Touched

My wife put this together for me. It blew my mind and touched my heart in ways that i’m unable to convey in words. The words, love, honesty and support that what is shared in this video, well they took my breath away. Thank you to my wife for creating this monumental document of support […]

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Growth and Moving Forward

With life and it’s absolutely crazy turns, it’s been hard to find the time to update with all of the things occurring in life. Our daughter, Lyla Drew Ogg is now 4 months old. She is quite possibly the happiest and most loving little girl ever. We are blessed to have her in our family […]

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Positives in a Much Needed Time

It’s been some time since i’ve had the time to update. With our baby Lyla at home, our amazing 4 year old and a business to run, time has been a bit stretched thin. Well a lot, it’s been really stretched thin. As all stages of life, there are points where you have to grab […]

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Welcome Home

On Friday, June 8th, 2018, our 2nd daughter, Lyla Drew Ogg came rushing into this world like a tornado.   Mom delivered in a record time (for us) and both Lyla and my wife are doing absolutely amazing. Due to the speed of the delivery, our “birth plan” went flying out the window, however, we […]

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Creating Our Future

Three months after receiving the news that I had Retinitis Pigmentosa, my wife and I had a discussion about adding another head to our family. With so much uncertainty in front of us with my failing vision, it seemed absolutely crazy to add another child to our family. In fact, it is INSANE.   So […]

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A Short Film – Blind Devotion

Every once in a while the internet delivers. My wife found this video when we first were diagnosed and I could barely watch it then, it was still so new and this video seemed like a preview of what our lives held. It’s still impossible to watch this now without the tears coming down, but […]

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One Year Later – I’m Still Going Blind

One year ago today, my life changed.   On June 1st, 2017, I was diagnosed with an incurable disease. This incurable disease is called Retinitis Pigmentosa and it’s making me go blind. Today, I have 15% vision remaining. The diagnosis answered a lot of the questions I had as to why I was seeing so […]

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Inspiration – Jim Platzer

A few weeks ago, my wife sent me the below video. She stumbled upon after seeing a picture of Robert Herjavec, from the TV Show “Shark Tank,” with Jim Platzer, a man who has 5% of his vision remaining due to Retinitis Pigmentosa.     After watching this video I was in awe. Not only […]

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Try Again…

Well, with some time passed and life at an all time high of being crazy, here are what we’ve learned in the past two months. eSight As I mentioned in my post about our eSight Trial , we opted to do the In-Home trial of the glasses. It took a bit longer than expected to receive […]

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Daylight Savings

For as long as I can remember, I’ve held a profound hatred for Daylight Savings time. I despised going to work in the dark and coming out in the dark, I loathed the limited amount of hours to actually be outside in the sun. Before June 1st, 2017, I thought it wasn’t just me, but […]

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