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2018 (17)

December (1)

Start the car!: Have you seen the IKEA commercial when the lady runs out yelling “start the car”? It’s a catch...

November (2)

Choo choo:   Meant to post this the other day... A locomotive goes 🎶choo choo🎶 and I’ve often though...
Ostomate and the City: Carrie, Miranda, Charlotte & Samantha are a cast of names you most likely know. The TV show ‘S...

October (2)

Inspiration : Definition: a: a divine influence or action on a person believed to qualify him or her to receive ...
Seasons: West Coast living sees many seasons. We had a great start of warm weather in May which led us in to ...

August (1)

Challenge: I woke up yesterday and must have had some sort of empowering dream, as I had an incredible urge to ...

July (1)

control: The top definition per Google of the word control is as follows: the power to influence or direct pe...

May (1)

Appearance vs Reality : When you visualize what a cold looks like you’d probably envision runny eyes ‘n nose, Kleenex on...

April (2)

Insomnia: I’ve always heard of people struggling with insomnia or sleep deprivation but never struggled myse...
Phases: What’s a phase to you? Perhaps fashion, hair or even friends? Up until 2014 I had phases similar t...

March (2)

Sleeping pills: Sleeping pills are great. They help you sleep...simple. But clearly my Zopiclone isn’t quite doin...
Tis me!: Hello there my lovely friends, ‘Tis me & I’m back to writtimg my blogs. A big thank you to D...

February (2)

Ahhhhhhh!: Ahhhhhhhhh! Yup, you read that right say it with me Ahhhhhhhh! Tomorrow is surgery day, holy guacamo...
Time: Time can be told in seconds, minutes, hours, days, weeks, months to a year. At times we feel time go...

January (3)

Future: Early on in my first cancer battle, my cousin Jacqueline gifted me a jar or wishes/inspirational say...
Checklist : I love a good checklist. Not the kind on your phone but instead on real paper. I see it, I feel it, ...
All aboard!: Illness journeys are like train rides. Multiple stops, long horizons, with possible changes due to l...

2017 (7)

December (2)

Yet again...: If I really look around me, I see things often come in 2's. 2 people out for a drink, 2 lanes on the...
Again?: Today was my checkup and PET scan day at the Cancer Agency. As usual I wore an outfit which require ...

November (1)

Wonder Woman: I found myself on the couch tonight watching the movie 'Wonder Woman'.  There are 2 reasons why, th...

July (1)

3: Three years ago today I was told I had stage 3 cancer. I'll be very honest with you that on that day...

June (3)

🎶push it..push it real good...🎶: No matter the genre of music you listen to, I'm hoping you know the group in which my blog title com...
This just in...: At 2:20pm my mobile phone rang. Usually my ringer is off, but with the expected results call from th...
Say what?: Well.... it's been a while since I last wrote and that's for many reasons. I was doing well health w...

2016 (16)

October (1)

thankful : It's 10pm and I'm in pyjamas laying in bed which funny enough, is where I write best. I came to real...

August (2)

Workin' girl: Yes my friends, I'm a working girl again! Honestly, I didn't think this time would come. I wanted it...
41: I was 39 when diagnosed with stage 3 cancer & today turn 41. This time 2 years ago I'd had lymph...

July (1)

Balance: I haven't written much the last few months but must have been dreaming about it last night. I just w...

May (1)

Head check: On Tuesday I was back at the Cancer Agency for a sit down with a psychiatrist. I often hear people t...

April (1)

chocolate : To some choclate is a sweet many can't say no to, but me, I'd pick a jellybean any day over chocolat...

March (2)

Stayin alive: They say there's a song for everything & I often hear songs in my head. Today's song was Stayin'...
Another PET: The title of this entry might have you thinking I got another cat. Fear not...I keep my cat count at...

February (4)

Pelvic radiation : Has anyone undergone radiation of the pelvis?  I'm seeing side effects now 1.5 years post radiation...
Lose the Booze: Another sleepless night means writing another blog in the dark while laying in bed. It really seems ...
struggle: About a week ago I was talking with a girl friend from Calgary who I don't see often but still remai...
February: This year February has 29 days which is a good thing for my friends daughter who's born on leap year...

January (4)

Legacy & funerals: Some big names in music died in early 2016 most of them as a result of cancer, Bowie arguably one of...
Frustrated : I live in British Columbia (Canada) and as much as we have good help with medical, some times I jus...
Late night: It's late, 3am to be specific, and I can't seem to fall asleep. Some nights I hear every thought or ...
Milestones : The dictionary definition for milestone is as follows: *a stone set beside a road.....oh shoot not ...

2015 (4)

December (3)

merry merry: Christmas is my favourite time of year.  Not for the presents or even the great food, but for the ...
All clear: The saying "time heals all wounds" sure has a lot of meaning in my life. My poor body has been throu...
Surgiversary: Thought I'd make up a new word to mark 1 year ago today, when Big Kahuna was no more. The word is su...

September (1)

Emmy's : I've always been a sucker for award shows and watched The Emmy's Sunday night. The Emmy's, The Golde...
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Vital Info

Posts

September 23, 2015

Vancouver, Canada

August 16, 1975

Cancer Info

Vulva Cancer

Vulva Cancer

July 4, 2014

Stage 3

3.1 - 4.0 cm

Yes

Change in my body

I'm stronger than I thought I was

Hyperbaric Oxygen treatment to help heal wound

BC Cancer Agency

February 16

Pain in vaginal area

I didn’t lose my hair.

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