Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Random Erickson Numbers

132 = the number of days "post bone marrow transplant"!!!
0 = the number of central lines Miss Emilie will have in 2 days
106 = the air temperature for playing baseball in AZ
14 = the number of days Eric was out of the country in June
70 = the number of days until school starts.  Happy number for Emilie, not so happy for the boys.
600 = the number of lymphocytes in Emilie's blood (per mL) a week ago...needs to be 1000 before the above number can really be a happy number...maybe late August, early September
2 = the number of clinic visits per month for Emilie
3 = the number of "swims/day" for Nicolas and Sandy
1 = the number of "dirt rolls" following swims for Sandy
1 = the number of daily baths for Sandy
118 = the number of Facebook friends I have...told you it was random
7 = the number of days Paul will be serving families with kids with disabilities this summer
40 =  the number of days Emilie and I have been home
= the amount of God's love for all of's endless  (∞ is really not a number)
This is the day that the Lord has made,
I will rejoice and be glad in it. 
Psalm 118:24

Sunday, June 10, 2012

My Frosting is Eight!

Happy 8th Birthday Nicolas!!
I love that you are thoughtful and kind!
I love that you still hold my hand!
I love that your best buddies are Paul and Emilie!
I love that you throw your head back when you laugh!
I love that you smile almost all the time!
I love that you are brave and strong!
I love that you are curious about science and nature!
I love that you are my frosting!!!!