From pain to peace

As my readers know, I have been absent from my blog for a long time. Much has happened. Nothing good. My beautiful mom got sick in May and died suddenly in July. Her death has taken its toll—I miss her more than I can say. My mom was always a great comfort to me, and,

Cancer Unplugged™: Know Your Research Dates!

As my husband battles cancer, I have been doing a lot more research than I have ever done before. Many people tell me they refuse to do research because they are afraid of what they may find. I agree—it’s difficult, but it’s necessary to know what you’re up against, and what your options are. If

Cancer Unplugged™: Getting Answers

In my last post, I listed many things you need to know to face cancer with confidence, and here’s the most important way to get those answers: Ask. Sounds simple, right? However, many people don’t ask because of fear: fear of rejection; fear of what they might hear; fear of embarrassment. Any of this sound

Happy Valentine’s Day to You!

Today, many people will be celebrating Valentine’s Day with flowers, chocolates, jewelry, and romantic dinners. And, many people will feel alone and rejected because they have no special person with which to share the day. Well—no matter what, guess what? It’s time to celebrate! Everyone has a special Valentine—you! Yes–You! Starting today—and everyday—give yourself love.