Monthly Archives: October 2010

Get Used!

I don’t know what’s happening with this blog. Its just my random thoughts thrown at the computer, unfiltered, at full speed and its making an impact. Mothers are recommending it to other mothers, and stealing it to post on their … Continue reading

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Worldwide Day of Prayer!

Someone on facebook is holding a worldwide day of prayer for spina bifida children. Please join me in praying for these precious little lives at 12:00p.m., on Wednesday, October 20th from wherever you happen to be. Here’s what I’ll be … Continue reading

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Scars

I keep seeing quotes about scars lately, so I thought I’d talk about mine! I have one on my back, of course; one one my head and one on my chest, both from shunt surgery; one that goes almost the … Continue reading

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Help Me Pray

On the spina bifida support group I’m a part of, I see things that absolutely break my heart. In fact, heartbreak doesn’t even begin to describe what I see there. Its more like having your soul crushed to death by … Continue reading

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Things You Can Learn From an Infant

Angeliese was 8 days old the first time I held her. I had seen her the day she was born, but hadn’t gotten to hold her, because her back was still open and exposed. It wasn’t safe for me to … Continue reading

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Faces

At around 20 weeks gestation, a mother walks into the ob/gyn office anxiously waiting to hear if the little person she is carrying is a boy or a girl. She and the father are very excited! They feel like they’ve waited an … Continue reading

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Brussel sprouts are gross!

I’ve been asked by some dear friends to write something about living with spina bifida. As it turns out, that’s a lot harder than I thought it would be, and not for the reasons one would think. I know most … Continue reading

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You’re fired!

I didn’t think my writing career would start this way. Didn’t see it coming. It hit me right in the gut, HARD! Then I remembered who I am, and that I’m always protected by my Father. This is a turning point, … Continue reading

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