Tag: breast cancer

Hunting happiness?

Hunting happiness?

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Easter week­end is nearly upon us. As a child I looked for­ward to our tra­di­tional Easter egg hunt, hunt­ing hap­pi­ness in the gar­den. What­ever the weather, on hear­ing my father announce the arrival of the ‘Easter bunny’ my brother and I would rush out­side, paper bag in hand to delve amongst the spring foliage, peering […]

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Love Yourself Generously!

Love Yourself Generously!

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today is Valentine’s Day and it has become a “Hall­mark Hol­i­day” that focuses on romance, hearts, choco­late and flow­ers. Love and romance are ide­al­ized in ways that some peo­ple expe­ri­ence and many don’t ~ and we can be swayed by all this mes­sag­ing to think there’s some­thing to strive for and then we’ll know true […]

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What does the T.S.A. have to do with Intimacy and Sexuality?

What does the T.S.A. have to do with Intimacy and Sexuality?

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Sat­ur­day I had an encounter with TSA on my way to catch a flight from Boston to San Fran­cisco. It’s strange enough that travel these days involves dis­rob­ing and some­times being pat­ted down. But when there are ques­tion­able items in carry-on lug­gage, it adds even more insult to the expe­ri­ence. First some “hot spots” […]

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Making the most of every day…

Making the most of every day…

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Last Mon­day I went for a run (who am I kid­ding? More like a slow jog) I hadn’t been in a few weeks so I was quite pleased to be feel­ing pretty good. Just over a mile in it all changed. I stepped squarely on a rock which seemed to pen­e­trate the bot­tom of my […]

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Looking forward

Looking forward

| October 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

I have to tell you all that I am look­ing for­ward to spend­ing more time here blog­ging. It may be ran­dom­ness at its best, related to breast can­cer, thriv­ing, stage IV, care­giv­ing, and a mul­ti­tude of other things. Hope you com­ment soon and come back often. Every day we are killing cancer!

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Lymphatic Care After Breast Surgery

Lymphatic Care After Breast Surgery

| February 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

ADVERTORIAL — “When a woman becomes her own best friend, life is eas­ier.” — Diane Von Fursten­berg Our lym­phatic sys­tem helps to fight dis­eases by fil­ter­ing tox­ins and bac­te­ria out of our body.  It also sup­ports and empow­ers our immune sys­tem. Main­tain­ing a health­ier immune sys­tem is very impor­tant for the body to resist infections, […]

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