(Photo of Mt. Kilimanjaro by Muhammad Mahdi Karim via wikimedia commons.) Are you an overachiever, or have you ever been labeled as one? I am not, nor have I ever been called an overachiever, and this is okay with me. I don’t need to be the person who gets the most done in the shortest […]
Here we go – my first blog post of the new year! As we start 2019, there are plenty of tips floating around again about how to lose weight, eat healthier, practice self-care, get organized, better utilize your time, become a better person or whatever. Some of them might be helpful. Many of them, not […]
It’s time to close out another year here on the blog. Hard to believe 2018 will soon be over, right? Where did the time go? Or maybe you cannot wait to say goodbye to 2018. Regardless, 2018 is just about in the books.
I can’t believe it’s been three years since my memoir, Cancer Was Not a Gift & It Didn’t Make Me a Better Person, was published! A big thank you to those of you who’ve read it, shared about it and posted reviews here and there! You guys are awesome and I appreciate your support very […]
It’s been eight years since I wrapped up my breast reconstruction project. Reflecting about this, I decided to write a letter to plastic surgeons everywhere sharing 13 things I would like them to better understand, and I’m pretty sure others like me would as well. Not that most plastic surgeons don’t already understand these things, […]