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Post 6: New Optometrist

We’ve been going to the new optometrist for a couple of months now and it’s a huge shift from the first doctor (in a good way). 122 more words


Post 5: Academic Challenges

Mac’s teacher asked to meet with me due to his seeming inability to complete classwork within the allotted time periods for various tasks.  After talking to her and corresponding with a school counselor, we ended up setting up a “ 232 more words


My Brilliant Blues

I have been told many times that I have beautiful blue eyes.  Especially when I wear blue or teal colors.

I am an ordinary person.  Not super beautiful.  174 more words


Looking back...

As I stare at Miguel fast asleep in his crib, I can’t help but look back at our experiences together both good and bad.

When he was born, I remember holding him in my arms for just a few minutes before they whisked him off to the neonatal intensive care unit. 371 more words

Lessons Learned

Straight, No Chaser: Questions about "Lazy Eye" (Amblyopia)

We all get concerned when it comes to things that damage or put our vision in danger. As such, you should be aware of the most common condition causing visual problems in children. 622 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

Post 4: Second Opinion

After our less-than-impressive 16-weeks with the first optometrist, we decided to pursue a second opinion.  Mac was evaluated by another optometrist in October 2017 and her office and approach was different (and better!) than the first doctor in so many ways. 241 more words


Post 3: Sessions 1 - 16

We made it through our first 16-sessions and finally had a check up with the optometrist last week.  Going to vision therapy twice a week for 8 weeks was definitely a change to our routine. 555 more words