Experiences, Feelings

After Chemo Treatments Are Over

A few days after finishing chemo I started going through some fairly serious depression. I know that it doesn't make sense...why would I be so depressed?? I made it through one of the most difficult parts of my treatment, when so many patients don't for one reason or another, but I finished and on time… Continue reading After Chemo Treatments Are Over

Thoughts

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Some people have asked me if I am done with my journey now that my chemotherapy treatments are over, and the answer is "No". I will not be done until I have been through my 3rd surgery, radiation and follow-up imaging showing that there is no sign of cancer anywhere in my body. With that… Continue reading Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Information

Taxol

The second part of my chemotherapy treatments consists of 12 treatments of Taxol. I started Taxol on July 18th and this time around the treatments are every week until October 8th. So, by the time I finish chemo in October I will have had a total of 16 treatments between all three drugs over a… Continue reading Taxol

Information

Adriamycin, Cytoxan & Neulasta

The first part of my chemotherapy treatments was a double dose of two drugs.....Adriamycin & Cytoxan. I started treatment on May 23rd, the day after my 15th wedding anniversary, and had 4 treatments every other week until July 5th. I had a Neulasta shot after each treatment and my blood was tested on my weeks… Continue reading Adriamycin, Cytoxan & Neulasta

Experiences

Taxol #7

Mood: Exhausted 😔 I have been battling a nasty cold for the last few days so I have been concerned as to if I would have my chemo today. After my blood was drawn we waited to talk to my oncologist; I need to have good numbers in order to have treatment, so I was… Continue reading Taxol #7

Making Memories

Rainy Saturday

August 24th, 2019 Mood: Relaxed 😊 Happy Saturday! It's a dark, rainy day today in GA but at least it's cooler! I am running errands with my husband as usual today. I have a few entries I am working on and I will post them this next week. Have a great day everyone! 💕

Experiences

Sleeping pill didn’t work

August 23rd, 2019 Mood: Frustrated & Exhausted 😢 I was awake until about 6:30am as far as I know. After that Bo woke me up at about 7:30am, per usual and then I drifted on and off until my alarm went off. So, I got maybe 2 hours of sleep. I took my new med… Continue reading Sleeping pill didn’t work