For those of you who have read the book, you know it is about my husband who had ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or Lou Gehrigs). In this very short video clip (I’m working on converting the hi-8 cassettes to DVD) you will see a daily occurrence: me brushing his teeth.

Howie was fairly mobile here, not completely paralyzed, and I hope it is not gross for you…but we were laughing, always trying hard to find silliness and stay upbeat for the three children.