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You Can Do It!

Hey everyone, I know it’s been awhile!  We took some time to travel up to Connecticut to visit family and attend a friend’s wedding in NY.   885 more words


Defect of the week: Ventricular Septal Defect

This week, we will be discussing a more common, but less life-threatening congenital heart defect. We will be discussing what is called a Ventricular Septal Defect. 376 more words

Defect Of The Week

CHD = Only a part of my life.

I’m going to get a bit personal in this post- just because I feel like talking about it. I was born with a congenital heart defect (CHD). 333 more words


Call Professor X, I'm a Mutant

Many of you are probably aware of the fact that I almost died three days after I had my babies. I experienced an often-fatal complication called peripartum cardiomyopathy, something I had never heard of until it happened to me, but… 789 more words


Y U No Understand?

Ok heart parents: you know how this goes: there’s lots of well-meaning people in your life who just have no clue what it’s really like to have a heart child.  447 more words


Y'all Better Recognize

You guys know I can’t say enough about how awesome Nolan’s care was at Levine Children’s Hospital.  They are a first-class hospital bursting at the seams with amazing staff.  313 more words


Best Job Ever

When I started this blog I wanted it to be a place where heart dads could come and get information from and connect with a fellow heart dad.  1,113 more words