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J Mac Attends Al's Formal Wear Cancer Fundraiser

A photo posted by JmacGlobal (@jmacglobal) on Dec 8, 2015 at 5:01pm PST


I love Christmas and you know J Mac loves the kids, so I want to thank Al’s Formal Wear CEO Stuart Gaylor and the rest of the Al’s family for having me at their holiday party tonight!

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One Year Post-Op

Thursday marked my one year anniversary of my acoustic neuroma brain tumor removal.  I have found myself thinking a lot about that experience this past week and what I was going through this time a year ago.  1,057 more words

A Little Down - But Not Out

One might say it hasn’t been the best week for GP7 – as we’re referring to ourselves these days.  After a great birthday weekend (thank you to those of you who spent time with us or thought about spending time with us or intended to spend time with us but couldn’t – I think I covered it all), we decided it would be a good idea to have a “family meeting” with one of our children.   559 more words


Mommy-Daughter Cancer Checkup Vacation

When I was a kid, my mom and I would go on long walks with friends every Saturday in the Sierra Nevadas near Yosemite and often go camping. 1,108 more words


I Need To Get This Off My Chest

On October 12, 2010, I rang the bell at MD Anderson at the conclusion of my medical treatment for breast cancer. It’s hard to conceive that this event is five years behind me. 1,002 more words

Breast Cancer


Listen! The wind is rising,

and the air is wild with leaves,

we have had our summer evenings,

now it’s time for October eves!

–Humburt Wolfe… 839 more words

Last Week - MDA

We did the MDA turn around last week for post-chemo scans and a visit with Dr. Arujuo.  Here’s the long and short of it:

1. Lab work is ok, if you consider less than 6000 red blood cells in your body ok – which, apparently it is. 201 more words