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Mia Blitstein
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Mama, wife, teacher, wannabe veg head, cancer survivor, blogger...
Mama, wife, teacher, wannabe veg head, cancer survivor, blogger...

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Present Day
Once in a while, it's a good idea to take a step back and remember how far you've come. We are settled into our hectic but loving life as a family of 4, toddler in tow. I continue to work part time while the baby goes to daycare and my mom. Judah is now 9 a...

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5 Years Later
Here we are again. It's the end of December. The year is 2015 (sounds so futuristic, right?), and it has been exactly 5 years since I last entered the radiation room for a zap. Technically that means I am cured. 5 years post-treatment with no recurrence = c...

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Turning One-Half
photo credit to Judah B.   We have made it halfway through little Zevi's first year! Cookies for all! This milestone calls for an update in numbers: 2 - teeth currently poking through those little baby gums 3 - naps taken (by Zev) each day 11 - hours slept ...

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A Moment to Debrief (aka Birth Story Details Ahead)
As most of you probably already know, our long awaited miracle baby has arrived! We welcomed baby Zev into the world 1 month ago tonight, and I haven't had a minute to write about it since then. Today, I have approximately 5 minutes while the baby sleeps (u...

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A Fish Who Swims and A Woman With Low IQ
We are now 39 weeks and 6 days pregnant. Just yesterday, we found out that our efforts were successful and Little Fish has turned back head down! Now we need to have him fast before he discovers he can swim back the other way. For future reference, we exhau...

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Life in the Ninth Month
One day and one week away from our due date, yesterday we were surprised at our weekly OB checkup to discover that our little peanut thinks he is a salmon and has decided to flip into a breech position. Upon checking via ultrasound and seeing his head appea...

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4 Years Later
On this date in 2010, I honestly don't remember how I was feeling upon waking up in the morning. I had my final radiation treatment planned for that afternoon at 4, and I'm sure on one hand, I was ready to be done. On the other hand, once you get to the end...

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The Latest
I've been kind of quiet on the blog the past few months. Actually, that's not entirely accurate. I have written posts, but not published them. Didn't feel right. But I guess it's time I did publish one. So here goes. What is happening in the life of this ca...

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A New Year
Happy Fall, my bloggy friends. A friend wrote me an email the other day, saying that she was catching up on my blog, which alerted me to the fact that I haven't written on here since May. Yikes! Though I'm not sure I have anything truly profound to share, a...

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