Our family is home safely, and Benjamin even got to sit in the pilot’s seat after we landed. It’s been so nice to have the four of us together, unplugged, healthy and happy, in such a beautiful piece of the world. During our long hikes, Benjamin overcame a major obstacle in the way he perceived… Continue Reading Day 585
This was a day without plan. A day to come to the path that called us. A day that found us on scenic overlooks and at the base of a lighthouse and making hoodoos on huge expanses of rainbow colored rock. I have much to say as I reflect upon this trip. For now, I… Continue Reading Day 584
This has been an incredible day for our family. We have successfully staved off the virus that threatened us yesterday. Benjamin has had a few struggles with this steroid pulse, but we have anticipated and managed them well. Feeling strong, we set out for adventure early this morning. We found stellar hiking, wildlife and waterfalls,… Continue Reading Day 583
It was magical, seeing Banyan again. He looked so beautiful and so happy. He has matured. He was so kind to his brother, showing him around with an arm on his shoulder, welcoming him into cabin games with his Highlands friends. As we listened to the words spoken at the closing banquet I felt overwhelmed… Continue Reading Day 582
Our bags are packed and our alarms are set. We leave for Camp Highlands in the morning. This will be Benji’s first flight since he was diagnosed. I am so excited. I had a crazy case of food poisoning I had to get past this morning. I’m so thankful it was over quickly. Benjamin was… Continue Reading Day 581
It was another great day at art camp for Benji, a productive workday for me, and a gorgeous day in Wisconsin, from the looks of the Camp Highlands photo gallery. These boys are having a very sweet summer.