Author Archives: Candace

About Candace

Stay at home mom of three small kids (3, 2, and almost 1) -- about to embark on the biggest journey of my life.

Fall 2015

It’s October again.  Not for long.  I’m not sure how Halloween is Saturday.  I guess I should think about figuring out costumes for my kids! Anyway, I haven’t written here in a while, so just wanted to do a quick … Continue reading

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Nostalgia

I got sucked in to my own blog tonight.  This blog!  I was searching for some biopsy details for a friend and there they were – August 2011 … my sweet little babies.   I couldn’t help navigating from post … Continue reading

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The BEST update!

Sometimes I forget that people other than my very close family read this blog (because I make them 😉 ) and I have a tendency to leave details out of my posts! Then last week I had lots of messages … Continue reading

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Quick Update!

Hey everybody, I made it through my surgery last week and am starting to feel back to normal! It was a rough few days.  Surgery was scheduled for 1:45pm on Thursday — after quite a few delays I think I … Continue reading

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more surgery. get your PINK on. save second base. feel your boobs…

It is October!   So I feel like I need to post…. Especially since I have been at Duke three times in the past week and sat for HOURS watching people just like you and me go in and out … Continue reading

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Two Year Update!

Breast cancer rates are hitting at about 1 in 12 women – that’s a lot. My mom was 28 when she was diagnosed almost 27 years ago.  At the time, she wasn’t aware of any immediate family member that had breast … Continue reading

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Just (Don’t) Say No

(Blog from last Friday night) I am a very patient person…usually. After sitting and waiting around for doctors for almost two full days this week, my patience was wearing pretty thin about 5:00pm this afternoon, at which point my lab … Continue reading

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