Ask Me Anything: How to Connect & Talk With a Survivor Who Has Been Where You Are Now

Ask Me Anything:  How to Connect & Talk With a Survivor Who Has Been Where You Are Now

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul - and sings the tunes without the words - and never stops at all. Emily Dickinson Every once in a while, I find a quiet place and dial a phone number given to me by the good people at Cancer Hope Network. The person [...]

The Survivor’s Nest – 5 Tips to Make Your Home Party Ready

The Survivor’s Nest – 5 Tips to Make Your Home Party Ready

True hospitality comes from the heart, and is not the product of ostentatious and expensive material surroundings. Eleanor Roosevelt Opening your nest to friends and relatives during the holiday season should not be a stressful ordeal. You can make your home party ready and still have a great time by following my five tips: 1. Don't [...]

What One Little Word Breaks You Out of Your Comfort Zone?

What One Little Word Breaks You Out of Your Comfort Zone?

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone. Neale Donald Walsch Why do we find ruts so comfortable? Before cancer, “No” was my default response to anything new and different. After cancer, I realized saying “Yes” was healing and jumped in with both feet. I’d wanted to check out yoga prior to cancer but, [...]

Love & Family & Building an Amazing Life from a Place of Gratitude

If you're in the USA, I hope you enjoy the three-day 4th of July weekend. There is a special place in my heart for small town 4th of July parades and fireworks. They bring me back to my youth and are just the sweetest things. Which, in addition to the fact that I just celebrated [...]

Get Your Free Copy of Breast Cancer Survivor Secrets Now

Get Your Free Copy of Breast Cancer Survivor Secrets Now

When a friend starts a conversation by asking, "Did I ever tell you that my mother was murdered?" it's clear she's ready to tell her story. Being present for each other and offering a safe place in which to share our stories is what friends do. We know being heard validates and heals. What about [...]

It’s Here! How to Build an Amazing Life After Treatment

It’s Here! How to Build an Amazing Life After Treatment

My newest book, How to Build an Amazing Life After Treatment; 10 (more) simple secrets to creating inspired healing, wellness & your joyous life after cancer is here! Get it now while it's HOT off the (digital) presses! Part II of my After Treatment book series, How to Build an Amazing Life After Treatment picks [...]