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Faith Through the Fires

We returned from Denver on Friday. My sweet little warrior successfully completed her 15th procedure on June 17, 2015. It was a rough one, and that is putting it lightly. For the 15th time, I carried my little Smileybug back to an OR, saw the fear in her eyes as she knew what was happening,… Read more »

Oh My How a Year Can Fly By

I can’t believe it has been almost a year since my last blog post. It honestly feels like it has been a few months. When I looked at the date of my last blog, I felt so slack. The truth is that the last year has been one of the hardest in my entire life…. Read more »

Preparing for the Unknown

Abigail’s 8th procedure is complete. We returned from Denver on Sunday. It was another whirlwind of a trip. Abigail did extremely well with this procedure as she has with the last 2. It was a relief. Every time she has a procedure done, I worry that this will be the one that she has complications… Read more »

The Journey Through Another’s Eyes

We just returned from Colorado. Abigail’s 7th procedure is now behind us and the 8th is quickly approaching. Due to me being in the hospital a few days before leaving for Denver, a dear friend of mine bought a plane ticket and joined Abi and I on our journey. Heather Olson was a Godsend. Being… Read more »

Beginning the Journey

One week from tomorrow, we will be headed to Denver again for Abigail’s 7th procedure since we started our journey just over a year ago. On one hand, it feels like this has been ongoing for years and on the other, it feels like we started it all yesterday. This will be the first time… Read more »

The Path

I’m not a writer and I’ve never written a blog. The only way I know to get started with this is to simply tell our story and write from the heart. Maybe I will get better with time 🙂 I’m sure that you have read Abigail’s story in the “Her Story” section of this page. Abigail… Read more »