Dirty Details of Cancer

Fought to stay alive my entire life, just to end up with cancer

When I went to bed, I wondered if the power would be on when I woke up in the morning? Maybe my mom will be here when I wake up. It would be so nice to have her help me pick out my clothes and to have someone to talk to. I was always positive… Continue reading Fought to stay alive my entire life, just to end up with cancer

Dirty Details of Cancer

Being honest with my children about cancer

The minute a child sees you keeping secrets from them, they will always keep secrets from you. They are so full of innocent trust that will hopefully turn into faith… as long as they can see that honesty from you. My thinking is this: I literally cooked them up, why would I keep things from… Continue reading Being honest with my children about cancer

Dirty Details of Cancer

Mommies In Need

Sometimes my doctor’s appointments run longer than expected and it’s impossible to find someone to keep my boys at the drop of a hat. It’s also difficult to find child care when I have to leave for 3 days to go to Houston for treatment. One day, I was at the oncologists office and the… Continue reading Mommies In Need