I started writing this as I was having my third cycle of chemotherapy; I was sitting in my chair with my Surface pro, typing up this post, listening to music and doing a bit of online shopping for some fabric. I really need to stop this as I have spent buckets whilst at home… and Hubbie…

As mentioned in this post, I am having chemotherapy before surgery. This is to try and reduce the size of the lump and to see how it is affected by the chemo. So far I have had two cycles with a third one coming up next Tuesday and so far I have been lucky and haven’t…

Summer in Sydney is hot, so damn hot and this year even more so. I am sitting on the couch at 5:15pm and it is still 33 degrees (celsius) outside. This sort of weather makes it difficult to do one of my favourite crafts, knitting, in both actually doing it as well as wearing it.…

The first thing we do today is go and see my GP, Dr Osborne. I have been seeing Dr Osborne for around 6 years and she has been mainly helping me with my menopause. I have struggled with all sorts of things with this this, but mainly hot flushes. We get called in and we…

Hubbie collects me from work and we walk up to the clinic. As we are chatting, Hubbie says that we don’t know whether it is benign or not. ?? “No-one has mentioned this word, so I am guessing it isn’t.” I am a bit puzzled by his comment. “We don’t know yet.” he says. We…