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Family

On Holiday Traditions

Every Christmas that I’ve been a mom I’ve felt pressure to make it memorable and rich with traditions we would repeat every year. This I

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How Extra Are We? A Brief History of Our Parenting Journey

Often on Social Media I’ll have a new person encounter my profile and make assumptions about our family based on the most recent post I’ve

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Family

To Rosie, On Your Third Birthday

Dearest Rosie, Today you’re three years old and no matter how hard I try, I cant fight the memories I have of when we were

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Family

Weekly Meeting Breakdown

For a few months now, Andrew and I have made an effort to have a weekly meeting together to “touch base” and plan for the

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Deciding to Start a Business

I’ve had a long few months going back and forth about whether or not to take a chance on myself and begin a life of

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Six Ways Life Has Changed Since Adopting Our Son with Down Syndrome

Six Ways Life Has Changed Since Adopting Our Son with Down Syndrome  Six months ago we were blessed to bring home a vibrant, happy, sweet,

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Will Rosie Ever Eat by Mouth?

Will Rosie Ever Eat by Mouth? The challenges Rosie has had to overcome are very serious. From open heart surgery to an unexplained seizure disorder

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Family

What Does Rosie Eat?

What Does Rosie Eat? We joke all the time that Rosie has the healthiest diet of anyone in our house… but it’s NO JOKE! Rosie

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Why Does Rosie Have a G-Tube?

Why Does Rosie Have a G-Tube? This week being Feeding Tube Awareness Week, I wanted to do a series about our life with a G-Tube.

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Bringing Mom Shame into the Light

Bringing Mom Shame into the Light Let me rip off the emotional bandaid here: today my two-year-old daughter was fitted for her wheelchair and it

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