Tuesday, January 15, 2008

My boy Jake


What a day Jake had yesterday. He had a Dr.'s appointment in the afternoon. He has been struggling with his ankle, and foot now for over 1 1/2 years. We have had 3 surgeries, and just found out yesterday that Jake will be having another one. So we left our appointment, and headed for home. While we were driving, we discussed what the next months will bring etc. My heart really goes out for Jacob. He has been the best patient, yet has grown frustrated. I totally don't blame him. We got home, and decided we would go eat at Cafe Rio. I really just didn't feel like cooking. Well, it was time to leave, and no Jake??? To make a long story short he had taken a ride around the neighborhood on his pocket bike. This is nothing abnormal. I got in the car to go look for him. I took the corner, out of our cul de sac, and saw that he had been pulled over by the police on his little bike! Poor kid! No one told us but these little bikes are now illegal to ride in the town limits! The day ended good with a yummy dinner, but oh what a day!

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17 Comments:

Blogger Rebecca D. said...

Not another one!!!! Poor kid! I hope it goes well and this can be the end of his struggles!

January 15, 2008 at 10:34 AM  
Blogger Kristen said...

Oh just what he needed after that kind of news...a ticket! Poor guy. Hope the surgery goes well and this can be over for him soon.

January 15, 2008 at 11:00 AM  
Blogger donna said...

OH so sorry about Jake. I hope the surgery goes well.

Oh how is his CAR?????

January 15, 2008 at 11:15 AM  
Blogger familywithfivekids said...

So sorry about Jake! I'm sure it is frustrating! I hope Cafe Rio made things just a little better (how I wish we had one in Tucson!)

January 15, 2008 at 1:47 PM  
Blogger Andrea said...

I'm sorry Jake has to have another surgery! I hope this will fix things up and be the last one!

January 15, 2008 at 2:05 PM  
Blogger Crazymamaof6 said...

shoot! that is no fun all the way around. yay for a yummy dinner!

January 15, 2008 at 3:51 PM  
Blogger Stephanie said...

So sorry to hear that he has to have another surgery. Poor kid. And then to top off the day with a ticket...bummer. We have all had those kinds of days. I hope the surgery goes well and he can move on.

January 15, 2008 at 3:58 PM  
Blogger Kari said...

Oh no! I hope tomorrow is a better day for him!!!

January 15, 2008 at 6:04 PM  
Blogger Amy said...

Oh poor kid! What a rotten day! Hope the surgery goes well for him. ((hugs))

January 15, 2008 at 6:34 PM  
Blogger onehm said...

Oh so sad! I am so sorry for him.
And what a terrible ending to what started out as not too great...being pulled over is never fun! Glad that you were able to eat out~ that always lifts my spirits!

January 15, 2008 at 8:49 PM  
Blogger Lauralee said...

what a day.. poor kid.. glad you got to go out! cafe rio sounds like a great place!

January 15, 2008 at 8:54 PM  
Blogger SuperCoolMom said...

Wow, that stinks. Where the heck are you allowed to ride those things then? I'm hoping that they just gave him a warning instead of a ticket. Did a good dinner make him feel any better?

January 15, 2008 at 10:49 PM  
Blogger SuperCoolMom said...

Oh, and YES our Indian Fry Bread was fabulous! Thank you.

January 15, 2008 at 10:49 PM  
Blogger Amy said...

Poor guy! And being pulled over simply adds insult to (literal!) injury. I imagine you're the best kind of mom to have at times like that...you seem so loving, supportive & easy-going.

January 15, 2008 at 11:32 PM  
Blogger Melissa said...

What a way to top off the news of another surgery. My husband always rides his dirt bike up and down our street and I just know he's going to get a ticket and he knows full well that it's illegal to ride it but does anyway. I hope everything goes will with the surgery.

January 16, 2008 at 2:11 AM  
Blogger Christina said...

oh what?? you have a cafe rio there too!?!? SO JEALOUS!!

bummer about jake and the ticket..could his day get any worse!??!

January 16, 2008 at 9:13 AM  
Blogger pjmesser said...

Man- I hate surgery- poor kid! I hope they didn't give him a ticket!!!
I love cafe rio- really I love it.

January 17, 2008 at 8:07 PM  

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