|Waiting for Sam to wake up...|
Things did not start out in a promising fashion today.
There was a
"FINE! I'll go for a walk!" he yelled...as though he were doing me a favor. (Which, actually, is fine by me.)
Just then, our amazing nurse L walked in with a scavenger hunt that she had created just for him. (Incredible, right!?)
|This is actually after we completed it, hence the answers filled in.|
|Using an iPod to take a picture of one of the things he was supposed to find.|
|Checking out the "bubblers" (that's what we call them in Milwaukee) - there are 2 on the unit. P.S. Like his Superman Sam shirt? That's thanks to my online buddy and awesome creative artist, R. Jean Roth! WOW.|
|Clearly we are in Wisconsin. The clue said, "Find the world's greatest football player with a mouse." I don't think Sam realized this is a Green Bay Packer or he wouldn't be grinning quite so widely. My crazy little Chicago Bears fan.|
|Incredible staff and GREAT sports...3 nurses and a pharmacist.|
|Eating pie and ice cream. We hear that Haagen Daaz has the highest calorie count. Good choice!|
|You can tell that he loves her. He's trying SO hard not to smile.|
I think he'll sleep well tonight!
In medical news, Sam still isn't eating much and we're hoping that will change soon. We tried a selection from the high-calorie smoothie menu but Sam thought it was a little gross. (I tasted it and it um, sorta was gross.) There is a tiny little rise in his "counts" and the doctor explained that I shouldn't get my hopes up but this