Hey guys! Super quick post before I have to get ready for work this morning. I’m scheduled for radiation treatment #32 today! Which means…..my LAST radiation treatment is this Monday April 15th! I’d love for my friends/family/support team/prayer warriors to come share this milestone with me 🙂 Radiation is much faster than chemo so you […]Read More Ring My (Radiation) Bell
Hi friends! It’s been a little while since my last update…..so I wanted to keep everyone in the loop on what’s new 🙂 I’ll use the same Q&A format for the health stuff…that seemed to work well last time. So, here are the most common questions I’ve been asked since my last blog post….. Question: […]Read More Health Update…and a Few Reasons to Celebrate!
Hey guys! The last time I checked in I had been on the chemo pills about 6 days and I had not started radiation yet. I wanted to give everyone an (honest) update on how things are going now that I’ve been on the chemo pills 13 days and have had 3 rounds of radiation. […]Read More Full Steam Ahead: Chemo Pills and Radiation!
Hi Friends! A few health updates for you! I started my first cycle of oral chemotherapy on Monday (Feb 18th). I also had my radiation mapping appointment on Monday….a big week! February 22nd was the official “release” date that I was allowed to get back to the gym (6 weeks after surgery). SO, I ripped […]Read More Success! First Week of Chemo Pills, First Post-Surgery Workout!
Hi friends! Guess what? My Chemo Port is coming out TOMORROW. It feels like such a huge milestone. Especially considering that I was told (more than once) over the last 9 months that I would likely be receiving intravenous chemo (off and on) for the rest of my life. Yet, here we are today…..and that […]Read More Quick Update: No Mo Chemo (Port)!
Hi Friends! I’m alive! I sincerely apologize for the delay in my update. I just haven’t been up to blogging (until now) from a physical or emotional standpoint. I needed a little time to process all the changes that have happened recently. But I’m back! (above- my first pic post surgery!) First, I’ll (try) to […]Read More Surgery Pathology Results!
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