Monthly Archives: August 2010

Not a good start to a Saturday morning

Chad was up and walking around this morning, restless. He walked into the kitchen, where my mom was making breakfast. I hadn’t gotten up yet – I was just listening for a fall. He made his way back into the … Continue reading

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Another day, another fall

Chad hasn’t fallen since Sunday. Then, this morning around 6am, he fell when trying to get out of bed. He was adamant that he didn’t need my help, but I hovered anyway. It took him a little while, but he … Continue reading

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Another Chad update

Chad has had a couple of “good” days. He hasn’t fallen or been severely agitated since Sunday. We just moved him over to a medicine patch that will control his pain medications. The major advantage is that he doesn’t have … Continue reading

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Girl Scout ‘Just us Girls’ Camping Weekend

I FINALLY have my phone and internet connections back, after 5 days. We had a terrible storm last Wednesday that fried my internet phone. And my garage door opener. Being without them was a nuisance and I am so glad … Continue reading

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Thank you!

Thank you for the anniversary wishes. We had a pretty good day compared to the last few days. Chad didn’t quite remember it was our special day until he saw flowers on our kitchen table from our sweet friends. When … Continue reading

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Celebrating 9 years

Nine years ago today on an hot Summer day, I married my best friend. Happy Anniversary, Chad. Thank you for being the provider you promised to be, giving me two gorgeous children and a full heart.   i carry your … Continue reading

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Here are some shots from our trip to TN to see Chad’s sister and her family. The girls really enjoyed spending time with their cousin, Haille for two whole weeks (Beaufort and then to TN). Melynda & I took all … Continue reading

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Dealing with Disease Progression

We hoped that we would be able to do everything we wanted to this Summer before Chad’s disease progressed. And, we got our wish. We enjoyed a wonderful time at the Great Wolf Lodge, a beautiful week at the beach, … Continue reading

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