Started with a birthday cake and ended at the ER

It was the day of Raphael’s first birthday party.  6:30 PM I was watching Raphael play while Mark went to the Pharmacy to get some medicine. He just drank 4 oz of milk, was super…

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Raphael’s first time at the ER

Marks sister came here to visit us and to support me fo 2 weeks while Mark was traveling for work. The only day he was in town we wanted to spend some time together and…

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10 Tips on keeping your Sanity as a Stay-at-Home Mom

I always wanted to be a Stay-at-Home mom – raising, teaching and watching my children do all their first steps. It sounds so perfect and dreamy but the reality is A LOT more complicated and…

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Why did Raphael wear a helmet?

When we went to Raphael’s 3 weeks appointment the doctor noticed a flat spot on the right side of the back of his head. The doctor ask Mark and me if he’d prefer to look…

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Sorry friends, we are having a baby!

“Wait until Raphael is born. You won’t have time for anything anymore!” That’s what everyone WITH kids told me. I was already annoyed of all the things people wanted to tell me about… how it’s…

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