2020 Strikes Again

Lillie Rose Magnolia sums it up perfectly If you follow me on social media, you already know that Mr Transplant has been in the hospital since Thanksgiving morning. As I write this it is Day 19 of this unpleasant, frightening journey. The very clever Christmas Tree in the ICU - look closely Our Thanksgiving began … Continue reading 2020 Strikes Again

Greetings from the Limberlost

I can't for the life of me understand how it can possibly be mid-October...the last you heard from me was the beginning of January. Good grief. By the end of 2018 I was exhausted and in need of a break. And then 2019 came roaring in. And about the best I can say is 2019 … Continue reading Greetings from the Limberlost

Counting Blessings

A year ago, we had Thanksgiving in the hospital.  Followed by Christmas, and then New Year's.  It jokingly became known as the "Holiday Trifecta" between us and the team at UVA. Many of you remember that we had Thanksgiving in the hospital at the University of Virginia because just a couple of weeks before, Patrick … Continue reading Counting Blessings

Hello, 2016!

Why I hope never to experience the likes of 2015 again.