is former co worker of mine from Stay n play. She has her own 1.5 year old and is a CNA II at Charlotte’s level 1 trauma center.

“Hey everyone my name is Brooke I am with my 7th grade sweet heart and love of my life Jacob,I am also a first time mom of a wonderful little boy named Kailer (Kai for short). I am a full time Nurse Assistant at the Atrium Health Emergency Department in downtown Charlotte. I’m super excited to spend some of my free time working with kids again. I love watching their little minds grow and learn new things. I am caring and nurturing and love different things about all ages. Can’t wait to meet everyone.”




Activities & Affiliations

  • CNA II

  • CPR/First Aid Certified



On Call (Weekends)

Diana Landa

Diana is a former co worker of mine. We were co teachers at Head start. Diana has an adorable 1.5 year old god son, Ivan.

“My name is Diana. I am fluent in Spanish being raised in a Spanish household. I graduated in May of 2017 from South Piedmont Community College with my associates in Early Childhood Education. I have worked with children from toddlers to school age for 6 years now. I enjoy working with children and love that they can teach us as much as we teach them. I’m really excited to meet your family and work with them.”




A.A. in Early Childhood Education

Activities & Affiliations

  • 7 point lead teacher

  • infant/toddler certified