Terrible Tuesday, March 27th This is the day they were preparing Dad for discharge. He just had one more test to complete: Walk the floor. Nana and Paul were there. Paul was about to go back to work and come back for the discharge. However, when the aide put the gate belt on and they … Continue reading 411: Tuesday-Friday March 27-30, 2018
We broke 1000 followers! Thank you for your prayers! It feels so good to know over 1000 of you are walking along side of us and praying for us. Leanne spent the night with Dad. Nana, all the grandkids, and I tried to rest at home. I wish I had taken a picture of their … Continue reading Joy for the Journey no. 22 Breathe, Daddy!
Please join us at the Last Saturday Night of Worship, an UNhurried evening to be fully present with the Lord and each other! Saturday March 25th @ Crossroads Community Church 5:30-8:30pm 25991 Pala, Mission Viejo Main Dish provided with a suggested 4$ donation. In Master Oogway style, we will order Chicken and Veggie Stir-Fry from … Continue reading 411: Last Saturday N.O.W. March 25th
We'll done, Randy! You're such a stud! Monday, December 5th: Called in for a last minute pre-operative appointment. Tuesday, December 6th: 5:30 am: Check in. 6:30 am: We got lead away with a group of septa-octagenerians to the preop corrals! I said, "Look who you're having surgery with!!" And Randy said, "Maybe we look older … Continue reading 411: Tuesday Brain Surgery, Thursday Discharge?!
November 17th, celebrates two months of life since Ian's new heart took residence in his body! That's incredible. I am celebrating and counting my days and asking the Lord for wisdom to live them well. These markers make me remember our donor family with extra love and admiration. Please keep them in your prayers as … Continue reading 411: November 17, 2016
We are blessed to have some of the greatest neurosurgeons in our backyard. We also have a very supportive family to help us navigate all the decisions. Within an hour of the family text, we had insider medical opinions of where to go and who to meet with. Thanks Dr. Matt, you're a welcome addition to … Continue reading 411: Brain Tumors
You can't pass the MCAT with this, but you might be able to explain it to your kids. Dilated= Stretched out, wider, larger Cardio= Heart Myo= Muscle Pathy= Problem The heart is a pump. Like a bike pump that moves air. Like a turkey baster that shoots fluids out or sucks fluid in. It's a really … Continue reading 411: Dilated Cardiomyopathy