14 Month Update

Oh my goodness, it’s hard to believe I haven’t done an update on Hannah in 5 months! We have been very, very busy, and she has done so much growing and developing. Hannah has been crawling for the past several weeks! She had been trying to so long, and now that she’s got it down, … More 14 Month Update

7 Things Medical Professionals Should Stop Doing

After going through five hospitalizations with Hannah, I have dealt with just about everyone in the medical field. Attendings, fellows, residents, nurses, medical students, child life specialists, respiratory therapists, I could go on. If they work in a hospital, I have probably come in contact with them. Most of our experiences have been excellent, but … More 7 Things Medical Professionals Should Stop Doing

6 Month Update

I can’t believe Hannah is 6 months old! It seems like just yesterday, but also ages ago when she was in the NICU. As we prepare for her surgery in just 3 days, I’ve been thinking back on how much she has changed, and on everything she has accomplished. Despite spending 42 days in the … More 6 Month Update

Programs Every Special Needs Parent Should Know About (Because You’re Paying for Them!)

One of the most overwhelming things we’ve had to deal with so far is learning about all of the resources available to us through the county and state. I feel like every time I speak with someone new I learn about a new program. Some benefits we qualify for, and some we don’t, but I … More Programs Every Special Needs Parent Should Know About (Because You’re Paying for Them!)