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The Beginning

I’m not sure where the beginning…really begins…

A positive pregnancy test…?


A seemingly perfect pregnancy…?…..Until…

Preterm labor….that never stopped…that resulted in hospital bedrest at 24 weeks…? 1,008 more words


A Beautiful Day

I see the pictures-

I watch the updates-
Displays of wealth

The wealth of health, the posts abound.
But for chronic ill, challenge astound. 37 more words

Special Needs

The Beginning of a Blog

Please ask me how I do it…a lot…

There seems to be something about having two babies, the same age, that makes those without twins (and those with) curious about the logistics. 519 more words


I just know me.

Craig is really hating his trach.  He wants it out – yesterday.  The respiratory therapists have been doing a good job trying to make him comfortable with it, only this morning does he finally feel he can tolerate it. 178 more words

Still Day 1 - a PICC and a visitor

Today has been a long, long day.  His pain is getting under control (finally).  It is hard to control his pain – this is not the nurses’ fault!   515 more words

Trach - A film by Sean Devin and Jose Cota

Hard to believe that we filmed this almost exactly two years ago, and yet it also feels like it could have been ten. Two years ago we opened our home to a film crew for a documentary being filmed highlighting the day to day life of three families with trached children. 323 more words

Special Needs

Pediatric Home Care for Kids with Special Needs

Personal Health Care’s clients are composed of Pediatric and Geriatric clients.  Today, we serve as many Pediatric clients as we do Geriatric clients.  The increase focus in serving Pediatric clients is a direct result of the increased needs of Pennsylvania’s family’s.   189 more words