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Simplicity Sunday – No such thing as “simple”

I am quickly coming to the conclusion that there really is no such thing as simple.  According to the Oxford Dictionary, simple is:  easily understood or done; presenting no difficulty.  Not much about my life seems easily understood or done.  Much about my life presents some difficulty.  But, I'm not sure this is all bad.… Continue reading Simplicity Sunday – No such thing as “simple”

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Tuesday Truth: Life in the ICU

This place is familiar, but also somewhat unknown.  I believe it is a safety mechanism in our brains that protects us from remembering the full experience of unpleasant places.  Here I sit in a CVICU room, something I've done for months of my precious daughter's seven years of life.  It all looks somewhat familiar.  The… Continue reading Tuesday Truth: Life in the ICU

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Six Word Saturday: Tired, but Happy – Post Hospital Weekend

We are home!  I am amazed that we actually made it home in the least amount of time they estimated - four days.  It was not an easy four days and I did not sleep well or comfortably the entire time.  So, I am exhausted.  Bean is the same.  In fact, she is napping as… Continue reading Six Word Saturday: Tired, but Happy – Post Hospital Weekend

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Six Word Saturday – Spring “Break”

Spring Break spent fixing broken heart. No...not THAT kind of broken heart.  My DD is having her pacemaker placed this week. Her sinus node is not working properly, so she is getting a pacemaker to make sure that if it decides to quit completely, there is something there to pick up the pieces and make… Continue reading Six Word Saturday – Spring “Break”