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Thursday, September 29, 2016

A good fence

I am not joining Good Fences,  but I could not resist this photo and immediately thought of Theresa and also Sandra.  Just in case you don't know, Sandra loves cows.

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Roger continues to improve a little bit at a time...specially in the physical department.  He has now been up and down our basement stairs two or three times.  He can get in the tub and take a regular shower with no help from me.  He makes coffee.  He can go shopping with me to Walmart of grocery as long as I don't stay a long time.   These are baby steps, but steps I didn't think I would ever see again when this first happened.

He still has trouble with remembering and naming things.   And seems to have no short term memory. 

We go and drive through the strip pits two or three times a week.  It is a short drive and we have fun looking for wildlife.   He really, really enjoys it.  Not sure when he will ever feel like going for a longer drive.  We had an appt in Indianapolis yesterday and he was totally worn out last night.

I wanted to thank you again for your continued prayers.  Even though I don't respond personally, I do appreciate them.

10 comments:

Sandra said...

thanks for the cow 'fix' and you know me well. kind of looks like this cow was not to happy with your camera. beautiful

Tom said...

What a pleasant surprise to your post, Rose. Great to hear an update, you will continue to be in my prayers.

TexWisGirl said...

baby steps but all forward...and i'm so glad to hear it!

and thanks for the cow and fence, too. :)

The Furry Gnome said...

Thinking of you. Glad those first steps are in the right direction.

eileeninmd said...

Hello, I love the cow too. I is great to hear Roger is making progress. Even the baby steps count. I will keep you both in my thoughts and prayers. Happy Friday, enjoy your weekend!

Karen S. said...

Wow, now this is cute, and oh such an expression on his face!

Sandi said...

Good to hear he is doing well. :)

Susan said...

So, so happy to hear that your hubby is doing so much better!

Mildred said...

Nice to see an update and the cute cow photo. Continued prayers for you and Roger. God bless. Love, Mildred

Felicia said...

More food news to hear.prayers coming your way.

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