Today started as a same ol' same ol' day at the hospital.  The kids came down for a visit and I started my daily walk. I've walked in circles all around the 4th floor since I got here 34 days ago. I've walked anywhere from 1-3 miles each day. My nurses tell me all the time … Continue reading #689


Friday February 5th is National Wear Red Day and is the big kick off to American Heart Month. I would like to invite you to join me in wearing red. By sporting your favorite red clothing on Friday you are showing that you are informed and advocating for your heart health. Heart disease will kill 1 in … Continue reading Friday


Earlier this week I was admitted to the hospital. I was having some troubles with a cough and my doctors needed to figure out what was causing  the cough.  They looked at infection (i.e. pneumonia), blood clots and heart failure. Here's how I came to feel about this.  If I had pneumonia I would be … Continue reading 1A