Category Archives: Other Gems

Wikihow.com Great Looking Skin  “Your skin looks great!” The compliment we all love to hear, right? The reason that compliment resonates so much is probably because our skin is literally a mirror image for how well we’re taking care of … Continue reading

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Theodyessyonline.com What’s the Antidote to Stress? Anxiety, stress, and sadness negatively impact your physical health. Heaven knows that I know this. Further, these stressful emotions can trigger chemical reactions in your body that can lead to inflammation and a weakened … Continue reading

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Image: Dailymail.co.uk I’ve torched my skin, used baby oil back in the day, and never stayed hydrated. Did you experience the same thing during the summer months when you were in your teens, 20s or even your 30s? I can’t … Continue reading

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Memorial Day is a beautiful day to reflect on the strong, courageous, and dedicated men and women who have put themselves in harm’s way in order to serve this amazing country. I found this Memorial Day infographic on the The Huffington Post and had to … Continue reading

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My Philosophy

Image: Maxinedavis.net Many things have transpired since my breast cancer diagnosis a few years ago.  One of which is a newfound love of apricots. Yup. I can’t get enough of them. Anyhoo, another is a new found love of poetry. Both … Continue reading

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Image: healthline.com Oh gosh. At least ten times a week, I get an email informing me of the (wretched!) news that yet another person has been diagnosed with f-bomb cancer. Not just breast cancer. Any kind of cancer. All kinds … Continue reading

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Ring Theory

Image: Pinterest.com As many of you may recall, I have written quite a bit about what to say to someone with FBC (f-bomb breast cancer) as well as how to be a good friend to someone coping with illness or other f-bombs. I … Continue reading

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Hollywoodfringe.org I’ve never wondered why I was diagnosed with cancer. Many people have asked me, “Why on earth would you, a young, healthy, happy person with no family history get breast cancer?” Even when other people wondered, I never have. I guess I … Continue reading

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    Image: scienceblogs.com Today, April 22, marks the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. The idea for Earth Day came to Earth Day founder Gaylord Nelson then a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, after witnessing … Continue reading

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    Image: Businesstocommunity.com In the last two months, I have had no less than three wham-bam-a-ha moments that have centered me – in a wonderful way. Each has left me asking myself: Am I really present in my own life? … Continue reading

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