My mother performed countless acts of service at our home. She folded loads of laundry, washed piles of dishes, and held Becky for hours.
She also introduced Johnny to Amazon shopping.Read More »
She’s gone. My mother finally went home yesterday.
The wind shifted to the west and blew her right back to Texas. Via Southwest airlines. Not an umbrella.Read More »
Today is Angela’s 20th birthday.
I couldn’t let the day pass without reflecting on her incredible life.Read More »
Becky passed the one month mark yesterday.
But it feels like she has been with us for years.Read More »
It’s been quiet around Mom’s blog the last few days.
That may have something to do with me.Read More »
If a picture is worth a thousand words, prepare for a verbal barrage.
Yes, yes! That’s Becky in clothing. And another funny hat. And a car seat. Which is used to legally transport an infant in a moving vehicle. Tonight my little car headed west into the sunset. Towards H♥O♥M♥E!Read More »
Some of my kids wonder what life looks like at the Ronald McDonald House (RMH).
As it appears we are getting closer to our discharge date, I thought I would share our typical day here.Read More »
I have received some sterling advice over my weeks in the NICU.
And I have proceeded to ignore it. To my detriment.
Because I thought Becky was going home today. I was so sure that Mom and I packed our things. Last night we made a trip back to the house to begin organizing the mountain of supplies for Becky and to unpack the accumulating items from almost a month in the hospital.
But Becky is not going home today. And maybe not for several more days.Read More »
Things are moving quickly around here.
And I am beginning to hear the word discharge date. Doesn’t that have a nice ring to it?Read More »
There have been several changes around here in the last couple of days.
For starters, I got a new piece of NICU real estate. A crib!Read More »