Experiences

Taxol #9

September 12th, 2019 Mood: Hopeful 😊 Chemo treatment day....#9 of 12....almost done! 💕 Everything went smoothly with my treatment. My nurse was from Barbados so it was great for us to talk to her about her home country since Matt and to are planning on going there in September of 2021. 😁

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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

Shaving My Head

June 9th, 2019 Mood: Sad 😭 My sweet, amazing husband shaved my head this morning. I knew it was time when I woke up because the hair on the back of my head was hurting. I don't know how else to describe it... I couldn't watch while he was shaving my head and I haven't… Continue reading Shaving My Head

Experiences

More Hair Loss

June 8th, 2019 Mood: Sad 😢 Even more hair fell out today. I have a feeling that it won't be long now until I have Matt shave my head. This is heartbreaking to say the least, but it does mean the chemo is working, so I need to hold onto that! 😔

Thoughts

Life

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

Feelings

PET Scan & MRI Results

April 5th, 2019 Mood: Relived 😌 I have wonderful news! My PET Scan & MRI came back clear of any additional cancer! My diagnosis is still serious, but at least we know now that I do not have any sign of metastatic disease. I will still have to go through chemo after my surgery on… Continue reading PET Scan & MRI Results

Experiences

Oncologist & Surgery

March 25th, 2019 Mood: Hopeful 🙂 My Oncologist ordered a PET scan & MRI after we met with him last Friday. I will have both scans next week. My doctors need to see if there is any additional cancer in my body and brain. I am not having any symptoms that there is, but the… Continue reading Oncologist & Surgery