Monday, December 10, 2012

Leukemia - How is Jemma? - Day 175

Wanted - One Grandma

Must have lots of energy, like to clean and be willing to play with children. Hours - Every morning and occasional longer hours while the mother is away. Will pay room and board.



Well we are on our own again. It was very nice having back-to-back Grandma visits to help us through this difficult time. They were both extremely helpful. Now that they're gone we have to try a new plan.

My husband said he would mop and clean bathrooms daily. I will dust, vacuum, and wipe down door knobs and light switches. School will continue until Christmas and then we will take a much needed two week break while Jemma enters into another intensive phase of treatment.
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It's strange to say but life has really felt quite normal over the past few days. We have a bit of snow and the kids have gone sledding the last three days in a row. They've built snowmen and made snow angels. They have even been playing with their energetic, happy friend from down the street. I think the pictures say it all.





Country Kids from Coombe Mill Family Farm Holidays Cornwall

5 comments:

  1. So happy to hear that Jemma is feeling well! Looking forward to coming for a visit in February - not even close to as good as having a grandma there, but I will play the doting aunt. :)

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  2. Everyone is looking forward to your visit.

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  3. It is wonderful that your husband is helping out so much in addition to having to work full time. If I lived closer I would volunteer to clean once a week to help you out.

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  4. Lovely to see the photos and hear of a few days of life being as normal. I hope you all have a lovely Christmas break together. I hope we get to see your snow soon too! Thank you for linking to County Kids.

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  5. The children just all look so happy, their wee faces are glowing. I'm a tad jealous of your snow though :)

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