Houston Art Museum 11/30/17

Robbie and I visited one of Houston’s Art Museums this afternoon. It is a great museum with free admission on Thursday. We only visited one building today. We don’t normally come because of all the walking, but he is feeling good today. We walked from our apartment too, which is a few blocks away.

Science Museum and Medical Updates 11/29/17

We visited the Science Museum and the Butterfly Center. It was very peaceful there today. Medical Updates: His bloodwork matches the clinical study, so now his tissue samples have been sent off to be tested to see if they are also a match. We will find out in 3-4 weeks. Countdown to lung surgery in…

Monday Zoo Trip 11/27/17

Robbie and I spent a few hours at the zoo today. First we stopped at the Natural Encounters building, where we saw our favorite zoo keepers. They let Robbie go back and say hi to Curly the Sloth. They are so good to him! Robbie took several pictures and had a lot of fun. Since…

Hiking 11/26/17

Jim and I took Robbie back to Brazo’s State Park today. We went hiking and we saw two alligators swimming in the lake. The weather today is almost 80 and beautiful. It also would have been my mother’s 88th birthday today. I miss her so much. Here is a picture of Robbie with his grandma….

New Sloth Sweater and Calendar 11/25/17

Robbie received an adorable sloth sweater and sloth calendar in the mail this weekend. Thank you to the people that sent him gifts. As you can see, you made his day.

Happy Thanksgiving 11/23/17

Jim and I took Robbie to the Houston Thanksgiving parade. We took the METRORail downtown for the first time. I was just thinking that it would be an easy way for Robbie and I when we go into Houston, when someone very high on drugs started running around the train rapping about chainsaws. A great…

Thanksgiving Shopping 11/22/17

Robbie and I went grocery shopping at HEB with along with the rest of Houston. I forgot about Thanksgiving. There was a huge crowd and a news crew. Total craziness! We picked up our favorites and brought them back to our apartment. This blue wagon is one of my best Amazon buys this year. It…

Lung Surgery 11/21/17

I took Robbie to see the Thoracic surgeon today. We thought we were going to consult, but the Dr had already talked with Dr Ratan (Robbie’s oncologist) and they decided on lung surgery to help Robbie. The Dr said he has completed 1,200 lung surgeries like he will do for Robbie. It is planned for…

Research Treatment Options 11/20/17

  Do You Like to Research? Long post, so feel free to stop here if Research isn’t your thing. Ha ha. You laugh… but I know I have very smart friends and family! ❤ Why? Robbie only has a 50% chance of getting into the study called KITE- 718 at MD Anderson. More info at…