It has been a rough holiday season. But it has also been one filled with happiness and love too. When we were in the hospital last week we didn't know for sure when Seb would be coming home. I believed most certainly it would be in time for Christmas and even Christmas Eve. I wasn't… Continue reading Thank You
At the beginning of July we had Sebastian's check-up at the nutrition clinic where Seb sees many doctors in many departments. The good news was that he didn't lose any weight since his previous visit, 9 months prior. His body fat % is also at a good amount. The bad news was that he's not… Continue reading Blended.
When Sebastian was a baby he cried a lot and rarely slept during the day for longer than 20 minutes at a time. The only way I could take him out in the pram was if he was already asleep. He didn't like the first carrier/wrap either, unless he was asleep. We finally found the… Continue reading G-Tube Chronicles: Recovery Part 2, Feeding and Side Effects
We talked about the surgery with Sebastian in bits about a week before the surgery. Time is a difficult concept so we wanted to wait until we were close to surgery day, also in case anything happened that pushed the date forward. We talked about how he would have a tube in his tummy that… Continue reading Surgery Day
On Monday, January 14 at 11am, Sebastian went in for Gtube surgery. Ali put on the blue smock and matching net hat and carried him back to the room where he'd be put under general anesthetic. Curious George accompanied them. I know what it is like watching your child 'go under', I've done it a… Continue reading Feeling Blue
We went for Sunday Brunch at The Boiler House in The Distillery District. It was a rainy day but nice and cozy listening to live jazz and piling our plates with delicious food. I brought pancakes, coconut yogurt, jam and peanut butter for Seb, so he had his own special feast. Although I know he… Continue reading Looking Up
We made pancakes! Sebastian has been 'making' pancakes at school in their restaurant play area with his friends so we decided to make some real ones at home that we could eat. Ali documented our adventure so we could make a story slide show to share on the iPad with his friends at school. Be… Continue reading Seb Makes Pancakes