Getting on with the getting on with it..

It’s the end of the school year, we have a kid who graduated from high school, have hosted a graduate luncheon for him, and had a busy couple of weeks! Mike was able to get treatment 26 of Keytruda last… Continue Reading

An empty glass

In the interest of full disclosure, today has sucked. In the cancer world, there are a lot of sucky days. Today stood out even in the cancer world as a really sucky day. I simply couldn’t think of a thing… Continue Reading

When you start the day with vomit on your shoes

We went to Ohio State last Friday, both of us a bundle of nerves praying Mike would be able to receive treatment 25. Thankfully, his blood level was 8.8, and he was able to receive treatment 25 of Keytruda. His… Continue Reading

Bump…Bump…Bump

Friday, April 29th we went to Ohio State for what we hoped would be treatment 25 of the immunotherapy drug Keytruda. Unfortunately, Mikes blood level was a 7, and they were unable to treat him. This means he is severely… Continue Reading

Treatment 24 of Immunotherapy and Scan Results

Treatment 24 of the immunotherapy drug is in the books my friends! Mike had a long, long day at Ohio State last Friday with scans and treatment. The scans showed stability, and no growth in the tumor. It still measures… Continue Reading

Grief is the consequence of Love

Cancer doesn’t take a break for anything or anyone. Mike got up Friday  morning  at 4am, and drove from Kentucky to Ohio State for treatment.  While we were in Kentucky he had another of the episodes of having difficulty breathing, and actually had… Continue Reading

If cancer doesn’t get us, our schedule will!

We set out for Ohio State at 4am on Friday to get there for 8am scans. Mike has to have CT scans every 2 months to make sure the tumors are shrinking or staying the same, and that there is… Continue Reading