Monthly Archives: January 2013

Home Again

by Michele The girls were very excited when we said it was time to go home.  They ran to get their shoes and coats on.  While we were putting them into the car, Ted struggled with Jenna only because she … Continue reading

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Recovery

by Michele Well, we survived the night.  It was a bit rough.  One or both girls were up crying about every hour for about 5-10 min.  They finally started to settle down around 3, only for Jenna to be woken … Continue reading

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Surgery Update #3

by Ted Quinn pulled through surgery wonderfully, just like her sister.  The girls are both up here in our room now, just hanging out…dozing on and off.  The flurry of nurse activity that comes in the first two hours after … Continue reading

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Surgery Update #2

by Ted Grandpa Roger arrived while Jenna was in the OR.  We decided he could have the honors of taking Quinn into the OR.  As of right now, she is still in the OR but might be ready to come … Continue reading

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Surgery Update #1

by Ted- The morning started very early …  3:50 to be precise.  However, the girls slept in the car and were all smiles as we arrived at Gillette Children’s Hospital this morning. The nurses checked out the girls and we … Continue reading

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Lettuce Rolls

by Michele I have been trying out new Chinese recipes.  My boys are semi-open to most of them.  The girls are always open to them, just as long as they don’t have real fruit in them.  So my latest attempt … Continue reading

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Round 2 of Surgeries

by Michele On Wednesday, Jan 30th, we will be taking the girls in for their second surgery.  This surgery is going to reconstruct their lip.  The doctor said that each girl will be under for about 3 hours.  Yes, that … Continue reading

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