Now that my blog is up and running. Content is being added daily (well aside from the last few days - 3 sick kids...ugh). I'm shifting my focus to email subscriptions. I've got a pop up going (fairly…Continue
This blog was originally posted at Just Playing House.
It is every parent's worst nightmare to lose a child. I remember being angry at myself for even letting the thought cross my mind. It was unimaginable. Luckily this didn't happen to people like us so I had nothing to worry about...until I did. By the time I let myself believe it was a possible outcome that night, it already was the outcome. He was too far gone. No longer did I…Continue
Originally posted at Just Playing House.
The topic of death makes most people uneasy. When it is the death of a child, even more so. It's no surprise that knowing what to say in those moments is rare. We all tend to go with the standard, "I'm so sorry for your loss". It's just what you say.
This is a topic I wish I knew nothing about. When Cameron…Continue
Originally posted on Just Playing House.
My son went to bed a normal boy. Excited that Santa was on his way. Hopeful that in the morning, he would find everything he wanted under the tree. He would have! I never would have guessed that 2 hours later, when he woke up sick, it would be the start of my worst nightmare.
Every waking moment I replay that night over and over in my mind.
He had a very low grade fever that…Continue