A Visit From "The Kids" Last Week

Dom’s daughter Christine and his stepson Michael flew in last Tuesday for 4 nights.  They were a great help.On Wednesday, Michael went up into the attic to retrieve some things.  He also threw away our old microwave and lifted up our new one….

A Short Visit From my Big Brother

My brother Rick flew in for 3 nights. On the way home from the airport we went for a late lunch at The Chimes in Covington.  Lovely place.  Great food.On Friday morning the two of us went to a local Nissan Dealer.  Hours later,…

International Coffee Day coming up on September 29th!

Check out these delicious coffee cocktails, courtesy of Sparkling Ice! These are a great way to plus up your usual cup of coffee and give it a little more of a kick!The Coffee’s CherryIngredients:2 Cups Cold Brew Coffee½ cup Sparkling Ice Black CherryC…

National Beer Lovers Day is Saturday!

We’re looking forward to experimenting with these ciders as well as beer cocktails!Strongbow® Hard Ciders, 100 Cal Slim CansCelebrate National Beer Lovers Day with 2019 Product of the Year award winner, Strongbow 100 Cal Slim Cans. The Variety Pack wit…

Labor Day Weekend is Upon Us!

Wow.  Where did the summer go?We’re looking forward to a long weekend without any doctor appts.  As much as we adore our doctors, we’re getting tired of the constant visits.Looking forward to making some fun drinks with Sparkling Ice!These ca…

And So it Begins!

We went to the Tulane Cancer Center yesterday to visit Dr. Safah.  She recommends that we continue with Darzalex, but add Pomalyst and Dex to the treatment.https://www.myeloma.org/treatment/current-fda-approved-medications/pomalyst-pomalidomideWe …

Had Another ER Visit

Dom came home from about a week in the hospital on Thursday afternoon.He basically stayed in bed on Friday and Saturday.I was certain that he needed another blood transfusion, or his creatine levels were out of wack, so took him to the ER on Sunday mor…

Our Patient is Home!

Wow, we had a ROUGH week!Dom was hospitalized on Friday afternoon.  Slidell Memorial Hospital.  Christine flew in on Saturday afternoon.We had one scare after another.They thought that he had contracted C-Diff and had him in isolation for 2 d…