I want to try to blog more. I want to remember this time in my life. And look back on it and laugh at how very naive I was! A friend of mine who is just about as far along her pregnancy as I am recently let me know that she enjoys reading the blog because it’s about the same things she’s thinking about right now, the same things that are going on with her. I thought – I should blog more. But who wants to read about what’s really going on with me – abdominal pressure, maternity jeans, upgrading my bra TWO sizes, stretch mark cream, bathroom issues, itching all over my yummy and everywhere else I am growing, my new body pillow, my anxiety about daycare and finances, what nursery furniture I am looking at, blah, blah, blah. Ah well, I guess I can pick and choose the topics I think others might want to stay up on, and the things I might want to look back on, and leave out the gory details. I can save the gory details for our personal catch up time.
A few weeks ago I looked at my first “corporate” day care. It’s actually not, it’s not even a chain, but it is a large day care that has 2 infant rooms, a toddler room, 3 year old room, 4 year old room, and a kindergarten room. It scared me. I backed off for a few weeks. But I’ve jumped back in. There was nothing wrong with it, it was just overwhelming. Last week I made probably 40 calls to home day cares. Yesterday we looked at our first one. This week we have 4 more daycare appointments – two with home day cares, and two with larger day care centers. It’s such an important decision to make. And it feels so very scary.
yay for more posts! if we don’t want to read about it, we won’t. Feel free to write about it!
You are going to be a really great Mom.
Ditto. What she said. :)
i know what you mean, i’ve been trying to start a blog but i just keep thinking nobody gives a crap about what i have to say. But why am i different then anyone else that blogs, i’ve got stuff to say darn it!!! I actually did start one, it’s slow going.
still needs a lot of work but i’m getting there.
good luck with the daycare search, i can imagine it’s a scary process, especially when you haven’t even met your little one yet. you are great at these kinds of decisions though!