Tagged Health

Archives of writings while finding Home Along the Way

Reflections on a long day. 

Reflections on a long day. 

  sunset in mazatlan   sunset in mazatlan Today was a long hard day and it makes me wonder why we're on this journey. Just like every life there are challenges and difficulties. People think either we're "living the dream" or that we've come to Mexico to...
The Ill-fated Date

The Ill-fated Date

While we were in Colorado, our dear friends, Ben and Nikki, offered to watch our kiddos for an evening while we went on a date! AWESOME, right??!!!! Except that the kids, especially Zander, had been sick all week.  I was super tired from being up at night with sick...
What if We ALL Get Sick?

What if We ALL Get Sick?

  In the last post We talked through what happens when the kids get sick. We ended the post asking: "Have you had any medical "scares" while away from home? Far from medical help? Scary situation with sick kids/spouse/friend/self?" I had no idea the foreshadowing...
What If Your Kids Get Sick?

What If Your Kids Get Sick?

It has happened. Multiple times. And we’ve only been outside the United States since March 22, 2014 or one week shy of 6 months. What can go wrong in six months right? First it started with Becky’s wisdom teeth. Then it was Josiah’s Hydrocele. But then during our last...
We have a Special Needs Child

We have a Special Needs Child

This post has nothing at it's core to do with travel. Instead it's an admission of the deepest sorts. Something that Becky and I have been slowly admitting to ourselves first and now admitting it publicly. Zander is not special needs. He had a tongue tie when he was...