Monica Hernandez – Whimsy the Blue Cancer Fairy – was diagnosed with Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP) when she was 15. The affects of FAP has resulted in countless surgeries. Monica has had her colon and gallbladder removed and has a permanent ileostomy. When she was in her 30’s Monica decided to have a hysterectomy. She has also had thyroid cancer and she was diagnosed with an inoperable abdominal desmoid tumor in the summer of 2015.
Monica has learned to cherish every moment, whether beautiful, happy or even painful. She says that every second she has is a gift; even her bad pain days are a blessing. Those are her Butterfly Moments
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