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    Arms up, one last time

    December 4, 2017

    Well, after a long five years I can finally say I am in remission! Or as Dr. Beck put it “You have reached a major milestone today!” It really does feel like a huge weight has been lifted off of my shoulders. No more follow-ups, scans or lab work. It’s so strange to think that I will not be making the trip down to Cancer Treatment Center in six months. Definitely, a lot of emotions today but overall a huge…

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  • Cancer

    The Last Scan?

    In a few short days we will be making the trip to Cancer Treatment Center for what could possibly be my last scan. In May, I wrote about my confusion as to what my…

    November 27, 2017
  • Cancer

    Five years later

    The day is here. It has been five years since my cancer diagnosis. A lot has changed in that five years. The baby that I was pregnant with at the time is now, almost…

    September 28, 2017
  • Cancer Exercise

    The long swollen road

    Here we are half-way through August and my leg is still swollen! I remember telling myself last October that I would take the winter off and get my leg back to normal. Then October…

    August 17, 2017
  • Cancer

    CTCA and a trip to Chicago!

    Last week we made the trip down to cancer treatment center for my 6 month scans. I am so happy to report that my scans were clear and my lab work was good. I…

    May 25, 2017
  • Cancer

    That Old Scan Feeling

    I sit at my computer watching the cursor flash at me. I don’t want to write this post but my fingers keep moving. I hate that I am scared. I hate that every six…

    March 24, 2017
  • Cancer

    The Swelling: Part Deux

    I had written about my swollen leg a while back. If you didn’t catch that post you can read about it here. Things have actually improved a little. Instead of treating my leg for…

    March 12, 2017
  • Cancer

    ISO-Lymph Nodes

    If you frequent for sale sites then you know what ISO means. If not, ISO means “In Search Of” Well, I am in desperate search of lymph nodes. I wrote a while back about…

    February 20, 2017
  • Cancer

    Three More To Go!

    Last weekend we made the trip down to Cancer Treatment Center for my six month follow-up scans. We were lucky to have great travel weather. (Much better than waking up to snow on the…

    November 19, 2016
  • Cancer

    I am going to worry

    My scans are fast approaching and my anxiety is at a high level. Scan time is such a stressful time and even though I am getting closer to my five-year mark I still worry.…

    November 3, 2016