I have GOOD NEWS! My Dad has been in the hospital since Monday, August 21. He had colorectal surgery on Friday, August 25th and his recovery wasn’t going as well as we hoped. Yesterday there was talk of more surgery and other not so great options due to his progress. I was feeling so sad … Click here to read more….
Erik is finally feeling a little better. He wasn’t able to keep his medicine down due to a fever and an awesome gag reflex, so his doc prescribed Zofran and now he is finally off the couch. Pedar and I want to see him moving around!! He was able to keep a bowl of soup … Click here to read more….
The boys closed out a fantastic week of Vacation Bible School at St. John’s so we all went to see Wonder Woman on Friday night. It was INCREDIBLE. Saturday we dropped the boys off at my parents house for an overnight (Thank you, Nana and Pops!) and met up with Melanie and Gerry at Bella … Click here to read more….
This Sunday we celebrated Erik’s First Holy Communion at St. John’s Lutheran Church. We have been attending communion classes with Erik for a few weeks and Sunday we celebrated at the 9 a.m service with his class of 16 kids! The most touching part of the ceremony was when Pedar and I knelt in front … Click here to read more….
James Corden has a way of making every moment count! His “Crosswalk Musicals” are inspiring me to be more outrageous and laugh and sing more. What if we tried harder to be more entertaining in our everyday routines, like using the darn crosswalk??! Grateful for James and his amazing team for making me laugh and … Click here to read more….
On my way into the hospital yesterday I looked over and saw a handsome young man heading out of the parking garage and said, “Well what do you know!” There was Joseph and his sweet Mama Julie. Joseph has Spina Bifida and visits Shriners for clinic appointments. Julie was Casey’s daycare provider from the time … Click here to read more….
I got a massage yesterday at the Body Mind Center with Mirijana (MJ). I went to bed feeling like I was floating. I tweaked my neck recently and was not able to move my head all the way around. Rather than wish and hope it would get better, like I usually do, I decided to … Click here to read more….
We had a great Spring Break. Pedar and I worked Monday and Tuesday but then we took off the rest of the week and headed to Watsonville for two nights. That post will come later. We had a terrific mini getaway. We got home late on Friday and began preparing for Easter. Leif and Sierra … Click here to read more….
On Friday after work, we checked into the Amber House Inn. We stayed there on our wedding night, so we thought it would be fun to go back. We got ready and headed out on the town. We first stopped by Broderick’s and then we went to Mulvaney’s for dinner. Our server was super … Click here to read more….