October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October has always been a pretty awesome month for me, after all its my birthday month. And for many years it was spent at Narrabri Pony Camp. Safe to say i love October…. Now it has another meaning to it for me… the month where that shitty disease Breast Cancer is a focus. Despite the…

Follow Up

Well that follow up with my surgeon and radiation doctor didn’t quite go to to my plan…. Yesterday i had a consult with my radiation doctor. I hadn’t seen her since she sent me home last June after my last stint on radiation on the left side. She was so shocked to see me back…

Post op #2

Well its 9 days now since i had my 2nd mastectomy and im doing bloody well actually. I had the surgery on the Friday, 11th September and all went well. Short surgery this time round at only 1.5 hours. When i woke in the recovery i knew then my surgeon didn’t have to take many…

Prep has began

So a few days ago i got my surgery date and this time around i have a week to prepare. Unlike last time where i had 1.5 days to sort my shit. So plenty happening in the last few days and today i’m hoping to get everything done so then i wont have much to…

Life is unpredictable….

So its been a good while since i posted and honestly i was having too much fun living my life to do new blog posts…. So quick recap on the last 10 months… i had PET scans last October and they confirmed i was cancer free. The chemo & radiation did there job and killed…

And im back playing polox

Last weekend i headed down to Gully polox, not to just watch and take photos but to actually play myself. It was 12 months to the day since i stepped off playing Cruise back there in 2018. Playing at least a game of polox was always on my to do list since they told me…

Genetic Testing

A few weeks ago, well maybe months now. I was requested by a genetics specialist to be tested as i had no family history of cancer and apparently cause at 38 i was young, fit and healthy otherwise to get BC and have the severity of it that i did. So they gave me the…

Recap from radiation

Holy moly the last 2 months have flown since my last post, apologies but my life is crazy this time of year usually and then add in treatment is insane. Anyways ……. I started my radiation treatment back on the 20th May and managed it all quite well actually. The actual treatment was like 10…

What I have learnt …

Getting my BC diagnosis in December 18 was the biggest most scariest thing I have ever had happen… What I have learnt in the last 6 months is that not everyone who you were friends with before will be there for you. I get itโ€™s a fucking scary thing been told you have cancer and…

Itโ€™s been a while …..

Itโ€™s been a while since I posted an update. And the reason why ๐Ÿคทโ€โ™€๏ธ Iโ€™ve been crazy busy since chemo #5 ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚ The weekend after #5 chemo I was the offical photographer at the NSW Pony Club State Sporting & Campdrafting Champs at Merriwa. It was awesome to be back behind the camera and get…