Category: Lizze



Today’s Victory: We were able to pay for my wife’s medication

Today’s victory is a bit unique but also something I think people can relate to in a general sense. Money is very tight this month and we’re really struggling. We have a great many medical issues that we’re contending with and most of them require medication. We’re very lucky that most of our medications are …

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Today’s Victory: It looks like physical therapy is a go

There are many things that happen in the course of the day for an Autism or Special Needs family. Frankly, things move so fast that it can be very difficult to keep up. Speaking for myself, it feels like I spend most of my time, running around putting out fires. It’s even more difficult when …

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I want to share some good news

I’ve been living at my grandmother’s nursing home for the last couple of days. My brain is completely fried, and I’m exhausted beyond belief. While I was here yesterday, Lizze got word back from her neurologist about the results of her recent MRI that was done on her brain. Her doctor contacted her to let …

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It’s not at all what we expected

I’m keeping this brief because I’m exhausted, both emotionally and physically. That said, I did want to let you know what happened at Lizze’s appointment with her orthopedic specialist. The X-rays came back and apparently; there’s nothing that requires surgical intervention. That’s awesome but not at all what we thought was going to happen. Lizze …

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Is knee surgery in our future?

Alright. Lizze had her knee x-ray, and as expected, it went just fine. We don’t know what they show, but the process was smooth. She got in early, and we had about an hour to kill before she sees her doctor to learn the results. I was mistaken about her having an MRI on her …

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The @ClevelandClinic is probably getting sick of us

We got the boys dropped off and made our way back to the Cleveland Clinic again today. This time we’re at the Medina location because that’s where her orthopedic specialist is. We have a crazy long day ahead of us and plenty of time to wait between appointments. Lizze is getting an x-ray of her …

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