Dreaming in Sci-Fi and My Year of Health

Well, this is it. I am 33 today. I am healthy, happy, and cancer-free. I have a perfect family, amazing friends, and a great love-life with our Creator. Awful things happened this year. Great things happened this year. Things that would change me forever. Things that would remind me that I don’t know how long forever actually┬áis.I am not the same person I was when … Continue reading Dreaming in Sci-Fi and My Year of Health

Updates and Surgery

I am doing great, praise God! I saw Dr. Rassam last week and he was back to his old self. A few visits ago he had changed his tune from saying I had a miraculous recovery, to saying we were just managing the cancer well. I have a little PTSD from all the bad news at this point, so whenever I walk into the place … Continue reading Updates and Surgery

DONE with cancer treatments FOREVER

It’s official, I’m done with radiation! So, if you’re keeping track that’s: Chemo, surgery, and radiation ALL DONE! All I technically have left is reconstruction and Tamoxifen, which is a drug I will start soon and am expected to take forever. Please pray with me that I have no side effects from it. If I do, plans might change. It was nice to end treatment … Continue reading DONE with cancer treatments FOREVER

Everything you NEVER wanted to know about a mastectomy

I’ve mentioned tidbits on here about my mastectomy but I know a lot of readers will be involved with their own breast surgeries at some point so I thought I’d give more detail about what to expect and how to prepare. It is extremely long, because I wanted every bit to be in one place. There are a ton of sites where you can find … Continue reading Everything you NEVER wanted to know about a mastectomy