Author Archives: Jonathan

So we went to the Reptile Expo

It was neat.  I think we all enjoyed it more than we enjoyed the Landscape and Outdoor Living Show. This guy is huge… at least four feet long.  He was not for sale, is nearly as long as he’ll get, … Continue reading

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Katie’s Numbers Improving

Her numbers are going up and that’s a good thing!  Her Neutrophil count is actually up into the normal range.  This is really good news, and we hope to cut back on the amount of times (at least) that she … Continue reading

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Some Progress!

We started Katie’s Neupogen treatment.  We are fairly sure that her fever was a side effect of the Neupogen working (also comes with bone pain) to increase her neutrophil production.  Happily, her neutrophil count did come up quite a bit… … Continue reading

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Back from Children’s Mercy

So, we made it back today! I did go up Sunday morning.  Took some things that I didn’t get packed for the girls in time on Saturday…  and since they rode in the ambulance to KC, they’d need a way … Continue reading

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First Ambulance Transport

This is a first… one of our children going by ambulance to a hospital. Katie is on her way, in this pic, from the Hutch Hospital to Children’s Mercy in KC.  At this point, we still don’t know what’s wrong, … Continue reading

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Eight Cardinal Virtues – According to George Washington Carver

Here’s a list of what he considered important behavior. Be clean both inside and out. Neither look up to the rich nor down on the poor. Lose, if need be, without squealing. Win without bragging. Always be considerate of women, … Continue reading

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An Update on Katie’s Health

Laurel has posted an update on Katie’s health, you can read it here. Grace and Glory – KC Plan We went up a few weeks ago, and saw some trains at Union Station:

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Sermons Downloaded

Well, it’s been a while since I’ve done anything with the blog.  So a few weeks ago, I started updating it, crashed it, got it back, finished updating it, redesigned it, and now it’s working again.  Laurel’s blog is … Continue reading

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Isaiah 56:6-8 “And the foreigners who join themselves to the LORD, to minister to him, to love the name of the LORD, and to be his servants, everyone who keeps the Sabbath and does not profane it, and holds fast … Continue reading

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Snowed In!

Well, it’s happened again. We were snowed in two days last week, and now we’ve got ‘blizzard’ conditions and are snowed in again. Today we probably could have made it to work, but I’m past the point of taking unnecessary … Continue reading

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