Archive for July, 2008

What We’ve Been Up To

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

Neil and boys at the Nighttime zoo All of us saying goodbye to John and Sock at the airport John, Sam and Neil at Paradise Point Hotel Everyone is doing well.  Sam has great energy and  has been eating well.  His weight has stayed steady at 24.4 kilos (most he’s ever weighed).  We had a […]

Childhood Cancer Act Signed Yesterday

Wednesday, July 30th, 2008

President Bush signed the Carolyn Price Walker Conquer Childhood Cancer act yesterday and the beautiful Eden Adams was there to see it happen. See the awesome article below. I don’t want to sound complainy and say “finally” but this has been the School House Rock bill singing “I’m Just a Bill, Sitting here on Capital […]

Great Week Off Chemo

Friday, July 18th, 2008

Sam with his cake Boys with the Casitllo Gang at Legoland Sam’s volley Andy readying for killer forehand 😉 Sam “dropping in” to mini bowl at skatepark Charlie skating Sam has had a great week.  The boys have been going to tennis clinic every morning which they are liking a lot, then swimming on Monday […]


Monday, July 14th, 2008

Sam turned eight today.  He had a big weekend.  Cupcakes and two baskets at Friday night’s basketball game, lunch out with Dad yesterday, laser tag party yesterday afternoon, home for a late night swim with his brothers and all his new pool toys and today, we went up to family day at the park where he went down the slip […]

Happy Pre-4th!

Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

The boys are doing fine.  They’ve gotten over their coughs are back to regularly scheduled summer.   Sam and Andy have been taking some desperately needed swimming lessons this week.  They are both strong swimmers but have no form or function whatsoever.  I was chastising myself after watching their first lesson – thinking to myself “How […]