Before I continue our story I want to share more on how you can help. In the last few years between NICU, RSV/Adenovirus/Pneumonia stay, and this most recent round of hospital time, it has occurred to me most people don't know how to help. Most people ask "Let me know if I can do anything", … Continue reading My Guide to Helping Families with a Child in the Hospital
After part one I got a lot of messages! Thank you so much everyone. Many of you stated you hoped things didn’t get worse. Well, from where I sit they didn’t... We finally got to our MRI slot. I dreaded this. I was scared. I had been holding it together all day and I did … Continue reading Not Again…Part 2
A little late for Black Friday and Shop Local Saturday - but just in time for Cyber week. I mean that is what last minute means for holiday shopping right?
We didn't fall off the face of the earth...but we did find ourselves living in the hospital again.
Socks! I love Swiftwick. They keep they feet dry better than any others I’ve ever tried. They have wool and non wool. My favorite are the Aspire in the 2 (https://amzn.to/2EjZKZg) height to keep debris out but not be too tall. The Hikers are my favorite wool ones. Baby booties! I found these on Amazon … Continue reading Last minute Hiking Mom and Baby Wish List (2018 list)
Once upon a time I said I was going to write a book on overcoming excuses (particularly around living a healthy lifestyle). Well that never really happened. I did however write this mini chapter on the age old excuse of not having time, so I figured I'd share it with you. Nobody is too busy; … Continue reading So You Don’t Have Time?
Once upon a time I used to hike with a big digital SLR camera. Then I downgraded to a little pocket Sony, which I still use on long trips, but now I just use my phone. Unless you’re a photographer, or photography is seriously your thing, there is very little reason to carry a big … Continue reading Cameras and Hiking – My Thoughts and Recommendations (repost from old page)