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Long Time No Blogging
Monday, March 05, 2018      4 comments

Hi everyone! So you haven't heard from me in a very long time. It's been like 16 months. So here's a break-down of those 16 months. November 2016 - my sister was diagnosed with leukemia. December 2016 - I started a new job (which I LOVE) ... Read more
Best Day This Week
Thursday, November 17, 2016      1 comments

The threshold for a good day has changed. Under normal circumstances, I don't know if today qualifies as a good one necessarily. Some of the genetic test... Read more
Long Day
Wednesday, November 16, 2016      0 comments

I don't work Wednesdays so I went with my dad and cousin (more like sister, not by blood, but by love) to see Jenny down at The James. She seemed in good spirits, but got hangry. She had to fast after midnight. She had dinner at 6:30 and a light... Read more
Diagnosis Confirmed
Tuesday, November 15, 2016      1 comments

We were hoping for different news. It sucks but it's real. My sister has acute myeloid leukemia. I don't know what to think yet. I'm dealing by staying b... Read more
Words Nobody Wants to Hear
Monday, November 14, 2016      1 comments

There are certain words nobody ever wants to hear. One of them is along the lines of "we think you have leukemia." My sister heard these words last Frida... Read more
Thursday, March 03, 2016      0 comments

The week is almost over and most of the major problems of the... Read more
Swimming Through Cement and Good Hair
Wednesday, March 02, 2016      1 comments

So today is an improvement over yesterday. All the same crap is happening but the end to the crap (at least for now) seems to be in sight. At least I have dealt with most of the issues thus far as of today. My husband's car goes into the shop to... Read more
A long 11 days or so...
Tuesday, March 01, 2016      3 comments

Well baby Ethan is home and well as of Saturday. Apparently t... Read more
Saturday, February 27, 2016      1 comments

My nephew is home and on the mend. All of his cultures came back negative so those three days of three antibiotics did the trick. His color has improved,... Read more
Update and prayer request
Thursday, February 25, 2016      3 comments

So an update on my nephew. EJ has jaundice, which we already knew. Bloodwork had revealed he has a bacterial infection (neonatal sepsis I believe). He is... Read more
Prayers for little man
Wednesday, February 24, 2016      9 comments

My beautiful nephew has only been home since Monday afternoon and already he's back at the hospital. His mild jaundice (super common, especially for babi... Read more
Long day. Long weekend.
Saturday, February 20, 2016      0 comments

The hours at the hospital wore me down. I stopped by briefly to visit my nephew and his mommy and daddy,. I got to see EJ in the nursery for a little bit... Read more
Proud Aunt
Saturday, February 20, 2016      8 comments

Today my sister-in-law brought a beautiful baby boy into the world. Ethan James is absolutely perfect and I couldn't be happier to be his aunt. When I sa... Read more
Tough(ish) weekend
Wednesday, September 09, 2015      1 comments

Since I am currently unemployed and my husband works retail, weekends in my house aren't quite weekends. Usually there is little difference between a weekday routine and menu and a weekend routine and menu. Usually. This past weekend, however, ... Read more
So many thoughts
Wednesday, September 02, 2015      3 comments

I find it difficult sometimes to balance all the feelings of having no control and doing the things I CAN control. I lost my job in May and in some ways it's helped my health. I don't eat out nearly as often and must cook most of my meals for ma... Read more

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