30 Days of Truth ~ Day 3

Something you have to forgive YOURSELF for

I left the medicine without a childproof cap on the counter. 

I left the medicine on the counter that almost took my daughter’s life a little over a year ago on the flipping counter.

Why didn’t I put it up high . . . → Read More: 30 Days of Truth ~ Day 3

Praying for Caydence

A lot of people in my life don’t “GET” my online world. They probably don’t consider my friends “friends” and probably just down right think I’m crazy. But I’m not. As wonderful as your friends in real life might be, they don’t always understand you, your situation, what you’re going through or know how . . . → Read More: Praying for Caydence

SVT during CHD Week

With all this heart talk can you believe that since October 2007 we have lived like we do not have a cardiac baby. They put Ella on medication that regulated things, she never went into SVT. It was like the miracle drug until she got ahold of it. In July 2009 Miss Ella got . . . → Read More: SVT during CHD Week

CHD Week ~ Guest Blogger ~ Cora’s Story

This week {2/7/10-2/14/10} Congenital Heart Disease (or defect) week.  You hear about this stuff but NEVER think it will happen to your child.  I unfortunately was almost too late with my little Ella on discovering that she had a heart defect, a heart defect that almost took her from me… but it didn’t. Almost . . . → Read More: CHD Week ~ Guest Blogger ~ Cora’s Story

Another Year… Another Decade… Another Recap

This isn’t only the close of another year, but another decade. A decade that for me seem to fly by too quickly. Let’s first do a breakdown on 2009:Recapping on this year that almost seems like a blur, a few things stand out in my mind.

Once again, we almost lost our . . . → Read More: Another Year… Another Decade… Another Recap

The Run Down…

Ella has developed this high pitch squealing scream when she sees anything that’s little girl related. Then following that scream is her saying, “Ella!” She’s explaining to us all that since that is something that she loves it is Ella’s. I love that. I love the excitement that comes squealing out of her. I . . . → Read More: The Run Down…

Praying for Stellan – Remembering About Ella

Today my heart has been heavy with prayer for a special little boy. Stellan is fighting for his life, and fighting hard as I type this out. As you all know, I have a cardiac baby. I have sat next to her side as she’s been on ventilators breathing for her, because she had . . . → Read More: Praying for Stellan – Remembering About Ella

When Life Throws You a Curve Ball

Every morning we as moms wake up to start our day. For the most of us these days follow our typical schedule and by the end of the day we are laying in our beds thanking God for one more day on this earth, for having healthy children, and for all of the many . . . → Read More: When Life Throws You a Curve Ball

Cardiology Appointment….

Our vacation was nice! I didn’t take a lot of pictures, but I did get a few. I did a couple maternity shots of my sister and there’s some of me with the girls in my family. I’ll post them up this weekend.

The trip was fast. Wednesday we left home for Reno and . . . → Read More: Cardiology Appointment….

Doctor Visit Breakdowns

Let’s start off with her 1 year checkup. She’s highly advanced, growing perfectly and a devil child. Yes, my doctor called her a devil child. It’s okay though, he saved her life so he can call her whatever he’d like. She’s 21.5 lbs and 30 In. long.

Things she’s doing…. eating EVERYTHING. She actually . . . → Read More: Doctor Visit Breakdowns

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