Monthly Archives: October 2015

Thanks, Universe

I just read this from a post I wrote 3 years ago: What I really want, what I think would be amazing, is a job that would allow me to bring him with me while having a positive impact on … Continue reading

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OT, Zzz…

Wallace had his first OT session this morning! He really liked his therapist, Samantha, during the evaluation a couple weeks ago and was excited to play with her again. I’m hoping they can develop a good rapport like he had … Continue reading

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Trace Minerals: Week Three

This past week we switched to Concentrace brand. It tastes horrible, so it has been a process to work 10-20 drops into things we eat and drink. I also am starting to put a few drops in glasses of water. … Continue reading

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What We Eat 1

I’m hoping to make this a weekly post to share different recipes and foods we eat. Feeding a toddler can be near impossible and they are known for getting in food ruts and refusing old favorites while shunning anything new. … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Wonder

It is so easy as parents to be hard on ourselves and beat ourselves up. We have images in our heads of what parenting will look like and what we want to do and not do. These standards are impossible … Continue reading

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Celebration Time!

Wallace has gained two pounds in less than three weeks! Seventeen of those days he has taken trace minerals. This is not just a growth spurt. My hands and my muscles now have the numbers on the scale to back … Continue reading

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Trace Minerals: Week Two

We are almost out of the bottle of Now brand trace minerals that we started with. I decided to see what the other local store had in stock while we were near it Thursday. I picked up Concentrace and we … Continue reading

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I’m taking two online classes through the community college that I need in order to become an IBCLC. The school I wanted to go to for it lost their federal accreditation, so financial aid or federal student loans are no … Continue reading

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No, I’m not seeing someone new or even looking. I really don’t have the time, but I do have a lot of thoughts about it now. Even if I had the time to date, it would be highly unlikely I … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Take A Walk

A couple weeks ago, we started making walks around the neighborhood a regular thing. Once I had access to a car, we stopped walking as much and the hot summer didn’t help. It really started because someone on the other … Continue reading

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