So today happens to be the sixth anniversary of me and Jake's first date. Today is also the day that I was, for the first time, unable to find my 6'2" husband in a crowd. A quick recap of our first date... I am an anxious person, obviously, so after a week of messaging online, … Continue reading Where’s Waldo-Jake Edition
Remember that time when you were younger and you really liked something, but you knew others might think it was weird or strange.
I asked Jake a couple days ago to jot down a few of his thoughts about how things are going and where he sees himself currently. Unbeknownst to him, I planned to use these thoughts of his as a blog post. For anyone that truly knows Jake, this likely doesn't sound like the Jake you … Continue reading Life as We Know It (Update from Jake)
The first ten days of Jake adapting to his prosthesis have been overall AMAZING. Jake's spirits have always been pretty positive since all of this began, with the exception of a few dark moments here and there, but Jake 2.0 has arrived! With his new leg and his new outlook, he is a new man. I … Continue reading First Ten Days with Prosthesis
So it actually happened. Jake actually got his leg and brought it home and we could not be more thrilled. Shout out to his prosthetist, Toby, for making this all happen. I am still in awe of all the science and technology that is out there and how great all that has made this transition. … Continue reading Leg Day