My littlest baby is going to start school in September, I actually only have a couple more months before I’ll have to go to registration night again to sign him up!
I learned a lot at a recent job interview but ultimately decided to go back to school. I went for a meeting to learn about the program and take a tour of the facilities. An hour drive each way for a 15 minute tour did not impress me but the school has a great reputation and the course only takes nine months to complete.
I got home from that meeting and was telling my family about it, my husband was surprised that I wasn’t more excited about it as I was recounting the details. He knows me. He knows that I tend to get really, really worked up about something and generally drive him nuts with anticipation.
Not getting excited was something that I consciously had to choose. The course has start dates every three months (one actually starts tomorrow!) but I still have my Little Man at home with me until September. It just makes sense for me to wait and start school at the same time he does, that way I’m not in school all through the summer when both boys will be home and I won’t have to find (and pay!) someone to care for him.
Even I can’t fathom living in a state of anticipation for nearly a year so I decided that I needed to find something else to occupy my mind during the few bits of downtime that I get during the day. What did I pick? Knitting! Continue reading