" Down Syndrome.... What the heck is that? " When I was 16 weeks pregnant, the doctor called to tell me my blood results showed 1 and 7 chances of my baby being born with Down Syndrome - the phone call was short, but it quickly brought me to my knees. I spent weeks searching… Continue reading Awareness
I don't work, but I never get a day off. The morning comes quick, before I know it I'm struggling out of bed to greet a bright-eye'd almost 14 month old. The day begins with kisses, morning prep, feeding bags, medication and of course, paw patrol. - This seems pretty decent, right? well, that's because… Continue reading The rambles of a SAHM.
The day before McKenzie's surgery came quickly, we decided to stay at a local hotel the night of - this would save time and driving come morning. Once we were settled, it was time to bathe and sanitize McKenzie. Once she was clean, we laid her between us with her blanket and favorite toy, she… Continue reading Open Heart Surgery
The birth of our daughter was the most complex, unimaginable time of our lives. Little did we know, this was only the beginning.