Livin’ on a Prayer

Woah, we’re halfway thereWoah, livin’ on a prayerTake my hand, we’ll make it I swearWoah, livin’ on a prayerLivin’ on a prayer Apologies to my handsome friend Jon Bon Jovi…………. Prayer In 1997 I was diagnosed with breast cancer. After 6 chemotherapy treatments and surgery my MD Anderson doctor recommended a stem cell transplant. TheContinue reading “Livin’ on a Prayer”

Raindrops on Roses

Please tell me you know the rest of the lyrics and are singing them loudly…..   Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittensBright copper kettles and warm woolen mittensBrown paper packages tied up with stringsThese are a few of my favorite things.Cream-colored ponies and crisp apple strudels;Doorbells and sleigh bells and schnitzel with noodles;Wild geeseContinue reading “Raindrops on Roses”

Lipstick and a Highlight Reel

lipstick on a pig “Some superficial or cosmetic change to something so that it  seems more attractive, appealing,  or successful than it really is.” I’m not the pig! I’m not the pig! Seriously though…..I get bored when I have my chemo/immunotherapy treatments. I listen to music, I listen to podcasts, and yes, I take pics. We’ve already established my “oversharing” tendency on facebook so there’s that. Last week I didn’t have toContinue reading “Lipstick and a Highlight Reel”