Tiny Update 

Trent has definitely felt better. We've been dealing with a lot of changes in a short period of time. He's been doing a lot of resting and sleeping lately. We've had many many memorable conversations in the wee hours of the morning. I wish I could find a way to take his pain away. I'd [...]

CANNABIS – An Answer, Part 2 – The Facts

Genesis 1:29 - Then God said, "I give you every seed-bearing plant on the face of the whole earth and every tree that has fruit with seed in it. They will be yours for food." I realize there seems to be something missing from the conversations that I have started. So, this will be the thread [...]

CANNABIS – An Answer

***UPDATE. SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM FOR MORE INFORMATION*** I asked for a real live answer.  Here it is. So I've had a really rough couple of days.  I feel lost. I feel hurt. I feel angry. I feel tired. I feel like right now, as I write this my brain is the clearest it's been [...]

Life

 I really don't have much to say today. He's sick. Some days are better than others. The girls have been really helpful to me lately. Thank you to Betty, Ashley and Lisa for pitching in with the kids this week while we've taken care of some things. It was really good to see my F-I-L [...]

So This Happened…

A few months back I was approached through this very blog by a lovely lady, Kathleen Engel, who also happened to be an editor from Health Monitor Magazine.  You know, the magazines you read in the doctor's office, while you're waiting. You know those people inside? Yeah, they're real people! Their stories are real, and [...]

Why Chemo Sucks So Bad

"How is Trent doing with this round of chemo?"  This is undoubtedly the question I answer most these days.  I don't have a problem with anyone asking me this question at all. It's actually just the opposite.  I really appreciate being asked and knowing that people are interested.  Nope, the problem actually lies in my answer. [...]

#RareDiseaseDay – Who Knew?

Today is #RareDiseaseDay. Who knew? I do now. In case you're keeping count we have 2 in our immediate family #LongQT2 and #SynovialSarcoma. The medical field has only been aware of Long QT2 (a heart condition that causes sudden death - Sabrinna​, Gavin and I have it) for about 50 years. Want to know more [...]