Another Chemo Cycle Done 1/31/19

Robbie finished another three weeks of chemo. Now he has a week off before he starts up again. The medicine makes him extremely tired. Robbie received a couple sweet sloth gifts from a friend at work.

Sweet Gifts 10/27/18

Robbie and I received a sweet gift from a former student. Every year I have a few students that I become very attached. She was with a wonderful group. I looked at their pictures today as I took down the website I had for them. I taught regular ed 3rd grade for three years. It…

One week at MDA 10/22/18

Robbie sent this picture to me today. He is getting bored at MDA and tired of being stuck in the hospital for his kidneys. The staff are all great to him. Jim went tonight to visit him. Jim is trying to get as much work done as possible due to missed days and I am…

Friday 9/14/18

Robbie has enjoyed being home this week. He has been relaxing and playing on his computer. His bloodwork finally came back okay for his kidneys. He has been following the doctors orders and drinking a lot each day. Next Thursday he will have tests and scans and then go into the hospital for the next…

Hospital Life Continues 9/10/18

I told Robbie to take a selfie for the blog tonight. Ha We are hoping he can come home tomorrow. His kidney counts were better today. They are still waiting on the magic number. Jim is with him tonight. I’m on for tomorrow night.

Thankful for Friends and Family 8/29/18

We are so thankful for friends and family. We are all having a hard time handling the latest news. Tomorrow we will be at MD Anderson all day for tests, chemo, and to see Dr Ratan. We are waiting on approval from insurance for the new chemo. Then Robbie will have chemo everyday for a…

Relaxing Day 8/13/18

Robbie had a relaxing day at home today. He said he was tired today after being awake a lot last night. I’ve been busy working on my classroom everyday. My students start on Wednesday and I have many things to get done before they arrive.

Bucky’s 5/8/18

We had to drive to a town north of us to the DMV today, which is near Bucky’s. Robbie got his favorite pulled pork sandwich. I was able to finally get my Texas license. Third time and all the papers! Robbie was upset because his Oklahoma license has expired since he hasn’t been driving, so…

Sleepy Robbie and New Job 4/27/18

Just like last round, Robbie has a fever, rash, chills, tired, and miserable. I interviewed in Katy, TX today and they called later and offered me a job. I will be teaching special education in the fall. We went out to eat to celebrate. Robbie wanted to come along, but we should have encouraged him…

Relaxing Sunday 4/15/18

Robbie is enjoying a relaxing day. It is a little windy today, buy sunny. He is doing well, he just gets tired very quickly.