Taxol #5 & No sleep…again

August 15th, 2019 Mood: Frustrated 😥 Taxol #5 out of 12! We adjusted my meds again hoping that it will solve my sleeping issues. They mixed the Steroids and Benadryl together in one bag and gave them to me over 45 minutes....it didn't help. I spent the night tossing and turning, ending up with about… Continue reading Taxol #5 & No sleep…again

Making Memories

Dixie Speedway

August 10th, 2019 Mood: Excited 😄 I have learned to enjoy the moments where I am feeling good and I have the energy to do things..... So when my friend Jenn asked if I was feeling up to going to Dixie Speedway in Woodstock, GA to not only see most excellent dirt track racing but… Continue reading Dixie Speedway


Taxol Treatments

July 17th, 2019 Mood: Stressed 😧 I have to admit, I am nervous about my first Taxol treatment tomorrow. I am praying that it will be as easy as my oncologist says it will be. The thought of another 12 treatments is daunting and depressing but I understand that it is necessary. We have to… Continue reading Taxol Treatments



June 7th, 2019 Mood: Hopeful 😏 So true, but now I realize this more than ever....I told Matt tonight that it is time to make a list of the places we want to travel to, places we have never been; because we don't know what the future will hold and I want to see and… Continue reading Life


Random Thought

May 25th, 2019 Random thought of the day...it is really hard to drink 1/2 of my body weight, in ounces mostly water, every day! It is an essential task while going through chemo so I am figuring it out. My Fitbit app is helping me keep track so that has been awesome! I am still… Continue reading Random Thought


Next Steps

May 17th, 2019 Mood: Anxious 😏 Quick update...I saw my surgeon on Wednesday and he said that everything looks great concerning my surgery site. We scheduled the surgery to install my port for chemo which will be done today, Friday. It is a quick 30 minute surgery and it sounds like it is very routine,… Continue reading Next Steps


Health Directive

May 14th, 2019 Mood: Exhausted 😩 Another night of thinking about things....I am thinking that it would be smart to call the hospital tomorrow and ask about a health directive, whatever is required in GA. I would ask my Dad but I don't want to scare him with the fact that I am thinking about… Continue reading Health Directive