Cancer is not pretty people. I’m 5 radiation and 2 chemo treatments in and I’m over it. The fatigue is so intense. I can wake up at 8 and be ready for a nap by 10. Except that my nap gets interrupted by the fact that my lunch wants to resurface. And my head has… Continue reading What if God was one of us?
I have to admit, I didn’t think I would be in this good of shape 10 days after having major brain surgery that most brain surgeons deemed was “inoperable.” I think good shape is a relative term, but I’m a pretty functional human being for the most part. I’m able to feed and dress myself,… Continue reading 10 days out
Today was one of those days where I simply felt good. I had more energy than I’ve had in a while (although this energy has now been completely used up and is gone!) I walked a lot, put on my make up and I rocked this new awesome shirt my sister in law sent me! I… Continue reading A feel good day
I’m happy to announce that I am writing today’s update from the comfort of our hotel room! Sure, it’s not home, but I was discharged yesterday and am able to rest more and rest more comfortably here without 5 IVs coming out of my arms and being woken up to get shots and medications and… Continue reading Thankful
I’m definitely lacking creativity when it comes to titles but I just had brain surgery so that’s all you get lol. One of the biggest risks with this surgery is hydrocephalus, which would mean there is fluid in my brain. If that happens, that would mean another surgery and they would have to place a shunt… Continue reading O2
Hello everyone! I’ve finally made it around to updating my blog. A huge thank you to Michael for keeping everyone in the loop and updating it for me when I couldn’t. I have spent the past couple of days catching up on sleep and eating more real food. They put me on a liquid diet… Continue reading Monday evening update.
This is Michael again. I wanted to update everyone on Stephanie’s status as she recovers. As mentioned last entry, the surgery went well and Stephanie moved to the ICU Friday evening. There she was closely monitored as the initial anesthesia wore off. Initially she was only allowed to lay on her side and she wasn’t… Continue reading Post Surgery Update