Yesterday evening I heard some sad baby news, the kind that makes you hold your own baby close. The circumstances were close to ours, and I just didn’t want to let Maddie out of my grasp. I brought her little body into bed with us, and the four of us (Mike, Maddie, Rigby, and I)…
While She Was Sleeping
November 26th, 2008Comments: 20
Thanks for Thanksgiving!
November 25th, 2008Comments: 15
When I was a little kid my parents took me to New York for a trip where we stayed at a fancy midtown hotel. This was the city where my Dad grew up, but when he lived there as a kid he didn’t stay in a fancy midtown hotel – he lived in a tiny apartment in the…
Maddie’s First Music Video
November 25th, 2008Comments: 18
I just don’t know if making videos like this will one day delight my child, or be used against me in a court of law. She has that rock star point down.
November 24th, 2008Comments: 16
Maddie had a good appointment with Dr. Lung on Friday, despite the fact that the doctor was running a hour and 40 minutes late. You can just imagine what kind of mood I was in by the time the doctor showed her face. The good news is that Maddie’s lungs sounded good, and she is…
…Must Come Down
November 21st, 2008Comments: 11
I left San Francisco with a heavy heart. I felt bad leaving Jackie! as she’d contracted a nasty cold when I was there and I wanted to take care of her. I knew the cold would prevent her from starting her next round of chemo on time and that was a bummer. But Jackie! is…