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Looking back…hanging in there!

I have been thinking about the progress that I have made since being at home. At least at home after being home and re-hospitalized with a UTI….  ·        My transfers are made on my own power without transfer board or requiring Debbie’s assistance.  ·        I am able to take steps in the walker and get8-10 feet. I(…)

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The Puzzle of Life

The Puzzle of Life

I’m glad that the expected snow did not materialize here in Fort Collins. That certainly helps Debbie in her work as she visits patients. Yesterday she needed to make an unexpected trip to Denver to get supplies for a patient. It seems like I have been experiencing a higher level of fatigue than I had(…)

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Overcoming Resentment

 I had my weekly physical therapy session today. I practiced getting off the floor and pushing myself up into a chair. That is still a difficult task. Just when I think my legs are getting stronger I have some reminders of how far I still need to go. However, I am making progress! The last(…)

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ODE TO ISLA

ODE TO ISLA

ODE TO ISLA We received a text today from Tom and Judy Price which reminded us that it was three years ago today that my mother-in-law Isla (Ila) Kercher passed away. Isla was a truly unique and wonderful person and a faithful follower of Christ, loyal to her church, one who loved her family.Isla was(…)

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Bob & Sherilyn Cook

Bob & Sherilyn Cook

It was great to have Bob and Sherilyn Cook come for a visit today. Bob and Sherilyn have been longtime friends and pastor Victory Life Church in Grand Junction. It was good to see them again and get them caught up on my progress. (Picture above me with Bob and Sherilyn and Steve Harris) We(…)

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Rest is good

Rest is good

Rest is good. Today was a good recuperation day. I actually took two almost hour long naps, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. It was good to rejuvenate after some big work out days this past week. It was a special treat to have Gary Harkness and his son Grant come for(…)

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