Baby Teeth and Normal

OK. So the picture is blurry but you get the idea. Life is awesome! Halloween is just around the corner. Speaking of Life being awesome… Savannah is about to lose her first tooth. A right of passage for a six year old. Or, a very traumatic first. Just to paraphrase here are some of her responses: ” Is it going to hurt?” “You had
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Roller Coasters and Glass Elevators

Finally enjoying this roller coaster! Today, actually last week marks the first year cancer free! Scans and blood are clear. We are still waiting on the urine results but with no obvious symptoms I’m not exactly worried. We are celebrating! To be honest the celebration is bittersweet as it often is. It begins a time when we reflect on everything she’s been through and
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The Waiting Game….

So it’s August, this month we are supposed to be celebrating our One year cancer free diagnosis. In fact, July 31st 2013 was the date of her final ‘treatment’ scans and August 8th was her complement of treatment. Yet here we sit, August 17th 2014 and no scans scheduled yet. Savannah has not reached the year milestone not because she is sick but because
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childrens muesuem

9 Months!

Nine months and another declaration of No Evidence of Disease! Today was another miracle in the life after cancer. Blood work is just as normal as you or I and her scans turned out beautifully. She sailed through the process today and of course took time to dance in the Atrium and adventure through the grounds with a smile on her face. We saw
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Another year…

Another year, oh my! I contemplated all weekend about writing this blog. Is it valid? Is it information worth being shared, I asked myself over and over. The answer (now obvious) came from the realization that once again I’ve kept you from the all the best times. Tomorrow (or today) March 17th is the two year anniversary of diagnosis. Not the actual diagnosis which
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Another Three Months

Hey There Everyone! Savannah has just passed the 6 month milestone and so far so good! She has taken PreK by force and is of course still smiling her way through life. She has a knowledge of certain things that are way beyond us mere mortals and is always amusing her teachers (and us) with her matter of fact/nothing phases me attitude. Izabella is settling slowly into
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