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Where did I go?

As you may have noticed, my entries on this blog have slowed to a trickle.  Most of my inspiration for this content was driven by medical emergencies which have blissfully become less and less frequent (knock on wood). I still … Continue reading

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#25 Comes and Goes

Last night, Madison had her 25th brain surgery. Here’s what happened. For about the last three weeks, Madison has been complaining of occasional headaches. This also coincided with the spike in Summer temperatures, so we weren’t sure if she was … Continue reading

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Back home

Madison is back home, about 40 hours after she first checked into ER.  Her mood tends to fluctuate and she didn’t eat a great dinner, but we’re hoping it’s just recovery from what was an otherwise successful surgery.  The kids … Continue reading

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24

Saturday brought the surprise of Madison’s 24th surgery.  She had been doing just fine until she woke up Saturday morning.  She drank a little bit of water upon waking but wouldn’t eat or drink anything after that.  She was cranky … Continue reading

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#23, but it was a fast #23

So, what did you do this weekend?  Nice dinner out?  Mowed the lawn?  Watched some college football?  We didn’t.  This weekend brought surgery #23 for Madison.  Admittedly, with triplet two-year olds, we wouldn’t be doing any of the aforementioned activities … Continue reading

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Home

Madison was discharged this afternoon, and we’re home again.  She’s pretty tired and was begging to go to bed (how often does a 2 year old do that?).  We’re assuming she’s just worn down (like the rest of us) and … Continue reading

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Doing Well

Madison is doing well this morning.  She had a comfortable night and is now playing in the recliner in her room.  The doctors think she looks well enough to go home as early as this afternoon assuming this keeps up.  … Continue reading

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