For those of you who have been keeping up with Hailey, and everything going on with her, You will know that in January she was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. When we got that diagnosis we weren't very surprised. In fact, we expected it. It was still a painful blow nonetheless. It was something painful, but… Continue reading Spastic Quadriplegic Cerebral Palsy
Have you ever had one of those days where you feel this burning desire for chocolate? I have the occasional day where I crave carbs (because duh, carbs!!) and chocolate and all things sweet. Literally typing this is making me so hungry. It probably doesn't help that I am also fasting right now, while writing… Continue reading Cooking with the Goodsells: Andes Mint Brownies
Have you ever found a recipe that sounds absolutely amazing, made it, and were totally surprised? That is what happened with this recipe, though not for the reason you might think. I was going through my recipe book, trying to find a new recipe to try, and to add to my personal recipe book that… Continue reading Cooking with the Goodsell’s: Shrimp Stir fry
For a long time I have struggled with my weight. Jon has always been so good at exercising, not to mention he has the whole tall and skinny thing going for him. After having Our oldest, I started going to the gym regularly, working with a trainer there, and I got I. A meal plan.… Continue reading New Year, New me (I know, that sounds so cliché!)
As I discussed in my last post, we seem to have one thing, after another, after another hit our family. Yet still we persevere. For the last little while, so like, the last ten months, Jackson has decided to quit sleeping. He wouldn't sleep at all. We would put him to bed, and he would… Continue reading Tonsils!
If you have kept up with Hailey's journey, then you may recall that Hailey was diagnosed with CVI, or Cortical Vision impairment. We have been doing vision therapy at home, and meeting with a specialist once a month. We were finally able to get into a doctor about half an hour away from where we… Continue reading Sink or Swim
As part of our new years resolutions, Jon and I decided that we wanted to try to eat healthier. Make better meal choices, snack less, drink less soda, the whole shabang! I decided that means cooking a little healthier too, obviously. So I started looking for yummy, healthy recipes. This particular recipe is not necessarily… Continue reading Cooking with the Goodsells: Garlic Lemon Salmon