8 months old, and blog hop!

Josiah is 8 months old! He doing fabulous; he is about 18 lbs, he has 6 teeth, he has started taking steps..well, so far just one step at a time without falling. He has a ready smile for everyone he meets when we're out; even if he's crying for me, he'll stop to flash a smile to someone else! Now, if only he would sleep better. He still is [More...]

Atrial Fibrillation and Another Stroke?

For those who have been praying for my grandpa:I just got another update from my mom. He did well through his surgery to repair his broken hip and was in recovery when he started having atrial fibrillation..which basically means his heart beat was going fast and wonky. So they put him back in ICU and on meds to get that in control. There was one [More...]

Prayer Request: Surgery & Healing

For those of you who have been praying for my grandpa:I just got word a few minutes ago that he fell in the hospital this morning and broke his hip pretty badly; shattered at the socket. He's back in Ottawa now, at yet a different hospital (the hospital my first son was born in, actually) and is scheduled for surgery tomorrow. This pretty much [More...]

Not a stroke…Grandpa update

First of all, thanks to all of those who have been keeping my grandpa in your prayers. He had a CT scan on Wednesday and it revealed that he didn't have a stroke after all; instead, he has a subdural hematoma (bleeding on the brain) so he's now in emergent care at a larger hospital in the city instead of his small town local hospital. He's being [More...]


My mom just sent me a quick message...my grandpa may have had a small stroke and is being admitted to the hospital..I don't know any details yet...but please keep him in your prayers. My grandma passed away 6 years ago so he lives alone. Also, a small stroke often comes soon before a big stroke.So please pray for wisdom for the doctors, strength [More...]