Collagen

It has taken me a bit to sit down and write this update because I simply didn’t want to jinx it! Collagen went in 2 weeks ago this Friday. My initial reaction was good, as was Bob’s and the plastic surgeon. The collagen injection went well, the overall appearance of the rods was diminished drastically… Read More

We Cushion the Bulge

Collagen injections will be done this coming Friday, May 19th, at Riley Children’s Hospital. She will have to stay overnight for observations. I called Cincinnati Children’s hospital yesterday to discuss Bailynn’s nutrition levels looking from a Tuberous Sclerosis perspective. I had a great conversation with a nurse there. I have been more than a little… Read More

The Reaction

Bailynn has had some kind of pressure point irritation or allergic reaction on her back. I really believe it is due to the combination of adhesive bandaging (which she always has issue with), neosporin, and pressure on the new rods and their placement.  She now has large irritation points on her back right where the… Read More

The Appointment Opening

It never happens that we have a trip to Indy, to see one of Bai’s specialists, and another calls to see if we could perhaps come on that exact day too. No. It typically goes, I made Bai 2 appointments for the same day – woohoo!!! – and 2 days before said appointments, one doctor… Read More

Not just birds…freedom

Most everyone who hops on here realizes how much I enjoy drawing. I have many of my pieces featured here, on fb, and for sale in my Etsy Shop, but most of you don’t know how each and every piece I create has a story. Like most I seek inspiration for what to draw next.… Read More