Select Page

Maggie’s Brightside Blog

Dear Primary Care Physician

Dear Primary Care Physician, I've been meaning to write you for a while. I first had the urge to reach out in November of 2014 when I arrived home from the hospital after giving birth to a baby that wasn't even mine, as I had been a gestational surrogate for a friend....

read more

Why, Oh Why

There were two AMAZING fund raisers for my family this week. We were blown away by the generosity, love and kindness that the organizers, hosts, emcee's and participants displayed. You guys have got us. Thank you. So since I'm riding the coattails of HOPE and HUMANITY...

read more

Dust From Mars

This is one of those boring blog posts that is actually just a boring update with very little wit and very little creativity. But I gotta tell you, the only jokes I’m coming up with right now are the ones you probably aren’t quite ready for and my silver lining feels disingenuous right now.

read more
Sticking With Love

Sticking With Love

Today, Martin Luther King Day, is my last day of Chemo. When I originally received my schedule I thought, "MLK Day!! Free At Last...From Chemo".  I thought I'd post some "Free At Last" type post and it would be clever and cute. But then I thought, "Gee Maggie, that's...

read more
Soundtrack

Soundtrack

  Today I have my second to last Chemo treatment! I can actually see the light at the end of the tunnel. Today I'm hoping to schedule a CT Scan to check on the alleged pesky liver spot (which I think is gone). Once the results are in we will schedule surgery-I'm...

read more