Sick Kids Hospital

The nurses at Sick Kids. Say this to the parents of children who have had extended stays at the hospital, and you’ll hear a lot of the same words. Kind, dedicated, loving, family. Aside from their unbelievable knowledge and abilities, these are the qualities that make nurses so very special. And so under appreciated. These … Continue reading Sick Kids Hospital

October 12, 2018 “The Gtube”

Big day today. Killian goes in for his gtube surgery early this am. A gtube is a feeding tube they goes directly into his stomach. This will allow us to remove the ngtube which has been going through his nose, into his stomach, since he was born. I really struggled with agreeing to this surgery. … Continue reading October 12, 2018 “The Gtube”

October 10, 2018

This morning, I was sitting with Killian, giving him his morning medications, and messaging with another mom on this floor. I came to a very strange realization. Absolutely no one can plan for something like this. No one deserves it. No one prepares for it. That being said, all the things that I’m doing and … Continue reading October 10, 2018

October 9, 2018 “Sick Kids Hospital”

Morning all. Not much news for Mr. Bean (haha). He’s been desatting (the oxygen in his blood has been dipping lower than they like) all night, and his breathing is a bit faster than they like. So they’ll be keeping an eye on that. There’s a little girl who’s been beside us since we got … Continue reading October 9, 2018 “Sick Kids Hospital”

October 7, 2018

Hey all. Hope you’re all enjoying your thanksgiving dinners!! Killian and I are snuggled up enjoying our evening. Big day in a funny way. I was able to take Killian for his first “walk” today. We can’t leave the floor, and I have to pull his IV pole with us, but either way it was … Continue reading October 7, 2018