Tag : Butterfly Child

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December 1998 – Nicky, 2 years old, showing off his straight ‘new’ hand after surgery. Following is an excerpt from the Book “Butterfly Child”. The hand itself, thanks to my hellish efforts did heal up straight, but for a while there I thought it wouldn’t. As wonderful and caring the hand surgeon was, he just …
December 2008 – Nicky in his Mecca! He was 12 years old in this picture at a GameStop at the Antelope Valley Mall. When Nicky was 4 years old I bought an old SuperNintendo so I could teach him to play Mario Kart; I loved that game! I thought that this is something he could …
June 2009 Nicky with one of the Ducks one of the moms makes for all the campers. Nicky has many ducks at this point, since he’s been going to Camp Wonder since 2003. To read more about the story behind the Ducks, please go read Amy’s story HERE! He graduated from camper to counselor 2 …
August 2008 – Nicky at the beach. It was not exactly a fun day for him. After a while we had to make sure he was under a big umbrella with a wet towel around his neck. At one point he inched closer and closer to the water, so that every now and again the …
June 2007, Nicky’s graduation from 5th grade with his AIDE Mrs. Drossel (behind him) and his teacher Ms. Hernandez. More of Nicky’s story in the book… Thank you so much for your support!! http://www.butterflychildamothersjourney.com/?page_id=19 Love & Light,   Sharing is Caring <3
It’s EB Awareness week and I wanted something to illustrate EB without being “graphic”, so I decided to read an excerpt from my book, “Butterfly Child“. This is the beginning of Chapter 4, when we took Nicky home from the hospital. Here I describe the first month of having Nicky home and our challenges and …
I know everyone likes Amazon, but if you knew how big of a cut they get, you’d be surprised! Hence, unless you’re downloading the eBooks for the Kindle, the best deals can be found directly from the publisher. So, here’s the scoop on the best deals for my books! eBooks Kindle is the way to go …
I just updated Nicky’s Caringbridge Blog this morning…. Thank you for your support and thank you for allowing me to vent. http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/nickyz MORE NEWS! The Audiobook of Losing Alex​ will be available shortly. It’s so exciting for me! Also, I was able to lower the cost of my book Butterfly Child – A Mother’s Journey​ …
From My Book “Butterfly Child” Love & Light,   Sharing is Caring <3
My new giveaway for my book “Butterfly Child” is now live! Enter for a chance to one 1 of 2 Autographed copies! Autographed by both Nicky and I nonetheless!! Here’s the link! –> https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/150684-butterfly-child Thank you so much for your support… and if you have already a copy, please consider leaving a review! Much love <3 …
This is part 8 of an infinite series of photos I am posting on the Facebook page I have for the book I wrote about my journey raising my son with RDEB (Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa) called Butterfly Child. I am posting a few images from Nicky’s life and commenting on either what was going on at the time or …
It is also available on iTunes! Love, Hugs and EB Awareness! Smooches, Check Out Caregiving Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with Butterfly Talk on BlogTalkRadio Sharing is Caring <3
This is part 7 of an infinite series of photos I am posting on the Facebook page I have for the book I wrote about my journey raising my son with RDEB (Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa) called Butterfly Child. I am posting a few images from Nicky’s life and commenting on either what was going on at the time …
Just before my 30th birthday I found out I was pregnant with my first baby. All my friends were already mothers and I had wanted a baby for so long that this pregnancy ended up being something surreal. I walked on air for the entire 9 months, it truly was Unicorns and Rainbows all the …
Love seeing all your pics reading ‪#‎butterflychild‬! It’s the perfect summer read! Thank you SO MUCH for sharing these Cristina Battaglin, Dianna Floyd & Molly Holm!! Please share yours with me~! Thank you and Happy Summer!! Sharing is Caring <3
This is part 5 of an infinite series of photos I am posting on the Facebook page I have for the book I wrote about my journey raising a child with RDEB called Butterfly Child. I am posting a few images from Nicky’s life and commenting on either what was going on at the time or explaining things …
This is part 4 of an infinite series of photos I am posting on the Facebook page I have for the book I wrote about my journey raising a child with RDEB called Butterfly Child. I am posting a few images from Nicky’s life and commenting on either what was going on at the time or explaining things …
On the Facebook page I have for the book I wrote about my journey raising a child with RDEB called Butterfly Child, I am posting a few images from Nicky’s life and commenting on either what was going on at the time or explaining things about the picture per se. This “picture commentary” will serve as a …
On the Facebook page I have for the book I wrote about my journey raising a child with RDEB called Butterfly Child, I started posting a few images from Nicky’s first years and commenting on either what was going on at the time or explaining things about the picture per se. As time moves on …
On the Facebook page I have for the book I wrote about my journey raising a child with RDEB called Butterfly Child, I started posting a few images from Nicky’s first years and commenting on either what was going on at the time or explaining things about the picture per se. As time moves on …
Happy May everyone! I have two autographed copies of my book “Butterfly Child” to give away! You can enter at Goodreads, which will take entries from now until May 31st and then randomly pick two winners on June 1st! Good Luck everyone!!! https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/136270-butterfly-child Sharing is Caring <3
So many things to talk about! 1. I have an AMAZON GIVEAWAY going on! if you haven’t already, please enter and share, you can win my book “Butterfly Child”. Who will be the lucky person??? The giveaway will be active until the 22nd, so I hope someone by then wins the darn thing. Enter Now …
Good morning everyone!!! My book is now LIVE finally from the publisher’s website! Woot! Here’s some links for you! Paperback: The only way to get the book on paperback right this moment is through the publisher: http://www.lulu.com/…/butte…/paperback/product-22092004.html It will take a few weeks to “show up” on Amazon and Barnes and Noble, when it does, …
A little update on the book… I am still waiting for a few replies from literary agents… not sure I want to wait much longer. I initiated the process with Lulu, so I am formatting the book to their standards as we speak. I wish I knew someone famous that could get me this book …