Today marks exactly one year since my mama‘s stage-4 pancreatic cancer diagnosis.
It also would have been her birthday.
Today is bitter-sweet at its very core.
It also calls for joy.
“Throw kindness around like confetti 🎉 Happy Half Birthday (+1 day) to my mama @susandoan! It’s officially 6 months since her stage 4 #pancreaticcancer diagnosis… Still fighting, still inspiring. Hellllll to the yeah! 💜💕“
A photo posted by stephrosedoan (@stephrosedoan) on Feb 12, 2015 at 2:47pm PST
Happy Birthday, Mama Goose! I’m so v. thankful we were able to talk you into the silliness of celebrating your “Halfy Birthday!” Not only was it the day you turned a 1/2 year older but it also marked 6-months of fighting cancer like a bad Mama Jama. I am so proud of you! Thank you for being my world, my moon, my guiding star and my entire galaxy for 24 years.