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Halfway to the Finish Line (Part 1)

Prior to surgery, my CA-125 was elevated to 165 and it was still relatively high afterwards (150), but Dr Gehrig reassured me that inflammation from surgery could raise things up. 104 more words

The Case of JonBenét Ramsey. A CBS Docuseries.

The question this month’s CBS Docuseries, The Case of JonBenét Ramsey attempts to tackle is who was responsible for this tragedy.

Their conclusion? Their team which included retired FBI supervisory special agent and profiler Jim Clemente; world-renowned forensic scientist Dr. 711 more words



September 2010, a year into my life in Leeds, I moved into a 7 bedroom house with Vic, Emily, Charlotte, Jamie, Stu and Lauren. (Not forgetting our honorary housemates – Danny Hayes and Dan May. 805 more words


#AdventWord #Renew

December 2015

December 2016

Today’s Advent word is renew. I have sat with this almost the whole day. The pictures above tell a story – the first is me barely 4 weeks after my last chemo session for ovarian cancer, the second is me now feeling grateful, mostly healthy, and so glad to be alive. 130 more words

Faith Ramblings

'We Bring Gifts Of Gold, Myrrh, And Ovarian Cancer Treatment'

When you hear the word “frankincense,” no doubt you think of the biblical three wise men who presented gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh to the newly born baby Jesus. 480 more words


First Steps

If there were 100 people at Target, then I felt all 200 eyeballs in the store were affixed to my purple cap covering my shaved head. 202 more words

Life Truths

Random Act of Kindness - Christmas Advent Calendar

Hello! It’s nearly December and Christmas is just around the corner…so here is a wee gift for you all to enjoy…
You may remember that I have pledged to hand out one of my random acts of kindness envelopes* every day from 1st-25th December and I can’t wait! 242 more words

Ovarian Cancer