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Dr. Sal Lettieri

Dr. Sal Lettieri

In December I had 2 surgeries with Dr. Lettieri. I was able to go back to work in January, but for some reason the area on my neck where the drain was inserted is not healing.  I’m tending to believe Dr. Barr’s when he told […]

Emergency Surgery With Dr. Salvatore Lettieri

Emergency Surgery With Dr. Salvatore Lettieri

The last few weeks have been a whirlwind of emotions.  Once again I am stuck in either a hospital bed or now in my own bed. I ran into the same problem I had with the first surgery. Dr. Lettieri warned me this surgery would […]

Finding strength in Adversity

Finding strength in Adversity

I just can’t seem to sleep tonight.  I am in Dallas, in a hotel room listening to my favorite VonSlade family sing to me, and then Josh Menden–I am tearful today.  I have felt the Lord’s love, and I trust His plan for me.  I […]

Why are you happy?

Why are you happy?

I was recently asked “why are you happy, and how do you remain happy?” The truth is, I have to work on Happiness every day of my life.  I did not intend on being diagnosed with late stages of breast cancer, or the side effects […]

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 […]

My little Recker Love

My little Recker Love

How can anyone look at this sweet spirit and be cruel? I am so upset tonight not able to sleep, thinking about this special grandson of ours.  He is in pre-school, he has parents who take extremely good care of him. Kayla is protective and […]

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 […]

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 […]

Everyone has Good in Them

Everyone has Good in Them

June 1, 2010 I never realized what women go through when they are in menopause ….. seriously not fun at all and to be forced into it, well all I can say is it is making me grumpy and crazy. Mr. hot flash continues 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 […]