Hair Watch Week 32 – Perfect!

I go with Gene each month to chat with my hair stylist as he cuts Gene’s hair, and we laugh at the progress I have made since my last visit. This month, Shawn declared my hair “perfect” as it is. No stray runaway hairs, no bald spots . . . just...

One Year

Last week marked one year since I started my journey with breast cancer.  Though I didn’t know it at the time, that morning would mark the last of my quiet morning routines for some time.  Gene and I got up and enjoyed our usual morning walk with Dolly on a...

My Mother

I have had a lot of support from family and friends during this journey through breast cancer, and one of my strongest supporters has been my mother.  She got on a plane all by herself after not flying for fifteen years in order to be here for my surgery.  She sat up...

Hair Watch – Week 11

Ah, week 11. My brother-in-law and I had a hair growing competition. I asked him when he decides it is time to trim his hair and he said, “Whenever I wake up and have bed head.” Something to look forward...

Locks of Love

Dear, sweet Sarah donated her hair to Locks of Love in my honor.  What an incredibly kind gesture.  She is a beautiful young lady both inside and...

Texas Race for the Cure

I love these photos of my sister-in-law Vicky, niece Jennifer, and Gary at the Ft. Worth Race for the Cure.  And I am deeply grateful that they continue to walk in these races in memory of Rhonda and for me.  I’m also a little envious of their photos with the...