Monthly Archives: February 2013

T’s got friends in low places

While he’s not shaving yet, these days Timothy often sports a five o’clock shadow of oatmeal and yogurt after his meals. It may be those mature looks, but Timothy is sometimes called a ‘flirt’ by adult women.  And yet he … Continue reading

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Meow meow meow meow

One of my favorite movies is “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid”.  In one scene, the guys are working with a crusty old miner, who, frustrated with Butch and his partner, laments, “Morons.  I’ve got morons on my team.” As … Continue reading

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Cha cha cha

Timothy usually crawls very quickly from one place to another.  However, for some reason he occasionally pauses and kicks out his right foot.  It’s funny, but it’s sort of a ‘crawl, crawl, cha-cha-cha’.  This isn’t the fastest way to move, … Continue reading

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Pit stop

At no time does Timothy seem more active than the time when you’d like to have him calm and quiet – when he’s getting his diaper changed.  I’ve tried to come up with an analogy for what it’s like to … Continue reading

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I want to post some good news we got today. In the past 17 months, Timothy has had 5 hearing tests whose results ranged from ‘poor’ to ‘inconclusive’ to ‘patient refuses to cooperate’.  Today, after 6 hours at Children’s Hospital … Continue reading

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