On Tuesday the 29th of May, 2018, I was diagnosed with Stage 2 Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. I went through 4 rounds/8 sessions of ABVD chemotherapy. I stayed in…… Read more “Beating cancer and how this whole experience helped me find myself”
As I fight cancer, people tell me to “be brave” or “be courageous”. While I always appreciate the sentiment and the thought, I never really understood the words.
If someone says “be brave while you fight cancer”, what do they even mean by it? Because no matter what anyone says, I’m still gonna be afraid of needles. I even cried during an injection once while I was in hospital!
Spring has arrived in Australia and it’s time to switch the beanies for something new and fresh! As you may or may not know, I’ve been diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma and I’ve been doing chemotherapy since July.
(Photo above was taken in 2014) I’ve always loved making things. Growing up I always jumped on whatever craft craze was going on at school. If you…… Read more “You can make the world a better place by knitting?”
I’m not going to sugar coat it, chemotherapy sucks. But it’s when you feel like you’ve been stripped of everything (like your job… your lifestyle… your hair…)…… Read more “Chemotherapy: Making Lemonade out of Lemons”