Sunday, October 31, 2010

Happy Halloween

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I bought several of these masks at the dollar store the other day. Noah has been having a great time with them.

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He keeps putting them on and then runs to the mirror. He is too funny. I had plans for him to be a Doctor but we will see how that goes later. He still has a Woody, Buzz, Superman, Pirate costumes that fit. I pulled them all out and he was happy for a minute and then said, NO WAY. He usually loves putting these on for play time so he may not want to dress up tonight? We shall see.

Wishing everyone a safe and fun Halloween!!!

oh, today is the last day of Down syndrome awareness month. It has been a great month. I am thankful every single day for the gift I was given and for this life we get to live with him. I am thankful for the many, many wonderful people who have come into our lives because of him, those we have met in real life and those through facebook, blogging and flickr. I am thankful for each and everyone one of you!!!!!

Saturday, October 30, 2010

unexcused absences?

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used this set up for a photo assignment the other day. Noah’s old cowboy boots. I need to get him a new pair.

He woke up this morning looking awful with his eyes all dark, watery eyes and nose stuffy. He wanted to sit in the tub with toys so that is what he got to do. When he got out he was whiney and crying and asked for medicine. When will this end? So, he didn't get to play in the last fall baseball game with the Miracle League. I hope he is better by Monday because the attendance clerk at school is on my last nerve.

I get a letter in the mail on Thursday after bowling field trip, from the attendance clerk. That Noah has 4 unexcused absences. It goes on to say how my child could become involved in drugs, teen pregnancy, jail, and drop out of school ( yes, we may just go back to homeschooling and soon). I was beyond ticked at who ever made this huge mistake. I have no clue how much more I can take from these people? I called her and said, I gave her a doctors note for each absence. she lost one but says I didn't give her one that day and anyway it is locked and she cant undo it?! The other 3 she says are from when he was absent 3 days and the dr note is for only 1 day. LOL I asked, so I have to take him to the dr each day he misses, the note is not for the entire time missed? I never heard of such crazy crap in my life… oh wait I think I have. She was talking like she is crazy, and then she would find a note and then say another day was missing and back and forth.

I went to talk to the principle about it and she said she would talk to the attendance woman and for me not to worry about this and it wouldn't happen again. I have copies of all dr notes in a file but one that I forgot to make a copy of before I gave it to the school. Now I have to go get a new one from the dr for my files. My advice keep a copy of every single dr note!

I am laughing at my self because I think everything happens for a reason but how I came to put Noah back in public school…. I must have lost my mind or I was in a panic? LOL because it has caused me more work and worry for me than just keeping him home and teaching him my self. And it is hard for me to see the good in all of this just yet. And it makes me fear about finding a good school. While Joel is in my ear everyday to pull him out, I am just waiting it out to see how it will go and finish it up till we move. That is unless we are hauled off to jail for our kid having unexcused absences because a careless attendance clerk lost them. knock on wood!

This school stuff does get on my nerves but we don't let it gets us down! we keeping living our happy life filled with love and all good things :)

Hope your Saturday is wonderful!

Friday, October 29, 2010

treats

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was up late last night making treat bags (27) for Noah’s class. filled with a Hershey bar and a pop corn ball.

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Noah didn't get to go trunk or treating at school since he had an appointment. He had to get molded for his new SMO’s. I was happy he did well during the moldings and just got a little bit upset.

Oh, we got some nice cooler weather today and I have enjoyed it :)

Hope your Friday was good!

Thursday, October 28, 2010

school breakfast issues

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found this lovely leaf at my parents house the other day :)

Took Noah to school and had to take him to cafeteria for breakfast. I guess this will be our morning from now on because just not enough aides to help him out to my liking. I could just drop him off but I am just not that type of parent knowing he will not eat. he will hardly take a bite of food for me there much less if no one is there to prompt him to do so. And well, when we get there no one offers to take him or they kind of ask if I can take him. I really don't mind helping them out like this when it comes to my sons sake.

ok here is the story. They say every single kid has to eat breakfast at school who is at school that day. I told them I feed him at home. They say, doesn't matter he must go through the line and get food. UGH! just crazy! And now he must be at school by 7:45 to have time to eat. The school bell rings at 8:10. Most of the aides are out waiting for the buses to arrive and bring those kids to breakfast. So, if I was to drop him off and go, there is no one to take him to the cafeteria and help him get his food and sit with him and he needs time to sit and eat. He is really slow to eat and warm up to any food at meal times. He usually starts to eat when we are all done eating.

Before this week I was able to just drop him off ,some days I stayed and helped with the breakfast but mostly just drop off between 7:40 and 8am. They waited in the class room for all the kids to get there because the buses are usually late and then the class would go to breakfast at around 8am and stay till the kids are done with eating. I guess something happened and the teacher was told that they have to eat at the same time as the rest of the school before school starts and can not be in the cafeteria after 8:10am. and the matter of all kids must go through the line and get a meal has to do with losing the food budget or something? I don't get it and I don't like it but I will do it to keep the peace. I have other battles to deal with.

The rest of my day I spent with Noah’s class at the bowling alley for Special Olympics practice. It was a good time and Noah loved it.

Now I must get busy making 27 goodie bags for his classmates and some for the aides and teachers.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Happy Wednesday

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It is still so hot here! Where is the cool weather? I hope it is coming soon!

Spent the day with one of my sisters. she took off from work and we went and had a pedi and then lunch. Then we went to a few thrift stores. Went to pick up Noah from school and made a visit to my parents. We just got home and he is now in the tub playing sharks. I hope to be off to bed soon… I am way too tired to stay up much longer.

I hope your day has been a blessed one!

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

giant cookie and IEP news

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Noah got this giant pumpkin cookie from Whole Foods on Saturday. He only took a few bites and was done. he is not so much into sweets. But, he loved just picking out the cookie and bringing it home. :)

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Lets just say I was not happy with his IEP last Friday. There were no shows and I was not notified of any of them not coming but one (OT called me to let me know and her reports were there). The no shows? Special Ed, Reg. Ed, PT and no assessments were done for Behavioral and Assistive Technology like I asked. Speech- 6 times a semester. The PE coach was there and she is sweet and wonderful a friend of my sister and the adaptive PE coach was there and she is wonderful and sweet. The academic goals were a joke for a 9 year old! Here is one- will pick a favorite book out of 3 books 4 out of 5 times by the end of the year. WHAT?! Serious? Here we go again with low expectations of my boy. Not having it! I was sick all weekend about it all. Felt like just pulling him out and being done with it.

When I saw the teacher this morning I let her know how unhappy I was and with what.

When I picked Noah up this after noon the speech therapist was waiting for me. She was sorry for the mix up and for me being upset and said, she sees Noah 2 times a week and just wrote 6 times a semester for what ever blah reason. And that she would change it on the IEP reports if I wanted and I said, yes, I wanted. I was grateful she came to talk to me! answered prayers I tell ya! Then the aide came out with Noah and said, they finally took Noah to reg ed 2nd grade today, wow, finally. Noah did great too. Now for the teacher to sit down with me and make appropriate goals and I will be happy.

Oh, I was told that the JOKE of a school district he last went to will not get back to this school district about sending his records and the records person lives next door to his current OT. wow. Then some one got a hold of some one and was told they only have one IEP from 2005 when we first moved here to Texas and he was 3. lol  I called today and asked for the records and was told to call the last school of attendance and I did and the woman never called me back. Like I need to deal with this.

Anyway, happy things are looking up and having faith in it all and in my self to know what to do for my sweet boy. Joel wishes for me to pull him and home school and I am feeling that way too but I want to wait and give schools a try in Ohio. If we have the same kind of junk happening then we will go back to homeschooling. In the mean time, I will continue with prayers and faith that it will all work out. I know there are good schools and teachers out there some where and hopefully waiting for us to get there soon!

Happy Tuesday my friends!!!

Monday, October 25, 2010

a cute hat

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he loves this hat. I love this hat. we found it a few weeks ago after the buddy walk when we went to eat at the Cracker Barrel.

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I thought it would be great for when we head up to Ohio and feel some cold weather.

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I think it will keep him nice and warm.

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Happy Sunday

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Just another Sunday here. Noah busy playing. Joel just washed the cars and getting ready for football. His beloved Pittsburgh Steelers are finally going to be showing here in town on TV.  So, he is oh so happy he gets to watch them play.

So happy Noah has off from school tomorrow and Joel is also off  from work. But, Noah has his ENT, hearing test  and need to take him for his blood work tomorrow so that will take a big chunk out of the day.

Hope you are having a wonderful Sunday!!!

Saturday, October 23, 2010

everything

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he is everything to me

this boy

who I love to the moon xo

Friday, October 22, 2010

happy today is Friday!!!

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these big hay people are set up in a field near Noah’s school.

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I think they are so sweet.

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well… I am off soon to Noah’s IEP meeting. I'm feeling a little ill but I am fine and I just know it will all be good. I am not that worried as we are moving soon. I do want things in place and worded right for his best interest. I so wish I could get him a 1/1 aide!!! I know in this district it is not going to happen but maybe it will in Ohio? So, I need to get stuff worded just right and make sure it is in writing. ugh!

I will have to write this weekend about all Noah’s yearly doctor appointments so far. And, the scary stuff that happened at his school yesterday when I went to pick him up early. oh my! for now I have to run and get ready.

Have a happy Friday and a wonderful weekend!!!

Thursday, October 21, 2010

he’s a fish

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I wish he was at ease in the pool as he is in the tub. he wants to stay in the tub forever.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

her and him

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the good times

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

finally the parties

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Didn't really take too many at school. He had a good time though.

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Noah and the neighborhood boys had a blast breaking the shark piƱata. Noah loved hitting it.

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But, he loved watching the boys hit it even more. He was so excited once it broke. He could careless about the candy but he enjoyed them being excited about it and they were sweet to help him get a few.

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He usually loves cake time just to sing the song and blow out the candles but for some reason he wasn't into it this time and we couldn't figure out what he wanted. For a change he ate a piece of cake and ice cream.

Noah got some good gifts, that new Woody is one of them. He loves his new explore leapster and has not put it down. Love when he loves something new.

Off to take him to Orthopedics this morning and to the eye dr. I think we will have to call his ped too because looks like he may have a yeast infection? wondering if it is from all the antibiotics he has been taking for the ear infections that wont go away? ugh! some times I feel like all I do is take him to some dr or another. Praying he is all better soon!

Happy Tuesday!

Monday, October 18, 2010

cleaning up

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Today is clean up day. The floors were a mess yesterday after the party. I went and bought a dyson animal after taking Noah to school this morning. I felt so guilty buying it until I came home, put it together and used it. LOVE. IT. Then I mopped the floors and now need a break :) After I get the rest of the cleaning done I need to work on photos and get caught up on everything else.

I feel so behind on blog reading, paper work, cleaning, a stack of magazines I need to get to, organizing, de cluttering, and on and on. It just seems like there has been one thing after another going on around here. The move it coming up before we know it and my head will be spinning. forgive me for being a bad blogger and not commenting on your blogs. I read some at night in bed on the itouch but hate using it to comment with.

On a really sad note… this is so awful for me to even write. ugh! We let my brother take Coco home yesterday after the party. My heart hurts, really hurts. I woke up feeling that nervous feeling like something was going to happen and Joel said, it was missing Coco and I think it was. I feel kind of lost not having every minute of my day so far caring for her and taking her outside every minute like she likes to do. Missed her sleeping on the bed last night. We still might take her with us to Ohio but for now my brother has her. he loves her and he is so good with dogs. He will train her really well. She really took over our home and was not the calm dog she was when we took her in. She thought she was in charge of us and well… she was. She took every minute of my time every day.

Anyway

Have a happy Monday!!!!

Sunday, October 17, 2010

for my sweet Noah

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I made this for Noah this past week. After I had edited the photo I just felt like adding the words to it. I tell this to Noah several times a day and before bed. He says it back to me. So, I thought it was fitting for the image.

I didn't get to edit any photos yet, so I am behind. My head was feeling like a watermelon all day yesterday but much better today. Now to clean up and get ready for the party later.

Happy Sunday!

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Birthday morning

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We woke him up to the happy birthday song. He was so sleepy and out of it he must have thought we were nuts. I know he enjoyed it thought around the 4th time we sang it, he was ready to get up and get going. :) I just love how Coco wants to be right in the middle of things.

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I bought these beautiful and tasty red velvet cookie cakes at the Super Target and we put a candle and sang happy birthday again several times before school. He was so excited to hold the cookie with the burning candle and well… he loves the birthday song and thinks it is just for him.

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He had a great day and a great day back at school too. He only did a drop and flop once at school and that is pretty good with him not feeling well. He has not done a drop and flop and become a wet noodle in for ever well… since he was in school 3 years ago. And then he did it twice today after school hmmmm. hope today will be the end of all that cause it is not fun trying to get a wet noodle up and break your back doing so.

Joel and I took cupcakes and ice cream for his party at school and he was just so happy. I will post those photos tomorrow when I get some time to edit them. Having his party on Sunday, here with the family.

And the 3 of us now all have allergies/ sinus and everyone we know here in town too. YUCK!

Happy Saturday everyone!!!

Friday, October 15, 2010

Happy Birthday Sweet Noah!!!

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I couldn't make up my mind which one I liked best so I will post them both. :)

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Happy Birthday my sweet, sweet Noah!!!

9 years old today… I can not believe it!

I love walking beside you and I am blessed to be your Mother.

9 years  have passed so fast in our slow paced life.

Daddy and I adore you.

Our wish is for you to live a happy life filled with love.

Happy, happy Birthday my sweet one!!!!!

We love you to the moon and back!

Thursday, October 14, 2010

my sweet one and ear infections that wont go away

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these photos were taken on Monday after his Dr. appointment with the sleep specialist.

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we went to eat at Jason Deli. the light by the window was wonderful.

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my poor guy is still not him self. I took him to the Pediatrician yesterday and he STILL has the ear infections and now sinus infection with diarrhea here and there. tried to pick up his 4 different meds at Target only to have insurance issues again. So, we left with nothing. made phone calls when we got home and sent Joel to deal with it. more issues. more phone calls and finally had to pay for the antibiotic.  So he got his first dose late last night and I kept him home again today. He has been crying at the littlest of things and crying through the night. He did sleep better last night though. He is such a trooper!

another day of rest for Noah and hopefully on the road to getting well. I will be dealing with insurance stuff yet again and he has a dental check up later this afternoon. other than sickness, insurance crap and cleaning after Coco, life is good!

Have a wonderful Thursday!

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Welcome to Holland

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I have shared this on my old blogs before but wanted to share again this year for Down Syndrome Awareness Month. I first read this poem aloud in the car with Joel when Noah was in the NICU a few days after he was born. We both cried our eyes out. It does mean something to me but not my own feelings but still touches my heart and emotions when I read it.  I feel lucky that I do not mourn what Noah has brought into my life. I feel so blessed beyond my own imagination to live my days with him. Even on the crazy days I am so blessed.

I know that I am one of the lucky ones and blessed to walk this path on Earth with my sweet angel.

WELCOME TO HOLLAND

by
Emily Perl Kingsley.

I am often asked to describe the experience of raising a child with a disability - to try to help people who have not shared that unique experience to understand it, to imagine how it would feel. It's like this......

When you're going to have a baby, it's like planning a fabulous vacation trip - to Italy. You buy a bunch of guide books and make your wonderful plans. The Coliseum. The Michelangelo David. The gondolas in Venice. You may learn some handy phrases in Italian. It's all very exciting.

After months of eager anticipation, the day finally arrives. You pack your bags and off you go. Several hours later, the plane lands. The stewardess comes in and says, "Welcome to Holland."

"Holland?!?" you say. "What do you mean Holland?? I signed up for Italy! I'm supposed to be in Italy. All my life I've dreamed of going to Italy."

But there's been a change in the flight plan. They've landed in Holland and there you must stay.

The important thing is that they haven't taken you to a horrible, disgusting, filthy place, full of pestilence, famine and disease. It's just a different place.

So you must go out and buy new guide books. And you must learn a whole new language. And you will meet a whole new group of people you would never have met.

It's just a different place. It's slower-paced than Italy, less flashy than Italy. But after you've been there for a while and you catch your breath, you look around.... and you begin to notice that Holland has windmills....and Holland has tulips. Holland even has Rembrandts.

But everyone you know is busy coming and going from Italy... and they're all bragging about what a wonderful time they had there. And for the rest of your life, you will say "Yes, that's where I was supposed to go. That's what I had planned."

And the pain of that will never, ever, ever, ever go away... because the loss of that dream is a very very significant loss.

But... if you spend your life mourning the fact that you didn't get to Italy, you may never be free to enjoy the very special, the very lovely things ... about Holland.

 

Happy Wednesday everyone!

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

we are sick

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It is almost 1am and I am up. Joel is up. Noah is up. some time before taking Noah to the dr yesterday I got his stomach bug. no fun. and he has been sneezing, coughing, running nose, watery eyes. fever. ugh! I hope I feel better tomorrow. if he felt this weekend how I feel and all he does is cry through the night… wow. I know he has high pain tolerance and all but he hardly shows being uncomfortable or sick.

so, keeping him home from school. again. hate to have him miss but I don't like sending him sick. If I feel better I would like to take him in to ped to get a note for school if not oh well.

Better try and get some sleep but I doubt it.

hope your week is good and that you are well!!!

Monday, October 11, 2010

Hair cut

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Noah got his hair cut on Friday night. I always love the way he looks with a fresh cut. I was trying to get a few pictures so I could post but he was not too happy with me.

He had another bad night of crying. I am thinking his throat or maybe sinus draining or that his belly hurts? I really have no clue and this is what drives me up the wall… the not knowing. How I look forward to the day Noah can tell me all the things I want to know! I have faith and know the day will come. For now I play the guessing game.

Holiday today. Joel and Noah are off. Joel took Coco for her shots and grooming. Noah has a doctor appointment at 1pm with a new doctor at his Neurologist office. They are sleep specialist but we still have not got to the bottom of his sleep issues. Anyway, since the Neuro moved out of town he is now going to see a Pheumologist.

One good thing about moving to Ohio is that I hear Cincinnati Children’s Hospital has a great ENT that helps with sleep issues.

I plan on taking Noah’s birthday photos today so I hope that works out. my plans never seem to work out? lol I hope to drive some where nice and take some good photos and hope he is willing. I will keep my fingers crossed.

Happy Monday!

Sunday, October 10, 2010

Sunday

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Joel took Noah to CCD ( Sunday school). Gives me a little break to work on photos and post a blog.

Today is my oldest sisters birthday. My parents are cooking so everyone will be going over today.

Noah came down with a stomach bug yesterday so we had to stay home all day. He cried during the night a few times. I hope he is over the bug today!

Better go and get busy here.

Have a blessed Sunday!

Saturday, October 9, 2010

Saturday

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Another beautiful day here in SA. It is 75 right now. I so love this weather!

Joel went for his long run today.  The San Antonio Rock and Roll Marathon is coming up soon, the first week of November.

Noah, Coco and I are just here having a good day keeping busy.

I think when Joel gets home later we might go explore some little towns near us and enjoy this weather?

Oh, I took this photo from the mall parking lot that sits right next to Six Flags. This is one of the roller coasters with Super Man on top. I thought it looked pretty cool.

Have a great Saturday!

Friday, October 8, 2010

Friday

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Noah had a great day at school.

I had a busy day running errands.

Took Noah to get his hair cut tonight.

He screamed and cried like usual and he looks so handsome.

Picked up dinner and took it over to my parents house.

Had a fun night laughing and eating a good dinner with the family.

Now going right to bed, I can hardly keep my eyes open and I have no clue how Noah is still up?!

Happy Friday and hope everyone has a great weekend!

Thursday, October 7, 2010

a day of bocce

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I arrived an hour before Noah’s school bus got to the sports complex. They were so late getting there… the last school to arrive. Good thing it was a nice day out. But, the sun was so bright it hurt. Noah was so excited to see me standing there waiting. I was so glad I went and experienced the day with him. It was a blast and he had fun. But, it was a long day and he got tired and he was hungry and he began to melt down and cry just a little. So, I took him for a walk and we played and went to the potty. They didn't eat till after they played. Guess who was the very last player? Yep, my sweet one! He was so hungry that he didn't want what the school packed but I finally got him to eat the bread.
I don't think I would ever not go to an event. There are just too many kids and I don't want Noah lost in the craziness that goes on. I cant believe I was the only parent from our school to be there?

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The high school volunteers were great. They kept score and helped out. They belong to PALS ( regular ed students who volunteer at school with the special ed students). My heart just burst with happiness to know there are such sweet kids out there who have tender, caring hearts. That sweet teenage boy worked with Noah with such tenderness. I could see how good his heart is. I can never say enough about all the good people we have met and passed all these year with Noah who volunteer and give of their time for such goodness for my Noah and other kids. I am for ever grateful and hold that happiness in my heart.
The little girl with Noah in some of the photos thinks she is his mother from the first day. She always wants to hold his hand and help him. She is too cute. yesterday after school she told Noah bye and then yelled out, “I love you”.  oh my, it was sweet.

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Here he is with his ribbon. The ribbon never made it home yesterday. when I asked about it today I was told it was thrown away because they didn't know who’s it was and one of the kids was chewing on it and it was wet. huh? so I nicely asked if they could call and get him another one so i can put it in his box of treasures.
I think the next event to practice for the Special Olympics is bowling and that should be fun as well. :)
Happy Thursday!

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Busy day

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In a rush but wanted to get my post in so I don't miss up my 31 for 21 for Down Syndrome.

I was out all day with Noah’s class for his first practice of Bocce for Special Olympics. It was pretty amazing and awesome! I got there an hour before Noah’s school bus arrived and it was a little emotional for me and I enjoyed just soaking it all in. He had a good time but was tired of the all day affair. I  will post photos tomorrow. For now I need to get to bed. I. am. so. tired.

Happy Wednesday!

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

another happy Tuesday!

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Drop of was good!

ENT just called, the girl had a different attitude and is resubmitting the claim…blah, blah,blah and even gave me an earlier appointment to get into see the dr (YES!) yesterday, they gave me the date of Nov. 8th and today she gave me Oct. 25th still a long way away when he is having ear pain and infection in both ears but I will take it. I just love how things work out. I know the bill will get paid by one of the insurance companies or by his waiver so I am not worried about that. all is good!

School troubles and I have no words for it all yet. I was made aware of it last Thursday by the male aide. I am getting the feeling they are giving Noah worksheets to do… and he wont do them. He cant write so why give him work sheets? I dont think they are working on any of the things in his IEP? They have not taken him to Second grade yet. He is not eating lunch or breakfast there. I think the female aide must have quit? have not seen her since last Wed. So, I am left with lots of questions of what is going on. I need to get to the bottom of it and fast. He only has 8 weeks before we move. He is safe and that alone is good. But, he also needs to be taught just like any other kid in school. This, we have not had the luck to get from public school. yes, it is only going on the 4th week but they should have some routine down as to how he learns and what works for him. I get the feeling all the kids do all the same work? if that is the case what is the use of their IEP’s? ??????

I need to make phone calls and get answers and get people in that room to see how and what should be done and get them teaching my sweet boy. And, they need to get an aide to take my sweet boy to Second grade already. Thinking positive and know all will be good and worked out and well… it is just part of my life to deal with these things. It is my job to fight for my boy and make sure he is getting the best and what every other child gets. I dont send him to school to sit and do nothing all day long! Ok, must go and make calls.

Have a happy Tuesday!!!

Monday, October 4, 2010

Monday

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Noah did great at drop off. No crying! I went to target right after dropping him off and bought lots of treats and juice for their snack time. I don't mind at all buying the treats for the class each week. I like making the kids happy including Noah.

I was on the phone all day up till just now with doctors office making Noah’s yearly appointments with all his drs. I wanted to get this done now before we leave in just over 8 weeks for Ohio. We will not have the Medicaid waiver when we get there so we will have lots of co- pays once we are in Ohio so better to get things done here before we move.

I was given such a hard time by the ENT office billing person. She so doesn't want to take the blame or get in trouble so making it all my fault about our last visit over a year ago. I swear she acted like she remembered the day and every word said. I wanted to laugh in her face… like she really knew that very day in her head! Anyway, she is saying, we own out of pocket $300 for the visit because Medicaid didn't pay for it because we had TriCare (military). when I told her to send to through to TriCare to get the denial and then send it back to Medicaid and it would go through but they need it to be denied first from tricare. She told me the 90 days passed and I would have to pay it. UGH!!!! So, we went back and forth and she said, she had to ask another person to see what can be done and that person had left for the day. If they give me grief about it I hope Noah’s waiver will pay for it!

You think I would be an insurance expert by now with all the dealings I have to do all these years. But, I am not. I am still learning all the little tricks. So, I will be back at it on the phone tomorrow dealing with this and I hope I can get him an appointment at some point if not I will need to find another ENT to take him to.  I am happy I got all the other appointments made!

Now I am ready for bed already!

Have a great night… Happy Monday!

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Pink Flowers

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I spotted these at La Cantera mall the other day. 
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I had so been wanting to go and walk around in the cool morning but Noah had been sick.
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I went the first chance I got when I sent him back to school on Thursday.
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it was so nice to just walk around and look at things and linger and take my time and walk in and out of stores.
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Since I started taking photography more seriously I just cant help but see beauty every where I look. I carry my camera with me every where I go. It is a bit of a hassle fitting it into my bag or carrying an extra bag but I am always so happy to have it when there is something I want to photograph. Plus, gives me reason to buy more bags and purses ( I am a bag lady)!

Have a wonderful Sunday!