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A calm, reenergizing day
Monday, September 01, 2008      0 comments

Slept great, had a BLAST at the dog park and saw people I knew there w/their danes, went to my best friend's house and my 2 kids played w/her 4 plus they had a friend over and my kids loved every second and it was so awesome just to kick it w/Le... Read more
Exhaustion ( mental & physical) is kickin' in
Monday, September 01, 2008      0 comments

Today was a productive day but I'm definitely starting to wind down from the stress and constant activity of this week. From Tuesday's all nighter, to yesterday's Celebration of Life...it's starting to sink in and I keep catching myself thinkin... Read more
Celebration of Life
Sunday, August 31, 2008      2 comments

Today's Celebration of Life went well - my mom's friends/family came, my pastor spoke for a few minutes (I keep kicking myself for not having a recorder of some sort), we ate, people worked on the "memory maker" binders I had laid out (I had a ... Read more
Preparing for tomorrow
Saturday, August 30, 2008      1 comments

Tomorrow is the Celebration of Life I'm doing for my mom. We're having it at her house w/her friends and some family coming. It's been a whirlwind over the past couple days, meeting w/the mortuary, talking to our church, making a zillion phone... Read more
Mom's in Heaven
Wednesday, August 27, 2008      2 comments

Yesterday I spent the morning w/mom until I had to leave to p/u the kids and she spent the entire time hallucinating. I p/u the kids, brought them over for a quick visit w/Grandma. We left, got homework, they rocked doing homework, we had an e... Read more
Mom's continuing to fail
Tuesday, August 26, 2008      2 comments

Spent the day while the kids were in school w/my mom and she was hallucinating almost the entire time. She's now on oxygen, plus the heart monitors, and the doctors aren't concerned w/her not eating/eliminating. They're going to do another ult... Read more
just trying to deal
Monday, August 25, 2008      2 comments

Shelby slept all night which is always HUGE (because it doesn't happen very often) so I had an awesome night sleep, woke up. got ready and visited my mom in the hospital, got home, the 4 of us left to visit Steve's grandma who lives an hour away... Read more
Hubby's bday
Sunday, August 24, 2008      2 comments

Today was my husband's birthday and we had a pretty good day. We had our special breakfast, Steve and Shane played wii together while Shelby worked on her laptop and I got a ton of misc. chores accomplished. We left to visit my mom in the hosp... Read more
'puter problems and hospitalization
Saturday, August 23, 2008      0 comments

Not that I have much of a true routine with so many things happening all the time in my life but I really look forward to my computer time at night...which was disruped w/my computer having problems for the past couple days ... very frustrating ... Read more
Heat stroke, cancer & runny noses
Wednesday, August 20, 2008      2 comments

All things considered, today was ok. I spent all morning, after dropping off the kids at school, with my mom. She constantly amazes me with how upbeat she is despite being so, so sick. Once she left w/my grandma for an appt, I left, took the ... Read more
Sad day
Wednesday, August 20, 2008      5 comments

My mom was discharged from the hospital today w/pain meds, an antibiotic and a stool softener. Her chemo has been stopped permanently. The cancer is everywhere, the colitis is still present, the new cancer is making her intestines even more di... Read more
Personal Pity Party
Monday, August 18, 2008      2 comments

So tired - last night I alternated between my mind just whirling away thinking about all sorts of stuff then diahhrea then laying in bed thinking, not able to fall asleep then another trip to the bathroom. Finally after 2 a.m., I drifted off t... Read more
Nice last day of summer vacation
Monday, August 18, 2008      1 comments

Today went well for the most part - we had a mellow morning - got some chores done, & had time to chill out. Our two sets of friends came over and everything went well. All the kids got along, the parents get along really well too so it makes... Read more
Heat 'n' Heart
Sunday, August 17, 2008      1 comments

Shelby woke up not feeling well - she was crazy hot but the thermometer wouldn't register it, & she felt like she had to throw up...I brought her to my bed, grabbed the puke bowl and tried to help her through it. It's one thing to have heat str... Read more
Vacation
Saturday, August 16, 2008      2 comments

Oh my goodness...here we go: Everything went awesome on Saturday - getting up early, driving the 6 hours to camp with only a breakfast/potty break and 1 more potty break. We found camp, I got gas in the van, we found a cute place to eat lu... Read more

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