Tag Archives: Family

A Retrospective on Worry

The other day a Facebook memory showed up from when Rebecca was only a few months old.  Beth created the post and it was a picture of Rebecca with a caption saying that she could not wait until the day Rebecca could hear her tell her how much she loved her.   When I saw […]

Interview With Molly

Jake’s cousin Molly is a Junior at Fairhaven High School.  Molly is taking a Media Production Class, and for a Photojournalism project she decided to do an interview on us and Usher Syndrome.  Molly is nominated for two student New England Emmy Awards, and she wants to go on to major in Communications. Although we […]

Cochlear Implant Activation Day!!

Today was the day we’ve been anxiously waiting for for almost a year, Rebecca’s Activation Day.   We went into the appointment very nervous, yet so excited! Reagan wanted her voice to be the first one Rebecca heard, and so it was. Rebecca was busy playing with toys when they turned her CI’s on, and […]

Bittersweet

On Wednesday December 21st our family was invited to an Usher Syndrome awareness event that was being sponsored by Arts for USH.  The significance of the date was that it coincided with the winter solstice and occurred on the darkest day of the year.  Not exactly sure how many people walked but I believe it […]