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My Favorite Things

Today has been full of my favorite things. Just call me Oprah.
1-- slept after 7 a.m.
2--pulled pork sandwich from Rudy's at 9 am. They have a sign there that says, "I didn't get to the top of the food chain to eat vegetables."
3-- shoe shopping with my big brother.
4--alligators. I didn't know they were one of my favorite things until we went to a state park full of alligators lounging about.
5--the news. I was contacted by the hospitals public relations dept. They want to do a national news story about this little baby and the decision that Matt and I are making. It would be aired on CBS. My degree from BYU was in broadcast journalism, so this is kinda fun for me. Who knows what will come of it.
6--peanut m&ms. Skittles. Pajamas. Lip gloss. Decorating magazines. Cookies. Nail polish. Socks. Letters. All these things plus more arrived on our front porch today. My dear friends filled a box with fifty cards, notes, and pictures. I was so overwhelmed, once again, with the love and support our family continues to receive. We were so touched as we read each card. Thank you!
7-- family. My sister-in-law who takes such good care of us. Amazing nieces and nephews who love to ride in Davey's wheelchair and play Batman together. A mom who calls to check on me daily. Matt's parents who love Kate and Josie and take such good care of them.


  1. U R one of our FAVs. Glad the alligators weren't hungry as u all returned in one piece. Hugs mom & dad

  2. I love your attitude through this whole ordeal Millie. I'm so glad you have been able to find joy during this extremely difficult time. I probably will start calling you Oprah from now on. Especially since you are going to be famous on national television. :)


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