1 week and 2 days post surgery

I dream of sleeping. I dream of laying on the ground hoping for sleep. I dream about how incredibly tired I am and I have not had massive surgery, so what does Bailynn dream about? Does she dream of operating rooms, fear, massive florescent lights and surgical masks? I have to wonder. I have to… Read More

The Bandage

Bob and I successfully removed Bailynn humongous bandage from her back today and with no tears shed! Really, it was from her hairline to her booty crack! Ridiculously huge! She did fabulously! Her back looks amazing. Even with a huge incision down it, it looks awesome. There is no swelling. There are no rods poking… Read More

Arwyn’s Birthday Party

In August we threw Arwyn an amazing Museum Inspired 10th Birthday Party. I got to design fun and unique graphics, stationary and signs – in Arwyn’s favorite color orange. I submitted Arwyn’s party and photos to the top party blog in the US, Hostess with the Mostess, and they chose it to be featured! Today it… Read More

A better week

Bailynn went from not sleeping, screaming, throwing up, not wanting to eat, to just fine. The magic potion? No more valium! Really! It seems the valium was just too much for her tummy and once it went away, she improved almost immediately. She still loathes her cast – I don’t blame her! Showers are a… Read More

A family loss and a much unwanted trip

This marks week 5. So Bailynn was trapped in the house for a little over 4 weeks before we decided to make a trip out, only because the skin has sealed back up. It has however not returned to it’s pre-swelling state. Bob and I cautiously took the girls and her to Qdoba and Sams last… Read More

Her Back and My Stress Relief gone live!

It’s Monday and we are now at 18 days in the bed. Her back does look better. The bit of flesh that seemed to be hanging out of the gapping hole in her back has went back inside. The skin looks like it could seal back closed, if it would stop leaking and now bleeding.… Read More