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Azaera

I have a son with Septo Optic Dysplasia or de Morsier's Syndrome. Just doing my best to give him every opportunity in life and all the love he can stand. I also love helping others! If you have any questions about blindness or hormone issues or if you need resources please ask!
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36 Weeks by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health So I had my OB appt today, from now on I have them every Wednesday until this little guy comes out of me. Let me tell you about my appointment. We got there about ten minut ... Read on »
Wrap by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Skyler and I trying out the new wrap! Despite the look on his face he actually really likes it. When I took him out of it he got really mad and started crying for "up" ... Read on »
Long Day, But Satisfying by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health So things have gotten better, or gone sideways a bit since I last posted. Skyler has gotten much better, though he puked today from choking on his waffle because the kid th ... Read on »
It Can Only Get Better Right? by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health It's been a while since I posted last. I haven't even opened my laptop in several days. I'm feeling pretty good about that. I've been working on a stress and relaxation wor ... Read on »
Happy Birthday to me by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Haha okay so technically it is past midnight now on the 27th, so my birthday is over. But it was a great day. Skyler said happy birthday to me last night at midnight (sound ... Read on »
34 Weeks (ish) by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health I'm as big as a house, and I'm definitely feeling it. Lately I haven't wanted to look in a mirror, let alone be in a picture, but I got up the courage today to put on m ... Read on »
Crochet & Commentary by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Things here are going good. I'm adjusting to not working. So far I've crocheted a new hat, a pair of slippers and two granny squares, that's just in the last two days. I fi ... Read on »
Down Syndrome: A Reason to Abort? by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Stories like this one annoy me.. http://www.cbc.ca/health/story/2011/01/12/down-syndrome-dna-blood-screening.html#socialcomments-submit I'm glad they're going to be ... Read on »
Language by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Today is January ninth. Just barely. It was this day two years ago that we finally got to bring home our (no longer brand new) baby after two months of being in a plastic b ... Read on »
Healthier Living by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health I've started this health thing over the last week. I read on the CBC news website that Canadians aren't as healthy as they think. I realized that I don't even do the minimu ... Read on »
31 Weeks by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Time is just flying by it seems. I've made it to 31 weeks as of today. Skyler was born at 31 weeks 5 days. I'm sure every pregnancy is different and hopefully this one will ... Read on »
Happy New Year! by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health It's 7pm here, so not quite new years yet, but I wanted to wish you all a happy new years before I forget. I hope 2011 is a year full of hope and dreams come true for every ... Read on »
Low Risk? Maybe Eventually by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health I had another OB appointment today, soon they will be every week. My blood work came back perfect, glucose and iron are right where they should be apparently. And my OB gav ... Read on »
The Cold That Doesn't End by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Hah! You're going to laugh at this one. Or not believe me at all, whichever. My horrible cold turned ear infection, spread from one ear to the other, and also into my eyes. ... Read on »
What Next? by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Remember my terrible cold? Well it's only gotten worse. It's reminded me that there are worse things than a sore throat such as ear infection. Now there is a pain I'd never ... Read on »
Winter Cold by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Ugh I have this terrible headcold. Worst of all it came prepackaged with a killer sore throat which is my most hated part of any cold. And my head is so unbelievably stuffe ... Read on »
Update by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health The OB today said I shouldn't worry too much that it's not uncommon for women to experience a strange feeling like their baby is having seizures. She thinks the baby is doin ... Read on »
It's Always Something.. by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health I know I try to keep things light around here and I'm usually rather positive, but it's 4am I've been up with Skyler since 2, and I think he may have possibly gone back to ... Read on »
Workshops Can Be Fun! by Azaera Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Good Morning Of course on the one day that I don't actually need to wake up at 7am I am awake at 6:30, so here I am writing a post since I can't seem to get back to slee ... Read on »