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It’s been 8 years… 8 years since my last surgery.  8 years since I lost the last half of my thyroid. 8 years of waking up to a pill on my nightstand every morning. 8 years of life looking different. 8 years of deciding to live differently. I remember returning to college after taking 2…

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Everything is happening too fast… He’s getting way too big, too fast… laughing, almost rolling over… and definitely not the cuddle bug he was 10 weeks ago.  As much as I wanted him out of my arms every night and sleeping in his crib, I don’t think I was prepared for the independence that would…

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A little over a week ago Ryan and I had a knock down, drag out fight over nothing…  I was emotionally and physically exhausted from having to hold our son every night to get him to sleep.  The chiropractor said that he was seeing signs of stress in my back and arms from holding a 12lb…

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  • Jackie - Rachel! I am so glad you wrote this! I felt that way in the very beginning and learned trial and error is inevitable. And trust me on this, as Ian gets older and closer to the next milestone it will be more trial and error for what works for your family. You’re doing great and motherhood becomes even more rewarding.ReplyCancel

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