There are many variations to chocolate pudding pie according to Ron Silver, author of Bubby's Homemade Pies, such as: chocolate pudding pie with a chocolate crust topped with espresso meringue or a hazelnut crust topped with candied hazelnuts.
Well, the blizzard turned out not to be. Just a little snow, a lot of wind and cold temps. It's probably hardly measurable as moisture and we really need that.
I did get a call from Dr. Chiang's office today. Mostly she called to tell me that she hadn't forgotten us but probably wouldn't be able to give us a date until next Tuesday. I'm actually okay with that. I think that has a lot to do with the fact that she called even though we couldn't set up a surgery date. From the little she did say, I think there is a good chance we're looking at very late April or early May. I guess we'll just have to wait and see.
I did pick up the kids' meds today. As I looked at them all sitting on the table it really hit me that those meds are all that stand between my kids and death. That makes you really stop and think.
Before this surgery we must remember to get medic alert bracelets. This is now an absolute necessity, a permanent piece of jewelery.