Writing by hand is an art that is slowly fading. I suggest you keep it for as long as you can, there are few things more beautiful than receiving or giving a note written in one's own hand, composed entirely of your words. There is a personality within it that cannot be matched by computerized font.
As much as she needs. I may give her a porch, a beautiful belt to sling around her hips. I'll consider it more once her soul shines and she lives again, instead of limping along towards death.