Not so hot

Well guys, it’s beginning. I feel like poop. I haven’t even started chemo yet but I am getting a nice preview this weekend of what it’s like to feel like ...

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Happy Days

I just wanted to write a quick post to say that today was a happy day. Nothing extraordinary happened. In fact, I had my work laptop stolen from my office ...

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All of the feelings (Day 14)

Alright, guys, back from Maine and feeling refreshed and ready to knock out what is hopefully my last week of 10 zillion appointments. Seriously, I am pretty sure by the ...

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“Wait, what?” Eleven examples of why having cancer is super weird

You guys, my life is WEIRD! Like…super strange. Let me give you some examples. 1. Last week I calmly logged into Etsy and purchased some nice caps and head wraps ...

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Aggressive

My cancer has been described to me as “aggressive,” which feels like a really good word to describe a large lump that invades your body and takes over your life. ...

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What if feels like… (Day 7)

Before I dig in I just wanted to throw out a big thank you to anyone reading this blog. I never could have guessed how important this little corner of ...

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What it feels like to be diagnosed with breast cancer (Day 5)

Pretty overwhelming! It’s not yet overwhelming in a “oh my goodness I have a horrible disease” or a “life is so unfair” or even a “I am having so many ...

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Brave

Brave is a word I am not used to hearing so often. It’s especially a word I am not used to hearing in reference to myself and my life.  I ...

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What it feels like to be diagnosed with breast cancer (Day 1)

It definitely wasn’t what I expected. I expected the diagnosis, by the time it came around, but I didn’t expect the feelings that followed. The radiologist had said “very suspicious.” ...

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