Category Archives: From Sayer

Happy R-Day!!

4 years ago today I ran through the kitchen at BLAH out back to answer a call from Chris’s oncologist, Dr. X. When she told me the news, I remember letting out a raw croak, followed immediately by tears. I remember  collapsing … Continue reading

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Finding the strength: a caregiver’s perspective

I found out recently that strangers, specifically other people facing similar battles, have not only been reading this blog, but have found it helpful. So, tonight, on the eve of another MRI, I thought that I would update the blog … Continue reading

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The Return of the Elusive Mountain Man!

Welcome Back! It’s been months! We’ve been so busy with LIFE!!  and living it that we have neglected our website. But for those of you who visit for inspiration or education or just for curiousity, I wanted to update you … Continue reading

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Charity

This month has been a month of charity and appreciation. On April 7th, we celebrated D-Day, Diagnosis Day. It was the most difficult day of my life last year-finding the balance of strength, sanity and support for Chris while our … Continue reading

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Superbowl Sunday

We have been very busy planning our reception for September, I have forgotten the website. I thought those of you that aren’t on Facebook might enjoy seeing a couple of our wedding photos. XCountry Trip photos to come. And what … Continue reading

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We like clean.

Yes, we do. And by clean, I mean not just his blood, his tissue, and his spinal fluid- as of today, his bone marrow! Chris is one tough cookie. Last week, in addition to the intrathecal (spinal) chemo he received, … Continue reading

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What does a hematoma and blood clot look like?

Warning! Graphic Photo. Chris is back home and we plan on enjoying the rest of the summer relaxing, camping on the Kern River and listening to some great music at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass in San Francisco. Check out those pants! … Continue reading

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