A Special Needs Journey

Our Family’s Story – Part 4 – 18-24 Months

July 13, 2019
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genetic disorder diagnosis

This post is part 4 in a series of posts describing our family’s story. In part 1, I shared the beginning of our pediatric medical adventures with our son’s lesion on his chest, multiple rounds of testing, and eventual diagnosis of Langerhans cell histiocytosis. Part 2 describes M’s birth and…

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Our Family’s Story – Part 3 – 6-18 Months

July 3, 2019
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special needs whirlwind

In a series of posts, I’ve been sharing our family’s story from the past few years. The story began in 2016 with a medical adventure with our son and the toll it took on our family as we were preparing to welcome baby #3. In part 2, I explored M’s…

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Our Family’s Story – Part 2 – 0-6 Months

June 8, 2019
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special needs infancy

This is Part 2 of a series sharing our family’s special needs journey so far. In Part 1, I described the events leading up to M’s birth – our son’s medical scare and eventual diagnosis of Langerhans cell histiocytosis, the toll that took on the family, and the crisis point…

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Our Family’s Story – Part 1 – Pregnancy and Birth

May 31, 2019
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our special needs story

When wave after wave of trauma takes over your life, it can take time to put into words what has happened and why it was so difficult. I am fully aware that our story is not as difficult as the stories of some others, but our experience has been nonetheless…

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