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Chemo #3 today
Tuesday, May 11, 2010      16 comments

I got the pieces cut out to make 5 chemo hats while I was watching tv last night. I set up a small folding table in the living room so I could sit down while doing it, since I was working with small pieces of fabric, I didn't need a lot of space... Read more
I had a good Monday
Monday, May 10, 2010      8 comments

I met my friend Donna for breakfast out today; we had a nice time catching up. We talk on the phone and by email a lot, but don't get together in person as often as we should. It was good to catch up with some "face to face" time. And it's so mu... Read more
Feeling much better today!
Sunday, May 09, 2010      12 comments

I finally got some good sleep last night; one night of good sleep doesn't make up for the previous nights, but still, I felt much better this morning. Unfortunately, ... Read more
The "sleep fairy" missed my house again last night
Saturday, May 08, 2010      6 comments

Ever since I started chemo a few weeks ago, I have had more problems than usual with getting to sleep at night. I know that I am getting steroids along with the chemo drugs in the IV, and they must be some pretty potent ones. Last night was anot... Read more
One of my better days today
Friday, May 07, 2010      9 comments

I'm still not getting the sleep at night that I need, (not for lack of trying!), but I was at least able to sleep in a little late this morning, so I wasn't quite so tired today. I took advantage of that and got a few things done around the hous... Read more
Pasta Primavera
Thursday, May 06, 2010      8 comments

I was too tired to really want to cook last night, but I did; I tried this recipe I found in Good Housekeeping. I had bought all the fresh produce for it on Monday, so I had get this recipe made so all that stuff wouldn't go to waste. I left the... Read more
I overdid it again this week
Wednesday, May 05, 2010      12 comments

My Aunt Elinor passed away in January, at the age of 89. When she had to move into a nursing home in 2003 following a stroke, some of her belongings were put into a rented storage unit. We didn't clean it out right away after she died, because o... Read more
Got my wig yesterday
Tuesday, May 04, 2010      21 comments

My mom and my friend Rhonda came with me yesterday when I went to the women's cancer resource center to get my wig. I had Rhonda take some pictures. All the wigs are donated, and are free for cancer patients. I tried on at least 6 wigs. Thi... Read more
Shopping this morning, and getting my wig tonight
Monday, May 03, 2010      20 comments

(photo from canhascheezburger.com) Still not a great night of sleep last night, but I at least slept some. I was up at 9am, and got myself ready to go out and do my shop... Read more
Fatigue has really hit me again today
Sunday, May 02, 2010      17 comments

Too tired to visit my teams today, but the last time I missed a day of blogging, there were people worried about me, so I wanted everyone to know I am ok, just very tired. Another night of not much sleep. When I finally did get to sleep, a ... Read more
April in review
Saturday, May 01, 2010      12 comments

I didn't realize til I was thinking about it last night, what a month of highs and lows April has been for me. Having to start chemo again and dealing with insurance issues were the lows. So far, the chemo hasn't been as rough as when I had it... Read more
Spark Recipe Review: Keema (Ground Beef Casserole)
Friday, April 30, 2010      8 comments

I tried this recipe a few days ago. recipes.sparkpeople.com/
recipe-detail.asp?recipe=1237 It's a casserole made with lean ground sirloin, with onions, tomatoes, peas, potatoes in it. The recipe makes 6 servings, but ... Read more
Update on my mom's surgery and my WBC
Thursday, April 29, 2010      8 comments

I just heated up some soup for dinner, but it's still way too hot, so I thought I'd blog while waiting for it to cool. Yesterday was a bad day for me. Tuesday evening, I tried my new sleeping pill; and it didn't work. I didn't fall asleep t... Read more
Love my new haircut; not loving my lab work results
Tuesday, April 27, 2010      28 comments

I had my appointment to my lab work done at 11:45am at my oncologist office. I also asked about something else for sleep, since the Ambien isn't really working for me, I got a prescription for Restoril, which I remember taking 7 years ago when I... Read more
Tired today but happy, things are falling into place
Monday, April 26, 2010      15 comments

Had another bad night last night; couldn't sleep because of the pain, and even when the pain pill started working a little, the frustration of not being able to sleep kept me awake. I finally took a Benadryl to make myself sleepy, but that took ... Read more

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