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September 2016

September started with surgery for Tony. We knew the month could be action-packed, and it did not disappoint.

When Tony had his surgery, I was 33 weeks pregnant and praying for a few more weeks. 510 more words

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A speck is a speck, no matter how small

So I’ve decided God likes to kick me when I’m down. Probably not a good way to put it, and I know they say that He doesn’t give more than we can handle, but I honestly think he sometimes over estimates our strength. 983 more words

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Good bye boobies

Matt and I recently took part in Relay for Life. For those of you that don’t know what that is, basically it’s a Cancer Council fundraiser where you walk in a team for 18hrs straight and raise money for research & support. 1,187 more words

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Marilu Henner and her husband talk about #BeatingCancer, their book "Changing Normal" and more - September 16, 2016

Marilu and her husband, Michael Brown, visited Steve Adubato few days ago and talked with him about how Michael beat his bladder and lung cancer and how they decided to write a book together about it. 60 more words


Most peculiar

It’s been a funny old week – definitely not the amusing type.

I am now in to my second week of cycle 1 of chemotherapy and have experienced some odd and some deeply unpleasant (won’t go in to that!) effects. 250 more words

Phase 1...Complete!

Today I completed my chemo. 1 week shy of 6 months after I was diagnosed. People have said things like, “congratulations” or “you must be so excited/happy”. 776 more words

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Needing a Support System

Lately, I have been reading blog posts on Feedly, written by Barbara Kivowitz. Her blog is┬ánamed, In Sickness As In Health: helping couples coping with illness… 461 more words