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Quarter 8/20: Normal CA-125 Reading!

Another Happy Repeat:My quarterly Cancer Antigen reading was within normal limits — Thankfulness In keeping up with the goofy, Instagram selfie images, here’s an image of my husband and I at a Harvest/Halloween Homeschool Party ๐Ÿ˜‰ #Harvest #Party for #Halloween last night — #MyHusband as a #Lego #Ninja, me always a #PinkLady ๐Ÿ˜Š #homeschoollife #familyfun […]

cancer · Writing

Ovarian Cancer: Reflections on 2016

Holy cow! I’m shocked at how much I didn’t say, didn’t want to say, when I initially wrote my cancer story. I’m shocked at how poorly it was written. I was hurting. It was raw. I was still dealing with the emotional turmoil that is going through immediate menopause. I thought it was okay. I… Continue reading Ovarian Cancer: Reflections on 2016

Bikurgurl · cancer · Writing

Monday Morning Melts: Cancer

Cancer could take my life Anger could steal my heart Worry could cloud my mind can you please just love me now I look at this image of the back of my dress from my wedding – I love this image now, but not when it was taken. I looked for the flaws, the wrinkles,… Continue reading Monday Morning Melts: Cancer

Bikurgurl · cancer · InstagramImages

Quarter 7/20: Normal CA-125 Reading!

Another Happy Repeat:My quarterly Cancer Antigen reading was within normal limits — Thankfulness In keeping up with the goofy, Instagram selfie images, here’s an image of my husband and I at a Harvest/Halloween Homeschool Party ๐Ÿ˜‰ #Harvest #Party for #Halloween last night — #MyHusband as a #Lego #Ninja, me always a #PinkLady ๐Ÿ˜Š #homeschoollife #familyfun… Continue reading Quarter 7/20: Normal CA-125 Reading!

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Bikurgurl Monthly Planner/Journal, A Do-It-Yourself Guide โ€“ Step 2

Note: I started writing this post with an entirely different title and realized as I was looking for my poetic love of my Franklin Planner in days of yore {yep, that’s how I like to think of my past!} that I had actually started this guide months ago….that line in church is ringing true as… Continue reading Bikurgurl Monthly Planner/Journal, A Do-It-Yourself Guide โ€“ Step 2

Bikurgurl · cancer · Flash Non-Fiction · InstagramImages

Quarter 5/20: Normal CA-125 Reading!

Party On, Wayne! Party On, Garth! My quarterly Cancer Antigen reading was within normal limits – Yay! As part of my Cancer monitoring, I have quarterly blood samples taken and analyzed to determine the amount of CA-125 in my blood. This protein reading can give an indication if the cancer is growing again in my… Continue reading Quarter 5/20: Normal CA-125 Reading!

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2016 – World Ovarian Cancer Day

I am thankful to be over a year out from my Ovarian Cancer diagnosis and subsequent surgery to remove remaining traces of it from my body. Read my story here: Ovarian Cancer Survivor. Listen to your body, save lives.