Category Archives: Our Journey

She’s a Fighter

I have been thinking a lot about Addison and how far she has come this past week. The month of October always makes me think about our little peanut and all she has been through. Two years ago, she was … Continue reading

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Yes, I have a special needs child, who is one of three. Yes, my life is hectic and stressful and my to-do lists never seem to end. I have very little “me time.” My needs almost always come last and … Continue reading

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Things I’ve Learned as a Special Needs Parent

I have been contemplating the journey that we were thrown into thanks to having a child with special needs. It is not a journey that I ever thought I would take. It has been a journey of contradictions. It has … Continue reading

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Addison got her G-tube!

I’m sure most of you know, or have seen, that Addison finally got to have surgery to get her g-tube. We could not be more excited to be rid of the NG tube! The NG tube was supposed to be … Continue reading

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Update: September 8-27

I haven’t posted for a while. Things have been a little more crazy than normal and I just haven’t had the time or the motivation. I do have a few posts that are in the works, and I’ll get them … Continue reading

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Our Battle with Infertility

Infertility. What a bitch. The one thing I always knew for certain that I wanted to be was a mom. So, of course, that is the thing that was most difficult to achieve. Nursing school is hell on earth, but … Continue reading

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26 Weeks

Our girls were born at 26 weeks (and 6 days!) gestation. (I was really hoping to make it to 30 weeks, but they had other plans). I posted this picture on my facebook, but I wanted to put it here … Continue reading

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