Hindsight and Kidney Stones

This is a journal entry of a recent experience but there is a point and something to be learned at the end. It was Sunday night and his pain started suddenly while driving home from an errand.  It ramped up quickly after he came in the house.  He was doubled over with severe groin pain, like he had been kicked.  (I didn't do it :)   After some quick google-ing (is that a word)  it looked … [Read more...]

Hospital Emergency Kit

Why does it seem like it's always after hours or on a weekend when the kids or hubby 'decide' to get sick or injured? What is that about anyway? At least that is how it seems to happen at my house. Our last adventure happened at 11:30 pm. Our oldest child (19) was as a friend's home for the night (40 minutes away) and we get a call from the friends dad. In the background, we can hear our child … [Read more...]