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Kieran's Scar

So here we are, 5 weeks removed from Kieran’s surgery. This is Eric writing. Yesterday, we took him to his follow-up appointment with his cardiologist Dr. 1,421 more words

The Exaustion of being Brave

So here is the hard truth, the one that I think sometimes people don’t say. Being brave, having miracle moments, beating the odds, overcoming a traumatic situation are quite possibly the most exhausting moments of your life…ahem…I’m exhausted. 707 more words

Congenital Heart Defect

Pediatric Cardiologist to the Rescue

Sitting on the firm blue and green couch, the office-sized furniture barely fits both Jason and me. The pediatric cardiologist sent us across the hall after an hour-long echocardiogram. 403 more words


It takes 30 days to break a habit

I’ve read that it takes 30 days to break a habit. Travis was told that he is supposed to stop drinking. Where we live though, thats pretty much the only thing there is to do. 128 more words


Our Appointment with the Genetic Counsellor

Months ago, an artist friend of mine was making pendants out of antique knives and spoons, and I just had to order one for DW’s birthday. 621 more words

Pregnancy 2015

21: How am I feeling?

My stock answer these days is tired, but I do have a range which also includes drained, worn-out and downright exhausted. My peaks are more molehills than mountains and my troughs more like ocean trenches. 240 more words

Heart Valve Disease



That within you which seeks Union.  The inspired energy that vibrates beneath

each heartbeat

and can do no harm.

Your true self that is never sick, wrong, unforgiving or separate. 1,983 more words

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