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Wednesday, July 11, 2012

I know you want to follow up what is going on so here it goes...

Today I started chemo therapy again! The medicines I have been taking is not working so the doctor told me that bad news today and started the chemo...

I will probable not lose my hair, thank god for that! But I guess there will be side effects.

I hope I can still work, we are doing so much cool things at work that I do not want to miss it! I just love my job!!!! :)

I cried and cried at the hospital, but now I am gathering my thoughts... It scared me when the doctor told us that we should hurry our wedding, but it was supposed to be 12.12.12 (cool date!) but I guess I am going to make some legal documents next week and get them stamped so we can get married.

I have always said that this cancer is not going to stop me from living and now I am in summer vacation from work and the weather here in Iceland now is fantastic good! Sun and more sun and more sun and no wind! LOVE IT!

I have also got some medicine for my sadness and that is helping me a lot to be positive and grap anything that comes in my hands.

I am doing my own greens and I have started taking them from the ground and wow they are so good!!!!

My hubby, son and I went to the beach (there is only one white sand beach in Reykjavik :) beaches in Iceland are all black) and had a fantastic time, also I had a sister day with my sisters :) and that was awesome. And one day we just went down town and did some stuff :)

You must try to live your life when you have the health and that is what I am doing... One day at the time. And wow I have a lot on my list that I want to do!

I hope you are enjoying the summer!!!! :)

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    You are so courageous! What an inspiration and good reminder to live each moment with purpose!
    3167 days ago
    I think about you every week, you are a constant inspiration in my thoughts. I know from reading your blogs how much you have overcome, and it really pushes me to expect the best of myself and to treasure my health. Thank you for everything you have given me, and keep up the good fight!
    3167 days ago
    Have faith, be present and enjoy every moment! You seem to be doing just that. So glad you are enjoying the beautiful weather. I LOVE your garden! Sending you lots of healing energy.
    3176 days ago
    I keep on coming back by, but unfortunately cannot come up w/anything eloquent to express...

    Hang in there. Keep fighting. We are praying for you.

    3183 days ago
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    Stay strong, and keep that fantastic attitude!
    3193 days ago
    You are a strong, brave woman. I am holding you in my thoughts and prayers.
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    3193 days ago
    We will see you soon!
    3194 days ago
    You are doing an amazing job! Keep it up.

    Do you have access to breast milk? Their is a bit of a trend going on over here with some women with cancer who are drinking 400mls of breast mikd a day to help fight the cancer. Because of all the wonderful properties in breastmilk it is great for helping the immune system. Would you be able to access any?

    Worth researching.

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    3194 days ago
    I am sorry to hear your news. Your attitude is great, and I will keep you in my prayers. You are so right about making each day count. Big hug.
    3196 days ago
    You can beat this!
    Especially with all those beautiful veggies....
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  • JLITT62
    Your garden is emoticon

    Thanks for keeping us in the loop - and the reminder that life is so very precious.

    And how cool that you love your job!
    3196 days ago
    No wind! In Iceland! You better enjoy that while it lasts. I'm glad mother nature has supplied good weather for you and your vegetables. Your son is getting so big. I can't believe it's been almost a year since I've seen you all. That guy with you on the bench must be the most photographed man in all of Iceland! I hope that you stay well through this round of treatment, keep your hair and lose the cancer. I know your wedding will be beautiful no matter what the date. Though I have to admit 12/12/12 would be pretty cool. I say save the date for a six month renewal of your vows. There's lots of Sparkers out here rooting for you. Stay positive. Stay strong.
    3196 days ago
    i hope the treatment goes well! you are living your life and it is wonderful!
    3196 days ago
  • SHEILA1505
    Today is also a good date, 12.7.12, and next month again there's 12.8.12 - all good days and best of all that you will be celebrating your love for each other. It's good that I don't write months the US way, isn't it :))
    Do share with us your wedding preparations and the celebration - stay strong and enjoy every moment of every day in every way you can. Love you! xxx
    3196 days ago
    I love that picture of you with a nice crisp glass of wine :) Your veggie gardens look beautiful. My husband and I are hoping to get to Iceland next year. I bet the beaches are incredible. I think of you and your amazing attitude often. Each moment is a gift!
    3196 days ago
    Sweets, not a day goes by where you are not thought of. It's that smile. You are a Super Hero, and you are strong!

    It's the veggies.

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    3196 days ago
    So so sorry for your news emoticon You are an amazing woman- if anyone can beat this, you can. Praying for time for you and your beautiful family to keep doing wonderful things together. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    3197 days ago
    Hey Sweetie, know that you are being prayed for. You are such a joy. Always bringing sunshine even in the midst of troubles. I pray for health and Many, Many more happy, healthy and productive years for you and your family.
    3197 days ago
    Beautiful veggies.

    Hope you have a memorable wedding that you can look back on fondly.

    Sending positive and healing vibes your way!
    3197 days ago
    My thoughts and prayers are with you and I shall put you on our prayer line here in Attleboro, Massachusetts. You are not alone because you have friends and family who will help you along the way to health. You even have your SPARKS friends! So there!
    Your precious little boy seems to like helping you in the garden. What is his name?
    You are a very pretty young lady with a beautiful smile.
    Thank you for sharing your story with us.
    Your vegetable garden is gorgeous and bright. I planted two tomato plants and they are withering away as I write this. I do not have a green thumb.
    My best wishes to you,

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    3197 days ago
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