Monthly Archives: July 2010

From the Mouth of Bayla #25:where what and when

Q:where? A: For me: still the same room. For Lucy: upstairs Q:what? A: my own bedroom!!!!!! Q:when? A:now:-)!!!!!! Lucy and I have always been begging and pleading for our own rooms. Well, now we’ve got them!!! We’ve got this AWESOME … Continue reading

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Digging Up Me

Lucy is turning eleven and craves her own bedroom. Long gone is my era of sewing for hours each day. The result is our family’s summer project: transforming my personal haven into Lucy’s own room. Digging through my much loved … Continue reading

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For Better or For Worse: Summer Fun

Just a few days ago, dad taught us how to play euchre and we’re having a blast playing family games in the evenings. We’ve played Rat-a-tat-cat, Ruckus,Life and many more great games! We’re having a great summer! Bayla and I … Continue reading

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Wow!

Last week, I invited you to join me in my effort to raise money for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation by sponsoring me here. In the 8 days since, you’ve raised over $2000! Huge, huge thank yous to: Barbara Reid-Crysler … Continue reading

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Happiness Is…

Reconnecting. Sharing this journey online has rewarded me with opportunities to connect with friends and relatives from the distant past. Living this journey has rewarded me with the courage to face old fears, step beyond the comfort of keystrokes and … Continue reading

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You Rock!

Earlier this week, I invited you to join me in my effort to raise money for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation by sponsoring me here. In the four days since, you’ve raised over one thousand dollars! Huge, huge thank yous … Continue reading

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Chasing A Cure

On October 6, 2009, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. On October 3, 2010, I will run for the cure. You can join me in this effort to raise money for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation by sponsoring me here. … Continue reading

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Look Who’s Nine

Happy Birthday, My Sweet Bayla! And many, many happy returns. Love, Mom ||:xoxoxo:||

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Happiness Is…

Being Me. It’s a month, today, since my final radiation treatment. In these four glorious weeks, I’ve been living it up and lollygagging with good friends and good family. I’ve grown some eyelashes and some hair. I’ve stepped up to … Continue reading

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Reboot You

PAB2010 was an unforgettable weekend. Thought-provoking sessions, amazing food and, most importantly, passionate, intelligent, interesting, friendly, fabulous people. If you’re creative, online or off, you’ll want to catch the full schedule of sessions as they are rolled out at PABconf.com. … Continue reading

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Bliss

It was October 7th, 2009. Mark and I stood waiting for an elevator at the Women’s Breast Health Centre. We’d just left our first post-diagnosis appointment. “Nine months of treatment, Mark. It’s a pregnancy,” I ventured hopefully. And thus began … Continue reading

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Contested Irrelevance — My PAB2010 Jolt

Related Posts: Andrea’s Standing Ovation My Jolt Honourable Mentions (Thank you!): Contested Irrelevance Is Your Blog Worth The Effort? Watch This Engagement, Authenticity and Influence: I’m Calling Shenanigans Humanizing Content Creation: A Personal Lens Think Your Lurkers Aren’t Engaged — … Continue reading

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Have We Done Hair Off Glasses On? (3 months)

Related Posts: Previous Month Snapshots Stubble Stings From the Mouth of Bayla #5 Hair Shaving Celebration (video) Hair Shaving (audio)

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