Since Hailey was in the NICU, while there were days I was feeling sorry for myself, there were also days where I was truly feeling sorry for the other mammas there. After going through the kind of pain that I did, I decided I wanted to do something for them! I went to our Relief… Continue reading NICU Kits
Lately it seems like our family has been in a real slump as far as food goes. We eat basically the same stuff over and over. When we got married, Jon and I got a whole bunch of cook books, and some recipes handed down from my family. One night, I wasn't paying close enough… Continue reading Cooking with the Goodsell’s: Sloppy Joe Tacos
We were finally able to bless our sweet Hailey!! In our church it is important to Bless a child, and give them a name and a blessing. We decided it would be best to get that done before the Holiday season came. Here are few fun pictures!! (Special thanks to Grandma Jean and Grandpa Bill… Continue reading Blessing Day!
I have really struggled the past couple of days to find the words to put in this post. Every time I start to write, I just start bawling, granted I have been doing a lot of that the last couple of days. So rather than diving right in to our doctors appointment we had on… Continue reading Hailey’s Latest Update
We had a great, emotional, exhausting couple of days! For starters, Hailey was scheduled to have surgery on the 11th to have a brand new G-tube placed. The days before, as we were getting ready I noticed that my hip was still hurting really bad. So we went back to my doctor who gave me… Continue reading G-tube Surgery!!!
Whew! The craziness continues! My surgery went really well. I found myself re-living a lot of the things we went through when I had the emergency c-section six months ago. It was very scary to have the doctors talking about anesthesia, and then just remember the last time I was put under. Thankfully my hip… Continue reading Life is just Crazy for us, and We have Accepted it.
Hailey and I seem to just be in the weirdest funk. Have you ever felt like there was this big black cloud hanging over you? Lately that is how life has felt. It feels like with every good thing that happens, a bad thing follows. The latest bit of bad that has happened is almost… Continue reading Being Thankful for Trials