Some thoughts and details on final arrangements

The walking bridge over the Delaware at Lumberville was a special place for Tara and I.  We crossed that bridge many, many times over the years on bike rides and runs and always stopped in the middle to share a kiss.  If there were turtles hanging out on the bridge...

Tara is free of this wretched disease

Short but heartbreaking post this morning. Tara passed away around 11:25 on Tuesday night. She fought and fought even though we told her it was ok to let go. The outpouring of love has been immense and I did my best to read each and every message to her. Even as she...

A very hard update

Hello friends. This is going to be a hard post. Tara was in the hospital for two weeks in May. During that stay we were told she only had a few weeks to live. Tara wanted to keep that quiet so only a few close friends knew. If we haven’t reached out personally...

Tuesday Morning (5/31) Update – Getting settled in

Apologies for the lack of a post yesterday.  Tara’s mom and brother were still visiting so we spent some time with them in the morning.  We’re also working on our rhythm now that Tara is back home.  Her nutrition (IV only) is 12 hours on and 12 hours off. ...

Sunday Morning (5/29) Update – HOME

Tara finally got home last night around 6:00.  She was very happy to be back at home and get a night of sleep in her own bed without bells, alarms, nurses, and all of the other noise of the hospital. We’ll get settled with a couple of new tasks – changing...