Monthly Archives: August 2011

day two after first chemo

Well, yesterday was day one after the first chemo, and honestly, it wasn’t bad at all.  Since I had the reaction, I was super tired Friday night, and I slept pretty darn well.  Of course, it also feels good to … Continue reading

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Hoping for boring….

Well, I was hoping for boring, but that’s not what I got. Premeds in – all good, although I got cold and very sleepy. Taxol starts – red face and heart rate jump nearly immediately after taxol started. Ooooookkkkkaaaaaaayyyyyyy – … Continue reading

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I’m scared…

Well, I finally got the time and date of chemo day one.  Friday.  Show up at 11:30a for the doc apt and 12:30p is chemo start.  I’m scared. I want to be one of the “lucky” ones.  I want to … Continue reading

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The legs, the machine, and the brains behind the whole operation….

All City 2011 – Whoa. Saturday morning, I took my sweetie and child to the airport and sent them on their way to see Grandma and Grandpa.  I miss them terribly, but I’m glad they are seeing Grandma and Grandpa! … Continue reading

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Oh how do the insomniacs manage????

Ah sleep – elusive, hard to get sleep. How do the insomniacs manage?  Friend of mine says – they don’t – they get crabby and moody and …..  referring, I believe, to her sweetie, an insomniac. So, I thought I’d … Continue reading

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For the many stabbings to come, and more….

Today has been a good day…  Starting with the training ride, which was frisky and fast and well attended by good and nice people.  During the first part of the ride, Dan pointed out the bald spot on my tire.  … Continue reading

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Progressing towards chemo I

Sunday was lovely and included a bike ride, lunch with my sweetie pie, a bike ride with kids to the library and then dairy queen (I had a dairy-free arctic blast), and chill time at home. Monday was work, where … Continue reading

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