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Day +96: Out of the Cocoon

Imagine you are a Monarch Butterfly caterpillar. You are on a milkweed leaf munching away. Your skin is stripped yellow, black, and white to look like a part of the plant. 515 more words

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At the One Month Mark

On month from today, I will have the unwelcome visitor inside my head eradicated!  Even though I am nervous, I am also just ready for it to be gone so I can get on with my life.   1,222 more words

Day +94: Observations

At six days until our homecoming, it is time to make some observations about what we have seen and done.

Observation 1: As a recent… 656 more words

Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day -- October 15

Dr. Elisabeth Potter, an MD Anderson fellowship-trained plastic surgeon specializing in breast reconstruction, practices in Austin, Texas.  You can visit her website at www.drpotter.com. 438 more words

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Day +88: How do you feel?

How do you feel?

My dad had a pat answer to that question. He would smile and say, “With my fingers.” We became so sick of the answer. 578 more words

Back Into The Fray Again

In an effort to do a better job of keeping all of you up to date on Emily’s treatment, I’ve made some changes to the site. 945 more words


Back Into the Fray

“Once more unto the breach, dear friends.”

From the moment Emily’s first treatment began, we knew that it would be a part of our life for some time to come. 585 more words