Monthly Archives: December 2011

Christmas Eve

It’s 12:12 a.m. Christmas Eve.  In a few hours I’ll be back up getting ready for my kids to come over for our Christmas Eve time together.  I love having them come over but as with all things, MS gets … Continue reading

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Family Gatherings

This past weekend, my parents and siblings as well as our children and theirs, came to our house to celebrate Christmas.  It was a wonderful time; lots of laughing and sharing…as well as good food.  We rarely get to see … Continue reading

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Christmas with Family

  My Mom and Dad arrived today in anticipation of our family get together at our house on Saturday with my family and my brothers and their families.  Everyone comes to our house now because Lynn’s powerchair and other equipment do … Continue reading

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Ferritin Deficiency

  When Lynn went to the doctor last week, several blood tests were done to find out why he is feeling so tired and run down.  We got the results yesterday and was very surprised to find out that his … Continue reading

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Whose life is he living?

Last night I talked about the fact that I felt that I was not living my own life and that I was lost in the caregiving role.  Tonight I want to explore the other side–his side.  Lynn sits up at … Continue reading

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Whose life is this I’m living?

Have you ever wondered whose life it is you are living?  Sometimes I wonder if I exist anymore. Some days it seems that I only exist to be Lynn’s assistant.  I do not have a life of my own anymore.  Sometimes … Continue reading

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We can finally drive the van!

  After paying the owner the sales price of the van on Nov. 18, we finally have tags and can drive it as of December 3.  This entire experience has been one of frustration and endurance from the beginning but … Continue reading

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