This blog will follow Ashley's journey through surgery and treatment for thyroid cancer.
For more information on how Ashley's cancer was diagnosed, read the backstory.
Anyone who wishes to offer childcare assistance or meals over the next months can find ways to help here.
This blog was built and is maintained by two of Ashley's close friends. Please contact Susanna for more information at any time, or to volunteer meal, childcare, or other assistance.
Author Archives: thyroidshmyroid
OK I totally deserve to be black blogged. I left the blog just hanging, un-resolved, and believe me for the past several months I’ve felt awful about it! Particular apologies to all those finding this after searching for answers, for … Continue reading
Ok so maybe this isn’t my belly, but sometimes it feels like this (and seeing this picture does make me feel better). Seriously, how can I possibly be 6 months pregnant? Now that this is apparently likely to happen, … Continue reading
Anniversaries are always a bummer. It doesn’t matter what you’re remembering, celebrating, or lamenting because it really just means you’re a year older. And getting older sucks. It sucks especially when you start to feel it; you know, really feel … Continue reading
So you may be thinking, how did this happen (if you’re not, let me remind you that we’re two full-time working parents on staggered work/home schedules with two kids, one of which is still an iffy sleeper). Well, it was … Continue reading
It’s hard not to feel like a whiner when writing a medically-related blog. I would love to gleefully announce I’m “all better”! But since this bumpy journey continues, and I promised to keep you updated, here you go on the … Continue reading
Hi! Now that it’s been 6 months since my surgeries, it’s time for a follow-up. First, I apologize for the rather long hiatus (so sorry!). I guess I haven’t had much to report… that and I’ve been trying … Continue reading