Ellisa’s Doctor Visits: 18 Months

Ellisa's 18 Month Check-ups

I thought I would  go ahead and simply make one post that goes over all the doctors that Ellisa saw for her 1.5 year check-ups vs doing a post on each visit. Thankfully, there’s nothing too complicated to report or too many doctor’s that she had to see. Here’s a summary of each visit. Dr. … Continue reading

The consequences of Listeria

Ellisa Purma

In light of the current outbreak of Listeria from cantaloupe in Colorado, I thought I would do a quick reach out to the families dealing with this horrible and unavoidable bacteria. And I stress unavoidable. When myself and my less-than-24-hour-old daughter were diagnosed with Listeria, I didn’t know a thing about it. I quickly learned … Continue reading

Labor and Delivery

Hudson One Day Old

Wow, my labor and delivery experience was nothing like I expected. All the reading, classes, and shared stories from other moms were helpful in preparing me for a typical child birth scenario, but my experience was far from the norm. No one could have prepared me. I wish with all my heart that I enjoyed … Continue reading