Category «Life»

Brain Bleed: Surviving the First Night

This will be a roller coaster ride After Todd survived the first night, a sense of relief passes over you. As his wife, I knew this wasn’t over, but knowing he fought through that first night gave me a sense of peace. One day 2 I was exhausted due to no sleep. I wasn’t anywhere …

Become a Nutonic Affiliate

A business opportunity with everything needed to succeed I never expected an opportunity to basically drop in my lap that could be life-changing. A few weeks ago, I received a text from a good friend asking if I might be interested in listening to a business opportunity call and learning about such a company. After …

Brain Bleed: The First Long Night

Waiting And Praying We were only halfway to Pittsburgh when I got a call from a surgeon at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.  They needed to relieve the pressure in Todd’s brain and wanted to put a drain in.  Trepanation is a common procedure but wasn’t without risk because they had to drill through his skull to …

Brain Bleed: The beginning of our journey to healing

Brain Bleed

The day of Todd’s stroke, I knew when it was time to call 911. I can’t explain how I knew except after taking blood pressures that were way too low and then way too high, I still tried to believe Todd was OK, but I knew he wasn’t and I needed to act urgently. It’s …

Health Emergencies and Recovery for a Loved One

There are times in all of our lives when we feel like we have nothing to worry about when it comes to our health or the health of our loved ones. My husband and I used to talk about his health and the fact he didn’t take any prescription medications. We got a rude awakening …

The Unconditional Love of Furbabies

The first day after Todd and I got together, we were going to go up to the family camp. He picked me up and then we had to stop at his house to pick up the dogs. Let me just say, from that very moment, these puppers had my heart. Yorkies have such wonderful personalities. …