Holden Updates

  • Obituary

    Holden Gray Mullen Holden Gray Mullen passed away peacefully in his parents’ arms on December 15, 2020 ending his almost three-year battle with b...
  • Time

    It's now been two months now since Holden woke in his bed throwing up, signaling to us that he once again was showing signs of his cancer.  Through...
  • 12/3

    Last night we offered to take Holden upstairs to our bed, like we do every night, and this time he nodded and accepted.  He slept well, was a littl...
  • Friday 11/27

    It’s been a few days since the last update and not much has changed with Holden.  Overall, he is sleeping a little more than he was a week ago.  To...
  • Sunday 11-22

    Holden’s weekend ended much like it started, with a lot of sleeping.  When he is sleeping, he seems very peaceful and comfortable.  When he is awak...
  • #HoldenStrong Wristband Updates

    We apologize that it has taken so long for the second batch of #HoldenStrong wristbands to ship out.  We were expecting to receive our second order...
  • Friday

    The last couple of days have been a continuation of my previous post.  Holden has slept all but a couple of hours each day, and the hours he has be...
  • Wednesday 11/18

    3:23am Over the last several weeks, our nightly angst has become greater and greater, as we don’t know what to expect the next morning.  Tuesday ni...
  • Tuesday 11-17

    Animal control had stopped by the other day because someone had called about our wandering ducks.  We thought that was the end of it, but apparently we were wrong.  I only wish that our duck-averse neighbor, whomever that anonymous asshole is, would have made an issue when it was a little warmer.
  • Monday 11/16

    12:30am: Holden had another crummy morning and afternoon, sleeping most of the day with Alex holding him in the rocking chair.  As we were changing...
  • Weekend Update

    If I could do it over, I would live everyday as if a miracle was being granted and enjoy every moment with out this fear.  We lived that way some days, especially over the last year, but not all.
  • 11-12-20

    Yesterday Holden continued to sleep until the afternoon.  After sleeping for almost 48 hours, just waking up here and there, he woke and gave us so...