- 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: September 2012
This morning I went out to see my friends playing in the ACE for the Cure. It’s a women’s only doubles tennis tournament benefiting Susan G Komen – Arkansas. All the ladies looked great in their all pink outfits!!! What … Continue reading
I went today for my appointment for my double mastectomy. Everything went well and my doctor sat and listened to every single question I had. I brought my friend, Rachel, to ask the tough questions and when my eyes got … Continue reading
So many of you have asked me this so I figured I would answer the question here: Where did you get the name Fancy? Like the article said, my niece and nephew call me Aunt Fancy but it didn’t start … Continue reading
I have been keeping this secret for a while and let me tell you, its been hard. Introducing…. the cover of October’s Soiree Magazine…….. I am truly humbled by Soiree’s courage to put a bald woman in the middle of … Continue reading
Chemo caught up with me today. I have been going and going trying to work through the pain. I even worked out with the group at D1 last night. Well that was the final straw. I fell fast asleep around … Continue reading
I’m done with chemo! I still can’t believe it. It has only been five months but feels like I’ve been going for years. I finally got to ring that big bell so many brave men and women have rang before … Continue reading
Just wanted to give a quick update, since we have had a lot of people asking. Her last treatment went great! It was packed full of visitors all throughout the day. Thank you everyone who came by and stopped by … Continue reading
So it is the night before my last chemo and I basically feel like it is Christmas Eve. I am so excited to finish chemo and move onto the next step. Tomorrow will be full of great friends, family and … Continue reading
Heather had her last check up this morning before her final round of chemo. Dr. Wilder said she has been doing great! Her white blood cell count was a bit low, but not low enough to keep her from doing … Continue reading
Meet my new chemo girl: Rachel. She lives in Philadelphia and recently started chemo. She has a great blog where you can read her daily story. I’m so grateful to know so many amazing women going through this with me!