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"Confetti Skin, Beauty Within" is our blog about ichthyosis and its effect on our lives. Rachel and our three boys are affected with the form of ichthyosis called "icthyosis en confetti, type 2".

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Here's our summary of our best and most important posts of 2012.

Our Bicycle Solution

Now that the kids are all school-aged, slow-moving baby bikes have gone by the wayside. Just because they have ichthyosis doesn’t mean they don’t have typical kid desires. It has been a challenge to strike the balance between keeping them safe and letting them do things with their peers. One point of conflict has been […]

Scooters and Big Wheels

One of the big challenges we’ve had over the years is letting our kids do normal things with the neighborhood kids. All summer, the boys are challenged by the heat in the afternoons and mosquitoes in the morning or dusk hours. We need to watch them carefully when they’re out in the summer heat, since […]