New Shirt 1/9/19

Robbie was given a new shirt from Lynn’s friend. “I run better than the government”… He still has a fever today, but it isn’t as high and he feels better today. Tomorrow he starts the next round of chemo drugs. I hope this round isn’t as hard on him.

Fever and Sister Visit 1/9/19

Lynn flew in Tuesday to hangout with Robbie for a few days. He is running a fever and sleeping a lot. It was difficult to return to teaching this week. Thankfully Lynn is here for a few days. Thank you for all the kind messages. We are grateful for all the prayers and support. ❤

MD Anderson Updates: Terminal Cancer 1/7/19

Waiting for his appointment The current chemo drug is slowing the cancer down, but also causes multiple side effects. It is all the Dr has left to try, so as long as it helps and doesn’t make him too sick, he will continue. Robbie continues to have cancer in his lungs, along with a new…

Tests and Butterflies 1/6/19

We left our house at 5:30AM for Robbie’s tests at Anderson. When we arrived, the line was out into the hallway and the person checking people in was painfully slow. After 45 minutes, Robbie finally got to check in. She was like the sloth in Zootopia. After his tests, he was exhausted, but since he…

Pictures with Sloths 1/5/19

Robbie texted me today while I was out running errands. Mom…Here is a picture for the blog. Robbie with his 3 largest sloths. Love him so much. He continues to be very weak, but is awake more and is complaining less of his back. He is breathing heavily when he walks, which frustrates him because…

2018 Recap 1/4/19

I’m posting a 3 min clip from Robbie’s year. Here are a few of the places in the short clip. Trip to Costa Rica last January, where we took Robbie to the Sloth Sanctuary, thanks to many people that donated so we could take him. The owner of the Sloth Sanctuary took the day off…

Bookstore Adventure 1/3/19

After sleeping away his week, I talked Robbie into going to the bookstore. He was really too weak, so we walked in for a few minutes and left. I am glad he was able to get out of the house. I will have to plan better next time and bring something for him to sit…

Happy New Year 1/1/19

Happy New Year! Robbie had a quiet day. The chemo drugs make him tired and they upset his stomach. I spent the afternoon holding my great niece.