Tigger and Eeyore

I have to say that from a young age I was always fascinated with the stories of Winnie-the-Pooh, more specifically Tigger and Eeyore. There was Eeyore, who always seemed to be caring and accepting to everything and everyone, but the glass was always half empty.  Eeyore was very honest with whomever asked him how he […]

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The Healing Chair

I have had  quite the day! I met with my plastic surgeon today who gave me great news! He has taken me from four draining tubes down to two.  What an enormous gift this is as the draining tubes are uncomfortable, to say the least. Tomorrow morning I will have an appointment with the breast […]

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I’m Baaack!

Today marks one week since my bilateral mastectomy. There have been easier days than others. I spent the first night in the hospital and that was rather difficult because I was on a lot of medication and psychologically, I knew my body would never look the same. The body I have lived with for 43 […]

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Home Safe and Sound!

Angela finally made it home and she is feeling much better! Due to side effects from an anti-nausea patch, it took her a little longer to recover than we expected. Once the doctor figured out what the problem was, and they got the patch off, she bounced right back. She won’t know the next steps […]

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Tuesday Morning Update

Good Morning! The plan is for Angela to go home today. She was able to eat a good breakfast this morning, and is resting well now. The pain isn’t too bad, as long as she is sitting still. Next up..a walk around the unit and lunch. As long as she can do all of that, […]

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She is Done!

Angela is out of surgery and in recovery. Everything went really well! As with everything Angela does, all went better than expected! Love to all, Julie

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Good News!

Dr. Larson just reported in…Angela is doing great. The lymph nodes are NOT cancerous! The next part of the surgery is starting now.

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Angela Update

Hi Everyone, I am taking over the blog for awhile to keep you updated on Angela’s surgery. She was originally scheduled for 1:00 this afternoon, but they didn’t take her back from the waiting area until just before 2:00. She probably won’t be out of surgery until 7:00, and  finally to her room around 8:30 […]

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