Cancer won, my mom is no longer suffering
A lot of you already know what I am about to type, but this is the first time I've felt strong enough to put it into words so everyone who wants to read, can read. My amazing, beautiful mother passed away on October 26, 2015 in the comfort of h... Read more
Cancer sucks and it's winning
Well it looks like my family will be among the statistics of this nasty disease they call breast cancer. I have not updated anyone in awhile, but we got the word from the doctors this week, that my mum can no longer handle any more chemo. This... Read more
Been awhile, but I am still here.
Sorry for the lack of blogs lately. I just can't seem to get my words down on paper for some reason. There is so much going on in life lately, that I just don't find the time to really sit down and type it all out. I'm still trying to get my ... Read more
Mom updates...sad news
It's been a bit since I blogged. It has been a rough few weeks lately. We found out the beginning of June that the almost year since diagnosis and my mom has moved from stage 3 to stage 4 cancer. Instead of things getting better, they just se... Read more
Hello....sorry i've not blogged in awhile
It's been a bit since I blogged and I apologize for that. Since the spine surgery I've been focusing on my healing and trying to get my strength and stamina back. All though 90% of my pain is gone, the strength seems to be the hardest thing to... Read more
Cancer updates, surgery updates, and more.
I haven't blogged in awhile. I apologize to the few of you who follow me. Life has been crazy. Between being slammed at work and trying to take care of my mom 1200 miles away, and getting my surgery set up, I just haven't found the time to pu... Read more
Life and cancer updates
Well mom is still recovering from her mastectomy that happened on January 27, 2015. As some of you know, after surgery she contracted a staph infection from the hospital in the surgery site where they removed her lymph nodes. About a week afte... Read more
She continues to kick cancer's butt!
Well the big surgery day was this last Tuesday, January 27th. I day we will obviously never forget. My mum went into major surgery to remove her entire left breast, all surrounding tissue as well as 13 lymph nodes from the left armpit. i have... Read more
Worried, scared, but trying to make a difference.
So mum has successfully completed her chemo (December 18th) and we have a surgery date set for January 27th. I will be flying out the 26th and staying the week with her. I fly back the 31st, but my sister will be flying in that day to take car... Read more
First full week of 2015 is under way
Well it was a Monday for sure...wasn't feeling work, felt tired, lazy, etc. Even with all the I do not want to, I did make myself go for my evening walk and push past those 10k steps for the day. I am feeling better about myself for doing that... Read more
Well 2015 is officially here. It's a chilly rainy day in Dallas. Spent the evening at home with the hubby and a couple of good friends, just enjoyed each others company. None of us are really drinkers any more, so New Year's isn't about a par... Read more
2014 is coming to end and 2015 is a year of health!
I've decided that 2015 needs to be a year of health. I do OK with a lot of my health decisions than I used to, but I'm still not quite there. With everything that has happened with my mum this year, it just shows me how we need to take better ... Read more
Just 3 more sessions mom....we can do this!
Today will be one of the 3 last chemo sessions for my mom. She is so worn out and so tired, she doesn't even want to get out of bed. I do not blame her, They have been pumping her body full of poison since August 8. If I could take away her s... Read more
Cancer Updates and goals
Mom is still fighting, she is the most amazing woman I know. I swear she is super woman. She is 68 years old and fighting cancer like someone in their 20s would. She refuses to give up and I love her more and more every day for how strong and... Read more
Life is overwhelming me right now
I just don't even know what to do lately. I feel so stressed and overwhelmed I can't even get a hold on life. I constantly worry about my mom, how chemo is going, is she getting better, when will this all be over. I am worried about my husban... Read more
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