bee well wishes

Tina Chadwick was diagnosed with a brain tumor when she was eight months pregnant with her daughter Elizabeth.  She was in for the fight of her life.  She underwent an extensive brain surgery, performed by the same surgeon who operated on Robert Kennedy.  She had to re-learn how to swallow, talk, walk, and regain sight in her right eye. She was even unable … [Read more...]

Electrolux Text-a-Thon for Ovarian Cancer

Many years ago (over 15 years), my aunt was diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer.  It's a time I'll never forget.  Due to the tumor she had, she literally looked 9 months pregnant.  I now know way more about cancer than I ever wanted to know.  She went through various treatment but fought it for many years and many remissions and … [Read more...]

Breast Cancer 3 Day Walk – Help Angela Out!

Last year, my friend Angela walked in  her first Breast Cancer 3 Day walk in Cleveland (60 miles in three days) with her mom who is a breast cancer survivor. They raised nearly $6,000 last year for breast cancer research and treatment. In order to participate this year, she has to raise a minimum of $2300. Her good friend Margey of … [Read more...]

I’m having surgery and other ramblings

(Disclosure:  Womanly things discussed.  Read at your own will). Let me start off by stating that I haven't slept all night.  Will decided that he didn't want to sleep, and somebody had to get up with him.  So I'm tired and crabby from that alone. Will's 2nd birthday party is tomorrow, so I am stressed about that.  My family is coming in today (need to … [Read more...]