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Saturday, April 06, 2019      11 comments

Many of you are following Brad's fight against cancer and I don't know all the ins and outs of it but here is his latest blog about his journey. I get so choked up when I read these, but he makes me so proud, Preparing for the CT Scan: CEA... Read more
Tuesday, April 02, 2019      10 comments

Boy another new month. Sorry haven't been around much lately, with work, and life, there just isn't enough hours in a day. Brad is doing well. Just came off chemo week. Said he tolerated it pretty well. Emerson started soccer lessons. Can'... Read more
Wednesday, March 27, 2019      9 comments

Today, since all of you have been walking with me on my son's fight against cancer, I thought I would post his latest blog on CareBridge. This blog both makes me so proud of him and tears at my heart strings. I guess I did something right in t... Read more
Tuesday, March 26, 2019      9 comments

Quick blog tonight. Yesterday after a lot of soul searching and and praying I have made a big decision. I have been involved with the Missouri State Knights of Columbus. After twenty years, I made the decision to drop out of this activity. I... Read more
Sunday, March 24, 2019      9 comments

Gee another Sunday. Another gray ugly day. At least is warmed up to 65 degrees but then the thunderstorms rolled in. Realized today, that I only have 4 more weeks to help prepare the kids for their 1st Communion. They are getting there, but ... Read more
Wednesday, March 20, 2019      10 comments

Well another chemo day. Counts were good, still some concern of the white blood cells. He has 1 more scheduled chemo, and then supposed to be a pet scan to check the status of the tumors. His doctor said that they could extend it to up to 18 ... Read more
Saturday, March 16, 2019      12 comments

Boy the weeks really fly by now that I am working. Last blog, I told you that I had another job opportunity as a contractor with the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. I prayed and discerned last weekend and talked with a couple of friend and in ... Read more
Sunday, March 10, 2019      11 comments

Been a long weekend. We went up to see Brad this weekend, since Wed. was his 10th chemo treatment. He is tolerating it better but it still takes a toll on him. Was great to see the grand babies. Emerson told he that he is glad his daddy is b... Read more
Sunday, March 03, 2019      9 comments

Well we got the snow this morning, and it was a do some honey-do jobs today. I got the kitchen rack put up that I had waiting to be done. I tried to put the new drapery rods up in the living room but I need to take down some brackets that held... Read more
Saturday, March 02, 2019      8 comments

Well, this has bee a rough week. I have had meetings this week and finding time to get my blog done has not worked out. Also hasn't been the best week for me. Started last Sunday, when I tripped down the stairs at school. Landed on my left l... Read more
Friday, February 22, 2019      6 comments

TGIF - boy was I glad to see this day end. Work was a bear, no break for 6 hours outside of the 15 minutes I took for lunch. It was busy....but I kept my cool even with a couple of not so nice folks. This job is helping me keep a level head e... Read more
Thursday, February 21, 2019      8 comments

Well another chemo week almost done. Brad's counts were good except for his white blood cell count. They don't know if the chemo is destroying his white blood cells, so they are going to give him a patch to wear after he gets the pump off on t... Read more
Saturday, February 16, 2019      7 comments

Quiet day at the Hook abode. Took Margaret's car in for service to the dealer (because they treat her like a female and try and say things are broke that aren't) and it was a perfect day. Got in at 9:20 and was out at 10:00. Did some shopping... Read more
Friday, February 15, 2019      5 comments

Well, looks like we are in for another crappy weekend weather-wise. It is snowing with some freezing rain mixed in. Won't be too much snow but with the freezing rain, the roads can be a little treacherous. So we are in for the night and weeke... Read more
Wednesday, February 13, 2019      7 comments

Boy rough day at work. I don't understand why people call for help and act like such buttheads. Do they think that being rude is going to make someone help them. I had a person tell me today after I gave them the solution to their question, t... Read more

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