Quick Update

Super quick update before I head down to my meeting.Engraftment happened Sunday! She’s no longer neutropenic and was released from lock down yesterday! No more extra fluid bag to carry around either.I think she and daddy went out to celebrate last nigh…

2009 CQWW SSB DX CONTEST

I had an absolute blast working the CQWW SSB DX Contest October 24th-25th! Below are my results which I thought amazing for only 8 hours of actual on-the-air operating time. MY CQWW SSB DX CONTEST TOTALS 20 Meters QSO’s:94 Countries (Not includi…

Day 9 & 10

Just arrived at the outpatient center at St. Francis for weekend labs, fluids, and doc appointment. We’ve been here for 45 minutes already and she’s only had her BP and weight taken. No labwork yet which means the doctor will be here before the lab res…

Day 8

We’re on the upswing! Counts are rebounding and the transplant nurse thinks momma will be out of this neutropenic stage by Monday! WBCs are up to 200 from 100 yesterday. Monocytes are up to 44%. She had to get extra fluids today and yesterday because o…

MJ is BACK!

We’re still here! I made it back from my Philly work trip around 8:30 last night. Daddy was on cancer center duty on Monday. Jessica was on duty yesterday. They both did an excellent job filling in for me while I was gone. I didn’t like being gone for …

What I’ve Been Up To Lately

It’s been quite a while since my last post so thought I would bring it up to date. I have been mostly hanging out with my friends on 3.895 & 28.490 and also have been having a CW sked on 80 meters every Friday morning for a couple months now …

Dye n a Cold

Last week we dyed moms peach fuz.Before:After: Not a HUGE difference but now the really light hairs cant all hide. We might try again now that I know the dye won’t stain her scalp a funny color!Mom got a cold last weekend and hasn’t had much fun with i…

Weekend Update

FridayWe spent the morning at the cancer center for labwork and to see Dr. F. Counts were still in the normal range. They sent us home with fluids — so now she’s carrying the DAB bag and a 2 pound fluid bag. They gave us 2 extra bags and taught me …