Year: 2011

All About Chemistry

I keep reflecting on all the ups and downs of the last year, but today the best thing I remember is that 1 year ago today Shannon had her last chemotherapy treatment.

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I Just Want to Celebrate

Shannon and I just got the best news in the history of good news. We won the lottery. Well, her most recent PET scan came back 100% clean, so it’s like winning the lottery, but so much better.

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I’m Gonna Love You Through It

No witty comments from me here. The song just speaks for itself.

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Ice, Ice (cream) Baby

Bismarck Cancer Center is hosting an ice cream social for cancer surivors. I get to spend time tonight with my two favorite things. My wife and frozen desserts. What more can a guy ask for?

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Eye of the Tiger

I’m more than a little upset about that video of the lioness trying to eat the baby at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. Not the video. It’s hilarious. But I thought Shannon and I had won the coveted “Worst Parents Ever” title in 2009 after the Tiger Incident at Dakota Zoo. Copycats.

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I Must Increase My Bust

Sorry, I couldn’t resist a Lords of Acid reference. Shannon’s cancer treatments are done, so now it’s time for her to get something else done. Surgery is tomorrow. We’ll keep you posted.

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Tweet Emotion

It’s time for that rarest of events. The Cancer Blog Guy is going to say something thought-provoking about technology. Don’t worry, I’ll connect this to cancer somehow. Of course, I’m talking about Apple’s 2011 World Wide Developers Conference currently underway

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More, more, more

Carter is obsessed with water. Presenting Part 2 of Carter’s multi-part vocabulary series. The definition of “More.”

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Doctor, doctor

Shannon finished her radiation treatment more than two months ago, and we’ve headed into the next phase of recovery and monitoring. But it wasn’t until just last week that we hit what may be the biggest milestone yet. I was

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The Sound of Silence

My perspective on the death of Osama bin Laden, how the news affected me personally, and an earnest attempt to make sense of the events of the last few days. As a first-person witness to 9/11, this post is my attempt to heal some reopened wounds.

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