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  • MIXED BAG OF EVENTS!

    7/26/2016 2:39:47 PM, by SMIDGON

    John had another treatment today! They are making him more tired. I had another blood draw yesterday. If that dr calls me again, wanti... Read more

  • MUSSINGS

    7/12/2016 5:44:00 AM, by SMIDGON

    It is so hot and dry! We are to get storms which aren't good. I HATE storms! Especially at night. I had a melt down yesterday. There'... Read more

  • BLESSINGS

    7/8/2016 6:24:47 AM, by SMIDGON

    GOD BLESS AMERICA, AMERICA BLESS GOD!... Read more

  • things are in an uproar !

    7/6/2016 2:32:46 PM, by SMIDGON

    John is still undergoing Chemo. He has made his peace a d periodically talks about the road ahead. I t hurts to hear him do such, but glad h... Read more

  • JOHN

    6/13/2016 8:49:53 PM, by SMIDGON

    John had his blood work this morning. Tomorrow morning he goes for Chemo #2.. The day after his first one he was getting tired. He has 15... Read more

  • Setting up for Success

    6/8/2016 7:15:37 AM, by FITANDFAITHFUL1

    It's time to get back to the Basics. Spark is a basi... Read more

  • UPDATE ON John

    6/3/2016 11:26:52 AM, by SMIDGON

    So far, so good with John. He went back this morning to have the pump removed. On the pile of papers they gave us, when they said the ... Read more

  • guessing game

    5/31/2016 3:07:09 PM, by SMIDGON

    Today's blog will be a 2 - part series! Someone came to the door, hubby was outside for a good amount of x. He came back in announcing som... Read more

  • Johns acceptance of BAD NEWS.

    5/21/2016 3:27:56 PM, by SMIDGON

    John realizes that Chemo is his only option. He talks freely of death and Heaven. There are places he wants to see and places to eat. ... Read more

  • BAD NEWS !

    5/18/2016 4:41:26 PM, by SMIDGON

    The bottom fell out of our world this afternoon. John is now STAGE 4 All three suspicious spots on his liver are cancerous. He wi... Read more

  • NEWS

    5/13/2016 3:02:31 PM, by SMIDGON

    I thank you all for your prayers. we got a call that John goes back to the oncologist next Wednesday for the result of the last testing. He... Read more

  • biopsy

    5/3/2016 6:19:11 AM, by SMIDGON

    Johns biopsy is next week. We got a call from our youngest late afternoon yesterday Hubby's B-i -L passed away. He was near 80 (same age a... Read more

  • LORD HAVE MERCY

    4/28/2016 6:11:45 AM, by SMIDGON

    Well, we took John to the oncologist yesterday afternoon. There was some areas, but, the oncologist felt they were scar tissue and such. He... Read more

  • TODAY

    4/27/2016 9:57:47 AM, by SMIDGON

    Yesterday when Hubby took John to the urologist. The urologist said, depending on the report today from the oncologist, then he would decide o... Read more

  • ANOTHER ONE!

    4/26/2016 6:42:39 AM, by SMIDGON

    WHAT IN God's name is going on? ANOTHER ONE.! A young family man belonging to our Church Gatherings was ill. Instead of getting better, h... Read more

  • WHAT S UP?

    4/21/2016 6:08:18 PM, by SMIDGON

    Well, today starts Johns testing. As you know, he finished his Chemo.. Today he had his blood work drawn. This next Monday he has hi... Read more

  • LOOK WHAT I FOUND!

    4/14/2016 10:03:59 AM, by SMIDGON

    All this stress is starting to take its toll on hubby and I! the signs keep rearing their ugly heads. But, that's neither here nor there. ... Read more

  • WHOA, NELLIE

    4/9/2016 9:27:33 AM, by SMIDGON

    We woke up to 3-4" of snow overnight! Underneath it all, ICE ! It is to be in the 20 ' s all day! John and I are staying in all day, be... Read more

  • #TIBET

    4/8/2016 8:37:06 AM, by SMIDGON

    Yesterday I went to the dr. Due to almost impossible weight bearing! They took an x-ray. I was concern because of neuropathy and because of o... Read more

  • TIBET

    4/6/2016 4:34:52 PM, by SMIDGON

    We spent the morning in a legal conference call for Special Needs Trust Fund. Anyone done this?... Read more

  • ONCOLOGIST

    3/31/2016 2:35:54 PM, by SMIDGON

    This past tuesday I took John to see his oncologist. I was very upset not knowing what John and I were going to hear! He told John he had done... Read more

  • HELP!

    3/28/2016 8:31:43 PM, by SMIDGON

    I just lost my very important blog I just posted. Is there any way I can get it back?... Read more

  • IT'S A BEAUTIFUL DAY!

    3/26/2016 3:51:17 PM, by SMIDGON

    By golly, it looks like Spring. HAPPY EASTER to one and all! Hugs, Lexie and Janet... Read more

  • AN OPEN COMMENT

    3/17/2016 7:05:54 AM, by SMIDGON

    I have encountered a issue that I wonder if anyone else has ever! Surely I'm not the "Lone Ranger'! I became 'friends' with this wonderful ... Read more

  • TODAY HAPPENINGS!

    3/15/2016 8:25:30 PM, by SMIDGON

    what a day this has been! John had his last Chemo. His appt. Was 9a.m.. until they finished doing his blood work, and weighing him , it was 12... Read more

  • I'm back!

    3/11/2016 8:58:09 AM, by SMIDGON

    QUESTION: Has anyone else have to reenter their password on SP? That popped up several days ago. I was reclining and too exhausted to get up... Read more

  • info.

    3/6/2016 5:33:26 PM, by SMIDGON

    Thanks to all asking if I am okay! Son is approaching the end of his treatments, then testing. He says no more surgery nor Chemo.. Hub... Read more

  • WONDERFUL GET-TOGETHER

    2/20/2016 8:12:00 PM, by SMIDGON

    Well, the celebration has been over for several hours now! We had a wonderful get-together! Older daughter and her family weren't there. Y... Read more

  • ANOTHER BUSY DAY!

    2/19/2016 6:43:25 AM, by SMIDGON

    Busy getting ready for John and our older daughters b.d. get-together. Our 54yr. Old won't be here, sorry to say! Our older granddaught... Read more

  • Planning is POWERFUL

    2/17/2016 8:00:45 AM, by FITANDFAITHFUL1

    Good morning Sparkling Sparkers! It's not even 8am yet and I have all my food tracked for today! I had to make 2 portion adjustments so that I ... Read more

  • Breakthrough is Around the Corner!

    2/16/2016 10:18:27 AM, by FITANDFAITHFUL1

    Happy Valentine's Day Sparker Family! I really want to break through a particular number on the scale. So I prayed about what to do. T... Read more

  • WANT TO SHARE?

    2/16/2016 9:04:29 AM, by SMIDGON

    Your weather is like??? Ours is frozen mist!!! I had intended to go with John to his Chemo. Today. But, he called his MaMa and said I bett... Read more

  • THE BOTTOM FELL OUT TODAY!

    2/11/2016 4:34:35 PM, by SMIDGON

    Well, the bottom fell out today. HOME HEALTH CARE released John today! Said they were no longer needed. It all falls on Larry! He can't do ... Read more

  • HAPPENINGS TO DATE

    1/29/2016 7:25:02 PM, by SMIDGON

    Well, I will see if I can post this x around! Things are hanging on here. Johns platelets have dropped for the past four sessions of treat... Read more

  • TROUBLE POSTING.

    1/23/2016 6:35:09 AM, by SMIDGON

    I just wanted to post about Johns condition; plus the weather. It was rejected! Anyone else having problems?... Read more

  • A OTHER DAY

    1/5/2016 7:57:34 PM, by SMIDGON

    Just an update on LIFE! John did get his Chemo and pump today. Lexie got me up about 3a.m.. she had to go out and poo! Between then a... Read more

  • OFF TO A GOOD START! LOL!

    1/1/2016 12:55:19 PM, by SMIDGON

    I stay so tired all the time. So, Lexie and I got ready for bed early. Hubby watched TV in his bed room. I turned TV OFF at 10pm. I su... Read more

  • TO ALL MY SPARK FRIENDS!

    12/31/2015 5:48:16 PM, by SMIDGON

    HAPPY NEW YEARS, JANET... Read more

  • TO ALL MY SPARK FRIENDS!

    12/24/2015 5:54:47 PM, by SMIDGON

    MERRY CHRISTMAS to one and all. And, a blessed NEW YEAR... Read more

  • First Christmas With No Candy

    12/24/2015 8:27:16 AM, by FITANDFAITHFUL1

    Good morning Sparkers! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! If you know any of my saga from previous blog posts, you'll discover that I came to ... Read more

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