Saturday Rachael and I took Dad off the TPN (IV nutrition) and switched his care to palliative or hospice. Dad is still at The Crescent but now he is just receiving pain medication to keep him comfortable. As difficult as this decision was for us, we firmly believe it was the right one for Dad. […]
It started back in October. Dad was scheduled for hernia repair which was postponed when his labs came back slightly off. His white blood count was slightly elevated and red blood count was slightly down. Three different specialists later and Dad was still a medical mystery. Dad continued to decline throughout November and December. He […]
I love a good mystery when it is in a book. In real life, not so much and when it involves health and medical stuff, not at all. My dad’s health is presenting the medical conundrum. Dad’s ankles and feet have been swollen since early October. At first he blamed it on being stuck in […]
Just a few of my favorites from our family photo session.
Robert’s cousins flew into town for the University of Wisconsin vs LSU football game over Labor Day weekend. Since not everyone had tickets to the game my SIL hosted an At Home Tailgate party for everyone! Alan and Char brought UW Bucky Badger t-shirts for all the kids. Charlie couldn’t wait to change out of […]