Lisa Bonchek Adams


Living w/stage 4 breast cancer. Writing about it at Mom to 3. Creator of #mondaypleads. Doing as much as I can for as long as I can.

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Feeling pretty rotten today but these from sure made me smile #leggomySharpie

I am here

I missed her

I miss our dog. We added Lucy to the mix one year ago

Radiation machine (when in operation it has arms that unfold like octopus tentacles)

Oh look! The therapy dogs will be back tomorrow at ... To all eligible ambulatory patients #FREE

right now after MRI. :)

This was my morning view of beauty. Then I spent time with and got a second helping

Best. Sign. Ever.

It glows in the dark but this sign is obscured by the TV so I'm not quite sure anyone sees it...


Today's room with a view )):

I was in a hospital just down street on this date 12 years ago giving birth to our son Colin. The cycle makes weepy.

latest in hospital chic. I don't go anywhere without a SOH. Loved this tweedy one so much, kept it

anti-embolus calf massagers. They are like blood pressure cuffs for calves to prevent blood clots. Inflate/deflate.

this is what food service brought with dinner (cider and petit fours to go with the incentive spirometer)

Here is more proof and I were snuggled up in my room.

two liters out and still .5-1.0 remaining.

That is TWO liters of fluid successfully drained from my pleura today. It's DONE. #reality #metastaticbreastcancer

for Ella