New Beginnings

Our holiday energy hangover is subsiding.  Our house is in full swing – Henry is playing travel basketball this year and LOVES it.  Our weeks are filled with games and practices, the more the better as far as he’s concerned!  He is also sleeping past 5am, related – I think so!!  Liberty has us traveling …

December 2017

December was crazy!  Thank goodness for our friends and family!!  I was a bit frozen and behind in “normal planning”.  The Christmas tree stand broke, and turned into weeks of set up, take down and ultimately returning the fake tree and stand.  I was so sore from shingles, with the help of the big boys …

The Blessing

It was a summer filled with lots of transitions, new work schedules, kids going to camp plus sports schedules and a blood clot that knocked us sideways and prevented us from traveling too far.  We are a group that likes to know what’s coming at us and so far we are not batting a thousand.  …

The Blood Clots

We celebrated Father’s Day with Brad’s parents and his brother and sister in law’s – Brint and Nikki – family.   During the celebration we decided to pull together a pick up baseball game at a local ball field.  With coolers packed, we drove around the corner and filled the field with our families…not a competitive …

1st ALS Clinic Visit

May 4, 2017 We arrived at PENN and met with the Nurse Practitioner and Neurologist.  Various physical measurements were recorded including breathing capacity.  OT/PT and Speech visited.  Its a long day between waiting and talking with the different specialists and mentally processing.  They suggest no more walking Howie, it can throw the balance off if …