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Giving Our Children Our Time

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement I spent the afternoon helping my daughter get ready for her preschoolers this week. I did not have this help as I grew up, and because I didn’t, it is my intention to help her as long as I am able to do so. She made some fall and Christmas play… Continue reading Giving Our Children Our Time

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Waiting In The Shadows

Waiting is the life of a mother. We wait for our kids to come along. We wait for them to be born. We wait for them to go to school. We wait for them to graduate from high school. We wait for them to graduate from college. We wait for them to get married. With… Continue reading Waiting In The Shadows

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Knowing You Are Important

Sometimes being a mom… is having to do the tough stuff when you don’t want to.  It is having to give your child 4 shots worth of infusions after she already experienced 40 shots in her head earlier in the day.  Sometimes it is showing up for them when you are so tired you can’t… Continue reading Knowing You Are Important

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Living My Real

A Day in The Life of Our Medical Journey Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement This is how I am starting my day again. Sitting in a doctor’s office parking lot. Today is a bit harder though. Today I could just sit here and weep as my daughter walks off by herself to go get 25-30 nerve… Continue reading Living My Real

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Breathe Through The Uncertainty

Credit: Home. Life. Encouragement Living The Everyday Life Episode 2 I don’t know about you, but we have had a months worth of Mondays all in one. We started the day out with my daughter struggling to be an adult today. Her computer crashed over the weekend, which to anyone who works from home or… Continue reading Breathe Through The Uncertainty

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Recognizing My Daughter Today

It is National Daughter's Day I am recognizing my sweet daughter for National Daughter’s Day. I love you Kiddo. Your heart is a sweet and gentle one. You are fun loving and I just love your sense of humor. You always know how to make me laugh at just the right times. God has special… Continue reading Recognizing My Daughter Today

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The Battle of Courage

Journaling JourneyIt is Friday night again and we are sitting here together as Kiddo does another week of IgG Infusions. This is not the best way for her to spend her Friday night, as most college students her age are out having fun, but doing it tonight is proving to be so much better for… Continue reading The Battle of Courage

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The Mother of Many Tasks

Journaling Journey  It has been a busy past two weeks. I found myself lost in the physical day to day and did not take the time to process any thoughts I may have had along the way.  I found myself not only being a nurse but found myself also being a motivator and a teacher… Continue reading The Mother of Many Tasks

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Sunday Summary

Journaling Journey Entry 4 We made it to church today which was a big deal since we have not been making it due to Kiddo's migraines. Unfortunately, she is now suffering with a headache and I am praying she is able to catch it and keep it from getting worse. She complained about having watery… Continue reading Sunday Summary