First scan of the year!

I had a mini vacation with my family at the Great Wolf Lodge, which I’ll write about time when I have a chance. Anyhow I left in the afternoon on our last day to drive up to LA while Sean drove home with the kids. Once at Cedars Sinai for …

Semester Vacay

Our area has two different school districts which equals different breaks. Josh does not have Fall Break like Zach and Ben do, but we pulled him out for our Washington trip. At the end of every January. Josh has 2 days out of school, which happens to be during a …

Girls Trip to Napa

One of my closest cancer friends from down in San Diego moved up to Napa for work, I know…rough place to move…. I knew her boyfriend was going back to his parents to quit smoking and get his act together, so I went up to visit her to ease the …

Fall Break Vacay

My children (now only the younger 2) get 2 weeks off for Fall Break which is usually the last week of October and first week of November. We decided in early August that since I would be finished with radiation in early October that we would take a Disney Cruise …

Goodbye CarePages- CarePages

Goodbye CarePages Posted Oct 17, 2017 3:04pm Edit: REPOSTED FROM CAREPAGES It seems CarePages is going out of business and all pages, including this one will be gone at the end of the month. I am going to try to transfer as much of it as I can to my …

Birthdays and Radiation

As many of you know, my first 3 children were all born in September with the first two sharing a birthday (September 14th). Believe it or not, my 3rd was due on their birthday but came a few days early (September 9th). This year Faith turned 22 and Josh became …

Mutant Cells- CarePages

Mutant Cells Posted Sep 13, 2017 11:32pm Edit: REPOSTED FROM CAREPAGES Yesterday I got a call from Dr. Bush, my oncologist up at UCSF saying the DNA sequencing showed that I have 179 mutated genes out of the 480 genes. Apparently this is very rare and I am considered “hyper-mutated.” …