Flying with a Child with CHD

I love to travel. My husband and I enjoy seeing new places and going on little adventures. Usually while we are on vacation we are already talking about the next…

5 Charity Organizations You Need to Know About

The organization, Special Spaces, was originally featured when publishing this blog. Shortly after publication, the foundation announced a change in their mission to now solely serve children with cancer. Charity…

Heart warrior going to daycare

Can my Child with CHD go to Daycare?

As our babies grow and become more stable us moms often begin to wonder, can my child with CHD go to daycare? The answer, of course, will be different for…

Hope for the New Heart Moms

Gut punch Hey new momma, welcome to the sorority that no one wanted to pledge. I’m sure hearing the news that your child has a heart defect hit you like…

Hot Weather Tips for Kids with CHD

Hot Weather and CHD Summer is upon us! Even though I’m not in school anymore (and my kids are not even school aged) there is still a magical element to…

What to Expect on Heart Surgery Day

Heart Surgery day The day that has been looming on your mind, in varying degrees of anticipation and anxiety, since the moment surgery was first mentioned. I felt terrified just…