Monthly Archives: May 2011

Wed. May 25, 2011

The plastic surgeon, bless his heart (the same one who cared for her leg last week) came to see Karis about 6 am this morning and very patiently put in dozens of little tiny stitches to patch Karis’s knee back … Continue reading

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May 24, 2011 Welcome to the world, Darren Timothy Folkert! Welcome back to Pittsburgh, David!

I just looked at the last post I wrote and can’t believe I have to write another one almost identical.  Karis has been in the ER four times in three weeks because of falls.  Today, shortly after Dave got home … Continue reading

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Sunday, May 15 rainy day for the Pittsburgh Marathon

Karis was released from the hospital yesterday afternoon in time to rest for an hour at home before her birthday party.  During that time the weather cleared up and turned into a gorgeous evening–and didn’t start raining again until near … Continue reading

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Friday May 13 4:45 pm

The plastic surgeon did his thing and Karis should be able to go home from the hospital tomorrow morning.  So as far as we know, the birthday party is a go. She’s to keep the bandage on for 5 days … Continue reading

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Re E-cards

Karis is in Montefiore Hospital, Room 1267.

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Friday, May 13, 10 am

Dr. Kareem was just in to see Karis’s wound and went off to consult with plastic surgery.  We still don’t know exactly what will happen. If you would like to send a message to Karis, here’s an easy way to … Continue reading

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Friday, May 13, 2011

“Friday the 13th” isn’t our problem–our problem is Thursdays.  Valerie said last night that every Thursday evening at choir practice she asks for prayer because Karis is in the ER.  Three in a row. Yesterday Karis spent most of the … Continue reading

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