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It was our fifth day at Blank Children’s Hospital with our very sick son. Our baby boy had received excellent round-the-clock care, but my husband and I still hadn’t heard a definitive diagnosis to explain his illness. We were beyond exhausted, hadn’t slept well in days, were living off caffeine and junk food, and hadn’t […]
I know more about blood than I ever wanted to know. I’m not a hematologist, oncology nurse, or even a person who likes to read nonfiction. What I am, however, is a mother of a child who used more than his fair share of other people’s blood and blood products. In fact, my son is […]
This post is part 2 of 6 in the series How I Became a Mother. My husband and I shared 10 amazing years of marriage before we welcomed a child into our family. Our friends and family finally stopped asking when it was going to happen, and then, in July 2009, at age 31, I was honored to accept […]
We invite you to join us not only for this upcoming amazing family event, but to support something so important to our community families. Blank Children’s Hospital holds a sacred place in our hearts as our daughter, Clare was born at 29 weeks and Blank was home to us for her first 40 days! We know many […]