https://foto-app.appspot.com/app/foto/inst/875282209255453?noFb=1 What does love mean to you? In the spirit of the “Walk for Love” show us what love means to you! Photo inspirations can be anything from a cup of coffee to a child playing outside. For us, love is cutting off Joshua’s cast and embracing him cast free for the first time in 12 weeks. Love is knowing he will… Continue reading September Photo Contest!!
I never did like math. Growing up I avoided it at all cost. In college I thought statistics was fun, and with my career as a nurse I use math to calculate medications and dosages. However Joshua’s numbers I do not like. I (like many parents with children who have Progressive Infantile Scoliosis) worry about… Continue reading Numbers
I hold you my little body next to me You look into my eyes and I can hardly breathe I know what is going to happen next We place the mask on your face Pushing it off, anesthesia you do not embrace I hold your hand As you slip away And this I pray… They bring… Continue reading My thoughts on the operating room
I wrote this paragraph below the day before we went down for Joshua’s 9th Mehta Cast. I am only posting this now because we were trying to fit the entire summer of water and sand into 3 days. Plus my heart and mind were preoccupied with the roller coaster of emotions; excitement, happiness, and joy,… Continue reading Memories for summer, memories for life
Plaster and fiberglass, two words I never thought would have an impact on my life as much as they do. I am a part time RN and I am a full time mom and wife who homeschools our two beautiful children. Since I have two kids (one about to enter kindergarten and the other still… Continue reading Plaster and fiberglass
Happy New Year to you and your family! We had a wonderful Christmas and New Year, blessed by family and friends! 2016 was the hardest year for me probably thus far in my life….physically spiritually, and emotionally… everything from lack of sleep through trusting God’s plan for our son. Last December JJ went from a… Continue reading Year in review
This year we are thankful for so many things… God’s love and blessings in our life through amazing friends and family and two beautiful healthy children who love singing praises to God together! It was one year ago we had gotten our results of Joshua’s last x-ray through Lehigh Valley Orthopedics recommending us to… Continue reading Thankful
Some weeks I feel like I’m on a rollercoaster just what I’m feeling positive and uplifted I start going downhill feeling frustrated and emotional lately feeling emotional, I can control on the outside what I say and do but I’m emotional wreck on the inside it’s not that I doubt God’s plan or trust… Continue reading “Just be held”