Happy 6 Year Cancer-versary to ME! Having this pandemic hit has reminded me of some of the things I was feeling when I was first diagnosed with cancer. One day I was running 5K’s, working, socializing and relaxing, then BAM !  Suddenly I was home all the time, stopped...

I am thankful for the scars because without them I wouldn't know your heart and how deep and how far your love is for me. 

Cancer reminded me of what is Important. Cancer encouraged me to slow down. Cancer taught me to lean on others and trust more. Cancer asked me an i...

September 28, 2016

The house is chilly, got the extra blankets out, and breast cancer awareness month is upon us.  So much going on to mark the season, events to celebrate, honor, inspire, … a season of colorful uplifting energy ….  This week the tribe begins celebrating entering the yea...

June 21, 2016

I never envisioned turning in my wet suit, bike and sneakers for a paddle. Even more, I never pictured myself as loving  dragon boating and my team members so much. As my cancer treatments came to an end, I felt alone and in need of support as well as exercise to comba...

It’s Five O’Clock somewhere.  Or so the song says. For many, 5:00 celebrates the end of the day.  The completion of work, of chores, of errands.  A time for a cocktail , for recreation,  and a time for relaxation.  For someone dealing with cancer, it can trigger overwh...