This morning I was taught a pretty good lesson by a 4 year old… We all have sayings like, “Don’t hold my past against me.” or “It’s a new day to start over.” and we like fresh starts. Nobody wants to have things from our past dredged up and used against us when we feel […]Read More From the Mouth of Babes
Happy national cancer survivors day! Being a survivor doesn’t mean you’re in remission or cured. Being a survivor just means you’re alive. You’re LIVING. Even with terminal cancer, you can be a survivor as long as you’re continuing to live life. I don’t mean just taking breathes, either. I mean actually living and being an […]Read More National Cancer Survivors Day 2020
2 years ago today we found out I had a mass in my leg. Fast forward through $1,500,000 in total charges, over 1 year on disability, 128 days in-patient, 31 units of blood, and 9 surgeries and here I am. The thing with cancer is that the “war” is never over. You just go from […]Read More 2 Years After Cancer Diagnosis
By now, most of you either have gone crazy or you’re starting to. Human beings are social creatures by default. Sure, some of us enjoy or alone time, but as a whole, we NEED interaction with other humans. Right now, the physical interaction just isn’t what we can do. It’s not safe. So what do […]Read More 5 Tips to Survive Social Isolation From a Former Cancer Patient
I want you think about the people in your life for a minute. You’re probably far more aware right now of those you’d consider important right now than normal. They’re the ones that you’re calling. Or FaceTiming. Or just wishing you could see in person again. Got some names? Here’s the all important question in […]Read More Who In Your Life Challenges You?