Getting ready for my Big Parade!

Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013

Today, I am reflecting on what I’ve been through to, to get to this point. Applying all over the world for treatment, getting declined, getting accepted to Russia, the fund raising and all the support to get me to this point. And it will all come down to tomorrow “my big parade” when my stem cells will be given back to me to re-boot my immune system. I just watched Kristy’s processes, and know I’m ready. I’m tired, but that is to be expected, so today I try and rest.

The countdown goes as I ready for my next step in Kickin’ MS.
VW

On the light side, Kristy’s brother brought me in a cheese burger, and I’ve never tasted one so yummy. Ready for some good Home Cooking!

Best Burger I've had in a long time!!  Thank you!

Best Burger I’ve had in a long time!! Thank you!

9 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Susan Orsi Davis
    Sep 03, 2013 @ 09:12:42

    A good cheeseburger is always good for lifting spirits! Thinking of you today on your day of rest before the big day. Your attitude is great, and your determination and resolve to Kick MS are an inspiration. ZL, Susan

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  2. mego
    Sep 03, 2013 @ 12:30:31

    Ahhh…the magic of a cheeseburger! You were enjoying your own Labor Day burger. LOL I hope you have gotten a good rest today as you begin the next phase. We are pulling for you and now you will Kick the hell out of MS — or Kick it back to hell! Looking forward to your recovery posts.
    Sending love. Meg

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  3. Michael Ierodiaconos
    Sep 03, 2013 @ 14:51:13

    Yes,you cant beet a cheese burger ya no ,lol,yes you kick that MS where it hurts lol.its great to see your getting closer to the finishing line,you are already ime sure giving courage and hope to every one round the world with ms! my best Michael from the UK! 🙂

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  4. John Wilson
    Sep 03, 2013 @ 20:28:40

    Your attitude is an inspiration for us all. We are so rich with you in our lives. Feel the energy coming back to you from us. Love,

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  5. Susan Hill
    Sep 03, 2013 @ 21:17:18

    We are praying things go well tomorrow, VW!!

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  6. Wayne Johnson
    Sep 04, 2013 @ 11:05:13

    All of your friends in St Augustine are praying for a great result for you.We were all at Pat’s Labor Day party and everyone commented about how you were missed and how brave you have been.Dixie misses you and Dottie on the neighborhood walks.Be strong and get well!

    Wayne and Fran

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  7. Dixie Dunham
    Sep 04, 2013 @ 23:41:03

    Wish I could be there for the big parade. I’ll be smiling and waving for you. Lots of love, luck and prayers.

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  8. Roger
    Sep 05, 2013 @ 07:44:38

    It’s hard to beat a good cheeseburger!
    Thanks for the tunes, and keep them coming!
    Let the show begin!
    Love from Texas

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  9. Linda Turnage
    Sep 05, 2013 @ 20:15:01

    Wow! A cheeseburger for Labor Day — that’s awesome, Vicki. So glad you have Kristy there as your partner in crime and on top of that, she has an awesome brother who caters to your “needs”. Good luck as you begin this part of your treatment. “You Go Girl”!

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