Back to the grind

Coming to you live from the chemo suite! Our trip is over and we’re slowly getting back into the patterns of normal life.  Which of course include chemo. It seems like Jesse grew an inch while we were gone. They are interested in helping me out, which is fun. This afternoon they pushed my chair […]

“hanging in”

That’s what I tell inquirers when they ask how I’m doing and I have nothing to say that is particularly interesting. So over the past week it’s been pretty much like that, except for good news from my recent MRI and CT scans: nothing known to be new; nothing bigger than last time; lots of […]

Weekend excitements

This morning I woke up at 8.  It’s 10 am and I have already: had bad back pain and gotten Eric to rub my back before putting on the three-times-a-day pain lotion slathered my fingers with another kind of pain lotion because they hurt in a bad-cold sort of way thrown up out of nowhere tripped […]

Guest post: Spee’s update

Spee sent out this update last week by e-mail, and I thought it was worth putting on the blog to fill out the picture. Hi, family and friends – It’s been a while since I’ve sent out an update because of more frequent blog postings by Ellen and some awkwardness there.  But today I spoke with […]