I wanted to wish you all a safe holiday! I'll be returning to work sometime after the seventh of this month! So YAY on getting back to a somewhat normal life! I still have a few appointments this month and some scattered up until October, but hopefully they start slowing down! I received my first … Continue reading Happy 4th of July week!
It's been exactly nine days since I've had my mastectomy and I must say that I've been managing it better than I had thought! I had my one week follow up with both of my surgeons yesterday and they both agreed that I'm healing very well. My plastic surgeon took one of my drains out … Continue reading One week post-Mastectomy
My mastectomy is scheduled to be done this week and I still don't feel mentally prepared. The more I think about it; the less prepared I become. I purchased myself a comfortable bra and robe with a drain management belt for after my surgery. I wasn't originally going too, but almost every blog that I've … Continue reading What I bought for my Mastectomy
In eight days I'll be walking into to hospital to undergo a unilateral mastectomy and port removal. I'm trying my hardest to be prepared for the outcome of the procedure but I also know that realistically no amount of preparation can get me ready for this. I will walk into the hospital that morning with … Continue reading Surgery
Happy 25th year around the sun to me! I don't know what I have planned for today other than eating CAKE! I've been waiting for my day so I could order myself, yes I said myself. A strawberry shortcake from Wright's dairy farm! It would be nice if the clouds would clear up for me … Continue reading I’m a whole quarter
Hello and Happy Hump Day!! It's been a while since I've been on here to share with you how I've been. So I decided to take some time today to update everyone on how my treatments have been and what my next step is! Let me start off by saying that I am officially done … Continue reading Chemotherapy #6, #7 & #8!
Two weeks ago I received some really good news and wanted to share that with everyone. My recent ultrasound shows that my cancer has shrunk to .9 of a cm (it has shrunk by 85%) and my lymph nodes are back to normal size!This is amazing news and I'm definitely very grateful. I started phase … Continue reading Chemotherapy #5
Hello and happy March! I feel like I blinked and February was over. I had chemotherapy a couple weeks ago and everything went really well. The nurses were great and we had a good laugh. I ended up eating lunch as soon as I got there (which is good because I feel like it helps … Continue reading Chemotherapy #4
If you love sweets as much as I do but hate the empty calories, then you HAVE to try out this recipe! This recipe is quick, easy, and healthy! Perfect for snacking (without the guilt) The great thing about this recipe is that it can be tailored so many different ways! You can add any … Continue reading Frozen Yogurt Bark Recipe
Hello & Happy February! I hope everyone is doing well ♡ I'm currently curled up on my couch, watching the Super Bowl (let's go PATS), regretting the Chinese food I ate for dinner. I can't really complain seeing as it's not a healthy meal but it sounded good to me at the time. Finding a … Continue reading Be creative ♡