Treatment update: I’m human again!!
Treatment update… It’s been a hell of a week!
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 […]
Basil, Garlic, Pinenuts, Oh my! All about pesto
“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 […]
For the love of green tea – A beginner’s guide
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 […]
To Blog or Not to Blog?
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 […]
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, […]