Museum and Company 7/19/18

I took Robbie to Houston’s Natural Science Museum and Butterfly Center today. His friend is here for a few days. They went to the University of Tulsa together. The boys had fun exploring the museum. We noticed a giant sloth in the dinosaur area today, that we have missed in all our trips. He also…

MD Anderson Updates 6/22/18

I took Robbie to MD Anderson yesterday for bloodwork and to see Dr Ratan. What Robbie thought were bug bites are actually blisters caused by the chemo he is taking. So far only a few, but this can become a problem for some people. His blood pressure is up, which is normally very low….another side…

Tests and Sherlock Homes 5/30/18

Robbie and I started the day at MD Anderson for scans to check for the progress of the current treatment. We are all on edge until we get the results tomorrow. I’m making Jim come along tomorrow in case it is bad news. Keep praying. Next, we went to the Sherlock Homes exhibit at the…

Museum of Natural Science and MD Anderson 5/15/18

We spent the afternoon at the museum between appointments. We had a wonderful afternoon together. Tonight we are at MD Anderson for his next round of immunotherapy. They were supposed to start sooner, but it is after 6pm and they haven’t started his treatment yet. It takes at least 3 hours, so it is going…

Butterfly Center & Science Museum 4/12/18

We went to the Natural Science Museum today. Robbie had fun taking pictures of the Butterflies, rocks, and precious stones. There were several busloads of kids there, so we didn’t stay too long. Now we are at MD Anderson to get his hearing aids adjusted. He really likes Hearts for Hearing in Oklahoma and is…

Butterfly Center 12/26/17

Robbie and I went to the Science Museum and Butterfly Center this afternoon. It was very crowded! He enjoying being there and mostly sat on the bench watching the butterflies. They kept landing on his red hat. He also received a new sloth in the mail today, which really made his day!

Knights and Shining Armor & Latest Incision Picture 12/21/17

I took Robbie to the special exhibit at the science museum this afternoon. They have a great display of Knights and Shining Armor. Robbie took tons of pictures. Then his back started bothering him, so we left. I had his pain medicine along, but I forgot the water bottle. We took off all his bandages…

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…

Weiss Energy Hall 11/17/17

Robbie and I went to the new exhibit at the natural science museum this morning. It is very colorful and I think it will be a big hit for kids. We enjoyed the quiet, since it is member preview day. Robbie brought his favorite sloth with him. The rest of the day we have spend…

Natural Science Museum and Upcoming Tests 11/8/17

Robbie and I hung out with the dinosaurs and explored the rocks on display at the Natural Science Museum today. It was a nice distraction from worrying about testing next week. Next Wednesday Robbie will have multiple tests to check the status of his cancer treatment. A full body bone scan, lungs, and heart scans….