It’s DAY 2 of my new life. (Happy Halloween!) I’m so grateful to have each day. I’m ready for the challenges so I can get to feeling good one day. One of those challenges is feeling sick. It’s bee a long night of being sick. A hive and rash on […]
The 100 Day Challenge begins now! Today, October 30th is DAY 1 of my new life. Yesterday was a long day… My hero and donor Lisa is up walking. We are awaiting cultures on her blood draw to make sure she doesn’t have an infection. She’s still hurting but improving. I’m headed for […]
Today is the first day of my new life. After watching my sister’s precious bone marrow drip into my body for seven long hours I’m exhausted and too nauseous to eat. Still, enjoying this symbolic gesture of my new birthday!! Happy Birthday to me!! Today is also my sweet BFFs real birthday. […]
It’s Day 0, and my bone marrow transplant is underway. Drip drip! My sister Lisa is still in recovery and in quite a bit of pain after giving up nearly a gallon of marrow.
It’ GO time! Lisa is back in the operating room for Harvest and I am here at the JESUS statue praying with gratitude, and thankful for the gift of life. I love you Lisa. Cesar and Gabriel will thank you forever and ever!!!
It’s Day -1! Tomorrow we are celebrating 2 birthdays — my BFF Tracy’s and my new birthday!! I’m headed to radiation now and even though they’ll drug me with Ativan, which makes me sleepy, I am going to walk today! #ArmorUp for LIFE!
Just two more days until my bone marrow transplant, and the start of the #100DayChallenge. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFzqpmB1s30]
I’m SO excited to see my sister and super hero Lisa, who arrived today to join me in the journey ahead. We are both so tired of the tears and worrying that we are a little goofy tonight. Here’s my Day -3 Video Journal: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8nmov_0hmo&feature=em-upload_owner] #ArmorUp for LIFE and get ready for the #100DayChallenge. xo
The countdown to my new life is ON! Here’s my Day -4 Video Journal documenting my journey as I approach my upcoming bone marrow transplant. Only issue today is feeling nauseous — but otherwise i’m doing great. I can feel the chemo zapping my strength. Miranda Whitcher and I walked 3 […]
I have been battling Leukemia for 10 months, and at last I’m going to have a life-saving bone marrow transplant, and my sweet sister Lisa will become my super hero and literally save my life. The transplant is set for October 29th. October 30th is DAY 1 of my new life. […]