Monthly Archives: April 2014

Little Warriors

I was lucky to have been born a full term, healthy baby. I’ve never broken a bone, I’ve been hospitalized only twice when I gave birth to my daughters, I’ve had two stitches that were in my hand from trying … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Dear Portagen

Dear Portagen, Today we say goodbye. I will not miss you and how you sort of smell like a combination of dirty feet and morning breath, but I want to thank you for healing Ellie’s Chylothorax. Without you it would … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Correction

In a previous post I put that Ellie is now just over 13 pounds, today at the doctor the scale read 14.5 pounds! She has doubled her birth weight and is now in the 15 percentile. Prior to surgery we … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

An Ellie and Mya Rule

There are signs all throughout your life, pointing you in the right direction. It’s been a busy six and a half years for Travis and I. When I think of our lives in a beautiful ski town right after we … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

5 minute adventures

Travis took this picture of Mya at almost the exact same spot where we took a picture of her right before Ellie’s surgery. Wasaga Beach in April.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

An Ellie Rule

That an extra chromosome is a super power. Much like Superman and Spiderman it would appear that people with Down Syndrome have super powers, except in the case with Down Syndrome there is actually scientific research to prove it. There … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment
Image | Posted on by | Leave a comment