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Tina

I am a stay at home mom of two beautiful girls. I have a background as a Physical Therapist Assistant, but stopped working to stay at home with my girls after my youngest was born. Since then, I've been living in the world of congenital heart defects after my youngest daughter was diagnosed with... Full Bio
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Frustration... again:0( by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Okay, so I know I've again become a blogging slacker. Guess having anywhere from one to 4 extra kids in the house everyday takes up so much more of my time! (and my mind; ... Read on »
We are scheduled... by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health I feel so out of practice. Vaeh's cardiologist's office called yesterday when I wasn't at home, so I called back to schedule today. I had been praying that we would be ab ... Read on »
Upcoming... by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health So we returned for Vaeh's follow up visit with Dr. Butto yesterday. She was first on the list, so we buzzed right in & right through, until we had to wait for Meghan ;0) ... Read on »
Winter Fun! by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Isn't she just adorable?! Okay, okay. So I'm a very biased opinion here - LoL! This photo is from a couple of weeks ago when the kids had a snow day on a Friday ... Read on »
Milestones by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health When it comes to kids, there are so many milestones. There are the 'typical' ones that all parents look forward to: the first smile, sitting up, pulling up to stand, walk ... Read on »
Nerves by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Usually I don't get too nervous when it comes to Vaeh's appointments. I don't really remember being any bit nervous with her last appointment back in November. Its just b ... Read on »
Junkies by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health So, my hope for going through the winter unscathed by illness was dashed last weekend. Miss Vaeh had been coughing a bit, but nothing out of the ordinary. Considering the ... Read on »
Okay, lets try this again... by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health So I am horrible. That's an undisputed fact! The reason I am horrible.... its been two months & 3 days since I last posted. No, I didn't fall off the face of the earth. N ... Read on »
Geesh by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Yep, its official. I am a MAJOR slacker! I know, I know... there's no excuse, sorry :0). I guess I've just been in a funk when it comes to blogging. Its the only explanat ... Read on »
Beautiful Dancer! by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Kids grow up way too fast. That reality hit me smack dab in the nose this weekend. Even thought Gabie has been in kindergarten, & even Vaeh in pre-school one day a w ... Read on »
Vaeh's IEP by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health We had Miss Vaeh's IEP this morning, & it went well! Someone will be going to preschool 4 days a week next year, & getting some time with the PT once a week! Oh, & she'll ... Read on »
Wow. by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Where to begin? I know that this is the longest I've gone without posting since I began this blog. Time seems to have gotten away from me. Life has taken over... in a goo ... Read on »
Redonkulous by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health "Redonkulous." That's the only way I can describe my lack of blogging lately. Can you tell that the girls have been watching "Bolt" lately? Vaeh's been going around sayin ... Read on »
Good visit:0) by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Monday's visit with Dr. Butto went pretty good. Vaeh couldn't wait to "see Dr. Butto!" But actually I think she was much more excited to see the echo room... & her bestest f ... Read on »
Quick note... by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health We are headed to the cardiologist's office this morning for Vaeh's appointment. Nothing out of the ordinary, just a regularly scheduled appointment. Just the same, I'm a ... Read on »
Prayers for Miss Emma by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health This is one of our "heart" friends, Miss Emma. She & her Momma - Wendy, have been a big support to us along our journey through this CHD world. When I was checking ... Read on »
I'm terrible :0( by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health I'm such a slacker here lately! There's been so much going on & I've really put this blog on the back burner. I have tried to post a couple of times, but for some reason it ... Read on »
One year ago... by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health I can hardly believe it. After Nevaeh was born, I was so unsure of many things. Will she live? Will she see her first birthday? Second, third? Will she be able to do "nor ... Read on »
Meet Maddi:0) by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health There is a little girl I'd like to introduce to you all. She is a precious little girl, who is part of our little "club", which is how I met her & her Momma. Meet Maddi.. ... Read on »
Stuffies:0( by Tina Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health This really stinks. Up to this point, Miss V has been having a fairly good year as far as not being sick. That all changed this past Thursday night/Friday morning. She ... Read on »