Monthly Archives: May 2013

So Thankful: An Update on Elia

Two weeks ago today we took Elia to the pediatric dermatologist and everything changed. That is, everything except our sweet, beautiful, brave Elia. Since being diagnosed with Juvenile Dermatomyositis (JDM) she has been poked, cut, examined, starved, medicated and put through … Continue reading

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We Have Always Known She Was 1 In A Million

This will be the hardest post I have ever written. Why? Because our baby girl’s health is in question and we are heartbroken. Let’s back up. Around St. Patrick’s Day Elia had a mysterious rash appear on her knuckles. At … Continue reading

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Teacher Appreciation Week: Free Printables

Our resident ‘crafty mom,’ Amber Miller, has done it again! She’s created TWO super easy projects that you can recreate and send with your lovelies for Teacher Appreciation Week, which just so happens to kick off today. Did this exist when … Continue reading

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Minted Giveaway: Enter for a Chance to WIN

TGIF—and stuff! I’m in such a good mood today for so many reasons. First, it’s Friday but we’ve already established that. Secondly, we’re missing out on the ridiculous snow that’s covering Kansas City. Sorry, KC friends, it’s total nonsense and … Continue reading

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Family Friendly Fun at the Terre Haute Childrens Museum

Recently we ventured out on a road trip to visit my husband’s family in Ohio and introduce them to our newest addition, our baby boy Zavier. We made a planned stop for the night in Terre Haute, Indiana and surprised … Continue reading

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Busy Birthing and Burping a Baby

How-dee-do! Long time no blog. Our little man and his big sister have kept us very busy the last few weeks so my blog has been pretty quiet. My fellow mommy bloggers can probably relate to the well-intended posts sitting … Continue reading

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