Posts filed under: Bone Marrow / Stem Cell Transplant

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...
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  • 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...
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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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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....
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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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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Today is Day +133 and I just realized that I haven’t updated the blog since Day +97!! Wow. Life has been super busy this summer, which is a good thing. I have managed to keep everyone updated about Kevin on...
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  • BMT Donor letter
Today is DAY +97!! Only 3 more days until Kevin reaches his DAY +100 post BMT milestone!! So exciting and awesome! With the exception of a few blood sugar lows (which are a little terrifying, I must say…), the last...
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