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My Christmas Tips

Last week I was quiet on social media and here because it was one of those weeks. It was the one year anniversary since Lilly's operation and I got a new niece at the end of the week. I chose to sit and reflect about where we were this time last year. Then at the end of… Continue reading My Christmas Tips

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Making Christmas Memories With Sick Kids

In media you will start to see movies, pictures and advertisements on what the perfect Christmas should look like. Today I am going to be quite frank to you I avoid them because they are a reminder of what doesn’t happen in my house. Some years I am lucky to even get a Christmas dinner… Continue reading Making Christmas Memories With Sick Kids

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Christmas Presents and Additional Needs

First I will say I am the kind of person who doesn’t usually talk about Christmas until December but this season I feel like I need to talk about Christmas as a Medical Momma. Christmas time can be a hard season for many reasons and when you through in some additional needs it can be… Continue reading Christmas Presents and Additional Needs

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Medical Momma: The Struggle Of Halloween

It's Halloween and I am going to get real with you about it. As a Mom of two children with additional needs Halloween is nerve racking. Scratch that, honestly all holidays are a walking time bomb with my children. Before kids, you know those days when you had theories about what your parenting would be… Continue reading Medical Momma: The Struggle Of Halloween

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Medical Momma; Our Journey With Adaptive Bikes

Four years ago when I first asked the question, "Could Lilly ride a bike?" I had no idea the journey we would take with the You Can Ride 2 Program. If you do not know what the You Can Ride 2 Program is it is a program in Edmonton, Alberta that loans out adaptive bikes… Continue reading Medical Momma; Our Journey With Adaptive Bikes

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Mom Of Boy: Embracing A-man

A few weeks ago in my post  A-man's And Sensory Processing Disorder I talked about how during the year off A-man was diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder. Once I had the diagnose I embraced it and that was when we saw a lot of positive changes. Issues like Potty Training, behaviour control and soothers became manageable.… Continue reading Mom Of Boy: Embracing A-man

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Bonding Over Makeup With My Daughter

On Facebook the TV show Speechless has a clip going around about their season premier that says "disability is no excuse." It literally made me stop because this is has been my slogan for a long time but truthfully I have been allowing my daughters disability get in the way of something...her love for make… Continue reading Bonding Over Makeup With My Daughter