October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  I am more aware of breast cancer than ever before since my diagnosis on May 8th of this year.  Yep, very aware.  And is seems appropriate that I will undergo my very last round of chemo today.  Yes, TODAY,...

From the time I was a little girl I dreamed of one day sitting in a barber shop and having my hair shaved off. Not really. But chemo makes your hair fall out and eventually you are left with...

OK, most of you know that my summer "vacation" consisted of a breast cancer diagnosis (May), lumpectomy (June), double mastectomy and reconstruction (July), and now finishing the hot days of August with chemo. So what did you do on your summer vacation (as if your...

As a precious friend of mine often texts me, "Have I told you lately that I love you?"  Oh, beloved sistas at THE WELL I do love you and have missed you tons!!  I'm grateful that summer is nearly over (in more ways than one)...

Sweet friends and family ~ Yes, I know I have been silent for way too long which is not like me.  But, I wanted to have as much info to update you with so I don’t have too bombard you with too many emails. Here goes…but...

Wow!  I have been so over-loved and over-blessed with prayers, notes, gifts and encouragement. Do you think it’s ok to go into surgery with a LOVE HANGOVER? Because I’ve got a big one!! I’ve had calls and cards from friends I have not heard from...

Hi Friends, Y'all are so very dear and I love you so much.  I just wanted to let you know that I will have surgery on Tuesday, July 14th - a bilateral mastectomy with reconstruction.  I've already spoken to some of you, but wanted to give...