Monthly Archives: January 2012

What’s that smell!?!

On the upside, I feel so much better!!!! I think I might be awake more than 50% of the day today! How exciting! On the downside, my butt went psycho on me last night. And by psycho, I mean MAJOR … Continue reading

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The last pit of fatigue and nausea…

Just a short update: IT’S BEEN AWFUL! The first 15 out of 16 cycles were much more manageable than this…. Today, I still feel overwhelmingly tired, but I do think I feel a little bit better… I think I do. … Continue reading

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Last chemo pit of crappiness

What chemo blog post is complete without some stats? Hemoglobin at 10.0 – lower than last week… but okay. Platelets at a happy 273! Totally normal. Absolute neutrophils at a totally normal 7.0 thanks to that neulasta shot. Weight at … Continue reading

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Coldest ride of the season….

Well – I’m going to ask everyone for all available positive thoughts, juju,and whathaveyou as I begin my trek to the cancer center for what I hope will be the last chemo of my life…. It’s MINUS TEN outside – … Continue reading

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Polar opposites….

This morning, I had the joy of riding to Minnehaha Peace Coffee, meeting up with eight other people, and riding off-road for HOURS…. It was fantastic!!!!! So much wonderful fun after a week of fatigue and nausea. It was sunny … Continue reading

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And then there was one.

My one remaining eye lash Oh the glory of eyelashes. They are pretty. They highlight beautiful eyes, making them appear even more beautiful. They curl just a little. But they also keep snow and sleet and rain out of your … Continue reading

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BELL LAP!

Thursday was chemo XV – that means one chemo to go – cow bells ringing – one lap to go – cow bells ringing!!!!! Our Chemo Nurse Lisa shot this one for us…. The hoodie came from a cool St … Continue reading

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