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Escape from Cancer

It is possible to regain a piece of life after cancer. It won't be the same reflection as before but in some ways it's more precious and amazing than before cancer. You will appreciate the moments of happiness more, the forgotten smiles, the laughter that comes from enjoying

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Shall I have this dance

Life after cancer does exist. Its shape and form is different but if you squint close enough you can see the light at the end and pieces of a past life emerge. Slowly Andy is growing stronger every day, we may have set backs out of the blue one day but then the next we bo

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Heads stuck in the mud

What to write about when the doctor appointments have slowed down and Andy's health is leveling out. That's a tuffy. It's easy to list our procedures and doctor visits in an update. Not so easy to share what it's like after treatment is done. The dust has settled and as i fe

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Surviving

http://blog.cancerforward.org/2013/02/27/cancer-redefined-survivor

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Small world

Bought new running shorts for Saturdays race and coincidentally met the sister of Andy's Oncologist surgeon, who saved Andy's life in November. Talked about cancer and her husband that passed away from skin cancer... Small world when touched by cancer.. So many people out th

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pickles and squirrels

Lovely trip to work today with andy. The Campus was bursting with flowers. We had a cute picnic lunch together near some dorms..almost like being in college together again, minus the cold Lake Superior breeze :) On our walk around campus there was a jimmy johns pickle on t

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Week 2 Begins

It's been almost a week since Andy tried his first step back to reality. I have waited quite awhile before writing on it, I am not quite sure why. Perhaps i just was procrastinating, or trying to feel we could have a normal week. It's strange, when you go thru a traumatic ev

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Back to school jitters

Tomorrow is Andy's first day back to work after our Cancer diagnosis. It's a test to see how far we've come since August 2012. His desk is probably just as he left it. It's strange that this time last year our routine was to get up at 6am and both get ready to go to work. We

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Down sizing

Andy needs a new wardrobe after losing so much weight. It's like we went back to the college years and skinny Andy is back.. And I love him just as much as I did back then. Maybe even more. So off to goodwill with the big clothes and in with the new.

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Down sizing

Andy needs a new wardrobe after losing so much weight. It's like we went back to the college years and skinny Andy is back.. And I love him just as much as I did back then. Maybe even more. So off to goodwill with the big clothes and in with the new.

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