Follow Our 5-Dog Adventures!

Little sister HOPE has joined our family and brings with her so much cuteness and love. Follow her and her siblings' adventures on their Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/5dogcuteness/ ...

Going Home

After spending nearly a month in the hospital, I was able to start November by going home. This was not an easy transition to make. While of course I wanted to get home to my family and dogs, the hospital was ...

Induced Menopause

There is nothing that raises a cancer patient's spirits like...... MENOPAUSE! Here the highs and lows of the first week at home at the beginning of November. https://youtu.be/oq_bTPmpELM https://youtu...

Pain Meds and Other Frustrations

I try to stay positive as much as possible but there are (obviously) some things about this that are just terrible and difficult to deal with. The reason that I was in the hospital for so long was because we w...

A Million Helping Hands

There are more things that it takes a village to do than just raise a child. This experience is something that I could not due without the huge network of people who have stepped up to help, share love and sto...

The New Hairdo

One of the first things that I did when I got to the hospital was proactively cut my hair. It was a way to make it real but take control. A pink stripe to embrace as it is part of me. Short and manageable beca...

The Amazing Staff

One of the things that I am most thankful for with this whole experience is the staff that I have been blessed with at the hospital. They have done everything that they can to make sure I am comfortable and st...