Monthly Archives: March 2011

Jake’s Fingers: See My Vest?

The big thing in Jake’s therapy this week was his very own Benik vest arriving.  In fact, we are so excited, I thought we would properly show it off.  Here it is, all spread out, with Jake doing “model hands” … Continue reading

Posted in Jake's Fingers, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Running the Back Alleys

After two months of a cancelled YMCA membership, the weather being too cold to run with Jake in the jogging stroller, and it being dark before Greg got home, my running had to be shelved.  This last week, the planets aligned, in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Jake’s Fingers: Oh, poop!

If you have been following my Facebook posts this week, you know that the title of this week’s edition of Jake’s Fingers is not to be taken figuratively.  Unfortunately, for my sense of smell, it is quite literal.  The lab … Continue reading

Posted in Jake's Fingers, Jake's Therapy, Uncategorized | 10 Comments

Protected: Bandits In Court

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

Posted in Uncategorized | Enter your password to view comments.

Jake’s Fingers: Mama’s Heart

Today, I am thankful for the delete button on my computer.  I wrote a different version of this post when I was super emotional and on a percocet hangover from a flare up last night.  But, after lunch and hanging out … Continue reading

Posted in Jake's Fingers, Jake's Therapy, Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Jake’s Fingers-AAAAAA(SignLanguage)Happy Face

There is a lot of (ahem) discussion amongst parents of young children on the subject of teaching your small person sign language prior to talking.  The against sign language group says that teaching your child to sign will delay speech significantly.  … Continue reading

Posted in Jake's Fingers | Tagged , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Don’t Be Mean to Mama

This morning, as I was walking with Jake bundled on my back, like I do every morning, I got called a “dumb-ass”.  More specifically, I got yelled at for being a dumb-ass, by a lady parked on the street.  Apparently, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 7 Comments

Jake’s Fingers: A Stubborn Streak

At our house, most likely at any house, some weeks are calm and we can be focused on Jake’s physical therapy, his snack therapy and the sun can shine down on us as the music swells and we frolic through … Continue reading

Posted in Jake's Fingers | 4 Comments

It’s Only Tuesday!

Everyone can tell “one of those weeks” stories, but my knack for the bizarre seems to have risen to prize winning levels lately.  Since I’ve moved to Colorado ten months ago, besides the usual burns, scrapes, bumps and bruises,  I have walked … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 14 Comments