Halloween 2017

Even though Ryan had chemo last week, he was feeling well enough to Trick or Treat tonight.  He made a point to to stay inside over the past few days so he wouldn’t ‘catch any germs’.  The twins and Mia went as Stormtroopers and since Bacon seems to think he’s in charge of everyone else, […]

‘Round Here

For the first couple of days after Ryan has chemo, he is wiped out.  Nauseous, sleepy, etc.  But then as the days go by, he gets back to himself and has way more energy than any kid who has to stay home every day should have!  We have teachers coming daily- two a day every […]

Another Way to Help:

Another way to help- Ryan’s Fizi Fundraiser! Fizis are bath bombs made with magnesium rich salt from the Great Salt Lake in Utah and no fillers. They make great gifts, and since they are individually wrapped can even be split up for stocking stuffers, etc.   Preorder a 6 pack of Fizi Bath Bombs for […]

Quick Friday Morning Update

Poor Ryan has spent the last two days since coming home from the hospital right here on the couch. He’s been nauseous and not really hungry, so we’ve been giving him his Zofran and pretty much anything we can get him to eat. He hasn’t even wanted to really watch TV or play Minecraft, which […]

Twin Visit

Dylan and I went to visit with Ryan this afternoon. He’s feeling a lot better and was eating when we arrived. He is set to receive a short 15 minute infusion tonight around 9pm and provided he feels OK afterwards, he might be able to come home. He says he misses us all and is […]

Chemo Day One

Just a quick update… more coming later. Ryan went in yesterday to get his port placed, and he started chemo late last night.  He spent the night at the hospital so they could monitor his recovery and will be receiving more today.  Aaron said after the port placement he woke up famished and ate a […]