Darkness of loss. Uncertainty of a sudden, traumatic medical situation. Unexpected but impending financial ruin. Continue reading
I have a special child. He’s been special since before he was even born. He was the one who decided to start labor at 35 weeks 6 days. He was the one who decided to have respiratory distress. He was the one who decided to stay in the NICU for 5 days. He’s the one who has severe eczema. Continue reading
I was sleeping so peacefully. Continue reading
Today, my new routine got thrown for a loop. I am trying to eat every 2 hours to keep from feeling hungry. I had a job interview and a therapy appointment. Between the two of them, I totally missed my afternoon snacks. I felt it. Continue reading
There’s a cute graphic that says, “The scale can only give you a numerical reflection of your relationship with gravity. That’s it.” Continue reading
As we approach the end of 2016, I’m evaluating my personal goals for 2017. At the top of those goals, I desire a healthier version of myself.
After losing our daughter, I still have some pregnancy weight on me. I’ve been told not to expect any real losses weight-wise until my hormones even out. Continue reading