Monthly Archives: April 2011

04:00 and all’s well

Yes we did get up at 4:00 and yes we watched The Wedding – I even left late for work so our daughter and I could watch Prince Andrew and Princess Catherine during the recessional. It was a nice way to … Continue reading

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Two track meets an MRI and a wedding.

My wife has an MRI appointment on May 6th. This of course had to happen as I specifically organized the track and field meet schedule for the 3rd for the boys and 6th for the girls to give the team … Continue reading

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A Better Day

I timed my run this morning so that I would get home before CBS Sunday Morning started so I could make sure that my wife was roused and ready to watch. My son got up while I was making my … Continue reading

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Another sleepy day

My wife has spent the day in bed today. She woke up for a while this morning, had some breakfast then had a little nap. For a while she was awake and alert and we started watching the Jodie Foster … Continue reading

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Sleep and appetite

In addition to being constantly cold now my wife is frequently sleeping. Even after a good night’s sleep a few hours after waking up my wife is drifting off to sleep again. She also has very little appetite not wanting … Continue reading

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A night out

We went out last night Woohoo. It was a night out at the local, wheelchair hostile, watering hole known as Clyde’s in Pointe-Claire village. The West Island Dragons were together for a meal and to welcome new members to the … Continue reading

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Brutal and no so.

Well to go along with everything else that is happening it is no small surprise that the tax man is raking it in from us this year. The thing that amazed me the most is that the “disability benefit” from … Continue reading

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Quiet

Today has been restful and mostly quiet. I passed on running this morning – 3 degrees and raining – and instead stayed home with my wife, had breakfast and watched CBS Sunday Morning. After that I headed off to do … Continue reading

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What to say

My wife is continuing to have difficulty standing and now she is always cold. She has been prone to chills over the past year but this is worse than it has been in the past. Even with the spring weather … Continue reading

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Sea change

Around bedtime last night as we were getting ready to turn in I heard some thumping. At first I didn’t know what it was until it suddenly occurred to me that it was coming from the bathroom. My wife was … Continue reading

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