Tag Archives: women with cancer

The single lantern.

I was hoping I’d be able to do this on October 31st.  Well, if I was going to get some really scary news on Valentine’s Day the least the universe owed me was getting some fantastic news on Halloween.  The appointment … Continue reading

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Belt, braces and lampshades

So it was back to the Royal Free today for results of the PET scan.  I walked there via the vets to pick up some dog food so all in all probably a couple of miles which is possibly the … Continue reading

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Dear “Elmo”

You did a fab thing today.  Oh sure it was a sunny day and you got to spend time at a fun run with your Mum and your sister and your auntie and your cousin … and your dog … and you … Continue reading

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MRI appointments – a cut out and keep guide

So I had the MRI to see if all this fun has worked yesterday.  As I had time to myself under there I came up with some Do’s and Don’t’s for the process which I share with you now. DO … Continue reading

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Well cover me in chocolate and give me a new perspective ….

Hello.  I’ve been at a Spa.  Excuse the whiff of chocolate.  There are two reasons for this. 1.  I had a chocolate back massage which sounds like something administered at “specialist” clubs in Soho but is actually innocent and quite lovely. … Continue reading

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Still here …

No it’s no good, still feel like Ripley so I’m back. Exciting times here on the ship home.  Firstly, welcome to the world Charlie Thomas Phillips, my Great Nephew, born on Friday with a huge shock of dark hair and … Continue reading

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Decisions …..

I know, back so soon! So, yesterday I had an appointment with my Consultant.  I shaved my legs specially and went to put on my rather fetching denim skirt which to my amazement promptly dropped to the floor when I … Continue reading

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Visitors

Hello! I’m here underneath the empty Immodium packets! Well it’s been a funny old time since last I blogged.  The thing is about the massive amount of drugs I’ve been on recently and another side effect of the Radiotherapy is … Continue reading

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Set course for home ….

I’m back! Missed me? I had a surprise stay at The Royal Free all last week as most of you will know. It was pretty scary and I blame myself for gloating on Friday that I was through the worst … Continue reading

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In which our heroine gets a bit “Jack Bauer” about 9th May 2011

Well I’ve been a bit quiet and I’ve started this one a few times.  What do I say today that won’t gross you out or worry you Constant Reader? So the good news is we’re on the final stretch.  Chemo … Continue reading

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