I had second thoughts about ever posting this. Jim and I talked about it. He agreed that it’s absolutely honest, but maybe too honest. We debated whether or not it… Read more Hope Snorts →
Tomorrow morning will be February 9, 2013. On February 9, 2005, at 7:00 am we were bringing Liam to preop for what we believed would be his last open heart… Read more Plan B →
Edited – 12/7/13 – If you’re going to invest the time to read this blog post, please also make time to read this one or read this one first because it’s more recent. In an effort to curb traffic for such an old post, I’m moving the original letter to the “What We Talk About” post. If you really want to read it, it’s an appendix to the good/new stuff.
Today is not only Valentine’s Day, but it is also Congenital Heart Defect Day. In honor of CHD and Heart Warriors everywhere, this month’s cause warrior HAD to be a… Read more February 2012: Cause Warrior Kristine Brite McCormick →
Those of you who have ever played a board game with me will not be surprised to hear that I’m a little bit, um how do you say it, oh yes . . . Competitive. I don’t like to win, I live to win. It’s usually just the winning I want, not the reward. I would have been a good cat, going for the kill and giving away the prize. Sigh . . . I’m odd. I know. I’m not so much an overachiever as the owner of a twisted… Read more It Takes a Heartland →