We’re tracking our packages

The day is finally here! We’ve been at the hospital since 5:00 this morning. They took Daddy back at 7:15 to prep him for surgery, and the proceedure started around 8:20. Three hours later, they’ve managed to remove one of his massive kidneys. One more to go before Michelle’s can go in. We’re all sitting … Continue reading

The 12 Days of Christmas: From a transplant patient

For those of you who don’t know, Daddy will get a new kidney (from my stepmom!) on Dec. 13. After surgery, they’ll stay at a townhouse across from the hospital for eight weeks while he recovers. To show you that he has a sense of humor about everything, I wanted to share his version of … Continue reading