Tag: Caregiver Burnout



You won’t believe what he looked like

I think Emmett had a pretty good birthday. He had received his birthday gift early from us, but we had a special dinner tonight. We’re actually going to officially celebrate on Friday or Saturday.  We were going to go to Chuck E Cheeses, and use the guest passes we received after our horrible visit a …

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He’s happy so that all that matters. Right? 

My babies have arrived home from their grandparent’s house. It’s really nice to have them home again.  Emmett and Elliott are getting along pretty well, making the reunion even more awesome than it otherwise would have been. Gavin is pretty much Gavin.  He’s feeling pretty good, but is hold up in his bedroom, with his …

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Tough time sleeping

I had a really hard time sleeping last night. I think it was mostly allergies because I was really stuffy. Anyway, Lizze and I both slept in because we could. She’s off to class, and the boys should be home from their grandparent’s house any minute. As much as I need a break from the stress …

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Today is a very special day for Emmett 

On this day back in 2008, Mr. Emmett John was brought into this world, after a hard fought, very complicated pregnancy. He came early, just like Elliott.  I remember being terrified that something was going to be wrong, but for the most part, he was fully developed, happy and healthy. He came home on time …

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What do you think about this busy bee (Photography)

What do you think about this busy bee (Photography) This is the latest photo I was able to snag of a bumble bee, hard at work doing what bees do. What do you think of this shot?


Why we spent our down time feeling down 

We’ve had a really long day. It was a mixed bag of good and bad, but it was a day we survived. In fact, there were even some times we thrived. ☺  I mentioned in a previous post that Elliott and Emmett had me up for most of the night. As a result, I got …

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