Motherhood, Toddler

Nursery: Six Weeks Later

It's been six weeks since my daughter Ridha Zaynab took her very first steps into her new classroom at her nursery. That first day will always be a solid memory imprinted on my heart. It was also during that time that I thought Ridha would never like nursery or settle in. I can't tell you… Continue reading Nursery: Six Weeks Later

Motherhood, Toddler

First Day of Nursery

Disclaimer: I apologize in advance for the length of this post, but I write all this so that I can remember it. Happy Reading!  The Night Before... I am transported to years of going through the motions of getting ready the night before my first day of school. The same anticipatory jitters and marking off items… Continue reading First Day of Nursery

Motherhood, Toddler

Before You Start Nursery

Seven days left before you start your very first nursery. As a mother... I've been wishing for it, praying it comes soon, anticipating it, but also I've been dreading it, delaying it, and praying it doesn't come too soon. I keep imagining that first day, the first week, and the first time you realize that… Continue reading Before You Start Nursery