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Elsa, with Bells On…

October 7, 2014 by

Elsa is now 33 months and really starting to move on her feet. Here she is taking steps with her PT with really limited help/support. We recently advocated for two times a week of PT, to make the most of her Early Intervention support from the state before she ages out at year’s end. Elsa […]

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Elsa: Summer at 2 1/2

July 18, 2014 by

  Hello all! Just wanted to share a quick update of Elsa at age 2.5. – Right now, she is just shy of 23 pounds and 34 inches long. Her hair is really growing now. Most of her teeth came in at about 27 months. – Feeding hasn’t been going great since her last seizure, in April […]

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Elsa: 21 Months

October 7, 2013 by

We wanted to share some updates on Elsa — as she passes the 21 month mark: Prevacid: After being told by many a doctor that Elsa is “just a pukey kid,” last week she went on Prevacid for reflux. It has already made a remarkable difference. Normally, a cold leads to 3 or more pukes […]

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Elsa: Big Sister

July 29, 2013 by

Elsa is officially a big sister! On June 22, 2013, we welcomed little sis Cecilia to the family. Elsa was a little skeptical at first… And gave her a few sideways glances… But she’s coming around… The little ladies are almost exactly 18 months apart. Right around the time that Cecilia joined the family, Elsa made three […]

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Elsa: 16 months

April 27, 2013 by

Elsa is 16 months and really hitting her stride! Around the time of her one-year birthday, it seemed her development had pressed the pause button. We think she must have overheard us discussing this, because shortly thereafter, there were some pretty major developments: –  Reaching and grasping: This was a no-go at her one-year eval. […]

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Elsa: 1 year

January 5, 2013 by

Elsa just turned 1, and we’re looking forward to lots of progress in 2013. We’d love to share her current status across a few areas — ones that we’re always keen to read in other people’s posts, as we look to the future and wonder what might be in store for our angel. Hope this […]

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Elsa: 7 months

August 3, 2012 by

  The 7 month mark brought a bunch of exciting events for our Elsa. In honor of the milestone, we’ll share the top 7 highlights: 10 pounds: Elsa made it to double digits around July 4. She was cookin’ for quite a while, after we switched from Level 2 to Level 3 nipples. That seemed to […]

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In early April, the Schulte’s and O’Brien’s arranged a meet up to visit and get to know each other; but more importantly, get to meet Kendall and Elsa. We decided to collectively write a post about our feelings of the past and future. Here is our story… Looking forward Meeting Kendall, for us, was like […]

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Elsa: 4 Months

April 29, 2012 by

Our little Elsa is now 4 months old! Hard to believe, as time has flown so very quickly. We love our little angel so much. She is doing very well, and the WHS community continues to be such an amazing support to us. Thank you all for your messages! Here are some updates, across a […]

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Introducing Elsa

February 21, 2012 by

I want to start with a big thank you to the www.wolfhirschhorn.org community. You all are amazing, and my husband and I are so excited to meet you all. Our little Elsa was born Dec. 28, 2011, full term. We went into labor on my due date (Dec. 27). Labor was smooth, with no complications. […]

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