Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Month: October 2016

Day 8 – Praises (rare emoji included)

Day 8 – Praises (rare emoji included)

Answers to prayers: – my mom got in safely yesterday. – the pathology report was better beyond what we could have expected. – transitions have been going well so far. – I got the ok to go off opiates and take Aleve and it seems […]

Day 7 – Pathology report

Day 7 – Pathology report

God is good – all the time. Grace upon grace. Colon cancer runs in my family. My father has had it twice as did some of my uncles. When the doctors/surgeons saw the scan of the mass/tumor, they were pretty sure it was cancer. But […]

Day 7 – Unusual prayer request!

Day 7 – Unusual prayer request!

Home sweet home. Got to spend my first night in my own bed since the surgery. It was wonderful! I slept pretty well and my pain was well controlled. What an answer to prayer! Also, the “reunion” with the kids was wonderful and low key. […]

Day 6 – Home!

Day 6 – Home!

Day 6 – Discharge!

Day 6 – Discharge!

Getting discharged! Waiting for paperwork and such (like getting IV out), but we are moving toward discharge. Kids are playing and eating at friends’ house (thank you Val & Mike Gorski) and Jeremy is on his way in with some real clothes 🙂 I’m really thankful to […]