Archive for December, 2008

Christmas and Post Christmas

Tuesday, December 30th, 2008

If we can ever get Andy to do a straight photo, it will be amazing.  We took this in front of the tree on Sunday night.  The boys were practicing taking pictures and wanted to try one with the timer.  We had a very good Christmas. The boys were so excited that Santa came. They all got […]

Velcade, Radiation and a Partridge in a Pear Tree

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008

Sam got his first injection of Velcade on Friday of last week and his second yesterday.  It goes on day one and day four.  We got into the hospital at 7:30am Friday so I could try to get him to meet his class on his field trip for a Wizard of Oz play.  Velcade is a […]

Home Sick

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

 Watching the Christmas Parade In the Wagon being pulled to the parade. Sammy has been home sick all this week with a bad sore throat and feeling cruddy in general.  His eyes are all red underneath and he’s lost his voice.  Andy was home most of last week with high fevers and headaches that finally […]

New Month, New Sport, New Holiday

Monday, December 8th, 2008

Wouldn’t it be nice if I could add to that title “New Disease”?  Something relatively benign for an eight year old…”Hey we’re all finished with neuroblastoma but unfortunately Sam has developed a gambling addiction and he’s betting for extra cookies at lunch.”   Christmas is the time for wishful thinking.  Sorry I’ve been so slack in updating.  […]