chemo

Goodgym

Post holiday update

It’s been a while since my last update, I didn’t even bother with an update for day 8 of chemo this time ( spoiler alert – it was uneventful and normal 🙂 ) so it has been a few weeks. In that time we have had an amazing break away with 7 nights in the lakes. Wigton to be precise ( near Penrith ) and took a total of 3403 photos of which I will now go through each and every one with you…… ok maybe not but i’ve added a handful in the gallery below. We had a little…

Cycle 3 and Run 1

It’s getting to the point now where I need to decide for definite if I am going to take part in the Yorkshire Marathon. It’s about 13 weeks to go and just enough time to build up to the distance if I want to do it but if I leave it much longer I won’t be ready. It’s also been a good few month’s since I last went running – back in February! I decided this morning to head out and do a mile and just see how it goes, in short it could have gone better. I hit quarter…

Freya

Cycle 1 Day 8 – Smooth Sailing

It’s come round fast for my second bout of chemo, the first batch went smoothly enough and I haven’t really had to much in the way of bad side effects. The worst one probably feeling nauseous which was quickly sorted with a tablet. Other than that i’ve had a tennis ball size swollen lump appear at the top of my leg, thankfully pain free, slightly squishy to press lol and it disappeared after a few days. I’ve had pins n needles which made for a funny moment when I was desperate for the loo and couldn’t get the top button…