Newborn Nursery Decor and Toddler Decor Issues Resolved

I’ve been going nuts trying to figure out the newborn nursery decor for new kid.  Actually, I’ve been going nuts trying to figure out anything related to the newborn nursery.  I am pleased to say that we have made some decisions.  And these decisions are set in stone because I’ve already bought things and they are on the way.

So, what’s the huge decision?  New kid is getting a new crib and a new changing combo dresser, while Norton will keep his crib and combo dresser.  But as for newborn nursery decor?  New kid is getting Norton’s room, complete with all of the accessories.  Norton is getting a cool new toddler bedroom across the hall with a new theme.  This theme will be based on what Norton is interested in.

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Struggling with Newborn Nursery Decor

It’s so funny the kinds of things that I struggle with while pregnant.  Of course, picking a baby’s name is difficult.  You’re picking something that will stick with your child for the rest of his (or her) life.  Picking out newborn nursery furniture is almost as difficult, particularly since I buy lifetime furniture.  It’s the only set I’m ever going to buy that kid, so it had better be good.  Even though newborn nursery decor won’t be used for life, it’s still a detail that I agonize over.  And really, I suspect that the reason newborn nursery decor is so darned hard is because it’s all a matter of taste. [Read more…]