260 little reasons.

So I weighed in yesterday because it was March 1st and, for the first time in forever, I finally got a full night’s sleep. I wanted to see what that meant on the scale, and I was excited to see that I had broken through not only one but two milestones. I am now under […]

Learning how to chill.

Tomorrow will mark four weeks from my hysterectomy and I have to say, I saw my recovery going a little differently. I had a lot of plans and ideas for the six to eight weeks I was going to get “off” in order to recover, but if there’s anything that this process has taught me, […]

One month and six days.

On January 3, 2018, my whole life changed when my doctor told me that I had uterine cancer. A few weeks prior, on December 21, I ended up in an emergency myomectomy when a fibroid had prolapsed through my cervix. The biopsy came back showing a uterine sarcoma, which is some of the worst news […]

Taking Stock.

Time has done funny, funny things since I found out I have cancer. (First time writing that out. They tell me it’s a big step, and it must be because it sucks. I’m still not sure if I’m ready to say the words. I’d much rather say FUCK CANCER… and I do. Repeatedly.) As I […]

Diagnosis: Cancer

If you’ve been following along with my blog, you know that I recently had surgery to remove a prolapsed fibroid. Last week I went to my post-op appointment, where I expected to get a clean bill of health. Unfortunately, the biopsy had been sent to another lab for further testing. I had an inkling something […]