Our daughter’s surgery and road to recovery: Recovery

We had to head back to the specialist ten days post-op to have the bandage removed and the stitches taken out. While he could've used dissolvable stitches, he explained he doesn't prefer using them as they leave a bigger scar. From the surgery day up until Kid3's follow up appointment, she didn't complain about any … Continue reading Our daughter’s surgery and road to recovery: Recovery

Our daughter’s diagnosis, surgery and road to recovery: Surgery

And so S-Day came around. We had to be at the hospital at 06H00 to start checking Kid3 in, which meant a very early morning for everyone in our home. HB had to take us first, and then still had to take Kid1 to school. We left home at around 05H30, the kids still sleepy … Continue reading Our daughter’s diagnosis, surgery and road to recovery: Surgery

Our daughter’s diagnosis, surgery and recovery: Diagnosis

Each year, July comes by with a bang. While we still have significant months throughout the year, July seems to be the only consistent one. This year, it was Kid3’s surgery. Sometime in the middle of June, I noticed that her right thumb stayed in a bent position. The first time it was in the … Continue reading Our daughter’s diagnosis, surgery and recovery: Diagnosis