Saturday, November 16, 2013

Just Being a Kid!

For the first time in months, Caleb felt like going to the park today.  We found one where no one else was playing, to avoid all of those winter germs.  What a joy it was to play Cookie Monster again & chase him all over the place.  It was surprising how quickly I could catch him, as it used to be more of a challenge, but just so nice to see him up & moving for once.

It was MORE than joyous to hear Caleb giggle.  He's taking so many types of chemo, he just doesn't feel like laughing anymore.
Cal also got to go to a radio appearance I made this morn.  Only a handful of DJ's were in the entire skyscraper, so that was a "safe place" for him and served as a fun outing, as well! 
Cal waited patiently for his chance at the mic :)

Caleb's hat says "Life is Good".  Today, it definitely is.  I realize now how much I used to take for granted those little smiles & the prevalent laughter in our home.  It just came naturally before cancer.  We have to work harder to make him smile these days, but we know that prayers are the main reason we get days like today. 


  1. glad you had a great day! What a welcome reprieve!

    “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Matthew 11:28-30


  2. Sounds like a wonderful day! Hold these memories close to your heart, and build on them as the Lord heals little Caleb. <3

  3. So happy that Caleb is feeling better and able to enjoy the simple things in life, like going to a park. Sending more prayers your way.

  4. Look how tall he is now, wow his legs look so long. That little man sure is growing. What a GREAT day it was today, not to hot or windy or even cold. May many more days lay ahead like today. Smiles from this house to yours!!! XXXOOO Greens!

  5. Mesha at snip it&#39;sNovember 22, 2013 at 7:21 AM

    Wat a blessing Lv u