When I was Young…

Last night, I decided I wanted to post something a little different. I searched high and low for different photos and movies from my own childhood and found some I hadn't seen for years...decades. I know it's a bit like the annoying grandmother pulling strangers aside to show off photographs of her … Continue reading

Erik on the Value of Life

Before watching the video, I want to share a great story with you. Maria, my housekeeper who first found Erik after he died, has a sister-in-law, Cindy, who came down with Buerger's disease also known as IgA nephropathy. I printed out a bunch of research about how low dose naltrexone can help and … Continue reading

All About Life, Part Two

Poor Bella deteriorated yesterday developing fever and becoming more listless. Even saying, "Do you want to go see squirrely," which is the ultimate call of the wild for this 3 pound vicious squirrel hunter didn't get her to raise her head off the bed. So, I took her to the vet who diagnosed her … Continue reading

All About Life, Part One

Oh sadness. Lukas is off to his transfer student orientation (although he's coming back today but then leaving for good Sunday,) and Annika is also returning to college permanently on Sunday. This is momentous because it'll be the first time I've been without any children living full time in the … Continue reading