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Max has ear tubes now

After a series of tests, Max had quite a lot of fluid build up in his ears. So he went through the fairly painless procedure of getting ear tubes. I was amazed at how quick the procedure actually is. The

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Happy 1 Year Little Max

A year ago today was one of the worst and best days of my life. We came so close to losing Max during his crazy birth. I’ll never forget the moment when the doctor put Max on my belly and

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Welcome to Holland

During Max’s therapy session on Monday, the therapist stopped and asked me how I was doing with everything. I told her that I was doing surprisingly quite well. I seem to have settled into the acceptance of everything. She also

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We started with DNS for Max

When we learned that Max probably had Cerebral Palsy (CP) I made it my mission to learn about as many different techniques, therapies and treatment plans as I could. I knew there were a lot of programs and amazing results for

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Refrigerator Organization Update

Thought I’d give an update on my refrigerator organization. You’ll be happy to know that its STILL ORGANIZED! I really am quite surprised. I’m good at keeping things organized, but I have a toddler and a husband and they have

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Physical Therapy Eval today

Max had his physical therapy evaluation today. It went well. It was basically a meeting to get the therapist up to speed with where Max was at.  One of my favorite questions she asked was what do you think Max

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Its official – Max has Cerebral Palsy

If you’ve been reading my blog, then you know that we recently found out that our son, Max, has global developmental delays. Today, we went and saw a Neurologist. She confirmed everything that we thought, Max does indeed have Cerebral

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Max failed his hearing test again

Never thought I’d be so happy to find out that my son can’t hear. Why you might ask? Well, this means that there is a possibility that the reason he isn’t babbling correctly is because he can’t hear! Turns out,

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Merry Christmas – 2012

Well, Christmas is finally here. After a whirlwind of a month, we finally got into the Christmas spirit on the 23rd. We put up a tree, put up lights, hung our stockings and finally let the warmth of Christmas surround

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Simon Bloom Book Series

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I just came across a new series of books called “Simon Bloom” by author Michael Reisman. He just released his 3rd book in the installment! I read a review that compared them to Harry Potter and Hitchhiker’s Guide to the

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