Category Archives: Cleft lip and palate

Our Annual Cleft Palate Clinic Appointment

Last week Wednesday the girls and I left our house a little before 6 AM to go to their annual Cleft palate check-up.  It is where we meet with over 10 specialists ranging from ENT to oral surgery to orthodontists … Continue reading

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Speech Therapy

I have some pictures from this weekend’s trip to the falls but I have not had time to sort and edit so they will come later.  However, I took some pictures of the girls and what we do for speech … Continue reading

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Post-Op visit

by Michele Yesterday the girls and I headed up to the cities for their post-op visit.  We left with plenty of time in case we ran into icy patches on the roads but the roads were fine.  We made it … Continue reading

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Bye-bye Sippy Cup

by Michele It has been a while since I last posted.  Life has been pretty slow around here with not much happening.  We were trying to keep our schedule open to allow the girls time at home to recover. We … Continue reading

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The face of recovery

by Michele Our girls are doing great.  The pain doesn’t seem to bother them too much so we have started to back off of the meds.  Their faces are still pretty swollen but that too has really gone down in … Continue reading

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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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