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Bumpyboobs
Dec
05

Anything is Possible

Well, crack the imaginary bottle of champagne, that’s the end of my radiation. For the past two weeks, my chest has been getting radiated. Of course, it will continue to be ‘radiated’ for another couple weeks as the treatment has its impact, but at least I won’t need to go to the hospital and lay on the table… Read More

sherry
Dec
03

A Little Colour = A Lot of Hope

Despite my determination to survive a cancer for which there was no survival rate, I was afraid: Afraid that people would think that my cancer was contagious, that no one would ever kiss me again, and that no one would love me after cancer. It was during those darkest of days, when my family and friends were always there for me, that I learned just how vital a supportive network was to my survival. I also learned that a little lipstick and blush could do as much for my psyche as it did for my appearance, and that a spritz of fragrance could literally lift my spirits. Read More

both sides
Nov
08

Get Busy Living…...

Get Busy Living. After the diagnosis of my father’s lung cancer and soon aware of it’s metastatic nature, the Oncology Team put him on a targeted miracle drug. In those 5 years, he beat the odds, busy living and showing everyone the power of attitude that eludes explanation. Read More

Bumpyboobs
Oct
22

Leaning In & Looking Back

Not so long ago, I wrote a blog post about leaning in. You know, that idea of pursuing a goal and pushing yourself to the forefront of opportunity. But what does it mean when you have cancer? What does it mean to lean in? There were some interesting comments on the post. The general consensus was that when… Read More

Bumpyboobs
Oct
17

Good Days are Simple Days

If you ever want to make someone’s day, all you need to do is say hello. I know for me it’s a wonderful thing, and a reminder that my life is blessed. Today in particular felt like a really good day.  From the morning where I was able to sleep in (yay Saturday!) to having time to work on a side project, tidy… Read More

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