Monthly Archives: August 2010

And a new year begins

The new year for those of us in the educational system starts at the end of August. Continue reading

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On the home front

The day after the visit to the oncologist we went to see the Paul McCartney concert at the Bell Center. It did not come cheap with tickets costing a week and a half’s salary but it was ultimately well worth it. Continue reading

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Dawn to dusk

Since my wife returned home the reorganization of the house has left our daughter sleeping in the living room. We bought a small house that was meant to accommodate a family our size not an extended one. This week the … Continue reading

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The devil is in the details

About a month ago we had a family meeting during which I encouraged the kids to tell me what they were feeling and what my wife and I were feeling. My son felt that I sometimes behave like a child … Continue reading

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Freight train blues – encore

My wife had a seizure tonight. This is the first seizure since January and involved her right leg, foot, arm and hand. It is the first time we have seen the leg and hand involved. The neurologist lowered her Dilantin … Continue reading

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