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Posted 2016-09-12T02:12:00Z

A wonderful week!

Hello all!

It’s been a quiet week here online because luckily, it’s been a quiet week at home. Nancy, with daughter Jax at her side, bravely took on chemo again on Wednesday, and all went as planned. Steroids are given with chemo every week and they’ve worked spectacularly to keep Nancy’s mood high for a few days post-chemo. It’s slightly more difficult to remain confident and light-hearted at the tail end of the week as the chemo reacts with her body, but all the lovely people in our lives who have come to the house to help and who have sent good reads and good eats have helped to keep the clouds away.

Testing is done before chemo is administered each Wednesday, and though there’s still a ways to go we are delighted by the success the chemo has had thus far; Nancy’s cancer antigen 125 levels have decreased sufficiently since she was first diagnosed. These results have also seen better magnesium levels and an increasingly more standard metabolic panel.

 Over this past week Nancy has returned to work with her clients nearly full time and has biked nearly every day this week! The weekend included a night out with the family to see a show at the Academy, and a sailing outing with the Pillings. As you’ll see in the pictures Nancy’s new blonde wig has arrived (as chosen at the Wig Party), and she looks absolutely gorgeous as a blonde!

As always, thank you to everyone who is helping at the house and in their hearts, you all play a very important role in Nancy’s journey. Here’s to what we hope will be another week of successes!

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Comments (5)

  • Cheryl Goldstein
    Cheryl Goldstein

    Love the blonde hair!! Can't wait to see you NAncy on Sunday!

    3 years ago · Reply
  • Julie Faude
    Julie Faude

    Nancy I am so happy you are back on your feet (and wheels). Glad the cancer fighting chemo is getting in and you are handling it. Sounds like it's doing its job- yay!! You look gorg in every outfit and look- always have always will. Sending love, love, love.

    3 years ago · Reply
  • Lynnie Marks
    Lynnie Marks

    Nancy... Love you as a Blond...it's so nice to see you shining through this and Kicking Cancer in the Butt!!! Sending Big Hugs and Kisses ... Let's make a date to go to our special spot in king of Prussia Love Lynnie 😘

    3 years ago · Reply
  • Deby Ross Harrison
    Deby Ross Harrison

    Way to go Nancy!! You look amazing and we want you to know we continue to pray for you:). Love, Deby, Aleta, and Jan

    3 years ago · Reply
  • livia klaus
    livia klaus

    You go girl!!!! Love the blond hair!!!!! I think you should also try red:)! Glad you are feeling better and happy you are surrounded by family and friends. Great picture of you and Andrea. Reminds me of the old days when you would come to visit me at the beach. Moss never grew under our feet. Loads of fun!!!! When I return home I would love to visit and catch up. It's been a long while! Sending lots of hugs and prayers. XOXO Livia

    3 years ago · Reply