Tag Archives: eczema

a slice of fpies

If you’ve been following my little family’s story, you know that my little guy has struggled with food allergies from almost the very beginning. He reacted to foods I was eating well before he was ingesting anything other than breast milk. He … Continue reading

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if i only had a brain

It’s been a rough couple of weeks to be me. It’s not because I have such a difficult life. I have nothing to complain about, truly. It’s just that my brain used to function, but it doesn’t anymore. For real, … Continue reading

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sweet potatoes of doom

So far, my son has not had a good experience with eating real food. I prepared him some sweet potato puree mixed with some breast milk, thinking it would be a pretty nice first food (since that’s what everything I’d … Continue reading

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a fortnight of cheese

I’ve been back on dairy for a week now, which means I only have a week left to enjoy the dairy delights of life. The eczema is worsening on his torso where it had cleared up during the almost vegan days, … Continue reading

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hungry

We’re not out of the woods yet with the four month sleep regression. There has been forward progress since the worst of it, but we’re still behind where we were a few weeks ago. Last night there were five wake-ups, … Continue reading

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almost vegan

It’s been over a week now, and I’m still dairy-free. Here’s the deal, people: I’m surviving, but it’s a jungle out there. Again, if you have allergies or are already attempting to live a dairy-free or vegan life, I understand … Continue reading

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true love

I really, really love my son. Really. My baby guy has this (noncontagious) rash that is drying out his skin like crazy, and I’m at a loss for what to do about it. I’ve tried quite a few things (I’m wanting … Continue reading

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