Monthly Archives: August 2013

A Phoebelicious Celebration

On August 16, 2009 my most treasured girl made her entrance into our lives in a little birth center in Zapopan, Guadalajara-Mexico. Tomorrow we will celebrate her 4th birthday. From 3-6pm at our home we will have a come and go visit/party f…or Phoebelicious. If you want to come and wish her a happy birthday, please feel welcome. HOWEVER, if you are sick, or your children are sick, please refrain from coming to visit. We will have snacks and cake and fun stuff for kids. In lieu of gifts, we request that you donate to the ‘Cure AT/RT Now’ Research fund to support research for Phoebe’s type of cancer @ 

Home on Hospice Care


We are back at home, and Phoebe is feeling better and better. We have a couple of new pain meds on board for her head and back pain that seem to be working well so far. We are transferred over to hospice care now and they will meet our needs at home. Leaving the hospital today we traveled through a tunnel of tears as we shared hugs with the D6 nurses whom we have come to know and love and who love Phoebe. And then we said a tearful goodbye to Christy at the front desk and the pharmacy lady who always speaks Spanish and we drove away….