All posts by: Tanya aka Comic Strip Mama

For those of you who did not already see on Facebook, we have announced that Kevin’s awesome Stem Cell Donor is A GIRL!!! Her name is Elisabeth Rath. A 26-year-old precious earth angel from Germany (Bavaria), near Munich. Elli grew up...
Continue Reading →
  • WHO IS KEVIN'S DONOR
Hi everyone! It’s been a REALLY long time since I updated the blog. I didn’t even update at 2 years post transplant. Sorry, about that. Life has been extremely busy for me since I opened the store and I haven’t...
Continue Reading →
Hey everyone! Today is DAY +565 post BMT for Kevin. Life has been busier than busy, so I haven’t posted any blog updates in a while. But also, unfortunately and fortunately, nothing much has changed health wise for Kevin since...
Continue Reading →
It’s DAY +450 post transplant (1 year, 2 months, 24 days). Kevin is struggling a little bit this week, but he’s doing okay. He is still on his second Prednisone wean. This time around it’s a slower taper, since he...
Continue Reading →
Hello everyone! Today is 1 YEAR POST TRANSPLANT! It’s Kevin’s RE-BIRTHDAY!!! It really is such an amazing milestone! There is not much to report health-wise. Kevin’s still dealing with Chronic GvHD, but he’s dealing with it all very well considering...
Continue Reading →
  • Awesome and Beyond Blood Clinic 1 Year Transplant
Hello everyone! It’s DAY +357. We have almost reached 1 YEAR post transplant!! February 25th is Kevin’s BIG 1st RE-BIRTHDAY!! I haven’t updated the blog in a while. Many things have happened since my last update. Christmas was busy and...
Continue Reading →
  • 2 year Cancerversary
It’s DAY +264 post bone marrow transplant and it’s a very special milestone. It’s Kevin’s 2 year cancerversary! Two years ago today, life changed drastically when Kevin was diagnosed with a complex blood and bone marrow cancer, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia....
Continue Reading →
It’s DAY +228 post BMT and Kevin has had a setback so I thought I would give you a quick update. After 6 days of being totally weaned off of Prednisone, GvHD reared its ugly head with vengeance… on Kevin’s...
Continue Reading →
  • Worrying
It’s Day +222 in post-bone marrow transplant land and the wheels on the INSANITY bus keep going round and round! Fevers and high blood pressure and chills and fatigue and lack of appetite.. oh my! We spent another day in...
Continue Reading →
  • Blood Cancer Awareness
Hello everyone! We are now just over 6 months post BMT (Day +196) and it’s been way too long since my last blog update! Life has been crazy busy for us! Kevin has been doing relatively well since my last...
Continue Reading →