BRAIN THOUGHTS

It’s 10pm and I’m in bed.  Early, I know.  My mind is still moving so I hope I can drift to sleep.  I think I’ll turn on the Bachelor and see what happens. My thoughts as I drift off: Kate McRae Deacon’s surgery tomorrow (#6 if we’re...
Update on Deacon

Update on Deacon

We are continued to be overwhelmed by the love and support that is shown to us each time Deacon has surgery.  The text/calls/emails are amazing.  Even though this surgery is becoming a “common” thing these days and recovery is easy and it’s not the...

RRP surgery #5

Tomorrow will be Deacon’s fifth surgery since last December for his RRP. We keep track of how many he has had by what flavor he chooses for his mask before surgery. He has already been planning out this one since the last surgery. Tomorrow he will choose...
Deacon is brave.

Deacon is brave.

Fourteen days ago Deacon had his fourth surgery for RRP. Lately we’ve been doing them about every 8 weeks, but the doctor said it looked so good that we’re not having another one for another 12 weeks! I remember when we first learned about Deacon’s...
RRP Surgery #3

RRP Surgery #3

Last Friday Deacon had his third surgery to remove the pappiloma’s from his vocal cords.  He was as usual a super champ and even brought Dr. Eskew a page he had colored for him that morning. The doctor loved it and was super sweet to Deacon about it.  I figure...
RRP Surgery #2

RRP Surgery #2

This morning Deacon and I headed to the surgery center for his 7AM surgery. We had his first surgery at this same center, but with a different doctor. The doc that we have now is our 3rd doctor that we’ve seen and we really like him. Taking Deacon to get his...