Posts Tagged ‘Cancer’

Phone calls have been made ..

I needed to call family before this post could be written .. I feel I need to post because one of these days someone is going to run into this page .. they will be scared either for themselves or for someone they love, they will type Metastasized Melanoma into a search because they heard […]

1 year today ..

I have wanted to post for a little while now but the words are so hard to come by. But today I must, today the words are easy .. I can say this .. 1 YEAR ago Carole had her brain surgery, 1 year ago I watched her laying in that bed, we all watched […]

Getting ready to go ..

Hi all .. I am packing and getting a few things ready to take with me when I go back to Texas.  Sorry about not posting much .. but I guess this falls under the “No news is good news” category .. although there really isn’t any good news:( Carole’s right arm has a pretty […]

BTHO Melanoma Fundraiser SUNDAY!

Hi everyone .. I know that I haven’t been on much lately but unless you want to hear about how great Dakota is doing in school, and boyfriend troubles or lack of troubles (the grand kids not ME! .. geez! or how Joshua is doing in football this year (by the way he is in […]

I have put this off for a few hours ..

But now I must post because I know many many friends and family are waiting to know something. Before Carole went to the new trial in Arkansas she had to have current baseline scans for the Genesis Cancer Center.  Carole and Jimmie received the findings yesterday.  Comparing the scans to the last scans in July […]

Well the day is done ..

and I am  .. well heck last just start at the beginning of the day First off breakfast .. you know what ‘they’ say .. the most important meal of the day:) So bright and early this morning … I can see that it looks like mommy and Dakota ate .. looks like Tiffani is […]

Please remember the ABC’s of Melanoma Skin Cancer

I was thinking tonight…..WOW I know thinking that one is a biggy right now I know but in any case. I thought it was important to go over the basics with y’all again and show you the pic of the mole that started this big mess one more time. Asymmetry Unequal or asymmetric moles are […]

Dr wants to see Carole

3pm eastern time Jimmie called a little while ago .. they are on their way to MD Anderson . Carole’s doctor wants to see her.  They think there may be something wrong with her kidneys .. we are not sure and neither are they until he see’s Carole .. it may be several hours before […]

Day 3 .. tis no fun

posted by Sherrie Jo I didn’t write with an update on day 2 of Carole’s Bio-chemotherapy because it was just too hard .. today too for that matter.  But I had several emails in my inbox asking how Carole was doing … so here I am. She is sick .. the drugs are making her […]

Carole being admitted today ..

Posted by Sherrie Jo It’s Thursday the 20th .. Carole has been to so many appointments everyday for the last 2 weeks .. Except the 18th .. Carole will be having a port-a-cath put in.   Carole has tiny veins that roll .. so hard to find:(  She was SOOOOOOO bruised up when she can home […]

Tumor what tumor what do you mean I had a seizure

posted by~Carole It would have probably been easier to start writing on this blog a few weeks ago. I felt fine certainly not like I had CANCER, no not me. I’m fine I am healthy I eat amazing healthy foods because I have learned about my Celiac Disease and the way my body reacts to […]

Carole’s fight … the beginning

posted by~Sherrie Jo PLEASE NOTE … For those have read this posting on the 29th and 30th what you read is at the bottom of this posting .. I am updating the whole thing from the start of April 7th 2010 to the finish of this posted blog on the 29th ,with dates inserted for […]