Ashelen's MedHelp Blogs https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1035252 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Ronan Asher's Birth Story <3 I think I'm ready to try to share the details of the labor. Some of it is a little fuzzy, some of it Ashelen Sat, 31 Mar 2012 15:04:15 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/349842/Ronan-Ashers-Birth-Story-3 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/349842/Ronan-Ashers-Birth-Story-3 Why I'm in the ER lol since so many people were worried I wanted to end the suspense and explain. First of all, as f Ashelen Sun, 11 Sep 2011 19:47:08 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/313467/Why-Im-in-the-ER https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/313467/Why-Im-in-the-ER Our newest addition to the family So as if an African Grey parrot, a cockatiel, a parrotlet, a daschund/minpin mix dog, 2 kids under 3 Ashelen Sat, 27 Aug 2011 16:07:16 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/310481/Our-newest-addition-to-the-family https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/310481/Our-newest-addition-to-the-family Explaining death to a 3-year-old??! Help!!! So my daughter turns 3 next month, but it's close enough to call her 3....and my dad's dog just died. Ashelen Wed, 24 Aug 2011 08:04:31 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/309747/Explaining-death-to-a-3-year-old-Help https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/309747/Explaining-death-to-a-3-year-old-Help The case of the missing lollipop.... So we took my daughter out for ice cream the other day (she's almost 3), but we felt like our son, wh Ashelen Wed, 17 Aug 2011 14:59:11 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/308474/The-case-of-the-missing-lollipop https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/308474/The-case-of-the-missing-lollipop Starting to believe.... I can't stop testing....I'm still in denial, lol. Who else is joining me with an April 2012 baby?? Ashelen Wed, 27 Jul 2011 18:37:19 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/304617/Starting-to-believe https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/304617/Starting-to-believe Soon-to-be HOMEOWNERS!!!! I just wanted to share my excitement with all of my friends...I can't wait for the house to close. it Ashelen Tue, 12 Apr 2011 08:07:53 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/282525/Soon-to-be-HOMEOWNERS https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/282525/Soon-to-be-HOMEOWNERS Really REALLY funny website. Anyone who hasn't visited it before...go and see http://www.damnyouautocorrect.com I have been laug Ashelen Sun, 09 Jan 2011 00:07:17 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/258704/Really-REALLY-funny-website- https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/258704/Really-REALLY-funny-website- Say WHAT?! I just wanted to put up a light-hearted journal since there have been so many heavy topics in journal Ashelen Mon, 15 Nov 2010 14:03:01 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/246011/Say-WHAT https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/246011/Say-WHAT Toddlers. Ugh. Yep the title says it all. my daughter is driving me insane. she refuses to keep clothes on and I KNO Ashelen Fri, 12 Nov 2010 11:25:57 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/245280/Toddlers-Ugh https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/245280/Toddlers-Ugh 3-year wedding anniversary!!! Well we've made it this far...we've been together about 8 years but today is our 3-year wedding anniv Ashelen Tue, 02 Nov 2010 09:35:17 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/242744/3-year-wedding-anniversary https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/242744/3-year-wedding-anniversary Babysitting success! Well today was a complete success. The little boy I was watching and Kahlan had a blast together. we Ashelen Wed, 27 Oct 2010 18:30:38 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/241384/Babysitting-success https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/241384/Babysitting-success "New mommy brain" strikes again... OK so today I was able to enjoy one of the most beautiful moments that a new mom can enjoy...both of Ashelen Sun, 18 Jul 2010 15:46:49 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/213330/New-mommy-brain-strikes-again https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/213330/New-mommy-brain-strikes-again In tears..upset, confused, did I make the right choice? So my mom just called me and left me an angry message...my daughter stayed with my parents (my dad, s Ashelen Sat, 17 Jul 2010 16:54:59 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/213067/In-tearsupset--confused--did-I-make-the-right-choice- https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/213067/In-tearsupset--confused--did-I-make-the-right-choice- Thank you to everyone who prayed for us or sent wishes and thoughts our way After tomorrow we'll begin to heal a little. Tomorrow's the funeral, and my husband is giving the eul Ashelen Sun, 09 May 2010 23:17:01 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/190835/Thank-you-to-everyone-who-prayed-for-us-or-sent-wishes-and-thoughts-our-way https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/190835/Thank-you-to-everyone-who-prayed-for-us-or-sent-wishes-and-thoughts-our-way DH's grandfather :( So we just found out that my husband's grandfather (who has been in and out of the hospital for pneum Ashelen Mon, 26 Apr 2010 14:39:08 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/186182/DHs-grandfather- https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/186182/DHs-grandfather- for anyone who appreciates a good guitar-player... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o27_Iii4Bfg "the Devil went down to Georgia"- version by the Zac Br Ashelen Wed, 21 Apr 2010 18:07:19 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/184635/for-anyone-who-appreciates-a-good-guitar-player https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/184635/for-anyone-who-appreciates-a-good-guitar-player Laid-back baby/vent So did anyone else have a baby that spent his/her in-utero time trying to cozy up to your spine? My s Ashelen Sat, 30 Jan 2010 15:13:43 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/157681/Laid-back-baby-vent https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/157681/Laid-back-baby-vent DH is joining the Navy!??! I really need some advice from someone who's been there....my husband is going down to finalize with Ashelen Thu, 10 Dec 2009 14:31:11 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/143403/DH-is-joining-the-Navy https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/143403/DH-is-joining-the-Navy bad day.... So at about 5AM on sunday, I started spotting. It wasn't a lot, but of course I went to the ER and go Ashelen Sun, 29 Nov 2009 20:04:58 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/140547/bad-day https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/140547/bad-day