Beyond Resilience – Growing from Cancer Trauma

Beyond Resilience – Growing from Cancer Trauma

Now is a good time to tell you a little more about me. One question I have consistently received throughout my life is how I can simply choose to look beyond the fear of failure, move beyond pain, and keep my head up. For my answer, I’ll tell you this: cancer isn’t...
How do I do Relationships and Cancer?

How do I do Relationships and Cancer?

“Don’t tell them right away,” said my close friend, Steve. “You look normal—completely normal.” It’s true. I do look normal. I am the exact same person on the outside as I was before my cancer diagnosis in February 2020 (except for a giant scar running from my sternum...
Perspective is Everything

Perspective is Everything

✨ Shift your thoughts, change your reality! ✨ I’ve been working extra hard the last month through listening to my thoughts and consciously shifting my viewpoint. 🌟With the world situation and what’s unfolding with my family it’s requiring extra diligence to stay...
Grateful to be Alive

Grateful to be Alive

🦋 This is me 🦋 Pin pricked, vibrant, sun kissed, totally inexplicably GRATEFUL, covered in horse slime (which I hear is good for the skin), curly hair going in every nutty direction and ALIVE!One year ago I was facing the BIGGEST decision of my life. I was referred to...
Celebrating Finishing Chemo

Celebrating Finishing Chemo

This is a photo of me taken in February, 2020 of me finishing up nine months of arduous chemotherapy! It was a rough journey and in that time I ended up breaking my left hip due to bone mets and getting emergency double hip surgery. This celebration dance with the...