I should probably print out that testimony I wrote and never used and just carry it with me. We are out of town for treatment right now so we are going to a local church in town. We went to the evening mass on Sunday and we all wore our Fighter shirts (our… Continue reading Let’s do this
Despite some last minute changes, today was a good day. I was supposed to begin immunotherapy today but was unable to because my liver levels weren’t where they needed to be to start it. The upside to this discovery is that I get a nice break from everything. It’s been a week and… Continue reading Listen
Mom guilt. It is such a real thing. Now cancer mom guilt? I may have made that last one up but we will go with it. Mom guilt is already bad enough without the added stress that is cancer. Just going about of daily lives is so hard for me. I feel guilty… Continue reading Mom guilt
It’s funny, just last night I was telling Michael I feel like I’m attached to a string that is continually moving back and forth across a line that represents my health. I’m constantly swinging back and forth between being stable and improving to getting my butt thrown back in the ER for whatever… Continue reading Quick update
Third times a charm, at least we hope! I’ve been out of surgery now for about 4 hours and I’ve been up and walking, folding origami swans, writing this blog and the best…eating. Food has been a struggle with all the nausea so I hadn’t been eating as well. But apparently I just needed to… Continue reading Healing
This round of radiation is rough. Luckily so far today I’ve been ok (ok meaning I haven’t gotten sick today), but the past couple of days, even within hours of my first radiation treatment, I was getting sick. So we added ANOTHER anti nausea medicine. Up to 5 now (and that’s JUST for… Continue reading They just can’t get my nose right!
Brothers. SOMEONE ASKED MICHAEL IF WE WERE BROTHERS. WAH! That’s all I have to say about that. Happy 4th of July, Americas Birthday! Growing up in the United States is something I’ve taken for granted. Just like my health. You don’t think about it until something happens and then you are so grateful for it.… Continue reading Independence Day