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Bumpyboobs
Archive: 07 2011
Bumpyboobs
Jul
27

Oh my goodness – and yes, I do feel like a 12-year-old in the middle school bathroom – after one year of running dry (thanks to both chemotherapy and Zolodex, although while Zolodex took away my ovulation . . . chemotherapy may have taken away my fertility, grrr) suddenly, this past Sunday, I woke up to… Read More

Bumpyboobs
Jul
20

With the chemo theme in the weekly blogs, I thought I’d take another spin on the subject: not getting, but giving care to those in treatment. I’ve been there like the other ladies with the anxiety, the sickness . . . I remember one particular afternoon I was all alone at home (husband was at work) trying to… Read More

Posted in: Chemotherapy

Bumpyboobs
Jul
13

Missing: sweat inducing, anxiety raising, entirely distracting hot flashes. Where the heck did my hot flashes go? This past week has been spent besides a lake in Hungary at my parents-in-law’s cottage. Temperatures in Hungary (Balaton) have been rising to about 35 degrees. It’s not a humid heat like in… Read More

Bumpyboobs
Jul
06

Yesterday was my birthday; I turned a beautiful twenty nine years old.  Oh, life does feel good (I had debated whether or not to admit this today – not wanting to show off, but sometimes life does feel good – darn tooting good!) Flashback one year, and I was celebrating with my mother and husband in our tiny,… Read More

Bumpyboobs
bumpyboobs
Member since
Feb 03, 2011

I was diagnosed with breast cancer a few days after my one year wedding anniversary. That was a shocker. After three years NED, cancer reappeared and pushed me to stage four. This blog captures life despite cancer. With international relocations, job search drama, fighting off apartment vermin, falling deeply in love and more. Life is challenging, but nevertheless inspiring and that’s what Bumpboobs is all about. You can find me over at @Bumpyboobs on Twitter, and hey - I wrote a lovely fiction novel! - over at http://www.CatherineBrunelle.com

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