Posts Tagged ‘family

Well it has been a very eventful couple of months!  In October, we finally got the results of the EEG and genetic testing we had done at Kennedy Kreiger.  After all of the testing and waiting to hear from the neurologist there, we were finally told that we should do exactly what we had been […]

So, we decided to go ahead with the shunt surgery and it is scheduled for Friday, March 4 at 12:15 pm.  We weren’t expecting it to get scheduled so quickly, but it’s definitely better to get it done with.  The actual surgery will take about 45 minutes, but he will probably have to be in […]


In: Home Update|Pictures

15 Nov 2010

I forgot to add the pics from Halloween, so here they are!  We went to a party at a friends’ house down the street.  Some friends had given us the little monkey outfit for Lukas, so Andrei and I decided to join him and go as a monkey family.  Pretty silly, but he was so […]

Lukas is doing great and we’re very excited about some things that are currently in the works.  We’ve been doing a lot of research about how we can get rid of his feeding tube, knowing that the tube itself may be a lot of why he doesn’t drink more from his bottle.  NG tubes, like […]

Lukas is doing great!  It has been wonderful to have him home, though we didn’t get much sleep last night.  Trying to find the appropriate configuration of towels and such to keep him supported on the wedge pillow is not easy!  The biggest problem was that his head rolled down to one side all night […]


In: Hospital Update|Pictures

26 Jun 2010

Lukas did great with the dry breast feeding this morning!  He typically cries a lot when we try to do it, probably out of frustration.  This morning, once he got the crying out of the way, he managed to get about 10 really good sucks in.  They are definitely getting stronger!  After that, he fell […]

Family picture!

In: Pictures

12 May 2010

A picture of the whole family at week 25:

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  • Anne: I'm so happy to see all the cute pics and videos--I especially love the one of Lukas standing strong [...]
  • Ashley: Wow! I can't get over how strong and big he looks! Thank you for the update! When is the big birt [...]
  • Aubri: Thank you, Carrie! That's very sweet of you to say. If you ever find yourself on Oahu, let me know [...]
  • Carrie Wardle: Wow! Lukas is Lucky to have such great parents, and a mom who always was a gifted writer! [...]
  • Mandy Bennett: Hey! Great talking to you the other night! I found another program you may be interested in for Lu [...]