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The First Week

This week has been such an exciting one as Sophia has now started nursery! I can't tell you well enough how excited she has been to get started and that really showed on her first day. On Tuesday we went along for only an hour, I sat in the room with her (she did not care that I was there) and filled out some forms, all the fun stuff! When it came to leaving I practically had to carry her out of the building, she was not having it and would have stayed there all day if she was able to.

Day 2 was a little different, we went along for about 2 hours this time and instead of me being in the room so she could see me, I had to explain to her that I would be out in the hall having a wee coffee just incase she needed me, did she need me? she did not. Again it was a little hard pulling her away from all the children and toys to go home, but we bribed her with a book to borrow for the night and that seemed to work pretty well.

Thursday and Friday were a lot more emotional (only for me ofc) as those were the days that I had to just drop her off, say bye and then head off home for a couple of hours! Going back and finding out how lovely she had been to the other children and hearing how well she had done was the best feeling ever.

I now have a toddler who is in nursery, crazy crazy thing to come to terms with! But she loves it there so much and I couldn't have asked for to settle in any better.


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