Neurology, Trader Joe’s, and Hearing Back from Lekotek

Stephen has numbness in his thumb and three fingers (his pinky is unaffected) on his right hand so his orthopedic doctor sent him to see a neurologist on Wednesday. Unfortunately, he got poked and prodded a ton, and was quite uncomfortable while his nerves and muscles were being checked. We don’t know much from that … Continue reading Neurology, Trader Joe’s, and Hearing Back from Lekotek

The Dentist, Wisdom Teeth, and Walmart

Yesterday morning, I had a dental appointment. It was a catch-up appointment, for sure. With all the years of pregnancy and breastfeeding, I have not been able to have the work done on my teeth that I would have liked. Isabella is close to weaning (during the daytime, anyway) so I am looking at the … Continue reading The Dentist, Wisdom Teeth, and Walmart

Trader Joe’s and Applying for His First Job

Stephen went to therapy yesterday morning but once he was home, he took Samuel to buy Jumanji II at Walmart (and then came home to watch it) while I took the other kids to Trader Joe’s. Maggie and Joshua decided to dab for the photo I took of them in the produce section and then Joshua … Continue reading Trader Joe’s and Applying for His First Job

Hobby Lobby and the Pink Pig

Yesterday afternoon, Maggie and I went to Hobby Lobby with the little girls. They were both due for a nap so they fell asleep on the way. I only wanted Elizabeth to have thirty minutes but that was enough time for me to run into Kohl's and for Maggie run into TJ Maxx, in turn. … Continue reading Hobby Lobby and the Pink Pig

Christmas Present Ideas and Shopping

I did a little bit of Christmas shopping today. I ordered something called a Teeter Popper, which is a concave board with suction cups and handles that a child can sit or stand on and get some energy out. I bought it for Samuel but I'm sure Elizabeth will enjoy it, too. I also took … Continue reading Christmas Present Ideas and Shopping