Niko update

100 years ago we didn’t have penicillin (in fact, it wasn’t discovered until 1928, and wasn’t used to treat infections until 1942!). There were so many more things to fear back then. Just think of how many times you’ve taken antibiotics in your life, and felt better soon after. And what if instead of doing … [Read more…]

Baby faves of 2015

In an effort to focus on the positive, I’d like to do a mini series of the best things from 2015. And adding in an element of good old shopping therapy – let’s look at the best “stuff”! And today that will be my favorite baby stuff!   Cloud B Sleep Sheep. I’m not sure … [Read more…]

Monday update

Last week was a blur – with things getting back on track after the holidays. We’re in a “calm before scans” period right now, and they are inevitably getting closer and the nerves are starting to build… But today – I took Niko to the play cafe we used to go to on occasion. I’ve … [Read more…]

Monday update

Happy New Year! I wish I could say that last year has flown by or been great, but… It hasn’t really. And it’s looking like this one will be a bit intense with Niko’s treatment lasting through at least August. But – I was focusing on baby steps with him getting better and it is … [Read more…]

Stories of kindness

The one thing I find myself saying the most since our whole diagnosis is not “why me” or “it sucks”, it’s “thank you”. People have been so remarkable and amazing. I don’t even know of ways to adequately express my appreciation. I was hoping to give each story an individual post, though that would still … [Read more…]