Dad Jokes, Future Fashion Dilemmas, and a Follow-Up Appointment with Plastics

In hindsight, it may not have been the wisest decision to schedule Cade’s immunizations the day before his follow-up appointment with the pediatric plastic surgeon. Getting out the door for a morning appointment is hard enough on a normal day. Getting out the door with a crabby two-month old with a slight fever who is … Continue reading Dad Jokes, Future Fashion Dilemmas, and a Follow-Up Appointment with Plastics

The Hand (and Foot) We’re Dealt – Our Birth Story and the Discovery of Cade’s Lucky Fins (Plural!)

Sunday, September 15 9:30 pm “This is the first night that we are going to sleep and I am not confident that we are going to make our due date.” This is what I said to Lyndon three and a half hours before my labour began. Call it mother’s intuition? Because there were no glaringly … Continue reading The Hand (and Foot) We’re Dealt – Our Birth Story and the Discovery of Cade’s Lucky Fins (Plural!)

Part VI – Breech Babies and Finger Bones: An Introduction to the World of Plastic Surgery

“Ugggghhhhhhh… my hips hurt… my legs hurt… gaaahhhh I slept soooo bad last night.” That’s what Lyndon woke up to last Thursday morning. Lucky man. I moved my pillow mountain, rolled over dramatically (to ensure that he understood the seriousness of my plight) and grabbed my phone. A missed call and voicemail from a Saskatoon … Continue reading Part VI – Breech Babies and Finger Bones: An Introduction to the World of Plastic Surgery