Well, we’ve managed to stumble through an entire week since Dad left us ~ some days were OK; others, not so much. Still though, carrying him in our hearts has helped us to ge
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Greetings to everyone. Well, we have "survived" our first day without Big Dad in relatively good shape. A few tears (well, a LOT of tears) but even more laughs. O the stori
Well, Bud has finally made the transition to the next life...we thank ALL of you for your prayers, love and concern. We are ALL the better for the LOVE!
We're just beginning to understand how blessed we are to have had the fantastic people from Hospice (are you listening Renee?) help Dad and all of us through this past week.
Another beautiful day of light wind and cool temperatures which is a good thing since Dad began running a bit of a fever. We've kept him cool with alcohol rubs and cold compr
Yesterday was full of friends, family, energy and movement. Not to mention the third or forth day of San Joaquin valley HEAT! Today, we all awaken to an amazing 20 degree de
Another day full of family and friends. Road 212 was out in FULL FORCE today: food, friendship, love and care. Dr. Frank Clarke came over (hey, he's only 2 olive trees away!
Another day closer to the finish of this marathon race for Biggie! Thanks to all of you who have posted stories of love, life and laughter. We're all together now, hunkering
Today was our first full day home and while it may have been 110 freakin' degrees outside, we were comfortable and cozy here in Big Dad and Nana's house. David and Lisa are h
Yee haw! We're home and Dad is resting comfortably. Thanks to ALL of you for your wonderful notes. Some make us laugh, some make us cry but ALL of them make us realize how l