So Many Appointments

Jack has so many appointments. ALL THE TIME. Chemotherapy is only part of cancer treatment – there are a lot of extras that come along with it. Bonuses, if you will. (Ha!) This is a snapshot of Jack’s January appointments…

Kids Notes

I have had so little time to write. It sucks. I need to write. I am much happier when I have been writing. That’s not to say that I haven’t been happy – I’ve been surprisingly free of baby blues…

So Many Experts, So Few Explanations

We’ve seen quite a few doctors over the last week to address Jack’s recent paralysis incident and an increase in headaches that don’t want to go away. Two pediatrician visits, one neurology visit, and lots of phone calls have occured.…

Random Notes – aka CliffsBlog

After today, Jack has three lumbar punctures left before the end of treatment (March 2015). That makes me happy. I’m trying to focus on that and not the fact that yesterday, I noticed Jack has tiny scars on his lower…

Try Not To Worry, She Says

I spoke with Jack’s oncology office yesterday and they let me know that his chemotherapy doses are being increased again. Back when Jack got sick last August, the chemotherapy was stopped altogether until his immune system started to recover somewhat.…