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Quick Update 8/27/14

Lunch Break Update:
My mouth feels like I’ve eaten 1,000 Red Hots,
My esophagus is surely going to spew nuclear lava at any moment (Prilosec is helping a little), 269 more words

I Lost My Cankles

My 8th and final chemotherapy was last October 18, 2013, had surgery in November 2013 and completed 25 fractions of radiotherapy treatment January 2014. The first two pictures below show my cankles and chubby feet which was taken November 23, 2013. 117 more words

The C-Word...

Last year, my mom was diagnosed with Stage 4 Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma. It was highly aggressive and seemed to spread like wildfire. The kids weren’t sure what to make of the doctor appointments, blood draws, PET scans, chemo treatments and nurses in the beginning. 261 more words


Latest on Chemo

After a very frustrating week, I think I have a better idea of what the plan is. Tomorrow (8/27) I will be going in to the local hospital to get a central port put in to make the chemo easier. 252 more words


De sleutel van het leven

Juni 2001

Slapen is lastig met al die piepende apparaten om je heen. Afgelopen nacht was het extreem. Slapen lukte niet, ik kon alleen maar nadenken over het leven, god en wat er dan hierna moet komen. 215 more words

Gewoon Een Ander Jaar


What’s more fun than going to work dressed like a pirate??

Breast Cancer

My Dating Profile

I’ll start by saying that I went to work for the first time today…..bald. Everybody is so nice, but I have to tell you, I felt ridiculous. 794 more words

Breast Cancer