Wow! What a crazy past 4 months it has been! My apologizes for not updating my blog sooner, but life has been a little busy! I will go back to January 11th! One of the most emotional days of my life. I'm pretty sure I experienced all of the emotions in that day: sad, scared, … Continue reading Continue to Keep your Seat Belt Fastened Until this Roller Coaster Comes to a Complete Stop
As I sit here trying to think about what I want to write I am drawing a blank. I want to update everyone and post something before I go in for surgery tomorrow, but honestly over the past couple of weeks I haven't thought about it much unless someone brings it up! It's not that … Continue reading The Wait is OVER!!!
I have always had a love hate relationship with the new year. Well it's basically New Years Eve and New Years Day that I have mixed emotions about! I love it because over the past several years we always spend NYE with my amazing extended family, playing games, drinking and stuffing our faces and I … Continue reading The good. The bad. The ugly. And then there is tomorrow!
Bittersweet is the only word that best describes finding out I am BRCA+. I have said this so many times and I will continue to say this, but I feel so blessed to have the knowledge of this genetic mutation so I can take the preventative steps to make sure I am around the raise my … Continue reading Bittersweet
I first wanted to start off by updating you on how my GYN Oncology appointment went last Thursday! Well, I pretty much walked in to West Clinic with tears streaming down my face. It just wasn't my morning. I had done so well all week trying to keep it together and even that morning getting … Continue reading Doing My Part
The Medical Oncologist we met with October 26, Dr. Tauer, has a saying when talking to patients trying to decide whether to go through with genetic testing. "It's a Win, Win. If you test negative for it you win or if you test positive you are still winning because you now have the knowledge to … Continue reading Win, Win
You know you have those days, weekends or even weeks that just seem too good to be true and you wish they wouldn't end? Well that has been my past week sort of.... It didn't start off that way so I am not going to make it seem like everything was rainbows and butterflies. I think I … Continue reading Back to Reality…