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Have We Done Hair Orange Glasses On?

Low maintenance Alberta-bound Bank-Street-Construction-orange. Related Posts: Have we done hair pink glasses on? Watch it grow month by month They Make Me Feel Dressier Stubble Stings From the Mouth of Bayla #5 Hair Shaving Celebration (video) Hair Shaving (audio)

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Happiness Is…

The Kindness of Strangers. One year ago today, I started chemo. Days before — in anticipation of my hairless winter — Lucy, Bayla and I had combed the annual Originals Christmas Craft Fair in search of a funky chemo cap. … Continue reading

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Small price to pay for self-esteem, Michael

Not counting this My last haircut was immediately after this photo was taken. Two hours after my diagnosis. Many are the times, in the 14 months since then, I had the urge to pop into the salon and give myself … Continue reading

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Have We Done Hair Off Glasses On? (7 months)

Way over-gelled today, but getting nice and long! Related Posts: Watch it grow month by month They Make Me Feel Dressier Stubble Stings From the Mouth of Bayla #5 Hair Shaving Celebration (video) Hair Shaving (audio) Sorry about the photo … Continue reading

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Have We Done Hair Off Glasses On? (6 months)

And, thanks to chemo-induced menopause, my face is becoming furry! Related Posts: Watch it grow month by month They Make Me Feel Dressier Stubble Stings From the Mouth of Bayla #5 Hair Shaving Celebration (video) Hair Shaving (audio)

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They Make Me Feel Dressier**

I never would have guessed I’d miss my Groucho Marx eye brows. Even after I’d lost them, I would have laughed right out loud at the thought of coaxing them back. But, tonight I did just that. I googled growing … Continue reading

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Have We Done Hair Off Glasses On? (5 months)

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

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Have We Done Hair Off Glasses On? (4 months)

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

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Have We Done Hair Off Glasses On? (2 months)

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This isn’t turning into the party hang out I hoped

I’ve been having a rough week. gaping bald patches (especially at the front of my scalp — exactly like the irate Taxotere victims) continuing harassment and threats from Josephine and Keith Ross news from my medical intuitive of two new … Continue reading

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Have We Done Hair Off, Glasses On? (1 Month)

If you look super hard, you can see sparse, white(!) peach fuzz. Related Posts: Stubble Stings From the Mouth of Bayla #5 Hair Shaving Celebration (video) Hair Shaving (audio)

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Courage vs Authenticity

Melissa Ethridge, on courage and truth: Well, Courage. I’ve had a funny relationship with courage. Because I often get … ‘Oh, you’re so brave, you’re so courageous!’ And I keep thinking ‘Ok, why do they think I’m so courageous? Oh, … Continue reading

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Wearing Memories … in a good way

Mark’s parents paid me a lovely lunchtime visit last week. In honour of the occasion, I had changed out of my everyday recovery-wear into my Company’s Coming recovery-wear. At the end of the visit, Mark’s mom motioned to my T-shirt … Continue reading

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From the Mouth of Bayla #9

When your hair grows back,  it’s really fuzzy, so you might want too keep shaving it until it gets back to normal, or if you really want fuzzy hair then that’s okay but it won’t be very warm. When you … Continue reading

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