Friday, August 23, 2013

Why I LOVE and HATE Daycare

Love: Jack plays with other kids and it makes him so happy.

Love: Jack learns so much from the other kids.

Love: His face when I pick him up is precious.

Love: They clip his nails which is great because I hate this task.

Love: Those ladies love him and spoil him like he is one of theirs.

Love: He eats better for them which makes me happy that he is getting more food now.

Love: Getting pictures sent to me during the day.

Hate: He has gotten use to sleeping in a quiet house during the summer and is only napping about 30-45 minutes during the day.

Hate: Being overly tired is making him not sleep at night.

Hate: Germs...he is sick. After 2 days at daycare he has picked up a cold. 

Hate: That he sometimes falls down and hurts himself and I'm not there to love him all up. 

Hate: Staying on top of making sure he has everything he needs at daycare and home. We basically have to have 2 sets of everything. 


Jack is such a messy eater that I decided to feed him in the sink the other day. It worked out great! Don't you just love that face? He really does like it.

5 comments :

  1. thank you for this post! I've been thinking about getting a job at a daycare so both of my girls would be considered in daycare full time. It worries me a lot.. but at the same time I would at least be in the same building as them.

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  2. Hahah feeding him in the sink..that's hilarious!

    Also have a love / hate deal with daycare. So tough to balance it all...but we do it!

    Found ya via the Let's Be Friends Blog Hop! Happy Weekend!

    .:Marta:.

    petiteraisin.ca

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  3. I feel pretty much the same way about daycare, with the exception that mine is clueless as to how to deal with breastmilk. I just keep reminding myself that they're getting social interaction that they likely wouldn't be otherwise and that I can leave them with others unlike my nephew who screams any time he's even held by someone other than his mom or dad...poor parents!

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  4. Awww, at least there are more loves than hates!! I just started back to school, and being away from him for about 4-5 hours a day has been kinda tough, but I just love that face when you get there! :)

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  5. He's so sweet. And day cares are definitely germ playgrounds. Hope you have a great day.

    Heidi’s Wanderings

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