Hi friends! Seems like yesterday that I completed my last chemo, and it’s already time for surgery! I figured I would give everyone an update before things get crazy this week. (I’m composing this on my phone so forgive the inevitable grammar errors). Tomorrow morning I’m scheduled to have a Liver MRI (we are praying […]Read More New Year- New Things! Surgery Update
Hi friends! As many of you know, I completed my FINAL chemo treatment on December 13, 2018. PRAISE. THE. LORD. I apologize for not posting an update sooner- but I’ve been dealing with the aftermath of the red devil (fatigue, severe nausea, etc.). Believe it or not, I’m STILL nauseous today from the last treatment…..but […]Read More It Takes a Village (Bell Ringing Video!)
Hi friends! I can’t believe I get to say this but the day after tomorrow (December 13th) I will be getting what is hopefully my LAST chemo treatment! (Can I get an A-men?) I wasn’t aware of this before I started chemo, but there is a tradition that after your last chemo treatment you get […]Read More Ring My (Chemo) Bell
Hi friends! We made it through Chemo #16 on November 29th and I’m getting ready for what is hopefully my LAST treatment (#17) on December 13th! It feels so good to be able to put that in print! We’ve come a long way since May! I’ve been wanting to blog and update everyone but haven’t […]Read More All I want for Christmas: Chemo #16 Update
Hi friends! We made it through Chemo #15 on November 15th (my second dose of the Red Devil) and I’m getting ready for Chemo #16 tomorrow!! The aftermath of my last treatment (as expected) was unpleasant to say the least. The nausea and side effects seemed to linger longer this time around and truth be […]Read More Chemo #15: Things I’ve Learned Along the Way
Hi friends! It’s Wednesday evening and I figured I should update everyone before things get crazy with another round of the Red Devil coming up tomorrow (oh boy!) Like most people I have talked to, it seems like right when you start feeling normal again (yesterday and today) it’s time for another poisoning! 😉 It’s […]Read More Calm before the Chemo Storm: Test Results
Since a lot of our family is not on social media so I wanted to share our full wedding video! On June 18, 2018 I didn’t feel like a “cancer patient” or someone who might be living on borrowed time. I just felt like a bride. Mark and I have been through a few more […]Read More Thanking My Lucky Stars: Wedding Video!