Thank you to the individuals and businesses who have so graciously supported GYRB this year! Because of their generosity and support, we have the funds necessary to assist 20 local cancer patients! Lasting Impressions Michelle Annese-Bleichert, Mary Kay St Peter’s Health Partners Beth Byrne & John Hurley Tony Mangino Mitsubishi Stone Bridge Iron & Steel […]
Things I learned helping my mother iron every Saturday of my childhood (life lessons from my Mom): 1. My Dad actually blows his nose over and over again in the same handkerchief each day. Just one of MANY I had to iron every Saturday morning. I don’t get that. AT ALL. 2. Mom used to […]
3 things you can do for yourself to help you get through the tough days of 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 in […]
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!