I Cracked…

I Cracked…

I mean, there's really no other way to explain it. I've thought my limits were reached once or twice before, but this time was it. Reaching my breaking point was something that was going to happen inevitably. There's only so much stress that a person can take before they have a heart attack, a mental [...]

He’s Upstairs…

He’s Upstairs…

LINZY - I'm downstairs, and he's upstairs. He who is the one who shall not be named. My son. My other son. I am hiding from my son. Mike, Chris, and I are at The Boston House in Brookline, MA. My boy had another follow up visit because he's a bone marrow transplant patient, (just [...]

Family FUN Pack?

Family FUN Pack?

LINZY - I'm sorry but how can families have so much fun all of the time? I mean maybe this post comes from a bit of jealousy as I sit here in my bed listening to the sounds of my screaming children downstairs. We tried the YouTube thing. It's moving along slowly, and I will [...]

GO TO THE BANK!

GO TO THE BANK!

LINZY- Lucas wants a lollipop from the bank, and Joanna wants to go for a ride. I coerced my ex-hubsand into taking our two small children to the bank, and to CVS. Both drive-thru rides, nothing special. However it really is for me because I almost never get one moment of silence. I've wanted to [...]

Bone Marrow, What?

Bone Marrow, What?

Is This Really Happening? The time has come. The fantasy of my son just squeaking by on his medications, and looking healthy to the untrained eye... Has come to an end. Lucas will be admitted to The Dana Farber / Boston Children's Pediatric Transplant Center on October 16th. That's less than a month away, and [...]