Monthly Archives: March 2014

Thoughts please

Shortly after Ellie came home from the NICU a sweet little girl was born in the same Barrie hospital and taken to the same NICU we had just left. This little girl was held and cuddled, loved and worried over … Continue reading

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Sweet Eloise

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Finally growing out of those newborn clothes!

It has taken 6 months for Ellie to gain 4 pounds. Weekly weigh-ins usually left me feeling frustrated and disappointed. Some weeks Ellie lost weight as her heart was working so hard she was burning more calories to eat than … Continue reading

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Bravery beads

These are Ellie’s bravery beads from the hospital. Each bead represents a poke, a prick, a procedure, an accomplishment. Every time we return for a checkup she’ll get another bead as well as for any future procedures such a blood … Continue reading

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Amazement

I just love the way Ellie looks at Mya. She walks into the room and Ellie’s face lights up with joy as if she is the most amazing person in the world. Ellie is right to be amazed. I am … Continue reading

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5 minute adventures, #4

Playing king of the mountain with daddy, “No mommy we played Queen of the mountain! And threw snowballs!”

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