It’s a strange thing that Carey died on Thanksgiving because reminders and anticipation of this holiday start popping up weeks in advance. This has forced me to start facing a dreadful day that I would rather not face. The colors, smells, and familiar fall surroundings have stirred up memories that were stored away, not purposefully, but in a protective fashion I would guess.Read More
The forgetfulness has been a big thing that has caught me off guard. My brain doesn’t work like it should, and it gets frustrating. Like I forget to put shoes on. And my poor phone gets forgotten all the time, everyday. I wasn’t expecting simple things to become so overwhelming. Maybe it’s from exhaustion, but it’s as if everything inside my head is at capacity – it can’t process anything else. It’s buffering.Read More
For Carey's memorial service, a couple of talented family members made both a video tribute and photo montage. They did such a beautiful job capturing the fun (and crazy!) essence of Carey.
I wanted to post these here on the blog for those who weren't able to attend the service, and of course, just for keepsake purposes. Enjoy 💛Read More
I’m heartbroken to tell you that Carey is now in his final days. He is resting comfortably in a beautiful hospice home not too far from our house. I’m posting this simply to ask for your faithful prayers as this is all much more unbearable than anyone could have imagined.Read More
We went in for Carey’s scans yesterday. Unfortunately, it was more difficult of a day than we were expecting. Even though we are constantly trying to prepare ourselves, this kind of news still hits like a ton of bricks. In short, Carey’s cancer is progressing aggressively and is now starting to affect some vital organs.Read More