It’s time… for Potty Training

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I am not gonna lie, I don’t mind two in diapers. I would let Ian wait till he was ready. The reason we are going to push it is he is reaching the age where people have started making judgmental comments about him being in diapers.

So this year we are going no where for Thanksgiving and Ian has no school the while week. So as of yesterday and a long conversation with Abby, it was decided that I am going to stop avoiding it and bring on the potty training. You my wonder why I am blogging about so far in advance. Well I am gonna need advice, mama support and a bit of push.

So wish us luck, here we go.

With my best dude.

Last week I was at my wits end with Ian, I desperately needed to reconnect with him. I can imagine he needed it to by his actions. Well Saturday mornign rolled around and my mom called. She wanted to take Ian and I to the lego discovery center, well that idea didn’t pan out when we realized that it is best to buy tickets in advance. So instead we went to the first circle of Hell (aka Chuck E Cheese).
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Where he played everything from whack a mole to skee ball and everything in between. After a bout an hour he realized there was food to be had. Luckily he was okay with going to eat somewhere else, I think all the noise and excitement was getting to be a bit much at that point. After a brief pit stop and with fuller bellies. My Mama had the bright idea to stop at Bass Pro Shop and wonder about. Believe it or not I am pretty sure it was a bigger hit the Chuck E Cheese.
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I don’t have a picture of him fishing but they had a fishing display set up for small children, and he figured that out super fast. His reaction to all the boats was pretty priceless, he said “Big Boats, Yay.”
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He wasn’t so sure about this fake shark.

I think the best part was when he say all the boats and turned to my Mama saying “I buy a boat, okay Mimi.” Thanks to my Mama, he now keeps telling me about the big snake. They have a rattlesnake display in the store, and boy do I hate snakes. So between hearing about fishes, snakes, and big boats; I don’t think this is a day he will soon to forget.

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Live Blog 12.2.10 Part Three

3:54pm
Trashed popcorn after three bites, turns out not what I wanted.

3:58pm
Told I can go back to see her now.

4:00pm
Said every annoy thing my mom has ever said to me when I have been waking up from surgery. Mom is not amused. Mom is in a lot of pain, says it is worse then other shoulder.

4:15pm
Recovery Nurses one is awesome, other is scattered and needs to pull it together.

4:20pm
Mom is dressed, has done her business, now waiting to be released. Hope it happens soon. I miss Ian.

4:40pm
Signing, discharge papers. Going to get the car.

5:50pm
Stop at Dairy Queen to get some caffeine.

6:08pm
Finally get above mentioned caffeine. The Dairy Queen in Rhome, Texas needs a major overhaul.

6:15pm
Pick up my little man, oh how I missed him.

7:00pm
Stop and feed angry toddler, who is demanding dinner.

7:45pm
Get on the road to get my mom to her house.

8:15pm
Stop at sonic to procure my mom so ice for her ice man.

8:30pm
Finally arrive at my moms house, to find Ian passed out cold.

8:45pm
get my mom in and unloaded and all set up. Her roommate gets home, fill her in on all post op instructions.

9:30pm
Head towards my own home only a 40 minute commute stand between me and my bed.

10:15pm
Sitting in traffic on DNTW service road since they have the whole toll road closed.

11:00pm
An hour and half after I leave my moms, I finally arrive home.

11:20pm
Ian is in bed and That is where I am headed.

This day has been extremely long and tiring. Thank you so much for putting up with these ramblingly posts they helped me feel like I was in control of something when so much was going that I couldn’t.


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Live Blog 12.2.10 Part Two

12:50pm
OR nurse came in to put her bed rail up so that once the medicate her she want fall off the bed.

12:54pm
Nurse made mom put on her snazzy hat.

1:01pm
The heard of OR nurses here to take her back to the OR. They are all Horn Frog fans, can we trust them?
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1:10pm
Fianally find waiting area, check in with the desk.

1:30pm
Decide it is time to forage for food.

1:58pm
Food found decided against Cafe, went down to the cafeteria. Nourishment procured.

2:04pm
Surgery Started, screen saying pt. doing well. I wouldn’t think they would say otherwise.

2:51pm
Volunteer offered me free popcorn, I accepted I am nervous eater.

3:00pm
Volunteer comes over and tells me doctor wants to see me. Takes me to a conference room, where I start to panic and have anxiety attack.

3:05pm
Doc comes in tells me she is in recovery everything went well. I told him next time telling em in waiting area, prefer a info talked about in public to almost heart attack.

3:25pm
Screen updated from recovery, she is doing well. Still Sleeping.

3:40pm
Screen Updated- Pt. Starting to wake up.

Part 3 to come.


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Live Blog 12.2.10 Part One

5 am
Woke up before my alarm, got out of bed before it could go off and wake Casey. Went into to living room to wake my mom, to find her already awake. Then heatedly discussed who would get to shower first, cause most likely second would run out of hot water. I won since, I would have to get Ian up fed and dressed.

5:30am
Showered and dressed, get very angry toddler out of bed. He was not at all pleased about getting out of bed. Finally get him to eat a little cereal and a banana.

6:15am Frantically running around gathering last minute things.

6:30am
Pulling out of the drive way, that is right we left on time!!! This never happens.

7:00am
Sitting in traffic, mom demanding a machine gun be installed into her car. Telling me why she could never live in Dallas.

7:45am
After nearly getting sick in the car, mom stops at sonic to let me eat. I was trying not to eat out of respect for her.

8:15am
Arrive at Kenzie’s drop off Ian, mostly painfree drop off.

8:20am
Turning around to leave carseat, forgot to leave it incase we couldn’t get back by the time she needed him picked up.

9:00am
Arrive at hospital hour early, decide to nap in car.

9:30am
Get poked by mom (really hard) she said I was snoring, I don’t know if I believe her. I know I was drooling (that is right I will admit it).

9:45am
Go in an get her admitted, showed back to her pre-op room.

10:00am
Nurses come into to do pre-op, the duo helping her were a riot.

10:30am
When her surgery was supposed to be starting, the dude who puts her under(gave up on trying to spell it) comes in and does his pre-op.

10:35am
Break out laptop and start watching Dog the Bounty hunter on netflix.

11:35am
Impromtu Photos shoot for OOTD, I was really bored.

12:20pm
Doctor comes in finally, does his pre-op. Says it should be shortly clean her OR.

12:31pm
Nurse comes in and ask, if student can observe her case. Mom says yes.

12:37pm
One of the awesome prep nurses from earlier comes in and ask if everything is okay. Then ask if doctor has cam in, then makes a joke about ability to always run late of doctors.

More to come, in a different post since this one is so long.


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