The Good I Have

The Good I Have

Life before breast cancer and life after breast cancer. Cancer cancer cancer! Gosh! I’m sick of talking about it. I’m sick of thinking about it. Sick sick sick. Gosh! When I am tired or nauseated or feeling anxious about the clinging what-if ghosts, I draw close to God. He is my all, my refuge, my […]

The Haircut to End All Haircuts


The haircut fun and Garry’s newfound mad skilz have come to an end. We knew it was coming, we just didn’t count on it happening this fast. Garry gave me that shortie, flirty, fighty haircut and I was hoping to enjoy it for a week or so, but my follicles had other plans. The very […]

Haircuts #3 and #4

Haircut #3

The hairs on mah head, they be taking their leave. Wanting to beat them at their own game, we have been cutting my hair shorter and shorter. I present Haircut #3: Those chapped lips are a chemo side-effect that I can’t seem to get ahead of, so there they are, chappy! So many folks loved […]

Haircut #2 Before Chemo Steals My Hair!

Haircut #2

Haircut #2 isn’t my fav.  The first one…LOVED it.  This one…meh. Prior to haircuts: Haircut #1: #2 (taken with crappy phone camera): As you can see, I can’t be bothered with makeup.  ~snort~ Fighting for your life puts these things in perspective. I spoke with a nurse yesterday who advised I may actually have one […]

Whoomp, Hair It Is

Haircut #1

My nature is to laugh at ALL THE THINGS.  By all the things, I mean at the stuff that’s naturally funny, of course, but also the ridiculousness of life and the stuff that makes us sad or scares us. It’s a trait that has carried me through this life with hope.  You can’t laugh at […]