Monthly Archives: December 2016

I was home for Christmas

It’s been a wonderful memorable holiday that had lots of small miracles to be grateful for. My wonderful kids have bent over backwards to be with me. It meant that I got to spend some real quality time with each … Continue reading

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Week 2 – I need a Silent Night.

 I am so much better! I feel better. I can eat. I can put on clothes and do a few things around the house, life is good. If I had to complain it’s sleeping. Now, if you know me, you … Continue reading

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How am I doing?

When I was preparing for this season of my life, I read a ton. I wanted to be physically and mentally ready. From now on, everyone should just say, HOLD ON! I have been knocked over! My bodily functions have … Continue reading

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Day 1 and 2 of Chemo over.

Why 2 days?  Well, why Not?  Just kidding.  We got to the hospital on Monday and our doctor (hi dr. Bruce) came in with news that our insurance hadn’t approved the treatment.  Curt had to get on the phone and … Continue reading

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Port Day

Today is port day. It’s daunting to me because it’s a “procedure” where I’ll be put to sleep. The worst part, I can’t eat or drink and the procedure doesn’t start til 2:00. This not eating or drinking before a … Continue reading

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The Train has left the Station

So, now, we have the schedule and the results from the tests that were done. I won’t be getting my port installed until next Friday, then my first chemo treatment will be the following Monday, December 12. The news we … Continue reading

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Thankful for memories

I have to tell you about the vacation of a lifetime.  We had been planning a trip to St. John for months.  The plane tickets were bought, the house rented, plans made.  Then I got my news and it was … Continue reading

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