Ryan Update # One Zillion

So Ryan. After waiting what feels like FIVE EVER for the doctor in Philly to call back about the MRI results that were sent to her, we finally just went to see the local doctor again for some more testing and information.  He is still leaning towards enucleation, and explained all the procedures he’d have […]

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Another Adventure

No, we’re not moving again! Since retiring from the USMC, we are totally content here in Charleston.  This little adventure is for me alone.  I don’t know how long some of you have known me, but years ago, before the twins were even born, I had a little tie dye/cloth diaper/etc shop.  Sometimes I’d make […]

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Update on Ryan’s Appointment

Just a little recap- During his last exam they couldn’t see what all was going on in his bad eye- the one that turns in more- because there was blood in it. I guess that can happen as the eye tries to repair itself from the tumor damage. So the other day he went back […]

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All at Once

Do you ever notice how crappy things happen all at once?  I know they say bad things happen in threes, but I’m not counting any longer.  I am generally a pretty optimistic person, and for the most part happy, but sometimes I just get overwhelmed.  I do believe it started with our van- about two […]

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Ryan

Before last week or so, I would have told you that keeping Ryan back a year was absolutely the best thing we’ve done.  He’s been happy, and he’s been doing a great job catching up to his classmates.  He’s learning braille like woah and seems to be loving it.  On all accounts, it seems he’s […]

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Missing You

Lately, I’ve been missing my blog.  I miss writing about the stuff going on day to day around here.  In retrospect, I can see why I fell out of blogging.  I kept feeling like I had nothing to say, and while that was kind of true, I now think it was because I struggled horribly […]

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