Monthly Archives: July 2011

5 months.

“In the book of life, the answers aren’t in the back.” ~Charlie Brown The last two weeks have been pretty challenging but there isn’t much that stops me from moving. Perhaps this past Friday was a full moon or the days all the planets were aligned and everything was meant to be chaotic. Yes, everything. […]

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Last weekend I met with Carla’s family to finally meet their baby girl, Isabella. You may recall that last month I took Carla’s maternity photos. So we’ve all been anxiously awaiting this sweet little girl. It’s always a treat when families are so excited that they’re calling me from the hospital and ready to do […]

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Thanks to spina bifida…

“What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others.” ~Percicles When I first learned Chance had spina bifida I recall thinking it was some awful curse. Like the worst thing in the world that could possibly happen to me and to my family. […]

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July 22, 2011 - 10:30 am

Colleen - Thanks, Amanda, for the sweet words, and the wonderful photos!

July 22, 2011 - 11:08 am

Cassie McLelland - So jealous! I would love to have been there, too bad I live in Texas. Beautiful photos by the way.

July 23, 2011 - 1:30 pm

Laura Tellado - AMAZING post. Mami cried reading it.

You can ALWAYS count on me for support, and I hope to be there for you and your family as Chance grows up to be an intelligent, HANDSOME, independent, compassionate boy. I love him so much. And you. <3

July 25, 2011 - 4:08 pm

Lora - There’s nothing better than getting together with others who “get it”.

One year ago.

“One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure its worth watching.” ~ Unknown A year ago today I learned we were expecting our little guy Chance.  After all I had been through the year prior and the many years prior to the kids being born, I admit it certainly felt like a […]

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July 17, 2011 - 9:21 pm

Rachel Alberty - I’m sure there are many more blessings to come from your little chance! I would love to talk to you In person sometime, I have been through a lot this year with my second pregnancy.

1st Fundraiser for Team Chance!

I’m excited to announce that we’ve received some awesome support from the California Pizza Kitchen to help raise funds for Chance’s team for the Spina Bifida Association of Central Florida! I just received confirmation that they will host Chance’s 1st fundraising event and you all are invited! So here’s the deal, if you go the […]

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