Do you ever have those days or even weeks when your heart, mind, and body are just flat out exhausted?! When even making yourself a cup of coffee seems labored… Yeah, well, you’re not alone.
It’s Thursday evening and Ryan, Dolly, and I are cuddled up on the couch watching movies as we ride out Ryan’s last chemo treatment. He’s dozing on and off and Dolly keeps bringing me her favorite stuffed dragon and dropping in on my computer. I have to laugh, because from the outside looking in, nothing in this scene seems out of the ordinary, but as I sit here I am realizing how monumental this night is. The worst of his side effects are of course still on their way. We know this from experience, but at this particular moment, I can take a breath. Chemo is officially behind us…
It’s high time for an update, so here’s the latest – the good, the bad, and the beautiful.
This was the sweetest weekend! The story on these flowers, plus five things I’m totally loving!
Today is another episode in, “I sat down to write a post and this is what came out instead.”
Ryan and I are always in the habit of finding special ways to remember significant seasons of our life. It’s what gets us through the tough times and reminds how to remember the good times even more. So here’s what we did!
If I could sum up our lives in two words they would be unexpected and beautiful. Tomorrow we dive into a difficult new season of unknowns and instead of feeling anxious, we feel hopeful and ready. Click through to read more on our next chapter, fighting cancer.