#SmileinSixteen

 A review on 2016 using the hashtag #smileinsixteen. The word for 2017 will be announced soon! Enjoy! September 17, 2016 · St. Louis, MO · S E P T E M B E R 8 T H & 9 T H 2 0 1 6 Four months to the day that I completely lost my…

Part 4 – Canadicy Appointment

This is a series that documents my journey to getting a cochlear implant. These posts are honest and vulnerable. Please refrain from posting negative comments. These are my experiences and each CI journey is different for everyone involved.  May 20th, 2016 This was a Friday and the day that we would officially start the process….

Part 3 – Getting Advice

This is a series that documents my journey to getting a cochlear implant. These posts are honest and vulnerable. Please refrain from posting negative comments. These are my experiences and each CI journey is different for everyone involved.  After Tuesday’s appointment, I was rattled. I was upset and scared. Every emotion possible washed over me….

Part 2 – The Diagnosis

This is a series that documents my journey to getting a cochlear implant. These posts are honest and vulnerable. Please refrain from posting negative comments. These are my experiences and each CI journey is different for everyone involved.  May 10th, 2016 Now it is Tuesday. I had my appointment at 1pm with Dr. M. to…

Part 1 – In a Blink of an Eye

This is a series that documents my journey to getting a cochlear implant. These posts are honest and vulnerable. Please refrain from posting negative comments. These are my experiences and each CI journey is different for everyone involved.  May 9th, 2016 This is a day that will be forever engrained in my memory. It was…

Catching Up

I am a little embarrassed that I have abandoned my little corner of the web the last few months, but hey, life happens right! The last time I left off was beginning of July, so I thought I would play a little catch-up. Here are the top five things that have happened over the summer! 5….

365 Days of Wonder – July 4th

“Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.” Samuel Johnson Happy Monday and Happy Fourth of July! Please be safe out there today! Krista

365 Days of Wonder – July 2nd

“Don’t  be afraid to take a big step. You can’t cross a chasm in two small jumps.” David Lloyd George Happy Saturday! Be safe this holiday weekend! Krista