Monthly Archives: August, 2008

manic monday

sam walked to the stop sign again today and then slept for an hour and a half. He also had headaches today. Not the best of our days. I think he is overwhelmed with the other kids being here. They are constantly talking and moving and it is almost too much for him.he was also …

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Favorites…

We decided to make a post or two of all the favorites that were Sam’s in the hospital. Everyday there was something or someone new to make us smile. We were so blessed to haveso many wonderful nurses, doctors, OT’S, PT’s, porters… God was definitely watching over us! Since i didnt think to get my …

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Better than Christmas!

Yesterday was a looooooooooooong day … againSam was beginning to wonder if he was ever going to get home. we had to see all sorts of different doctors, specialists and members of Sam’s care team(OT, PT, social workers, pych. therapists, etc) poor sam was beat from the rash (which was not any better) and then …

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WARNING!!!!!!!!!! SAMS BRAGGIN’ RIGHTS!!

i put the warning title here because Samuel wants me to put the picture of his scar on here after theytook out his stitches…. so i will. Yesterday was a hard day for sam. When i left him on Wed. night he had a rash on his stomach and a bit on his arms. when …

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Look Ma!!! … no IV’s

yep… sam is now IV and fancy free! There are conflicting stories as to how the IV’s came to be out (sam says that the doctors took them out and they say sam did….hmmmmm) either way he is no longer attached to machines!!!!!!!!!! today was one of those kind of days that was busy but …

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One week…

It is so hard to believe that one week ago today i was waiting in a room to hear the outcome of my sons surgery… we are so blessed to have him with us still today!!I am being constantly amazed that by the grace of God, all this young man is capable of. He walked …

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Big Steps

I got to experience the pride of his first steps again yesterday and today!!!! Yesterday he walked just a bit past the nurses station…. today his goal was to walk to the elevators! HE DID IT!!!! It was hard work , slow and he was tired but he did it! And then we went for …

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Angels in unlikely places

I titled this post so because of the wonderful angels we have encountered this week– nurses, doctors, friends, family, acquaintances from home, acquaintances at the RMH. Angels are definitely everywhere! We have had incredible people step up and step into our lives this last week. They have done things from praying, calling, and texting daily– …

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