3 things you can do for yourself to help you get through the tough days of cancer treatment: 1. Send your kids to a friends house for an afternoon. Quiet is golden! Curl up on your couch with your softest blanket. Read a book, watch a movie or take a nap. 2. Put your mind […]
5 things to do (and tell yourself) when you feel like you can’t make it today: 1. For most, know that your treatment has an end. Try your best to be a “half full” person. If you have completed 3 chemo therapy sessions with 5 left, your self-talk should be “Cool. I only have 5 […]
How to take care of your wig when you are sporting the GI Jane bald look: 1. DO NOT open your oven when you are wearing your wig. You will singe the hair. I once had friends over and said, “Hang on a sec,” removed my wig to unload the oven and then slapped it […]
Cancer never wins. We win by living our best life. Live in the now and make the best of each day!
1. When your feet hit the floor in the morning, think of one thing to be grateful for (I know it’s not chemo). 2. Take it one day at a time. I’m a planner and that was hard for me at first. But when you realize you’ve had 3 chemotherapy sessions and are down to […]
Here is a lovely poem about self-reflection (literally) The Woman in The Glass When you get what you want in your struggle for self And the world makes you queen for a day, Just go to the mirror and look at yourself, And see what that woman has to say. For it isn’t your father […]