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Bumpyboobs
Tag: coping skills
Bumpyboobs
Oct
17

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

Bumpyboobs
Oct
09

Way back when I was first diagnosed and wrote a profile for myself for Bumpyboobs and FacingCancer.ca, I identified myself as a survivor. Forget dictionary definitions, I defined a survivor as someone getting up every day, facing what needed to be done, learning how to thrive through uncertain realities, and… Read More

Bumpyboobs
Aug
12

This morning I woke up thinking about bucket lists and how much I despise them. Okay, I understand it’s a great thing for many people, but personally I’ve never liked bucket lists. Back when I worked at Chapters there was a title along the lines of 1000 Places You Need to Visit Before You Die. And who is… Read More

Bumpyboobs
bumpyboobs
Member since
Feb 03, 2011

I was diagnosed with breast cancer a few days after my one year wedding anniversary. That was a shocker. After three years NED, cancer reappeared and pushed me to stage four. This blog captures life despite cancer. With international relocations, job search drama, fighting off apartment vermin, falling deeply in love and more. Life is challenging, but nevertheless inspiring and that’s what Bumpboobs is all about. You can find me over at @Bumpyboobs on Twitter, and hey - I wrote a lovely fiction novel! - over at http://www.CatherineBrunelle.com

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