Treatment update: I’m human again!! 

 This could not be more fitting. My last post was on a Wednesday saying ‘it’s been a hell of a week.’ Girl, you have 4 more days for shit to hit the fan and it did just that. I woke up 1am Thursday with a 103+ degree fever and vomiting profusely. Called the ER […]

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Treatment update… It’s been a hell of a week! 

“You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.” – Cayla Mills Not going to lie.. It’s been a rough week!  Week 2 following chemo is expectedly the worst week meaning my counts are at their lowest.  When you think about how it works, chemo is unbelievable.  The […]

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Basil, Garlic, Pinenuts, Oh my! All about pesto 

Over the last few months, I’ve spent a ton of time on apps like Pinterest and Yummly scouring for the next recipe I’m going to test on my garbage disposal for a boyfriend, Will. I’ve been inclined to try a plethora of recipes I never would have given a second glance in the past.  Pesto […]

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For the love of green tea – A beginner’s guide 

All the buzz lately in the dietary world are ‘superfoods’; think acai berry, coconut water, quinoa, kale, etc.  Even though superfood is a term coined by a genius marketing team and has no legal/medical definition, it is used to describe foods that are nutrient dense with tons of vitamins and antioxidants.  Many superfoods are thought […]

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To Blog or Not to Blog?

I’ve had a lot of time on my hands recently and have been contemplating a blog for a while.  Why?  Because apparently cancer gives you a unique perspective on your life that you cannot understand until you go through it yourself.  It is something you never wish upon your worst enemy yet when it hits, […]

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