Tag: Surgery

A Community Helps

Nearing the end (hopefully), I can't stop thinking about all of the things that have helped and hurt us along the way on our hip journey. Foam wedge- helped. Bean bag chair- helped. Trying rice cereal for the first time days before surgery- hurt. Traveling anywhere- really hurt. The thing that helped me the most, … Continue reading A Community Helps

The Good News

I know many have been waiting on the edge of their seats to hear what happened next when Stella woke up from her surgery. Not sure if it's against blogging customs but I'll go ahead and tell you why the wait. I had nothing good to say. Up until just a few days ago, there … Continue reading The Good News

We Left. She Stayed.

What do you do while your child is under general anesthesia having surgery? You blog about it. 4:00 a.m. the alarms went off. Not surprisingly, I was already awake. Though it didn't seem natural. It was still dark out, baby monitor was silent, and hubby was snoring. On a typical Saturday morning, we'd all be … Continue reading We Left. She Stayed.