Monthly Archives: September 2010

Life on Chemo

Well, I had my 3rd chemo treatment on Monday. I was tired when I went in the door and more tired when I left. I also felt a little queasy, possibly because I didn’t eat breakfast that morning. I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Thank You, God, for Muscle Relaxers!

So, I’ve got this whole new issue with MAJOR back spasms. NO fun at all. I had a few after the first chemo treatment, but this time around they’ve been much, much worse. Bad enough to literally stop me in … Continue reading

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Helpful Resources… Long Time Overdue

I should have gotten around to doing this a long time ago. I’ve mentioned some of the sites that have been useful to me in my journey so far, but I haven’t taken the time to put them all down … Continue reading

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Pluses and Minuses….

As is generally the case with everything in life, chemo treatment comes with it’s share of benefits and problems. Mark has struggled with those problems from day one. Not that I can blame him. Just doing the research about the … Continue reading

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Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow….

My head has been shaved. Well, not shaved with a razor, but using the trimmer I do Mark’s hair and beard with. I used the shortest guide it had, just to make sure I didn’t get any scratches from the … Continue reading

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Quilting, Stitches, & Crafts Expo… With Friends

I went to the Quilting, Stitches, & Crafts Expo at the Sharonville Convention Center in Sharonville, OH on Thursday. It was my first real outing since starting my chemo. I’ve been to the grocery store, but that’s pretty much it. … Continue reading

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Count Your Blessings!

Woke up so thankful this morning. I’ve been feeling bad since Thursday night. I thought it was a cold at first, because I had a sore throat and my chest hurt like it was full of congestion. So I took … Continue reading

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