DCOREY33's Blogs

Things I think about..Funny and not so funny
Monday, February 21, 2011      2 comments

Some things I think about are…Why are some things so funny? I have a sense of humor, or at least think I do. However, when watching a comic and they say things like, “It was slick as owl snot” or a comic says "imagine walking through the forest ... Read more
Adventures at Target without the leash
Saturday, February 05, 2011      3 comments

Ok most will find that an odd title, but those with autistic quiet as ninja runners know exactly what that means. My sweet PA loves to go to Target (well so does her mom *smiling*), but rarely do I attempt this by my self. We truthfully I w... Read more
Frustrations over it taking forever to paint 1 room
Friday, January 28, 2011      4 comments

I have been meaning to spend more time on SP reading blogs and posting to threads, however this week has been incredibly busy. My 15 year old finally was able to keep her room clean long enough for us to want to go in and paint (deal was s... Read more
This is not meant to sound like a downer post
Sunday, January 16, 2011      7 comments

I got my chemo on Fri and just having a time this time around. Being this is only my second shot and I may not have full effects yet. It's not traditional chemo. The shot I get I will receive for the rest of my life. It takes about 3 months befo... Read more
Feeling a little guilty
Wednesday, January 12, 2011      5 comments

I have been feeling a little guilty past couple weeks. I was going to be really good and post and check in with sparkfriends and I dropped the ball. I can't seem to do anything consistent. I am trying to get my act together, set some goals, foll... Read more
Our modest Christmas
Tuesday, December 28, 2010      9 comments

Our Christmas this year was quiet and relaxed. We were not able to buy the latest gadgets for the girls or each other. We did give the girls a nice Christmas with a few things they really liked (well some of what my older daughter wanted). My yo... Read more
Feeling a little behind
Thursday, December 23, 2010      5 comments

Ever have one of those years where you have enough holiday spirit for several people but can't seem to get your act together. Well this is one of those years for me. I have always in the past made goody plates for friends and elderly in our chur... Read more
Good news and not so great news...
Tuesday, December 21, 2010      6 comments

Good news first the endoscopy went well no abnormal anything. I am grateful for that. The not so great news is they found a growth in my intestines. If it comes back carcinoid then they will have to take a foot or so of intestine out as well as ... Read more
Very Grateful
Saturday, December 18, 2010      4 comments

It has been a few years since I was truly excited for Christmas. This year we more financially tight than we have ever been, but the gifts (the few there are) for the girls are so meaningful and we are so excited to give to them. My youngest (sh... Read more
I get my first Sandostatin LAR shot tomorrow...
Thursday, December 16, 2010      5 comments

WOW!! I never thought this day would come. I got the phone call this morning from the oncology dept. I have an appointment to get my first Sandostatin LAR shot tomorrow morning at 11am. I am both excited and nervous. I know that when it is not g... Read more
Finally getting cancer treatment, I've been waiting 2 years to get.
Tuesday, December 14, 2010      4 comments

That may seem a strange title and I have not been with out treatment. However it was not the right treatment. I finally have a Dr. who knows how to treat the rare cancer that I have and the syndrome that comes with it. I was diagnosed back in ... Read more
The story behind the second tree :o)
Monday, December 13, 2010      6 comments

Well after years of using a fake tree we decided to try a real tree again. So 6 days ago we went and got the tree. We got a 5.5ft. tree. It was fresh and smelled wonderful. Did what they told us and kept it in the water overnight. Then made sure... Read more