Monthly Archives: May, 2009

Exciting news all over!

First and foremost! Sam is the middle cadet in the front row AND Sam is going to Cadet camp in Penhold, Alberta!! We are so excited ( i am extremely excited for him but also nervous– he will be 2 whole provinces away from us if he has any problems…) Dennis and I were driving …

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Spring is here… i think

We are supposed to get to 23* today. SO maybe, just maybe…. spring is here. We are going to plant out our transplants for the garden and I am going to get my flowers into the half barrels done. I might even just post a picture or two if i can remember! lol We thot …

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Sam’s story in the Neepawa Banner.Thank you to Ken Waddell and Kate Jackson!! “I remember getting hit [by the scope] and then…”Boy was in hospital fighting for his life By Ken Waddell The Neepawa Banner Talking to 13 year-old Sam Ginter, it’s hard to believe that less than a year ago the Neepawa area boy …

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to ipod or not to ipod

We are trying to find ways to help sam with his memory and organizational skills and have discovered that PDA’s are basically a thing of the past and the “new thing” is (so everyone tells us) is to just get him a cell phone– well NOT! First of all he doesnt NEED a cell phone …

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Interesting Video…

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bush ex…and other weekend challenges

sam went to Bush Ex with his air cadet squadron on Sat morning. Bush Ex is where the cadets take off overnight into the bush and sleep in ‘tents'(made from tarps), eat IMP’s (Individual Meal Packets), do 12 mile hikes, play soccer and other sports, and capture the flag. We (meaning me) were hoping that …

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half empty…

this time it hit sam. we left for winnipeg yesterday morning at 5.40 and by 10.30 he was feeling sick and not the best and by noon he wa throwing up and fevered… and we still had our big appt. with dr. goldberg to go thru! we got to the appt and got right into …

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I love God’s Sense of Humour

I laughed as I read this mornings devo from Psalm 31 Woman. How appropriate! I got Hannah to the doctor last night and she has URTI (upper respirtory tract infection) but it was ‘irrated by the fact that this past week she had her 3rd dose of Hep. immunizations — prime example of getting sick …

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sick…. ugh

“Someone is sick!” and the blankets flew and the bed jumped… that was my wake up call this morning. In the wee early hours of the morning, Isaac did his best to make it to the bathroom but before he could… it all hit the floor. Both mine and dennis’ feet hit the floor at …

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The Final Countdown…

hey that should be a song! Oh wait it is!! lol reminiscing the 80’s… Actually what is means is that next week on May13, Sam will be seeing the neurologist (the surgical one) for his “all clear”. From what we understand from the last time we saw him this date is when now Sam is …

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