Do you remember during the late 1990’s and 2000’s we were bombarded with Mike Myers movies? Within span of five years he starred in several Austin Powers and Shrek, and other movies. It seemed that people could not get enough of him. One thing about him was that, he pretty much played the same character in all of them. I think when Cat in the Hat came out, people realized he was playing a combination of Shrek and Austin Powers for the role. The Love Guru was the nail in his coffin. People just got sick of him, which was interesting because he was really funny. I was a huge fan of both Austin Powers & Shrek series, but just like everybody else I just got tired of Mike Myers’s humor. Continue reading
When I was in high school I hated writing. This was because as an ESL student I didn’t think my English and grammar were good enough. I always did a quick half ass job on my essays and was happy with a B or a C. This was stupid since I loved to read and love for writing should have come naturally. Continue reading
I won, I won, I won…..My blog won Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation’s Spirit of Hope Award, well I came in second but who cares. I am 42 years old and have never gotten an award before. When my older daughter won her first trophy for ballet she slept with it, I think I will do the same with mine. Continue reading
I have been doing this blog, ohhhhh about a month and a half now and the experience has been a great anthropology lesson for me. As I mentioned from the very first blog this was not a cancer blog. It’s a blog about our lives and cancer being the unwelcome third wheel. Now don’t get me wrong, lung cancer support and awareness was one of the main objectives of this blog but not the only one. I didn’t feel right about blogging about Molly’s medical updates as I was not the patient. I was however the caregiver and her cancer very much affected me. My favorite bloggers were Lisa and Tori both LC patients so I started my blog with a same witty humor without so much about cancer.
Did you know September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month? Similar to Lung Cancer, Children’s cancer research is very under funded. When Molly was first diagnosed, I asked my psychiatrist if there was anything worst than your spouse being diagnosed with cancer? She replied yes, your child being diagnosed. Continue reading