Friday, March 28, 2014

I AM soooo HAPPY

I am just so happy. I am HAPPY just because. I always count my blessing EVERY SINGLE day. I just feel so much appreciation for ALL that I have.  I wanted to update you all. Ty got his results from the 100 day post transplant. Right now... they do not see the cancer. THIS IS SOOOOO GREAT! They tried to burst my bubble by saying that it's normal to not show up now and usually it will come back at the 2 year post transplant mark. So I will NOT dwell on this. I will dwell on that fact that TODAY they do not see the cancer. He just is getting stronger... every day. He will be able to start getting his immunizations again in June. He has to stay away from large crowds of people right now. 

I love him so much and I just am grateful for EACH day we have together. I live each day with total thankfulness that we are HERE together. I don't think about "what" might happen. It just isn't the way I want to live each day. 

Also, my CRAZY, SWEET... WONDERFUL silly girl... McKay has hit her HUMP day....

McKay (on the left) has been on her mission in Seattle Washington for 9 months now. She is 1/2 way. She mentioned she will be released on or about December 16th 2014.
I send her packages at least twice a month. I sent her my
Instagram banner kit this week with photos of
our family in each of the frames.
She can easily hang this in her apartment.

I could not be prouder of her choice to serve and help others. She just loves the Spanish community and culture. She has made a difference in the life's of others. I am missing her silly
fun ways. I love her positive outlook on life. I guess she is constantly told that she is just "way too happy." I love that she
is this way. I have always taught all my children
that HAPPINESS is a choice.
YOU have the choice each day to brighten and
lighten the world by who YOU are.

So I am flying to meet up with my friends at Fiskars on Sunday afternoon. I am so fortunate to be able to design
with them. MANY good things are in the works.
I decided to teach a little... okay "big" project to the team
when I am there on Monday.

I started to think... I should offer this FREE to all of you too.

So watch for the detailed instructions, photos and supply list coming up in the next few days. I love offering
you too can recreate and take classes from me- even
if it's only via my blog.


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At March 28, 2014 at 5:19 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

I am so HAPPY for you and Ty on the results, woooowhooooo!!!! I have been praying for both of you through this journey. One of my dearest friends and her husband have been going through a cancer journey at the same time you guys were and both have now received good news. Praise the sweet Lord!!! You are so optimistic and it is inspiring to others. Happiness is a choice! Granted some days are a little tougher than others....Can't wait for the workshop class....Thanks for making it available at no charge........ Karen Loper, SC

At March 28, 2014 at 6:02 PM , Blogger Unknown said...

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At March 28, 2014 at 6:58 PM , Blogger Potatoejam said...

So happy for you and Ty. I totally admire his strength!

At March 28, 2014 at 7:01 PM , Blogger kelsterjean said...

Teresa!!! I have been stalking your blog to find out the good news on Ty. I am ever so happy for you and your family. I have a friend that had a terminal brain tumor that was very rare. She started talking a medicine that was not yet approved by the FDA, it was still in testing. They gave her weeks to live. Since she started talking this drug, she has been getting better and better. Her hair has grown back and she is doing tons better and can come scrapbook with us at crops again. This was over two years ago! Miracles happen truly every day! I am so happy that you appreciate the miracle that is TODAY and not worry about tomorrow. I try to live the same way. You are such an inspiration! God bless you and your family. And PS: You're daughter is so inspiring to be happy all the time!

At March 28, 2014 at 7:56 PM , Anonymous Leslie said...

Soooo happy to hear your good news!!! You and your family have been on such a journey and your strength and inspiration have been amazing...truly amazing. God bless you all!!!
P.S. After my dad's transplant, he was still cancer free after 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years...miracles happen!

At March 28, 2014 at 8:53 PM , Blogger Elaine said...

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At March 28, 2014 at 8:54 PM , Blogger Elaine said...

So happy to hear about Ty. Thank you for the project details, we love your creations!

At March 29, 2014 at 3:24 AM , Anonymous Renee S. said...

Wonderful news about your husband! Keep up that positive outlook. It is working!

At March 29, 2014 at 4:58 AM , Blogger Unknown said...

Happy News for your family. Being happy is a frame of mind and your daughter seems to have learned that lesson well from you. I believe in MIRACLES. Thank you for the workshop that you are going to give us.

At March 29, 2014 at 6:03 AM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

So happy to hear your good news and Ty is getting stronger every day. You are such an inspiration not only in crafting but also in your daily life. Thank you for the workshop, will be loads of fun!!!

At March 29, 2014 at 7:59 AM , Blogger hotpotato said...

just keep that bubble inflated. xx

At March 29, 2014 at 8:38 AM , Blogger Unknown said...

Yay for such happy news about Ty! Wonderfully uplifting! And I've said many times....I love my Teresa projects - thanks. You continue to inspire :)

At March 29, 2014 at 9:24 AM , Blogger Unknown said...

Overjoyed to hear the wonderful news! We are so looking forward to meeting Ty in November! Thank you for the peek at the beautiful album! Lovin' the gold!!! Enjoyed seeing you last weekend and laughing until it hurt! :-)

At March 29, 2014 at 9:25 AM , Blogger Unknown said...

Congratulations on your good news. Presently my husband is cancer free but still the testing and waiting. Should his return his next step is a transplant. Thank you also for offering a tutorial here, that is so kind of you. I wish you continued good news. Michelle t

At March 29, 2014 at 11:16 AM , Blogger Phyllis M said...

Thank God that Ty is cancer free!!! Will keep you all in prayers! Thank you, Teresa, for thinking of us and giving us this beautiful project out of the goodness of your heart! You are a gift!

At March 29, 2014 at 1:23 PM , Blogger Tammy said...

Oh, thank GOD! What a wonderful answer to all our prayers. I can't wait to share the great news with my prayer circle!

At March 29, 2014 at 1:31 PM , Blogger Unknown said...

So happy to hear this! God is good! It must be because of all the prayers coming in for him. You all have so many people rooting for you and your cute family! Can't wait to see you at Creative Cards and Crafts next month:-)

At March 29, 2014 at 3:16 PM , Blogger craftyb said...

Truly wonderful news TY, congratulations!! Truly awesome CHOICE, not always easy to do, especially faced with the trials of the last few months, but congratulations Collins family for keeping HAPPY!!xx

At March 29, 2014 at 6:34 PM , Anonymous Philippa said...

Hi Teresa honey, oh my goodness I am beyond, absolutely beyond happy for you, Ty and all of your gorgeous family. I can only imagine what this news means to you. You are TOTALLY doing the right thing.. living each day as it comes and making the most of every, every minute with your gorgeous man. Oh my I am doing a happy dance inside for you. Love you dearly xxxx

At March 29, 2014 at 8:16 PM , Blogger Mylissa Stout said...

Teresa, I am soooooo HAPPY to hear your AWESOME news about Ty!!!!....Thank you for sharing it....You are such an amazing person and set such wonderful examples for us to follow and inspire us every day. Happy, happy, joy, joy, Love, loVe, Loving it!

At March 30, 2014 at 6:19 AM , Blogger LauraEva said...

Oh my! Tat is such fantastic news....this is wonderful! I feel such a profound relief for you and your family. I will keep thinking positive thoughts and praying for are truly amazing. Thank you for sharing your journey with us, no matter how difficult it has been for you. This is awesome....

At March 30, 2014 at 10:11 AM , Blogger Lisa Spiegel said...

Absolutely wonderful news!! May Ty just keep growing stronger and healthier with each day! Xoxo

At March 30, 2014 at 10:30 AM , Blogger kimhacking said...

Sharing in your happiness and joy!!! Blessings, love and light to you and your family!

At March 31, 2014 at 5:52 AM , Blogger Jean said...

So happy for your family!

At March 31, 2014 at 6:36 AM , Blogger Barbie Sanchez said...

So so happy to hear of your husbands recovery and I will share your joy of no cancer! Thanks for sharing you are in my prayers.

At March 31, 2014 at 6:53 AM , Blogger Cim Allen said...

So happy for your family and Ty .. I love the way you are living for the day !!

At March 31, 2014 at 9:19 AM , Blogger weze said...

great news about your husband! You couldn't have picked a better time to come to Wisconsin either! Can't wait to see what you are working with Fiskars on.....they are a great company & I'm actually driving down to visit them on Wednesday but I'm sure you will be long gone by then. Have a wonderful visit!

At March 31, 2014 at 4:04 PM , Blogger kat-in-texas said...

That's GREAT NEWS, T!!!!! I love your outlook on life. Today is all any of us have and we should be thankful and hopeful that God has the BEST plan for our lives whether we live 2 years more or 100 years!!! I pray Ty will be cancer-free for the rest of his life on earth and he will recover from this treatment very soon!!! Lots of love and hugs to you and your family!!! <3

At March 31, 2014 at 5:11 PM , Anonymous Anonymous said...

I've been checking back to see how he is doing and I was soooo happy to see this post! Wonderful news...thanks for sharing with us. :-)

At March 31, 2014 at 5:44 PM , Blogger Lynne said...

Teresa - Have been checking on your blog to keep updated on how your husband is doing. Was so happy to see that he is cancer free at this time. You are such an inspiration to people and how you keep positive by living one day at a time. This is how the Lord wants us to live each day as a gift trusting that he will take care of the future in the way he sees fit.

At April 1, 2014 at 12:27 PM , Blogger sammygirl said...

I've been doing the same as Lisa & Lynne. What FANTASTIC news! Lifts my heart! Love the way you choose to look at life & I try to do the same. Stay strong & positive. Thank you for the update!

At April 1, 2014 at 7:04 PM , Blogger Kim M said...

Awesome!!!! And I just want to say that you have been such an inspiration through this whole thing, always so positive and always so thankful in spite of the difficult circumstances you have been going through. You are truly one special lady!

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