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Contact Isolation

Toby has spent many months in the hospital, and he is colonized with some hospital-acquired bacteria, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and MultiDrug-Resistant gram negative rods (MDR GNR).   213 more words

Bone Marrow Transplant

Sometimes being a mum can be super shitty...

Well, pretty much it has been awhile since I last posted something on my blog, so I thought I would just share a little bit about what has been happening in my life… 893 more words


Movin' and Groovin'

So… this happens now.

I am not ready for pulling up, which I know is the next step. Heck, I just got used to crawling! Baby girl is growing up way too fast and I don’t know what to do with it! 103 more words

Kids Birthday Parties, Let's get over this

There are so many posts about kids birthday parties, whats one more. Before I had kids I judged everything about parenting. The parent that uses the kid leash, letting kids watch a video on your phone when out to dinner, etc, I get it. 303 more words


Miracles: When You're Not Looking

+Jeanne Takenaka @JeanneTakenaka

I was sitting in my “creativity nook”, the junk room I repurposed this summer. Autumn breezes blew through the open window. I listened as it whispered through the tree, and rattled the boys’ art hanging on my “family” wall in this new, peaceful room. 643 more words

Jeanne Takenaka


I am tired… Physically, mentally, emotionally. If there is a way to be financially tired, I am sure I’m that too.

I’ve tried so many things to perk myself up, but it’s not working. 1,043 more words

Baby Brain... Sans Baby

“Who Cares How She Feeds Her Baby” Club

I don’t care how you breastfeed your baby or don’t breastfeed your baby, yet our whole country has been engaged in a dialog about if it’s OK to see photographs of women fulfilling biology’s mission. 549 more words