Category Archives: diagnosis

Guest Post

I am so thrilled to introduce my first guest post.  The author of the post is my wonderful daughter, Lauren.  I could write a book about her, but I think reading her post will give you an idea of what a special person she is…Thank you, Lauren… When my mother was first diagnosed, I viewed …

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Darkness and then Light…

Well, it’s really hard to believe I am finally writing this.  I have been resisting doing a blog since my  diagnosis in 2006.  Frankly, it just seemed like another “cancer” thing to do.  I’m not sure why I have finally surrendered to it.  I don’t feel that enough people talk about the emotional side of …

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Investing. Positivity. Oh, and travel.

KEllis Island Vintage

Thrifting and Sifting to Find the Best Vintage Outfits

Fifty Shades of Snail

K-beauty, skincare, Asian cosmetics, and possibly some hamster butts.

Susan Sink

life on these 80 acres


understanding medical research

Ovar Reaction

Learning to live with ovarian cancer

Julie Yip-Williams

My cancer fighting journey

We Are Travel Girls

A Community Created To Inspire, Connect, Educate & Empower Female Travellers


Two people travelling one world


Flying By the Seat of My Points

Grieve Well

Evidence-Based Bereavement Grief Coping Strategies. Scientific research has identified many behaviors and attitudes that can potentially help reduce the severity and duration of grieving symptoms.

Two Sleevers

High Protein, Low Carb Recipes for Better Health

The Musings of a Cancer Research Advocate

It's All About the Evidence...


EVEN if...


living with cancer

Emma's fight against MDS

My battle against the blood cancer MDS


A Keto Lover in a Carb Driven World