Fatigue. Tired. Whatever you want to call it.

The weather was beautiful at the beginning of last week, but for most of it, I wasn’t able to muster up the energy to really go out to enjoy it. I am so fatigued.  When they tell you about being fatigued from the chemo, they should say, “FAAAATIIIIGUED.”  That way, you can expect the level of fatigue that you really experience.  I know that everyone … Continue reading Fatigue. Tired. Whatever you want to call it.

Body Image – Truth Be Told

It’s been three years since my double mastectomy. The time between diagnosis and surgery felt like a whirlwind; so many appointments, biopsies and scans. I felt I was being poked and prodded every day. I really didn’t think about after surgery. I don’t think that the reality that my breasts were being removed hit me until they were wheeling me into the operating room. Continue reading Body Image – Truth Be Told