Darcy and Brad welcomed their first
child, a healthy little girl named Riley, in March. In April
Darcy began noticing she was losing feeling in her foot.
A few weeks later, she lost feeling in
her other foot. After many tests doctors diagnosed Darcy
with Stage 3 Metastatic Melanoma.
She has no dermal spots on her skin,
and had no symptoms. Doctors explained that pregnancy allows
the immune system to shut down to protect the baby.
It also allowed cancer to grow
throughout her body-- her brain, her spine, her lungs, and
In the last two months Darcy and Brad
have been on a rollercoaster. She temporarily lost mobility
from the waist down and is now working to regain her
She has completed her targeted brain
radiation and some immunotherapy treatments. This will be a
long road, but she we will win this battle!
Cuddling her baby girl is the best
medicine she could ever ask for.
She is comforted by any cards with
words of encouragement and faith.
Thank you in advance for bringing a
little more joy to her day.
She is such a strong woman!
Comments: Darcy loves navy and green.
She also loves anything nautical.
They live by the beach and love being
by the water.
She also loves dogs- specifically big
She works at a school so anything
school or child related brings her joy.