Hitting the gym

Rise and shine! Time to #ArmorUp for LIFE® this morning.  I’m at the gym this morning for the FIRST time since I was diagnosed w Leukemia. Now post transplant I’m trying to get my strength back and feel human. I’m weak. I have no muscle tone after sitting in bed […]

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Thank you for angels

Thank you for angels

Today is also my day to say thank you to the Redskins and LLS for helping me. I’ll never forget the day I was diagnosed. I called Cesar’s boss Rebecca crying for help. I didn’t know a soul in Maryland. Who would help me? Rebecca was amazing. She called the […]

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Rise and shine for a good cause

My sweet hubby Cesar Osvaldo Aldama always at my side. This morning we are heading to speak to the Ryan Kerrigam Foundation. I love when pro athletes give back. They set great examples on and off the field. Ryan has been very supportive with the Leukemia Society and his annual […]

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#ArmorUp for LIFE® Good test results!

Prayers answered! Thank you… Good news.. I remain CANCER FREE. Woo Hoo… My next test is in March and then I have a big test April 24th. No abnormal cells…In fact my body is starting to MAKE red blood cells and the cells it makes are bigger. That is good […]

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Follow up at Johns Hopkins

Good am. It’s been a long sleepless night. I’m back at Johns Hopkins today for my regular follow up appointment. Every time I have to come here I get sick to my stomach and overcome with anxiety. Nothing like sitting in the waiting room after tests are run to make […]

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Enjoying the snow

Enjoying the snow

Had a great day enjoying the snow with Gabriel but I’d rather be on the beach. I haven’t had a vacation in 4 years and I’ve earned a vacation. I still have my graft vs host disease post transplant which makes me very sensitive to cold or extreme temperatures. The […]

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Why help the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Rise and shine and make it a great day. Enjoy life and don’t take anything for granted. Last night was rough for me. Sometimes I rather not scroll through Facebook because I get upset easily. A dear FB friend who cheered me on during the worst of my cancer fight […]

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Day 101! Congrats on the 100 Day Challenge

Good morning ! If you were doing the 100 day challenge with me as I recovery from my bone marrow transplant then congrats on taking steps to improve your health and life in some way! Today is day 101!!! Woo hoo I choose 100 days not just because it’s the […]

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Road to recovery

Mamasita Barbara Ferrara-Hernandez we miss you already!! My awesome mom went back to Atlanta today after taking care of Gabriel for more than a year so I could focus on fighting Leukemia. At 70 years old she raised our then 1 1/2 boy and was his everything. She took him […]

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Day 95 post transplant

Day 95 post transplant

Good am! Happy Day 95 post transplant. Here’s one of my updates I sent to my awesome Fox family in Austin. Forgive the 3-2-1. Lol. Cesar Osvaldo Aldama and I were trying to record as fast as we can before Gabriel started to try to dance in the shot. It’s […]

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