Gratitude is an Attitude!

As I wrote about in The Year of Freedom, my cancer diagnosis, surgeries, and recovery changed my life in many ways. While the last few years I’m grateful to have had No Evidence of Disease {NED}, recovering has been a process. Gratitude Journal – the gift of love 💖 I posted this image on my Instagram account of the Gratitude Journal I made for Dale … Continue reading Gratitude is an Attitude!

Quarter 9/20: Normal CA-125 Reading!

Another Happy Repeat: My quarterly Cancer Antigen reading was within normal limits — **Almost** Halfway!! I cannot be considered cancer-free until I’ve received 5 years of quarterly testing within the ‘normal’ limits. With the recent loss of my first best friend, to cancer no less {though not ovarian cancer}, I’ve been reflecting on my purpose. With so much change in the past year, my prayers … Continue reading Quarter 9/20: Normal CA-125 Reading!

‘To My Very Best Friend’

She was my first best friend outside my family. We were inseparable and dreamed of growing up and raising horses together. My best childhood friend lost her battle to cancer today. She drew this for me when I moved away and we remained pen pals. For years, we poured our hearts out to one another on paper – writing horse stories, life stories, and many … Continue reading ‘To My Very Best Friend’