Three months ago I was diagnosed with severe RSHL (reverse slope/curve hearing loss). These last three months have been a whirlwind to say the least. I have learned a lot of things during this process, but the biggest thing I … Continue reading Dear Newly Diagnosed With Reverse Slope Hearing Loss
A few months ago I was diagnosed with severe hearing loss. Since then my life has been turned upside down with researching, doctors visits, and attempted hearing aids. The last time I updated, I had finished my hearing aid consult … Continue reading Reverse Slope Hearing Loss: Hearing Aid Journey
My best friend is about to have her second baby! We met through a mom’s website because both of our daughters were born in July 2015. I decided to send her family a care package and each member got a … Continue reading “Big Sister” Felt Quiet Book
These are the very first Valentines my daughter gave to her friends. She is only 1.5 years old so I did most (ok, all) of the work, but it is the thought the counts, right? These were really easy and … Continue reading “You Make My Heart Glow” Valentine
Even if Valentine’s Day was commercialized by the card, candy, and flower companies, I still enjoy celebrating love and obnoxious hearts/pink/red. That’s why I had so much fun making these Valentine’s Day decorations! Even though they took a little bit … Continue reading Yarn Valentine Decorations
I have a lot to be thankful for in my life, and one of them is the election of Donald Trump. Yesterday he became our 45th president. I have never grown so much as a person during such a … Continue reading Thank you, Donald Trump.
I have a confession. I need to clear the air. I have been living in secret for too long. I need people close to me to know so they can understand. I am tired of mentioning it to others and … Continue reading Santa isn’t coming.
“GOD, YOU’RE SO DEAF!” This is a common phrase my husband has said to me for years. Constantly I am shouting, “What!?” convinced the person is mumbling, the TV is too loud, the AC is drowning out their voice. He … Continue reading Diagnosis: Severe Hearing Loss
Ever wanted a T-shirt to say the perfect phrase, but couldn’t find what you wanted? Even online!? Well now you can create your own! It is pretty easy and long lasting. I have so far made 3 different shirts for … Continue reading DIY Stenciled T-Shirts
Like I hinted in my DIY Toddler Romper out of a T-Shirt, this year for Halloween I wanted to make a unicorn costume for my daughter. I know unicorns are super in right now (I mean, when are they not?) … Continue reading DIY No-Sew Unicorn Costume