|My gorgeous daughter, Laiken & me. Oblivious |
to breast cancer; I was diagnosed on 1st Feb 2011, 2 weeks
after this photo was taken.
|Laiken was a snowflake (NOT a star!) in |
her nativity play this week! (Dec. 2011)
|A recent pic of me - Nov 2011.|
|My lovely blogging friend Catriona who |
half marathon in Glasgow in September, raising
around £2000 for Cancer Research UK.
|Catriona is also a cancer survivor, I was |
privileged to be one of the names on her back sign.
|Catriona's team mates! xx|
|My gorgeous sis Leah & me. November 2011. Love ya sis. xx|
|Two of my oldest friends; Gill, (me) & Michelle. xx|
|Some days I just wanna kick ass!|
|An organisation close to my heart, Breast Cancer Care.|
|Despite anti-hormone therapy, |
I couldn't quite grow a moustache for Movember
.......so this is my contribution!!
|Another organisation that has supported me. Macmillan.|
|My daughter the baker, Laiken Jade. xx|
|'Lovely' cakes made for me! xx|
|Loads of cards, gifts, flowers.....from my fab friends! |
Thank you all!! xx
|The first bouquet I received from my friend Cerys. |
I loved these beautiful, bright flowers,
they really brought some sunshine into my lounge. xx
|The result of the 'Oncotype DX' test - a clinical trial I took part in to |
help me to decide whether or not I was having
chemo. I decided not to have chemo based on this result.
|My first outing with friends after my mastectomy, my friend Nia's birthday.|
A really good night but I was home quite early!
|My friends, Dawnie & Kelly, at my old workplace |
- raising money for Comic relief 2011.
|Helen & Dawnie for Comic Relief 2011.|
|Liverpool! My home. xx|
|Liverpool - again! xx|
|The Liver Building.|
|The famous Liverpool Waterfront.|
|Me! This is what happened the first time I had |
an alcoholic drink after surgery! It was so nice to have a good laugh!! xx
|An old profile pic from Facebook.|
|To commemorate The Royal Wedding!! xx|
|Craig-y-Nos Country Park. One of my old haunts |
whilst living in the Swansea Valley. I love this place. xx
|On a bad day, I feel like Frankenstein's Bride.....|
|Trying so hard to keep this as my mantra.|
|Keep checking those breasts ladies! (& men too!) There's a link|
at the bottom of my 'Home' page which explains how
to do a breast, self examination; have a look at it!! It's IMPORTANT!!
|Life at a Snail's pace......some days I just can't go any faster!|
|Me & my BFF - Dawnie! xx|
|An old pic of me & my gorgeous little sister, Leah. xx|
|Same holiday, same smiles! Me & Leah. xx|
|Yeah! F*ck Cancer!|
|A lovely birthday gift from my friend Nikki. xx|
|One of my very good friends from Wales, Cerys. xx|
|Cerys ran the Race for Life this year & I was one |
of the people she was thinking of when she wore
this back sign. Thanks for all of the support Cez. xx
|And her son Evan, (my 4 year old daughter's |
boyfriend!), ran the race too!! xx
|If only it would have been as simple as clicking my |
heels together to get back to Liverpool!
'There's no place like home.....'
|'Hello Kitty' at my daughter's 4th birthday party, Aug 2011|
|I would soooo LOVE to visit this exhibition by David Jay in New York.|
The Scar Project.
|Me with two of my best friends in Wales, Carol & Andrea. xx|
|Dawnie, my crazy, fabulous friend Marilyn & me. xx|
|A pic from my 'Leaving Wales' party - (L-R) |
Emma, Cerys, Nia, me, Diane & Clair. xx
|SICK of hospitals!!|
|A trip back to Wales for Dawnie's birthday.|
Dawnie, me & Carol. xx
|My beautiful sis Leah, my old friend Ste & me. xx|
|My friend of 20 years, |
|The Scouse Brow?? As talked about on |
Desperate Scousewives, ha ha!!
|I just like this pic! xx|