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It’s begun

Check in at 5am...getting prepped for the 6 hour surgery.. Starts at 7:30. Bye cancer we won't miss you! In fact we hate you cancer.

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Fun distractions

One more day before surgery and we have managed to keep occupied and distracted from thinking about it. I have begun to master knitting finally (I still say crochet is easier language). Andy has bought a wii u to pass the time. And we just finished playing with his brother B

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We learned today…

They r unsure if tumor shrunk because ct scan doesn't tell us what is dead and what is alive cells. But the pet scan wasn't covered by insurance so we didn't have that scan done. Either way the ct scan does say the tumor didn't grow or move to other organs. And so we still a

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Dog discrimination

Today we bit the bullet, swallowed our pride, took a chance, and went to see what Gilda's club was all about. It's a cancer support center in Grand Rapids that has activities, support groups, and free food. It was a cute old farmhouse not far from our place. Everything is pr

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When your bummed

Sometimes you get sad...sometimes you feel sad...sometimes all feel hopeless and yup sad. Cancer sucks! How to fix Step 1: take the pups for a walk in the cold Step 2: say I love you at least 20 times Step 3: buy yummy food and say just eat it Step 4: sing loudly and off t

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Lasagna tummy

Two pieces of lasagna..two garlic breads slices! Holy cow Andy! Thanks anne from work...it was delicious.

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IT Crowd

IT Guys It was great seeing all the IT Guys and everyone Andy Works with @Kalamazoo College. Andy can't wait to get back to work!! (seriously, he has ants in his pants to get back to work) Jaakan: yes Indiana Jones is an AWESOME movie! Peter: your phone is cool too Blu

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It’s inconceivable…I don’t think that word means what you think…

A picture is worth a thousand words! It's only a holding area for food....some people elect for this surgery. Total gastric bypass surgery. Mind blowing but it is possible to live a full life after.. The date is set...November 26th 5am arrive. Now then that just means

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Squirrelly

What's that? Another small container of jelly bellies squirreled away in the gray car. Oh Andy...you are a squirrel and I love you. Dr. Mccahill is great...we are going to stay in Grand Rapids for the surgery, thank god!!!! No Detroit shoot outs! We are feeling confident i

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The fuzzy therapy kids

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