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- 365 Days of Kidneys
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- Gage's liver
- Gage's new kidney adventure
- General Family
- Getting My Craft On.
- Going Mental
- Good behavior doesn't come cheap
- Homespun Therapy
- Kidneys in general
- NaBloPoMo – A post a day!
- Nothing to do with kidneys
- Plugging SfSN site!
- Quinn's new kidney adventure
- Quinnlin's liver
- Raising special needs kids
- Spoken in the Mutant Family
- Story telling
- Tips for parents, families and friends
- What others take for granted
- Working through it.
Category Archives: Story telling
For the last nine years, we’ve sent Gage and Quinnlin off to our small neighborhood elementary school. This week marks the transition to middle school for our youngest, which means we give up the safe, nurturing environment of that special … Continue reading
I am not sure when I knew I’d get through some hard times with my marriage to Julian intact but I am sure I thought it would be when we said, “Yes” and “I do” in 1994, but it wasn’t. … Continue reading
On Friday I was in an ER room with my son, who now feels fine (I know!), he’s playing a game on his phone and holding a stuffed animal, which is what he does when we’re here. I was thinking … Continue reading
In what can only be described as Not Fair, Gage has decided to cancel his Spring Break Redo trip we had planned for the weekend. Over a month ago during spring break, Gage ended up in the children’s hospital in … Continue reading
Last Friday I traveled to New York and carried my bag off the plane to load them up in the car of a friend who lives there. Michele, co-coordinates the chapter that serves the ARPKD/CHF and Pediatric ADPKD population through the … Continue reading
Sometimes parenting a couple of kids who are immune compromised is something I don’t even think about, not really. Sometimes parenting a couple of kids who are immune compromised punches me in the face, as was the case in the … Continue reading
Six years ago today I was sitting on the bed with Gage, who was a little overwhelmed that he was about to be wheeled into surgery just minutes after we heard the words, “Her kidney is perfect!” from the team following … Continue reading
Seven or eight years ago my sister, who lives in Minnesota, knew a young woman who was moving to Georgia and wanted to introduce us to her as a potential babysitter for the kids. We loved her immediately. We called Kate … Continue reading
Seems an appropriate time for a list post because, well, it’s Sunday night. I can’t wait to see this documentary on an undiscovered street photographer. The story is about a guy who bought 100k negatives at an auction (under $400) … Continue reading