Apollo Update

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Mom called me around 12:00 today with this update.

Apollo’s chest tube and arterial line are out. He just had his first meal, he ate scrambled eggs, waffles, jello, and a popsicle. He’s doing good, acting all goofy and silly, probably because of the medicine he’s getting. If everything goes well, they might be able to come home Saturday!!!

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  1. Hooray for that little trooper! Wonderful news!

  2. Nita Sweet

    Praise the Lord !!! I have been praying for Apollo, the surgeons and the family.
    God is Faithful !!! Thank you for the updates. My prayers will continue.

  3. praise the Lord. what a good report! i wonder what it feels like for him to eat without obstruction. praying for continued healing.

  4. Yay! So glad to hear he is doing well. What a joy it must be for your parents to see him eat without pain. Prayers that he continues to heal quickly and can go home soon.

  5. Yeah! So glad to hear he is doing well and eating!

  6. I am so pleased he is eating and feeling okay. Poor little guy has had such a rough time. I bet you all can’t wait to have him home so you can help him recover with lots of cuddles and hugs and kisses.

    Cheers – Joolz (Australia)

  7. Jessi Glauser

    That is beyond amazing.He was meant to have this surgery so he could get passed all the trouble of his first year of life and begin to live a more healthy and active life 🙂 xx

  8. Sounds like he is doing great and to be able to come home on Saturday sounds wonderful!

  9. Thank you for the updates. I’ll continue to pray for his recovery and for your family as they are spread out for a few days.

  10. So very happy for you all!

  11. That’s great news – I’ll continue to keep you all in my prayers…

  12. Sounds like a huge meal for him!!!

  13. Emily from NZ

    Yay Apollo!!! Sounds like the surgery went well. Still praying for all of you guys 😀

  14. I’ve told my kids, husband, and parents about Apollo and we’ve all been praying for him. What a great update!

  15. ssmazzon

    Thank you Jesus. That little boy will eat, breathe and grow like crazy between now and the end of the year!!! Take Care!

  16. Tonymasons

    1. Nice to see he has an appetite.
    2. Great to hear that he’s on the mend.
    3. I really want some jello & a Popsicle now.
    4. In Ireland we use the names ‘Jelly’ and ‘Icepops’, so ‘jello’ & ‘popsicle’ sounds really strange when I say it.

  17. Lindsay D.

    I found myself thinking about you guys on the 7th, but I didn’t even check your blog because for some reason I thought his surgery was on the 10th (I know, a Saturday… but thinking maybe you do things differently on the west coast, lol) Wanted to leave a comment the night before surgery, got here and he already had it! Wow! I’m praying that he gets to go home tomorrow! I know you guys are glad to have it behind you!

  18. Oh, what wonderful news! Thank you so much for posting the updates, Adalia, and I am so thankful to the Lord for his goodness to Apollo!

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