Chemo Round 3: Day 8

It’s been a pretty good day. Getting the pain management underway yesterday was a blessing for sure as I think I can see some white patches (maybe the beginnings of mucositis?) in the back of her mouth this evening… she’s also been very sleepy and cranky this evening.

Chemo Round 2: Day 13

Last night was another one of those sleeping in the chair nights as she didn’t want to be put down. She’s been a little fussy … maybe because she’s working on getting two teeth to come through or maybe because her counts have been so low. When the nurses came in and said her ANC… Continue reading Chemo Round 2: Day 13

Chemo Round 2: Day 6?

The days are starting to blur together now. I’m thoroughly exhausted already as little miss doesn’t want to sleep in her bed and there is no ‘co-sleeping’ allowed so I can’t put her on the pullout with me. We end up sitting in the chair with my feet propped up and my neck pillow while… Continue reading Chemo Round 2: Day 6?

Chemo Round 1: Day 12: Fevers

It’s already past lunch but I just now had a chance to sit down and write a little. Shyanne was very restless during the night and I had to hold her until about 5:30 this morning. I took a quick shower with the intention of getting a little sleep afterwards but she was up playing… Continue reading Chemo Round 1: Day 12: Fevers

Chemo Round 1: Day 2: 10 months old

Little miss is 10 months old today! It’s so hard to believe everything that has happened lately and it all still seems so unreal! Early morning: It’s hard to get any really good sleep in the hospital… the beds aren’t that comfortable. I’ve not been pulling out our little couch because it’s just big enough… Continue reading Chemo Round 1: Day 2: 10 months old