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Worried, scared, but trying to make a difference.

Sunday, January 18, 2015      4 comments

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

Monday, January 05, 2015      1 comments

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

Hello 2015

Thursday, January 01, 2015      1 comments

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!

Tuesday, December 30, 2014      4 comments

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!

Thursday, December 04, 2014      1 comments

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

Wednesday, November 12, 2014      4 comments

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

Tuesday, November 04, 2014      5 comments

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

Updates and Goals

Thursday, October 30, 2014      1 comments

So mom is still holding strong and being the most amazing, strong woman I know. Seven chemo treatments have been completed, number 8 is today and she has 6 more to go! She will be done with chemo on December 17th, right before Christmas. She ... Read more

Cancer & Spine Surgery

Tuesday, October 07, 2014      2 comments

So update on my mom. Five rounds of chemo down, 11 to go! She did her first chemo session without me last week. I feel terrible that I can no longer be there to go through this with her, but work said I had to be back and right now I have to... Read more

Cancer blog 6

Thursday, September 25, 2014      3 comments

Well we made it through the first 4 big chemo treatments. It was every other week for 4 hours, they would pump her body full of 5 different IV bags, 2 of which were chemo drugs, the others were pre-meds like Benadryl and anti-nausea, etc. She... Read more

Needing to work on me

Sunday, August 24, 2014      3 comments

The weather is gorgeous in Arizona, the sun is out today and I'm feeling in a somewhat good mood. Mom is doing all right today, although the chemo has caused sores in her mouth this time around, so eating or drinking hurts. I'm going to make h... Read more

Cancer blog 5

Thursday, August 21, 2014      3 comments

So the first round of chemo was two weeks ago today. My mother is so amazing and strong I can't even describe. After a 4 hour treatment, we came home and ate a yummy steak and shrimp dinner. She didn't feel bad at all until Monday, and it was... Read more

Cancer update blog 4

Saturday, August 02, 2014      4 comments

The chemo port was put in on Wednesday, and her cardiologist gave her the green light to get started yesterday. He says she is strong enough to get through this, so now the road begins. Her first chemo treatment is this coming Thursday. I wil... Read more

Cancer blog 3

Wednesday, July 30, 2014      7 comments

The results are in, the good news it is stage 3, not stage 4. The bad news, regardless it's still a very aggressive form of breast cancer that only 2% of people who get breast cancer are diagnosed with. Since it is more rare, the statistics ar... Read more

Cancer Sucks blog 2

Tuesday, July 22, 2014      6 comments

So right now everything still feels like a waiting game. Waiting for the full stage and treatment plan. We should know this Friday hopefully. On a lighter note, even though the cancer is an aggressive form of breast cancer, and only 1% of bre... Read more

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