Chris sometimes acts more like a kid than his son, which we all appreciate and laugh about. One evening, Chris was spinning Cam around while he was in transit in his ceiling track lift. Cam "jokingly" laid down the law for his dad as it related to the spinning antics...
Sunday, February 26, 2023
Sunday, February 19, 2023
Cam continues to find different ways to exert his independence. He asked his parents if there was a way for him to have some type of basket to grab his hat and gloves from in the morning and put them away in the afternoon.
At school, Cam also helped his physical therapist team brainstorm a rear-view mirror idea he had. One of the difficulties of driving in a crowded hallway at school is not being able to see what's coming, or in Cam's case, what is behind him. It will be trial and error to determine what will work best. It is good to see Cameron so involved in areas that are truly impactful for him.
energy to help his dad prepare a Valentine's surprise for his mom. Jane was presented with a dozen beautiful roses and notes from both Chris and Cam. The notes, it turns out, were created with a little help. For the first time ever, the boys used a new A.I. (Artificial Intelligence) tool to assist with some loving prose.
Jane typed in ChatGPT: 'Write a Camology Quote for Cam's blog'
Sunday, February 12, 2023
Olympics Michigan. Cam's best bud, Brody, was set to plunge in a freezing cold pool of water a little after 2pm. The sun was shining so it did feel a bit warmer than the 40 degrees on the thermometer. Our mutual good friend, Ms. Stephanie, came by to root Brody on as well.
Sunday, February 5, 2023
We had plans to meet Brody and his mom for an early dinner at Applebee's. Both of the ninth graders are creatures of habit- Brody loves cheeseburgers and Cam loves chicken tenders. True to form, the boys ordered as expected. It was fun to sit and chat with our friends. When Jane brought up a story about Cam's friends arguing as to who would help him at school, Brody jumped in and provided input. Cam immediately responded with "Brody, no drama!" We all had a good laugh.
After settling into bed one evening, Cam's eye was watering and his mom asked why it was dripping. He informed Jane that soap had gotten in his eye in the shower. The conversation continued.
"Cam, are you going to be ok?"