Day 9 & 10

Just arrived at the outpatient center at St. Francis for weekend labs, fluids, and doc appointment. We’ve been here for 45 minutes already and she’s only had her BP and weight taken. No labwork yet which means the doctor will be here before the lab res…

MJ is BACK!

We’re still here! I made it back from my Philly work trip around 8:30 last night. Daddy was on cancer center duty on Monday. Jessica was on duty yesterday. They both did an excellent job filling in for me while I was gone. I didn’t like being gone for …

What I’ve Been Up To Lately

It’s been quite a while since my last post so thought I would bring it up to date. I have been mostly hanging out with my friends on 3.895 & 28.490 and also have been having a CW sked on 80 meters every Friday morning for a couple months now …

Dye n a Cold

Last week we dyed moms peach fuz.Before:After: Not a HUGE difference but now the really light hairs cant all hide. We might try again now that I know the dye won’t stain her scalp a funny color!Mom got a cold last weekend and hasn’t had much fun with i…

Weekend Update

FridayWe spent the morning at the cancer center for labwork and to see Dr. F. Counts were still in the normal range. They sent us home with fluids — so now she’s carrying the DAB bag and a 2 pound fluid bag. They gave us 2 extra bags and taught me …

Day 0: Blow by Blow

We’ve been waiting for reinfusion day for the last 4.5 weeks.We began the morning with labwork followed by premeds – Benadryl, Ativan, and Tylenol. The transplant nurses let me watch while they prepared the two bags of stem cells for reinfusion.The SCs…

…it cannot invade the soul…

I think we’re both in a weird funk today. Maybe it’s the crappy weather. Hopefully it will be gone tomorrow — the crappy weather and the weird funk.Went in to the cancer center for lab work and fluids today. Lab work still looks good — should start s…