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Moms Shouldn’t Have to Do This!

We just finished our nightly medicine routine.  Which right now includes this: Abby is on Nupogen right now…which is administered by a shot.  Nupogen is a medicine meant [..]

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Thank You Local Media for Featuring My Daughter

Standard Examiner reporter, Jamie Lampros, featured a wonderful article about Abby and her heart defect.  You can read the article here, or you can read the same article [..]

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Finding A Balance Between Overprotecting and Responsible Parenting

Parenting any child is difficult.  Instinctively, I want to do all in my power to prevent pain, harm, or injury to my children.  I am naturally a mother [..]

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Abby’s Friends Helping Heal Her Heart

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Unexpected

I’ve said before that none of us on the road with congenital heart defects never really knows where this road might take us.  Life has been going on [..]

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Protecting the Broken Hearted

It seems as a parent of a child born with a broken heart, my field of vision is often confined to her heart defect.  When I look at [..]

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