Dancing with the Stars host Brooke Burke-Charvet put on a brave face with her youngest kids – daughter Rain, nearly 6, and son Shaya, 4 1/2 – in her first public sighting since undergoing thyroid cancer surgery. The trio paid a visit to Santa Claus at The Grove in West Hollywood, Calif. on Wednesday (December 19).
“I just got the results back from all of my tests and great news – the thyroid cancer has been removed from my body and all my lymph nodes are clear,” the mom-of-four wrote on her blog, Modern Mom, last week. “So I’m hoping that this is the end of the story. Woohoo!!! And thank GOD!”
She added: “My surgery went really well and recovery is much better than I expected it would be.”
Also mom to daughters Neriah, 12, Sierra, 10, Brooke went on to share her inspirational story of recovery, saying, “I’m looking forward to getting back to my usual routine, but with a bit of a different outlook…with a newfound respect for life.”
Continue reading Brooke’s blog at Modern Mom…