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  1. I am working on my pre-reqs for an ADN program. I will begin it next year. I am so excited and I hope that I can do it with 2 children. My youngest is 9 months old. I am taking English 2, Am. History since 1865, Interpersonal Communications and A&P 1. I have A&P tonight! I am nervous! Thanks for listening!

    Suzanne
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  3. by   peaceful2100
    Hello and welcome! There are many people on here that have a child(ren). I have one little girl and I am going to make it and I know you can too.

    Take care,

    Tonya
  4. by   Rn2BinMaine
    Hi Larae:

    I too am a newbie but I just love this site. I have found out a lot of info and tips for the last two semesters that I have for my ADN. I also have children, but mine are older: two sons 22 and 15 and my daughter is 10. My oldest is out on his own now. They are basically fairly independent at this age, but I did my LPN course when my youngest son was only 2. I found they went to bed earlier then and I was able to have a lot more study time. At these ages, there is the constant interruptions, knocks on my door. So I have decided that I will do most of my studying at the library or in the car in the student parking lot!... Good luck and enjoy your schooling.



    Sue
  5. by   moni rn
    welcome, larae!

    :d :d
  6. by   BrandyBSN
    Welcome to everyone We are such a diverse group, and there is nothing that we cant handle together. No matter what your situation, are you very likely to find a person who has been there, or is right there with you. Best of Luck! We are here for you

    BrandyBSN
  7. by   KC CHICK
    Welcome. When I started in my program I thought "Two years is such a LONG time". Now I'm saying "Boy, that was fast!! Where did those two years go? and How did all this "stuff" get into my head??
    There was a student in the class that had 4 kids when she started. She gave birth to her 5th during our 3rd semester!!!! She made it through to graduation and passed her boards this summer.

    A quote from 'Waterboy': "YOU CAN DO EEEEEEEEEET!!!!!!!!"
    Good luck and have fun.
  8. by   Lausana
    Welcome to the board! I love the board, I don't get to post too often-but read all the time! I also have a 9mo old boy & I know it will be a challenge since I'm also beginning the adn, but we can do it! Best of Luck!

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