Life one year after finishing chemo. I just hit one year since finishing chemo back on November 21st. Woohoo! It’s made me reflect a little bit on this past year. A lot can happen in one year. In some ways chemo feels like it was such a long time ago, but yet in other ways… Read More Treatment is over! Or is it?
It’s so hard when someone is diagnosed with cancer. You don’t know what to say and you want to do something to help, but you’re not sure what to do. Since finishing treatment I’ve had many people ask me what my top gift ideas for someone starting chemo are. This is a bit of a… Read More Gift Ideas for Someone Starting Chemo
Today marks the one year anniversary of my last chemo treatment! In some ways I can’t believe it’s been a year already. In other ways it feels like it was just yesterday I was sitting in the infusion center. What I can definitely say, though, is that it is so wonderful to be off of… Read More Treatment Round 2-Chemo
May 31, 2016 It’s GO time! Radiation starts NOW! That t-shirt has become my new mantra “Be Brave.” Really, there’s no other option other than to rally up and kill this cancer! Chemo/radiation- Week 1: So this bag of toxic pills showed up at the door one day. My chemo pills came in the mail!… Read More Feel the Burn-Radiation Begins
“True love blooms when we care more about another person than we care about ourselves.” -Jeffrey R. Holland That crazy guy right there, I love him SO much! He sure didn’t expect to suddenly be thrown into the role of caregiver at the age of 36 when I got cancer. Talk about putting… Read More Gratitude for My Hubby, My Sexy Male Nurse
After being diagnosed with cancer I quickly realized that I knew NOTHING about how cancer treatment works. I knew about chemo and radiation, but I didn’t really understand what those entail. There is just no way you can ever be prepared for cancer treatment. But I wish I had known more before I started. And… Read More My Top Surprising Side Effects of Cancer Treatment