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Priceless at the pool by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Just another reason I love UH and our awesome audiologists!!!      When we were at our mapping appointment today Thomas received this bracelet...which I am very excited a ... Read on »
Merry Christmas by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Its been quite some time since I've posted an update. I'm sitting on the couch with my two loves...we're watching ice age and talking. Tomorrow is Christmas Eve and ther ... Read on »
Where did summer go? by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness I absolutely can not believe that the first day of school is 2 days away. Our ( (somewhat) lazy, unscheduled days will be reserved for weekends and waking up early and ou ... Read on »
Happy mothers day by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Of all the things that I've done in my life, being a mom is my proudest accomplishment. As moms know there are times when you want to pull your out or scream ...maybe even s ... Read on »
Happy 6th birthday by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Happy birthday Thomas! I can't believe you are 6 yrs old already. The past few years have flown by. We are in a good place now. We have school under control ( and a ... Read on »
Uh oh by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Oh my goodness....I can't believe it's been sooooo long since I've blogged. Things are so "normal" .... It's nice! Thomas is doing well in school. He started Title 1 f ... Read on »
What I am Thankful for.... by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness The end of the 1st quarter was a couple weeks ago. We had Thomas' conference on Wednesday. I have to start off by saying that I love Thomas' teacher ~ she is an absolute pe ... Read on »
A Question ..... by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness I have a question to any CI Moms/Dads/recipients...has this ever happened to you or have you heard of it? On our way to school this morning Thomas says "Mom, God Ble ... Read on »
First day of Kindergarten by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Its a bit after 10am..Thomas has been in school for almost 2hrs now! We both did fine this morning! I cried when I got back to my car (and a little ... Read on »
Can't stop crying.... by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Nope, not Thomas ~ he's fine! ME! I actually have been holding it together quite well. Today we went to the science center and a tour of the huge Mather ship, we went t ... Read on »
Getting ready for Kindergarten by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness I can not believe we are a few days away from starting Kindergarten! We have his uniforms bought and new shoes waiting...I have not had him try anything on (yet). We've had ... Read on »
FAD 2011 by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Thomas and Senator Sherrod Brown...right after Thomas gave him one of his All-Star cards! Thomas waiting for our next meeting (I think with Bob ... Read on »
Family Advocacy Days by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness http://childrenshospitals.typepad.com/2011allstars/2011/07/meet-thomas-k-parma-oh.html This will be Thomas' card...like a baseball card that we can hand out to politici ... Read on »
Summer by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness We've been enjoying our summer. We try to work on academics a little bit everyday and I've been trying to prepare myself to go out and buy Thomas his school uniforms. I can' ... Read on »
Graduation by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Today is Thomas' last day of school! I can't believe the school year has gone by so quickly! I love Thomas' preschool...I loved it when Jonathan went there and I continue to ... Read on »
You heard that? by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Thomas had his Mapping appointment last week. His audiologist is great...very patient and listens to my every concern. I mentioned to her that Thomas has been periodically ... Read on »
ROCKSTAR by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness A few months ago we were asked if Thomas could be included in University Hospital's annual report...we haven't received a copy of it yet but this is the link to look at it o ... Read on »
Happy 5th Birthday Thomas!!! by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness I can't believe my baby will be 5 on Monday. It feels like just yesterday that we were preparing for "her" arrival (remember...we were told we were having a girl) ... Read on »
Re-evaluations. testing and assessments galore by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Poor Thomas has been through so much testing, re-testing and assessments in the past few weeks he has NOT been looking forward to going to his therapy sessions. Although mos ... Read on »
Decisions, decisions, decisions by Melissa .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Hearing Loss & Deafness Feb 23rd is Thomas' transition meeting. When we will meet with the "team" (school speech therapist, TOD, director, itinerant teacher and of course, us) to discus the testing ... Read on »