Monthly Archives: October 2012

Behind the scenes

Today has been pretty crazy. I had a decent amount of regular life things going on, am still trying to process everything from yesterday and have been making a lot of phone calls trying to get some appointments and get … Continue reading

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Surprise! The chemo isn’t working.

Today was chemo #10. Double digits. I have 12 treatments in this round so we are almost to the end. Round 2 will be different meds, every other Tuesday with a follow up white blood cell booster shot on the … Continue reading

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Observations

Note to self – no more IV steroid. Tuesday night I was up until about 5am. After a whopping two hours of sleep, I spent yesterday completely awake and wired. I was able to sleep last night but still feel … Continue reading

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Chemo #9

Today was chemo number nine. I’m on the downhill side of treatments but the second round will be every other week so I’m not quite to halfway through time-wise. 16 treatments over 21 weeks. Still glad to be at number … Continue reading

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Being hopeful (or at least trying)

So here we are. Sunday used to be a good day for me. It feels like it’s getting harder for me to come all the way back now. More like I don’t have to be in bed all the time, … Continue reading

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Big day – chemo #8, plastic surgeon & support group

Today was a big day any way you look at it. I’ll start from the beginning. Last night my sister came in town for a visit which is awesome. The kids are super pumped and I get to rub her … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day

I was talking to my sister this week about how everything is cycling and it’s the same thing over and over and she brought up Groundhog Day. Nail on the head. That is my life right now. It is such … Continue reading

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