- This is my wife, Heather. Otherwise known to her neices and nephews as Aunt Fancy. May 9, 2012 she was diagnosed with Breast Cancer. I created this blog to help friends and family keep up with her journey.
Monthly Archives: May 2012
We are back from an amazing and much needed vacation, island hopping in the BVI’s. We had a blast with an amazing group of friends and family! No cell phones, internet (for the most part) or computers for 9 days… … Continue reading
Just checking in from Jost Van Dike, BVI.
I couldn’t be more excited for this post and the next 9 days where I will be virtually incognito and free of most cancer talk. Thank you to Dr. Fant and Dr. Fravel who made it possible for me to … Continue reading
Just we to the breast surgeon. She took off the bandages under Heather’s arm and breast. Everything looks good! She is cleared to go on vacation tomorrow! Nine days sailing in the BVI’s with no phones!! It will be just … Continue reading
I have always wanted one of these bracelets. Just didn’t anticipate it would be for me. All across the US my friends have been sending me pictures of them wearing their bracelet in support of my fight. http://www.keep-a-breast.org was created … Continue reading
Oncologist Appointment: We just got back from our first oncology appointment with Dr. Wilder. We were hoping to get a complete plan of action today but they want to do additional test on the tumor/tissue to determine the best form … Continue reading
I can’t get my sutures wet just yet but I have been able to take baths. However, my hair has been a little neglected. My sweet friends, Kristin and Suzanne, came over to wash my hair for me. I have … Continue reading
Pathology Report is in: No residual invasive cancer, very tiny focus of DCIS (1/2 mm) Four nodes removed, all came back negative!!!! This is the best possible news after the initial biopsy Tomorrow we will talk to the Oncologist to … Continue reading
I had a rough night of sleep. I feel asleep around 11:30 and woke up at 1:30 AM. I never did go back to sleep. I was able to find some friends to text, tweet Giuliana Rancic, catch up on … Continue reading