Everything Changes

If my life had a soundtrack I believe the song “Everything Changes” from Waitress would be heavily featured. The first part that truly speaks to me goes like this: “Today’s a day like any other But I’m changed I am a mother Oh, in an instant And who I was has disappeared It doesn’t matter, … Continue reading Everything Changes

The Singing Rock

We (Kevin, Grace, Graham and I) left for Minnesota on a recent Sunday. Our van was packed pretty full for a two-day trip. Grace doesn’t travel light.  (That’s a different blog post entirely!). Graham packed his own suitcase with the following belongings; a Santa hat, his Little Passports suitcase, slippers, his bug jar, books, sleeping … Continue reading The Singing Rock

Tambourine Girl

Today was a big day for Grace. She is no longer connected to a pulse ox, ECG, and drum roll please…the NG-tube was removed! So many fewer tubes and wires to contend with all at different angles are a welcome change. She has also started a slow feed of Pedialyte (just 15ml/per hour) and we … Continue reading Tambourine Girl

Day 2 – Kimchi

Grace has her pain meds on board and is resting comfortably. So far she has no real desire to be awake for more than a few minutes. She has a low grade fever that is being watched but also not uncommon post op. The surgery went well and our Urologist is very pleased with the … Continue reading Day 2 – Kimchi