Lyra got her first haircut on Saturday. She did GREAT! I think it was harder on me. She’s had a mop on her head for quite some time, but I just loved it so much I wouldn’t take her for a haircut. It couldn’t wait any longer, so a friend of mine cut her hair while I watched and video taped.Read More →

What Can Lyra See? A lot…but just not as clearly as everyone else. Her vision now is about 20/200, which is legally blind, but this doesn’t mean she lives in a world of darkness. My vision without my glasses or contacts is 20/200. Very early on, we knew she could see something…we just weren’t sure what. She would look at toys, books, or objects that had very high contrast. We have a dark navy blue border along the top edge of the white walls in our bedroom. We would take Lyra in there, and she would look up at it and laugh hysterically. Of courseRead More →