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Bennet's Story - The Pulse Ox, The Diagnosis & The End of Our Old Life

August 24th, 2012….

I hate sleeping at the hospital! I had made it very clear that I wanted all the doctors (OB, Pediatrician, etc) to do what they had to do in the morning so that we could be discharged asap. 1,179 more words

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Thankfulness pt. 2: My Family

This is the second entry in a series about thankfulness.

What would I do without my family?  We’re like a basketball team…but with only one tall player.   506 more words


Bennet's Story- My perfect Baby

Wednesday, August 22, 2012….

Oh the wonderful anticipation! I was 4 cm dilated and having mild contractions. Hubby, Doctor and I all decided that tomorrow would be the day to have this baby! 520 more words

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Decisions, Decisions

On this day last year, we chose life for this happy, fun girl.

We had to wait a week to see if her diagnosis would even be compatible with our choice. 428 more words

Thankfulness pt. 1: Levine Children's Hospital

We’re coming up on Thanksgiving and I like to use this time to reflect on the things I’m thankful for.  I’m trying really hard not to re-write the last Thanksgiving post I did.   860 more words


2014 Heart Walk & Changes for AHA?

This post is WAY after the fact, but I still wanted to write about it anyway.  In September we got to participate in the American Heart Association Heart Walk.   499 more words


The Club No One Wants To Join

There is a really amazing writer out there named Jon Acuff.  You may have heard of him: he wrote a blog called Stuff Christians Like (still writes it) and it eventually became a book which led to several other great books.   616 more words