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Our Favorite Things: Feel Good Go-Tos

Each month we compile a little list of our (the editors) favorite things, trying ...

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It’s Not “Just” A Biopsy

We recently shared an article The Dirty Little Secret About Breast Biopsies by Amy ...

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The Underbelly Meets Sweatpants & Coffee

Before you put another heart status on Facebook in the name of “awareness” you need ...

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Radiation Therapy: It Was Supposed To Be Easy

Marked For Life I have seventeen tattoos. Seventeen tiny dark blue dots, which outline ...

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50 State Race

One of my major life goals, even before my metastatic breast cancer diagnosis, was ...

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Coffee Chat #5

January is about self-acceptance, love, and esteem and today we focus specifically on accepting ...

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It’s Not A Battle, We Aren’t Warriors

I have the same visceral reaction when I read that someone “lost their battle ...

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Coffee Chat #4

Pheeew! We made it through the holidays! Welcome back to our weekly coffee and ...

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12 Days of Self-Care

Here are some must-do self-care practices to help you stay energized, fulfilled and happy. ...

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Coffee Chat #3

We continue talking about self-care in our third coffee and cancer chat!  Join us ...

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How Gratitude Helped Me Heal

“Gratitude is the art of painting an adversity into a lovely picture.” Kak Sri ...

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Dating with Stage IV Cancer

Dating is Tough, Cancer Makes It Near Impossible Dating does not get any easier ...

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Fear, Grief, and Changes

I first read A Grief Observed while lying beside my brother’s hospital bed. He ...

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Cancer and the Cat

I had already been through the ringer, diagnosed with breast cancer at 38 with ...

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Fighting the Dark

Bone Tired, Literally I have never before considered suicide, really considered it, until yesterday. ...

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Kelsey & Me

A Child’s Eyes Across the table I look into her blue grey eyes as ...

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Swimming the Course

Reach and pull. Reach and pull…Breathe.Steadily gliding across the crystal clear waterBolts of piercing ...

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Double Diagnosis

“It’s cancer” are two words that nobody ever wants to hear once in their ...

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Living A Nightmare

Every day since January 19, 2015 has been breast cancer awareness day for me. Every ...

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It’s Pinktober Again…

Is it that time of year again? Pinktober: pink ribbons, pink coffee cup lids, ...

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The Ties That Bind

It is a truth universally acknowledged that the people who drive you crazy yet ...

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My Boobs, Myself, and I

On my last day of chemo treatment, I didn’t actually get any chemo. I ...