TEAM Charlotte Fundraiser: March 21

The fundraiser event to show support for Charlotte and her family has been announced. SAVE THE DATE: March 21, 2009 Come join the fun and show your support for Charlotte and her family. Receive 2 games of bowling, see Melvin the Magnificent performing the "Magic Show" with special appearance by Hocus Pocus the magic bunny, and enjoy an … Read more…

CHARLOTTE UPDATE: Headed back to Albany Med

Well, Charlotte didn’t drink anything again today.    And didn’t eat anything apart from a single spoonful of breakfast cereal, and then some mandarin orange slices in the afternoon. We called the clinic again from Granny and Poppa’s house when we went to pick her up, and the on-call doctor said we need to be … Read more…

CHARLOTTE UPDATE: Re-hydration at Albany Med

Well, Charlotte had not really drunk anything since Sunday, so this was starting to concern both of us.  She was also constipated and had not had a messy diaper since Sunday morning.  We had attempted to give her medication for the constipation, but this was difficult as she was not drinking any liquids. We contacted … Read more…

CHARLOTTE UPDATE: February 15, 2009

Sorry for the lack of updates since the middle of the week.  JoAnn and I have both been sending updates to FaceBook.com from our cellphones, so hopefully everybody that has FaceBook and has us listed as friends will have gotten these updates. Anyway… on Thursday afternoon we (JoAnn and Toby) met with the Oncology department … Read more…

Charlotte Update, Surgery and Recovery: Day 3

Dear Family and Friends! So… another up and down day.  Very emotional.  The day started with Mommy pulling the overnight shift, giving Daddy the time to grab about 6 hours of sleep.  The different groups of doctors from the various departments made the rounds and it was determined that the epidural could be removed.  This … Read more…