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A Lesson From Moana

            This past weekend I babysat for a couple of families. The kids were great and I always enjoy watching them. One of the things that the kids and I did this weekend was watch the movie Moana. 554 kata lagi


"Coming up for air ..."

Shortly after becoming a mother you’re internal instinct kicks in and all you are driven to do is protect your child. It’s overwhelming in the best way possible. 406 kata lagi

Keep Going

“You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face…You must do the thing you think you cannot do.”

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the moment we realized just how "normal" our daughter's disability has become to us

Today I took Etta to get her second filling in 5 short years of life. This is hard for me, because I didn’t get my first cavity until I was like 28. 421 kata lagi


Mommy & Daddy The Humble

Update: Benton is now a candidate for brain surgery. After his MRI today revealed that his Chiari Malformation – a side effect leftover from his Spina Bifida, where his brain stem is tethered, and therefore clogs his brain from draining fluid – is still very much intact. 1.188 kata lagi


Benton... With A Man Bun

August 21 at 4:47am ·

And we’re off! Another episode of The Benton Chronicles awaits! Seattle, here we come for eye exams and casting this morning. 63 kata lagi


Mommy & Daddy The Honest...

August 14 at 7:48pm · 

We fell asleep a couple of times on the road but we made it to Seattle 😫