Tuesday, August 23, 2011


I just wanted to stop in and visit with all my friends.
I have been gone for quite sometime and I apologise for not keeping in touch more.

I can report though that I'm about to go through my 5th treatment next week.
My husband and I travel up to Chicago for these chemo treatments every month
and stay overnight at a wonderful hotel.

The treatment are not terrible by any means but they do wipe me out and make me nauseous!
 A little chemo brain sets in too, and my head gets a little cloudy.

I have a sixth treatment at the end of September and then(fingers crossed)that's it for a while
My  scans look clear too, so the insides are looking as good as the outside.
I always liked to match!

My thyroid has been acting up too, making things just a little bit more difficult.
All in all, I'm doing well,.. my Dr even has a smile on her face these days.

So please forgive me for ignoring you for so long and thank you for sticking with me.
I still have a little ways to go.to the finish line, but I will try and stop in more often..

I have to go and have my blood drawn in a bit
 so I'll close now I think.

Keep smiling everybody and thank you all for your kind notes and sincere good wishes!
They seem to be working!!!

Til next time my friends!


  1. good to hear from you. I know you have health issues to deal with it...best wishes for a speedy and complete recovery...

  2. Well with all those beautiful leaves greeting me here, it's okay that you've taken a well deserved break from Blog World.

    You HAVE been missed! Hope you continue on this successful path towards good health!

  3. Praying for your continued good reports. Blessings!

  4. Hi Peggy! I'm so sorry you've been going through this! You sound positive and optimistic, both attitudes that will do much for your recovery. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.

  5. Sending you healing thoughts and good wishes.

  6. It's so nice to hear from you:-) I hope your treatments continue to keep you well - good news on the scans, too. I'm sure your positive attitude and sense of humour help. Keep smiling:-)

  7. Good luck and best wishes from Hawaii, Peggy!

  8. So, so happy to see a post from you!! Keep in touch and hang in there. Been thinking about you and asked Kay. Praying that all goes well. What a blessing to have your husband there with you!

  9. This is fabulous news to come home to. We just got back from Alaska last night. I've got to unpack, catch up on sleep when I can, do laundry, start going through the photos before I get back to blog visiting. Siiigh....

    I can't wait to see you!

  10. I am so glad to know you are doing well...I have been hoping to hear noises from your blog for some time...take care and don't tire yourself...

  11. I was delighted to hear from you, missed you. I am so happy that your treatments are almost over. You have such a wonderful, positive attitude and I so admire you. Give yourself a big hug from me!

  12. Take care of your health dear.
    Just stumbled across your blog and wanted to just wish you to get well soon...
    Bhusha's Travelogue

  13. Spill I will, girl.

    You're a writer? Cool shoes. Me, too (kinda, sorta). I know for a fact, however, you gotta whole lotta intelligence behind those two ears, girl; thus, I wanna give you my finite existence: to intrinsically value the Great Beyond which I’ve learned to appreciate, to visualize the fundamental reality of infinity is why I‘m here for a teeny-weeny amount of time. Looky here...

    Precisely why I had our ‘philanthropic + epiphany’ (=so much to give + vision): wanna see a perfectly cognizant, fully-spectacular, Son-ripened-Heaven?? … yet, I’m not sure if we're on the same page if you saw what I saw. Greetings, earthling. Because I was an actual NDE on the outskirts of the Great Beyond at 15 yet wasn’t allowed in, lemme share with you what I actually know Seventh-Heaven’s Big-Bang’s gonna be like: meet this advanced, bombastic, ex-mortal Upstairs for the most juvenile-lip-service, ultra-groovy, picturesque-paradox, pleasure-beyond-measure, Ultra-Yummy-Reality-Addiction in the Great Beyond for a BIG-ol, kick-some-ass, party-hardy, robust-N-risqué-passion you DO NOT wanna miss the sink-your-teeth-in-the-smmmokin’-hot-deal enveloping, engulfing our catch-22-excitotoxins. Cya soon, girl…

  14. Nice post, things explained in details. Thank You.

  15. Hey Everyone;


    Hope everyone is well and in a good place.



I love your comments, so spill !

Awards, Meme's and Hugs