September 20th, 2010 10:18PM
In approximately 18 hours, we will be saying good bye to our beloved, 13-year old Siamese, Bobo. We’re both full of emotion. Pedwar has had tears streaming more or less continuously, whether or not she was crying. I’ve gone from solid and philosophical to sobbing in less than the blink of [...]
Less than two years ago, we welcomed Zhaan into our family. Zhaan’s arrival set-off a chain of events that led to the acquisition of many tools and jacks, the purchase of Ginger in October 2008, a summer spent doing autocross and lapping events, and most recently, the acquisition of [...]
Dad improved physically last week, as he recovered from the pneumonia. He gained some strength and now is managing his walker again, with help, for very short distances. He is easily confused, his short-term memory vanishes quickly, and his long-term memory is mostly lost even with prompting. He does still recognize family and seems calmer [...]
We took off for the cottage on Friday night to spend the night and the day on Saturday with my parents as the weather forecast was actually looking promising for once. When we got there I made the first of two interesting, at least to me, discoveries.