This time last year I was going to get an MRI "just to double check" that cancer was not in my body. I had checkups every 6 months because of my mom's early diagnosis. Little did I know, a few days later I would get news that I never saw coming. I've learned a lot… Continue reading What I’ve learned this year.
I haven't been the best writing on this blog recently, but these posts are fun and simple so I figured I'd write another one for this Friday!! 1) Upstairs at the White House - J.B. West - This is the book I'm reading right now- it's not a book with an interesting plot or one… Continue reading Friday Favorites!!
Ok, so confession time. I like to shop. I have cheap but good deals on clothes and shoes and a few other favorites not clothing related, in case you don't care about those things. ;)1) Podcast - Last week I mentioned Dr. Greger's Nutritional Facts podcast. This week is another health one: Nourish with Maggie… Continue reading Friday Favorite Things.
Because I need something to write about (and think about for that matter) other than cancer and because it's fun, well I think so anyway. A few of my favorite things, in case you're in the market too. Podcast - On Being by Krista Tippett. It's so good! On the serious side of good, but… Continue reading A few of my favorite things.
*I wrote this post last night after a rough and emotional day, but I'm posting it a day later - for reference while you're reading. 😉 Today was a hard day. We've had help for the past two weeks since my surgery and it has been so very nice. Tomorrow is officially the two week… Continue reading Transparent Thoughts.
On Monday, March 20th, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. I’ve spent the past week researching, crying, learning new names for words I previously had never heard, going to multiple doctors appointments, and countless conversations with all my doctors (there are so many now!) to figure out what treatment will look like for me for… Continue reading Cancer – Part 1.