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Isn't she sweet? by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer A recent card I created ( 26 of them ) for LittleLifePreservers.com You can click on her to see it larger. L Read on »
Strength has many faces by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer To all the BC fighters out there & anyone else fighting a fight: "It is okay to not be the hero. Some days just taking your next breath is enough." Shine o ... Read on »
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My bald head is in a music video! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer James House is releasing a new song titled: "Still in the Game" and is using some footage from my head shaving party. I am honored. We are all walking wounded in one way ... Read on »
The Promise Candle by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I found a cool site called The Promise Candle. I like anything empowering & uplifting. They state: For thousands of years the candle has been used as a symbol ... Read on »
Updated BreastCancerStories.org Website! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer WHAT'S NEW *We’ve updated the writing/blogging technology so it is even easier to keep loved ones updated as patients progress through their treatments. *Writers ha ... Read on »
Checking In ~ by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I am getting over a second bout of the Flu. Yuck. But this round is clearing up much faster. Although the deep chest cough has been around for weeks. So many people ha ... Read on »
Susie is walking! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer My dear friend Sue Asaro is going to do the Avon walk in May. Way too go Susie! Wish I was feeling up to walking it with you. Thank you for honoring me along with ... Read on »
The Middle Place by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I highly recommend this wonderful book. I devoured it with joy and tears and laughs. Thank you Janice for loaning me this book. I would not have picked it up normally bu ... Read on »
LAST Expansion by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Whoopie! Had my last expansion, fill, inflation, enlargement, pump-up, or whatever else you want to call it. Done! I am so inflated I am ready to pop l ... Read on »
Boston Valentine by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I am late on posting this as I have been sick with the flu/bronchitis. My great friend M has promised me some homemade soup. Between that and P ... Read on »
Sweet Delivery by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer A dear BC friend baked and shipped me a huge container of scrumptious chocolate chip cookies! How sweet is that? Thank you so much Pam! Made my day. ... Read on »
4th fill went swell by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Had the 4th fill last week. It is starting to look more rounded and breast-like. Doc says one more expansion should do it then we can do the "swap" surgery. Am lo ... Read on »
It served me well ~ by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer My port-a-cath was removed this morning in a small out patient room at the hospital. The area was cleansed then injected with a local. I did not feel any pain just o ... Read on »
Grandkids! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer These tiny little beings have been pivotal to my staying afloat through this long battle. They have brought much needed lightness, laughter and uncomplicated l ... Read on »
Courage is not... by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer "Courage is not the towering oak that sees storms come and go; it is the fragile blossom that opens in the snow."Alice Mackenzie Swaim Read on »
3rd expansion out of the way by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer 2 more to go - hopefully that will do it. Read on »
Cool Bag & Cool site by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I just ordered this wicked cool Beijo bag. 5% of proceeds will be donated to Breast Cancer Network of Strength. You can purchase your very own ... Read on »
2nd fill/expansion done by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Doing well. Very well. L Read on »
1st fill ~ expansion by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I went to Dr M's on Thursday Jan. 8th for my 1st fill in my expander. Got myself worked up with worry over how it would feel and it went swell. (Pun intended.) ... Read on »