Monthly Archives: February 2012

Ah – the lovely lovely bicycle…..

So, those of you living in or near the twin cities know what the weather is like tonight – it’s a sleeting raining cold mess out there. I nearly never hate my commute home.  I usually feel energized and refreshed … Continue reading

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Phantom Nipple Sensations are WEIRD! denial and more….

Good morning – As far as I can tell, phantom nipple sensations are something people DO NOT TALK ABOUT!  I keep having these sensations, sometimes itchy, sometimes painful, most times just sensations that are kind of hard to describe…  And … Continue reading

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complete pathological resonse!

And now it’s official – I have it in WRITING! And those atypical cells? Those were just fibrocystic…. NO WORRIES! I’m just gonna go be happy for a while… More later.

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How’s Lee Penn doing today?

Good day everyone! I can’t believe how well I’m doing.  I can get things off shelves higher than my head… I can put on t-shirts, which is awesome because smooth soft cotton feels best on my chest right now…  I … Continue reading

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Post-op pathology – the results are in!

And, it’s a complete pathological response!  Woot woot! but…. Wait – what????  No but – no but is allowed! I had atypical cells in my left breast – that was the one that had no cancer.  The surgeon said this … Continue reading

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Everyone has a bad day now and again…. Everyone!

An interesting question came up on a cancer board that I participate in… “Do you think that if cancer patients acknowledge that they may die from their cancer their outcome is affected? In other words, should cancer patients avoid talking … Continue reading

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Sleeping at home rules!

Drugs plus no blinking lights plus no beeping plus no headache plus perfect arrangement of perfect pillows = good night’s slight.  Mmmmmmm……  Went to bed at 9p.  Got up at 7:15a.  I am trying to stay on schedule with ibuprofen… … Continue reading

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