The First Signs…I Totally Ignored

The First Signs…I Totally Ignored

I can't specifically pinpoint when the strange sensations in my left leg began, but I recall a distinct moment in late January when I felt something was off.  To celebrate my 34th birthday, I planned a great getaway with some of my best girlfriends and my poor husband (the only male surrounded by 5 women [...]

The List – The Chronology of Cancer Chaos

As I delve into the blogosphere and start to read other blogs, I've seen that many bloggers list their treatment history.  It was frankly something I had never thought of, but I really think its great! So, as best as I can, here is "The List" - the chronology of my cancer chaos: January - [...]

Things can always be worse

  I don't expect this to be a long post, or even entirely sensical (I'm just a week out of surgery, so be kind).  My last post described my upcoming, essentially emergent surgery.  So, so much has happened in almost 2 weeks from then. After several days in the hospital, waiting to determine when the [...]

“So, you’re going to need a little bit of brain surgery.”

Two and a half years ago, I took this photo while sitting on Maya Beach in the Phi Phi Islands on my honeymoon in Thailand.  At that point, I was living a pretty damn perfect life.  I was married to the love of my life.  I had amazing family and friends.  I had a challenging, [...]