Maybe you've noticed that it's been approximately four weeks since my last post here. Facebook noticed, and keeps nudging me to post something! They've done the hard work for you of missing me. Next time you run into Mark Zuckerberg you can thank him. ...

 

Encouraging Words for Meeting Any of Life’s Challenges and more...



Encouraging Words for Meeting Any of Life’s Challenges

Maybe you’ve noticed that it’s been approximately four weeks since my last post here. Facebook noticed, and keeps nudging me to post something! They’ve done the hard work for you of missing me. Next time you run into Mark Zuckerberg you can thank him. Once again I’ve found myself short on words. The words for… Read More

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Spring Break and the Whiplash of Almost Empty Nesting

I haven’t forgotten you. But there have been spring breaks and spring snowstorms and in the middle of the chaos I just couldn’t figure out how to transition from the serious conversations we’ve been having on this blog to the more mundane. I promised you and myself that this would not be only a cancer… Read More

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Moving the Fat Around, Also Known as Reconstruction

Warning: this post contains more medical information than some people are comfortable with. Feel free to skip it and come back for my next post which I guarantee won’t involve as much medical sharing. I can think of at least a few times when I was younger, like really younger around my daughters’ ages, when… Read More

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To Tattoo or Not to Tattoo

It’s the bleary Monday morning after we switch to Daylight Savings Time. Bleh. I have no energy today to continue the discussion of reconstruction which is why today we will talk about something more fun, tattoos and more specifically my new crab tattoo. The Controversy Based on random discussions with my peers over the years,… Read More

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Radiation, the Dragon in Sheep’s Clothing

You would think, after 6 intense rounds of chemotherapy that destroyed my hair, my nails, my tastebuds and my energy, followed by a double mastectomy that lopped off the affected body parts, that the stupid cancer cells would have been destroyed for good. But no, the next stop on the cancer train would be to… Read More

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