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A Second Perspective

Hello everyone,

I appreciate all the prayers and comments that I received since my last post.  So many of you shared in our disappointment and it means so much to know that we are not alone.   675 more words

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Writing & Chronic Illness

This blogpost is very close to my heart and I debated writing it for a long time.

Let me start out by saying all chronic illnesses are different. 444 more words

Dear Cancer

I thought we were done.  We’ve hung out for 7 years.  You’ve tried to extend your stay several times, but I hope you understand that by undergoing 4 surgeries and radiation, that we didn’t really want you around permanently. 1,048 more words

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Recipe: Tight Jeans and Cracker Candy

Well, now I have done it.  Believe it or not with all the baking I do, I am very disciplined and do not eat very much of it.   731 more words


Writing Healthy

It’s time to write.

Well, I thought I was doing a pretty good job at being healthy.  Until the news came, I have papillary thyroid cancer. 355 more words

This to shall pass ...they say

Maybe in this one instance “they” were right, that I would beat cancer yet again or maybe it’s just my own mindset. Follow up radioactive iodine treatment body scan results are in and I couldn’t be more thrilled that the cancer didn’t spread beyond my neck and the simple fact that I had uptake (some people don’t have uptake at all and their prognosis isn’t so good as chemo/radiation isn’t very effective for thyroid cancer). 774 more words


A Good Cancer?

They say that thyroid cancer is a ‘good’ cancer.  Well, my reply to that would be whoever stated this has never been diagnosed with the disease! 318 more words