I think most people would find it odd for us to celebrate the day Evie got her trach, but it was the first day we really met Evie.  June 9th, a Thursday was supposed to be Evie's surgery to place her gtube.  A few days before, the surgeon came in the room to take a … Continue reading Trachiversary


Big Sister Turns FIVE!

Our girls both have hymns with their names, though with Aleyna, the hymn came first (you can read about Evie's name here). We had lost our first child in an early miscarriage the summer before getting pregnant with Aleyna. We were heartbroken and scared we’d lose her, too. I’d been searching for names nonstop, but … Continue reading Big Sister Turns FIVE!