Dr. Northfelt

New Baby Coming

New Baby Coming

Today, as I entered the Mayo Clinic there was no piano playing.  I proceeded to the lab to get blood drawn and tests necessary.  My next stop was to see Doctor Northfelt my oncologist.  I had an hour and a half wait.  I heard the […]

What is a Saint ?

What is a Saint ?

When I think of someone as a Saint, my mind immediately goes to Viola Williams, Eric’s Mom.  In my eyes she could do no wrong, she actively would seek out the weak and weary and take them into her home for comfort from their worldly […]

Botox….Seriously?

Botox….Seriously?

Yesterday I was at work sitting at my desk, a girl walked up to me and said in a whisper “where did you get your botox done on your forehead” I whispered back with a shhh and finger over my crooked mouth “are you kidding […]

Defusing Fear

Defusing Fear

June 22, 2010 I wonder can we ever completely heal from deep wounded scars that have effected our lives? I thought I was over some of those fears and childhood traumas that I went through. I went to counseling, I prayed almost as hard as […]

Menopause and Mondays

Menopause and Mondays

June 14, 2010 Being in menopause really, really stinks. Yesterday I was sitting in Church and I started to sweat like a pig at a slaughter house, I looked around to see if anyone else was dripping water from their head …… uh nope just […]

I didn’t choose the VILLAIN it chose me

I didn’t choose the VILLAIN it chose me

Mun 3, 2010 Dr. Michele Halyard and Dr. Schuster Today I had an appointment with my radiation/oncologist Dr. Michele Halyard. It was a follow-up from radiation, the purpose of the appointment was just to check and make sure my skin was healing properly and to […]

Life Goes On

Life Goes On

May 17, 1010 For a couple of weeks now I have been experiencing Hot Flashes…., seriously? It’s so annoying, at first I thought it was just because our house was warm and I needed to turn the air down, that’s not it. I think I […]

Anti Cancer

Anti Cancer

May 11, 2010 I had an appointment with Dr. Northfelt (my oncologist) he walked in and rubbed the top of my head, I looked up at him and he had a huge smile on his face then said “looks good, I like the new hair” […]

1st round of Taxol

1st round of Taxol

My good friend Tamy Scheurn picked me up at 9am this morning to head to the Scottsdale Mayo Clinic for round 5. I was feeling so anxious and not looking forward to my stay at the Mayo Suites ha ha. I love that I can […]

Getting Some Fresh Air

Getting Some Fresh Air

January 3, 2010 I have not blogged in a few days so I decided to get updated today. Part of the side effects of chemo is depression. I have really been feeling down the past few weeks, not sure if it’s the medicines, Christmas Season, […]