Breast Cancer

One Day…

One Day…

                I’m overwhelmed with love and support from so many people with the release of my book I CAN-CER Vive. On Monday January 30th I received a phone call from my publisher congratulating me for not only finishing […]

Holding on Tight

Holding on Tight

The last skin graft is looking better Everyday! I love Dr. Lettieri With all I have going on in my life I continue to ask questions.  I know the Lord understands He loves me, even when I question and ask “why is this happening to […]

Surgery #35

Surgery #35

On June 30th I entered Maricopa County Hospital with Dr. Lettieri (my smile doctor) Myself and Dr. Lettieri-just before surgery I wasn’t nervous or afraid, after all he was just repairing some of the skin that was ripped off after my skin graft.  This should […]

TIME

TIME

Two years ago I was diagnosed with partial facial paralysis, the doctor informed me my face would never be the same again.  To describe my emotions during that time is impossible.  I spent several weeks in the hospital, when released I was told to try […]

God is Good

God is Good

Today I am grateful for the good and bad experiences I’ve had in my life.  I’ve had a few friends diagnosed with breast cancer over the past few months.  Each one of them have had a lumpectomy no chemo or radiation.  While a part of […]

Love Yourself

Love Yourself

My body is not responding well to the skin graft. I met with Doctor Lettieri this week, we both agree I will be returning for surgery #35 on June 30th. Frenchie and I needed some time together, he has been working a lot of hours […]

Surgery Tomorrow With Dr. Lettieri

Surgery Tomorrow With Dr. Lettieri

UNFORTUNELTY THIS DID NOT GET POSTED UNTIL AFTER THE SURGERY. When I came home from the hospital last week I was told to clean the open wound area everyday with a solution Dr.Lettieri gave me and to keep it covered. That night I came home […]

Post-op With Dr. Lettieri

Post-op With Dr. Lettieri

On Thursday March 31st I entered Maricopa County Hospital for my post op to the surgery I had on Monday March 28th. I felt good, had no idea what was about to come out of his mouth. ” We are going to admit you in […]

Different Not Less

Different Not Less

IF YOU ARE NOT COMFORTABLE WITH CURSE WORDS…DON’T READ THIS!! Boy oh Boy, where to start.  The past 24 hours has been….well it’s been eye opening.  1st off my book is well on it’s way to being published.  I’m waiting now on little things like […]

Finding Humor at Mayo

Finding Humor at Mayo

Today was interesting to say the least at the Mayo Clinic, we checked in at 3:00 for a 3:15 appointment with Dr Pockji (oncology surgeon) When we arrived there were about 20-30 people waiting to see their doctors. Eric says “wake me up when they […]