We decided to go ahead and set it up, even though we had no mattresses for it. Of course, we decided this at 10 pm, when the Monkey should have been in bed and asleep already, but she wasn't (thanks to a late shopping run). So we pulled the crib out, then realized that Mommy had fallen down on the job! The baseboards were dusty and yucky, and the carpet under the crib was in desperate need of vaccuming! (sorry, it's just one of those places you forget about.) After that of course, we had to do all the baseboards (since we were moving furniture all around), and vaccume the rest of the floor. The little Monkey was just dying to sleep in her new bed, and we do not have twin mattress' so we improvised. We had a double mattress set that we put on it for now. It works, although, please don't pay attention to the lovely sheets on it. (They were a gift, not my first choice, but they have been great for the last 8 years.)
So, the little Monkey slept on a big girl bed last night, and slept in till 9 this morning, which was so nice for Mommy! I've got a collection of linens I've been saving for when she got a bed, so when we get twin mattress' for this bed, I'll show it off again. I'm, also hoping to make a quilt for it, but that may have to wait for winter, when
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