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A Hip and a Prayer

Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain. – Author Unknown To Walk or Not walk- that is the question I realized a long time ago that Christopher would not be … Continue reading

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Our Christmas Miracle

Our Christmas Miracle Our sweet warrior has prevailed with the grace from God above.  All the glory goes to Him in the highest!  Christopher is walking, running and jumping!!!  Three months ago he was on crutches!  Our only wish for … Continue reading

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Grateful

The Big Surprise & Thank You I do not even know where to begin but I want to thank everyone that was involved with the big surprise for Christopher and our family.  I find it hard to come up with … Continue reading

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Breaking Out

The Paley Difference Christopher was quite the trooper being in the hospital bed for five days on an epidural with the CPM machine running 24/7.  He didn’t get out of bed for 5 1/2 days! That’s a tall order.  They … Continue reading

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Our God is an Awesome God!!!

West Palm Beach We had a uneventful flight to West Palm Beach and Christopher’s pain level was low for the first time in WEEKS! If you don’t believe in the power of prayer, then you should.  Our son has endured … Continue reading

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A True Reflection

I look at the little boy in the banner of this blog and remember clearly how this all began. I would have never in a million years thought we would be in a long battle against Perthes. In the beginning … Continue reading

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Catching Fire

Laying Low It was a wild woman on fire week. Christopher was in immense pain over the weekend. I didn’t even ask if we needed x-rays, I just took him to Children’s Hospital and called Dr. Standard along the way.  … Continue reading

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