Hearing Aid Saga 9/27/16

We purchased hearing aids for Robbie almost two months ago with the promise of refunding us when they got the insurance payment. Instead they have no recall of making the claim…no record that our insurance has already paid them(we can see online that they were paid the amount covered) and they keep telling us to…

New Doctor Visit 9/26/16

  Robbie relaxing at the Stephenson Cancer center as we wait to meet his new doctor. The good news is that we have finally found a local orthopedic cancer doctor and he will work with MD Anderson to help Robbie. He thinks the swelling in his foot is due to poor circulation from his leg…

1st Week back to Work 9/23/16

Robbie and the sloths are working hard. He is working from 8-12 each day for now. This allows time for PT three times a week in the afternoon. His first week went well. He is sharing my desk.

Hanging Out in Tulsa 9/16/16

Robbie is in Tulsa for a couple days with Ruth and Nick. He went to Navico to fill out paperwork today, so he can start working remotely on Monday. 

Orthopedic Doctor Hunt

I posted a few weeks ago that we were looking for an orthopedic doctor in Oklahoma for Robbie. After being turned down multiple times, we finally found someone (fingers crossed) that was willing to make an appointment.  Our family doc has referred a few of Dr’s  that turned us down. This morning one of them…

Another Painful Fracture 9/11/16

Robbie has a fracture in a couple places and an infection in his right foot. He hurt it Friday morning at the cemetery. We walked on uneven ground and somehow he hurt his foot.  This picture is of Robbie’s great grandparents located at Holy Cross cemetery in Milwaukee. His grandfather was buried on Friday. We arrived…

Traveling to Wisconsin to see Jim’s Dad 9/1/16

Jim’s parents with Lynn.  Jim’s dad and Ruth We are leaving for Wisconsin in the morning. Jim’s dad is very sick. It breaks my heart. I love him so much. He is a wonderful father and grandfather.  Many tears today….