The Calm Before the Storm, I Guess?

Well, howdy there and welcome back, everyone! I don't really have any news at this point that I haven't already shared with you. Last week, as we all know, we celebrated Thanksgiving here in the Lower 48. Mr. 50by60 and I spent it at the lovely home of his mom, Mrs. 50by60 Senior (I guess? … Continue reading The Calm Before the Storm, I Guess?

Episode 4, A New Hope! (aka Half a Can is Better than None)

Hi, everyone, and welcome to yet another chapter of my Road Trip to Cancer City!! Okay, so I need to work on my titles! Anyway, since last week, I visited an oncologist, who wasn't quite as helpful as I'd hoped but who did clarify a couple of points. Then I went back to my surgeon, … Continue reading Episode 4, A New Hope! (aka Half a Can is Better than None)

Information overload!

Hey, everyone, and welcome back to my Road Trip to Cancer City, which is probably a much-too-cheerful title, given that it's a very UN-cheerful situation! I wasn't going to blog at all today, given that my basic position right now is between a rock (surgical oncologist this past Monday) and a hard place (oncologist visit … Continue reading Information overload!

Aw crap, looks like it’s cancer, dagnabit! (a less-than-inspirational post title, but then again, it’s a less-than-inspirational disease, ain’t it?)

Hi everyone! Well, if you're in my circle of family and Facebook friends, you've already heard the bad news. Now it's time to let you, my faithful 50by60.com blog followers, know as well. And I was sure I could come up with a better title, like maybe, "From Weight Loss to Cancer: A New Journey," … Continue reading Aw crap, looks like it’s cancer, dagnabit! (a less-than-inspirational post title, but then again, it’s a less-than-inspirational disease, ain’t it?)

Weighing in on my latest excuse for not weighing in!

Hey, friends and neighbors! Remember last week, when I bored you with the details of a dream I'd had just before I rolled out of bed to write this blog? Well, this week is going to be a LOT like last week, in that I'm going to drone on about a medical procedure I had … Continue reading Weighing in on my latest excuse for not weighing in!