Monthly Archives: June 2012

JUNE 18, 2012

A lot of you have been asking how I am feeling…. well, I made it through the weekend! Fatigue set in as early as Friday morning but I never really got nauseous. I would start to feel nauseous and I … Continue reading

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JUNE 14, 2012 – FIRST ROUND OF CHEMO

Today was the day we have had circled on our calendar for the past month. ¬†Heathers first round of chemo treatment. ¬†As expected, she was extremely nervous, not really knowing whether it was going to hurt or how exactly she … Continue reading

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PANCAKES

I forgot a big part about yesterday…. I WOKE UP MID SURGERY. I opened my eyes to a sheet over my head and I said, “are y’all almost done?” to which they replied “she’s awake!!!!” The sheet came off my … Continue reading

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JUNE 8, 2012

Surgery day!!! I had surgery to instal a port under the skin on my upper left chest. See picture below…. it is a weird contraption used to deliver my medications directly into my bloodstream via a catheter that is inserted … Continue reading

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JUNE 7, 2012

Today was a much better day! I got my first wig! St. Vincent has a wonderful program called New Outlook. It provides care and support to cancer patients through make overs, information, counseling and wigs!! I went with a few … Continue reading

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JUNE 5, 2012

So Derek has been out of town this week and I had the greatest intentions to blog but just no energy at the end of the day. So, as I recover from surgery I am going to catch you up … Continue reading

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NEW HAIR!!!

I kept having this reaccuring nightmare where I saw my brown curls laying on the floor. Having to loose my hair is one of the hardest part of this entire process for me. So I thought it might ease the … Continue reading

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