Cancer Treatment

My friends at P. Allen Smith have created a Heart of the Holidays Greenery Cheer Challenge, and I’m up for it! Here’s the scoop: they sent me (and all participants) fresh greenery of our choice from the P. Allen Smith Holiday Collection (available at Home Depot), and then our challenge is to style/decorate/use it in […]

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Before I started chemotherapy for breast cancer, my oncologist gave me a looonnnnnggg laundry list of possible side effects. You know the drill: nausea, hair loss, mouth sores, weight gain, skin problems. Most of these are temporary side effects except for one BIG one I developed late in my chemo treatments — neuropathy. Yep, add […]


I’m Done!

by Jenny Peterson on December 28, 2012

in Cancer Treatment,Healthy Living

Done with treatment, that is. Some 7 months ago, I was diagnosed with Stage 2-A breast cancer, and 5 biopsies, 2 surgeries, 4 chemo treatments and 30 radiation treatments later, I’m done! When I woke up this morning to get ready to leave for my last radiation session, I had the most wonderful of surprises […]