Go Gold for Robbie and Childhood Cancer 8/31/19

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. I added this frame on Facebook today with a sloth on it for Robbie, which will go over any picture. You can find this frame by searching my name in the Facebook frame area. Information on Osteosarcoma:

Robbie and Curly Last August 8/29/19

Last year, we spent part of the day at the zoo with Curly after being at MD Anderson for appointments. This is one of my favorite pictures of Robbie, Curly, and his sloths. Whenever we had a rough day at Anderson, the zoo keepers were so good about letting Robbie spend time with Curly. This…

4 Years Ago today

4 years ago today, Robbie was starting his senior year at The University of Tulsa with a double major in mathematics and computer science. He was going to graduate in December and already had a job. I was teaching 3rd grade with a great group of students and a super teaching team. We met to…

Beautiful Poem

This popped up in my Facebook feed over lunch today. It was like getting a message from Robbie. I don’t normally buy anything advertised on FB, but I ordered this today. Miss Robbie so much. ❤

Our 37th Anniversary

37 years ago this week, we were married in Platteville, WI on 8/14/1982. We met on a college retreat. Jim was a Senior in math and science & I was a Freshman in education. In 1985, we had Ruth…Lynn in 1988….and Robbie in 1993. Missing Robbie everyday. We went to our weekly grief group tonight….

6 months

2 years ago today at MD Anderson It is hard to believe it has been 6 months. This picture is one of his favorite nurses. The staff at MD Anderson were always so kind to Robbie. She gave him a sloth book. Miss him so much ❤

Good Bye Medical Equipment

We donated all of Robbie’s medical equipment today to a place in Houston that provides services and equipment to people without insurance. I am glad that Robbie’s equipment will be able to help someone else.

2 Years ago Camera Shopping

Two years ago today, Robbie bought a new camera to replace his used camera. We even bought the 2 year warrenty, which sadly he didn’t live that long. He took many beautiful pictures with his camera. He liked to use the old film lenses with adaptors on his digital camera and focused everything manually. He…

The School Year Begins

The school year officially kicked off today with a district wide convocation and silly team building games at our school. Back to my daily commute, which thankfully is only 20-25 minutes. I thought of Robbie all day. Miss him so much! It breaks my heart to go through life without him. Everyone asks about my…