Coffee Plantation Tour 1/17/18

Robbie went with his sisters to tour a Coffee Plantation this morning. They learned about coffee plants and all about coffee. They had a great time. This afternoon, we had a five hour van ride to the Caribbean coast to our hotel that is just 20 minutes from the Sloth Sanctuary. We drove by the…

Costa Rica 1/16/17

We are in Costa Rica at our first hotel. We are relaxing and enjoying the great scenery and weather. It took awhile to get Robbie through the airport security with his titanium leg. They kept scanning his leg and patting his leg down over and over! Robbie is loving being on the trip!! The sloth…

Packing for Costa Rica 1/12/17

I’ve started packing Robbie for the Costa Rica Trip. I’m glad I started early, so I have time to shop for any missing items. Most of our belongings are in storage pods until we move next month. Robbie can’t wait to go! Some of the trip we have told him about, but the rest we…

More Lung Updates and Afternoon at the Zoo 1/10/18

More lung updates/ Clarifications I only posted part of the lung report yesterday. The rest I wanted to clarify from his oncologist first. I was going to wait until we see him in a few weeks, but after a sleepless night, I decided, I would contact Dr Ratan today. They mentioned in the report that…

Lung Doctor Updates 1/9/18

In this picture the nurse practitioner is pointing to the area of his lung that has fluid. They will watch his lung and said it is not unusual after lung surgery. First the Good news… Robbie is cleared to travel next week to Costa Rica with few limitations. This is something we worried we wouldn’t…

Hiking Together 1/8/18

Robbie and I went hiking today. We had a wonderful day together. I forget how peaceful it is when we are hiking. It has been hard on him to be inside so much lately. My head ache is much better, but still bothering me, which has slowed down our adventures. Tomorrow he will go to…

Zoo, House, and Upcoming Trip 1/6/18

Robbie talked me into a quick zoo trip. We arrived an hour before they close. He had fun taking pictures. Jim and I went to Katy today to check on the house progress. Counting the days until we move in next month! Speaking of counting days. We are taking Robbie to Costa Rica on January…

Company 1/5/18

Robbie’s Uncle Bob (Jim’s brother) and his Aunt Edith came to visit from San Antonio. It’s not Robbie’s Birthday, but his Uncle told them it was, which made Robbie laugh.

Quiet Cold Week 1/3/18

Robbie is having a quiet week and is doing well. It is cold enough to wear sweaters today. I had to mention this, since I got teased for packing them. Haha I’ve been fighting a head ache for several days, so Robbie has been stuck at home. I finally went to a dr today. The…