Monthly Archives: August 2013

Plugging Along

Today was my second Herceptin/Taxol treatment. This visit was a little different, in that I only had my blood drawn at the lab and then went straight to the Day Hospital for treatment. No visiting with my Dream Team of … Continue reading

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So Far Just Sleepy

They were not kidding when they said that my new cocktail would be a “walk in the park” compared to the first one.  Those who have travelled down the Adriamycin road before have suggested that it be called the “Red … Continue reading

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TKO on the Way

I received so many nice messages and texts of support the morning before chemo – thank you!!! But, two in particular gave us a sign that we have a new theme.
From Auntie Mary:
“Good luck today — sending EXTRA prayers for … Continue reading

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Start of the next phase, Taxol and Herceptin

Today is the last day before the start a new chemo regimen. Jamie’s feeling a little shaky which she hasn’t experienced before on her 2nd Sundays. We hope that this is nothing major and doesn’t disrupt tomorrow’s plan.
The next set … Continue reading

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Echo Today

Happy Monday!
True to the pattern I’ve had before, I was really tired this past weekend after chemo.  I spent most of the weekend resting/sleeping.  Hot flashes came and went, my heart felt like it was working overdrive, and my taste … Continue reading

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Surprise Blankets

The blankets are done!  I had so much fun surprising the kids with what I hope will become special “lovies” for them.
When I was a little girl, my mom made me a cabbage patch doll.  I knew she was working … Continue reading

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