Home Sweet Home Away From Home!

Ben's fever resolved itself at about 4:00 a.m.   Ben continues to have fast shallow breathing, but it could be related to his pain.  He woke up this morning with a significant amount of pain, and we worked with the Acute Pain Management team at MCH to try to make him comfortable.  Benjamin was given his own P.C.A [...]

If worry was an Olympic Sport

If worry was  an Olympic sport, I think I'd bring home the gold.  Before you even start reading, I apologize; I have a lot of time on my hands. This is what I think it would look like if worrying was an Olympic sport. ************************************************************************** Announcer Bob:  Well it's looking to be a grey day [...]

If this was Survivor…

So here we are at our 39th day in  the hospital.  That means if this were Survivor we'd have a one in three chance of winning a million dollars.  Now as I stand before Tribal council (or Ben's growing collection of bears, stuffies, and Courage) I look within and ask myself ...did I outwit, outlast, and [...]

Pajama Party

Imagine this conversation: Karen (to accountant)  Hi there - I've printed out all my profit and loss statements for last year.  I wasn't sure if this was the balance sheet you were looking for.   Does that look right to you?  Do you think I need to include the receipts for the new computer software I've been [...]