Lucy has hearing loss, but only at the high tones. This means that she can't hear some sounds like 's', 'sh', 'th' and 'ch'. We take her back on the 14th for another hearing test -- basically to confirm her hearing loss. We will then order her hearing aids.Read More
Marc gets animated when he disagrees with a referee or there is an amazing play... and so does his son. With all of the mimicking going on, Charlie has also found a favorite player...Read More
As for now, we will relish in the simplicity of childhood during the Christmas season and not think about cancer.Read More
The 'c' word has hit our family once again. No one saw it coming. No one ever does.Read More
Needless to say, I was educated. I was probably as prepared as a person could get, but I was not prepared for this.Read More
The tears flowed. They did not stop. I was completely overwhelmed. Four hours later I got a pounding headache.Read More
know I'm not the only one. Here's to all the fake smiles!Read More
We talked to her about Charlie's lifestyle. She asked us questions about his health history. I could see it in her face that she couldn't pinpoint his hives either. She then said that we would do allergy testing today. Here is the nitty gritty.Read More
I sometimes still get jealous and wonder if I had one more baby, could I keep that baby in until 37 weeks. I wonder if the third baby wouldn't have colic, severe reflux and lactose intolerant. I wonder if my 3rd baby wouldn't have the 'c' word. Sometimes I wonder.Read More
About once a week Lucy wakes up and says, "Where's Broc?" and I know she had a dream about her cousin. If Charlie doesn't spend every Sunday with Broc, he starts talking about him and asks to go to Chrisy and Matt's house. When Marc Hubbell plays tball with Charlie in our yard, he mentions how he wished he had time to play catch with Broc.Read More
Mysterious symptoms are not foreign to my house, so I grabbed my camera and took pictures. After the 4th episode, I called the doctor. Enough is enough, right?Read More
I never considered myself a tomboy nor a girly girl. I fall somewhere between yoga pants and hair spray. After a year of stress, I found myself staring in a mirror determining how many wrinkles emerged from my face. After I named the 2 lone rangers, Lucy and Jo, I also decided I might want to make an effort on my makeup. Youtube became my best friend. I learned that I like makeup. It's like art.Read More
The kids like music, so should I put them in piano lessons? Are they in too many activities?
Do we pray enough with them?
Do they have too many toys?Read More