breast cancer

Seven Year Cancerversary

Seven years ago today, I received the call saying that I had breast cancer.  In some ways, that day seems like a lifetime ago, as so much has changed since then.  In other ways, it seems like it was very recent, and… Read More ›

Story Time

For the past 13 months, I have relied on the safety and convenience of online shopping to keep our household running smoothly. We have had everything from groceries to pet supplies to books to clothing delivered to our front door…. Read More ›

The Five Year Plan

Where do you see yourself in five years? At some point, we’ve all been asked this question.  Sometimes, this question is posed by another person. A parent.  A guidance counselor.  A prospective or current employer.  Other times, we may ask… Read More ›

4 More Years

Unless something unexpectedly goes wrong, which, as I know all too well, is within the realm of possibilities, on October 20, I will mark 4 years as a breast cancer survivor. Breast cancer survivor. That still is so surreal. The… Read More ›

More Than May Flowers

This year, April showers brought more than just May flowers.  There still were the traditional blanket of lilies and the garland of roses for the respective winners of the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby, along with Mother’s Day bouquets.  Joining… Read More ›