A Day in the Life

I wake to Lexington seizing in bed beside me. I brought her to our bed sometime throughout the night last night, like I always seem to have to do. I rub her sternum to try and elicit breathing and tell her she is okay and I am right here, and when it is over and …

The Dreaded “M” Word

I had this whole idea of how my first real post might be about any different part of Lexington's epilepsy journey. Maybe I would write about one of her hospital stays, or keto, or how seizures effect the brain, etc. But I sit here tonight, with this dreaded topic on my mind and I simply …

Why I’m Here

Parenting is a whole new ball game with a toddler with an epilepsy diagnosis on medical keto. On March 1, 2019, Lexington had what we recognized as her first seizure. On April 19, 2019, she was diagnosed with epilepsy and began AED's (anti-epileptic drugs). On May 15, 2019 we learned that the cause of her …