I had a doctor’s appointment on Thursday last week. The objective was to get another blood test and to get another MRI of my head to see if I was ready to get some low dose follow-up chemo. I got … Read the rest “Cancer Update, Doctor’s Visit 4 Feb, 2010”
I finally planted the rest of my vegetables today. Due to budgetary issues, the wife didn’t want me buying more seed starting gear…I had to make due with what I had. I had some extra starter discs, but I didn’t … Read the rest “2010 Vegetables Cont’d”
My wife and I visited the Boykin Springs Recreation Area to hike the Sawmill Hiking Trail.
The trail is only a few miles long and goes from Boykin Springs to the old Aldridge Sawmill.
There are still remnants of the … Read the rest “Boykin Springs Sawmill Hiking Trail”
6 January 2010 got me going on the indoor trainer for the first time of the year. I’m not in very good shape for outdoor riding yet, and besides, it’s even chilly down here in Texas. I’d be relegated to … Read the rest “First Trainer Ride of 2010”
During my appointment with my oncologist on Thursday, he told me that I could get my central line removed. That thing has been my constant companion since March. I have to say, I was really happy to be getting it … Read the rest “Goodbye Central Line!”
I found out at my appointment with my oncologist last week that I don’t need anymore chemo! I got a greatly reduced dose (2 days’ worth) for round #7, and that was it. No round #8 for me. I did … Read the rest “Can it get better?”
Sorry it’s been so long since I’ve posted anything, but I have a good reason for that. Really, I do.
You see, I got cancer. Yup. Acute myelogenous leukemia. Man, that hit me hard and fast, too.
Here’s how it … Read the rest “Wow, what a year!”