The Time I Was Too Sick to Meet Michael Jackson, My Make A Wish Story

The Time I Almost Met Michael Jackson, My Make A Wish Story When I was at CHLA for a chemotherapy treatment in April, we had a nurse come into the room and talk to us about the Make A Wish Foundation.  The nurse showed me a brochure with ideas and told me that I could … Continue reading The Time I Was Too Sick to Meet Michael Jackson, My Make A Wish Story

Miracle Number 5 and Bone Marrow Transplants

Miracle #5 and Bone Marrow Transplants Newspaper ad run in my local paper in Henderson, Nevada to help with medical bills for my family.  The title was Car Was Donations Benefit Leukemia Victim From the very beginning of this whole process, we were told that the only cure for AML was a bone marrow transplant.  The … Continue reading Miracle Number 5 and Bone Marrow Transplants

The End of life in the “Bubble Room”

The End of the life in the "Bubble Room" The days and nights spent in the "bubble room" seemed to never end. My schedule was strictly enforced every day.  Regular visits with the counselors, child life specialist, and homeschool every day.  I did not like my teacher.  She was an older lady that was supposed to … Continue reading The End of life in the “Bubble Room”

Celebrity Encounters in the “Bubble Room”

Celebrity Encounters in the "Bubble Room" There were a couple things that happened during my time in the "bubble room" that are definitely worth mentioning.  First of all, I was a huge fan of all things Teen Beat and Seventeen Magazine.  My room was covered in pictures of all my boy crush celebrities and all … Continue reading Celebrity Encounters in the “Bubble Room”