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Easing the Pain of Post-Op

Our beautiful little guy has been struggling with chronic congestion since birth. Both of my kids battled chronic croup, and we were told they had asthma, and they would need inhalers. 503 more words

Love

Surgery and a Hospital Stay

This week, Edward had his surgery for removing his tonsils/adenoids and having tubes placed in his ears. We briefly debated on this surgery (I’m not a big fan of elective procedures) but considering the child could not ever breathe through his nose, this seemed pretty necessary! 715 more words

Adoption

{a note on my daughter's surgery}

I feel like I am a relatively rational person.

Most days, I can step outside of myself and examine the bigger picture. Most days, I can level my head and chose based upon cold, hard facts, while pacifying my emotional response to whatever or whomever is disrupting my standard flow. 869 more words