Find out why National STEM Day is so important!

Today is an opportunity to focus on helping kids advance in the feilds of science, technology, engineering, and math. Today I wanted to chat about the science behind Essential oils (Naturopathic Wellness) and why this is the feild I choose to specialize in. Essential oils which are obtained through mechanical pressing or distillation, are concentrated…

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MBC Isolation and education

In a society and month focused on early detection and survivorship, those of us living with metastatic breast cancer, who will live the rest of our lives in treatment, this month can feel isolating and frustrating.     But dealing with an incurable illness and the side effects of our treatments aren’t the only burdens…

What is MBC and how do we help?

Metastatic Breast Cancer MBC is breast cancer that has spread to other parts of the body such as to the bones, liver, brain, or lungs. An estimated 155,000 people in the United States are living with MBC. One in 3 women diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer will go on to eventually be diagnosed with MBC….

Turn up the Fabulous for October!

My mission in life is not to merely survive, but to thrive, Fabulously Fighting. I want to do it with passion, compassion, humor and a whole lot of style. Living with MBC (Metastatic Breast Cancer) every month is Breast Cancer Awareness month. But for October I want to take advantage of this Recognition and take…

Stay Tuned…

We hope you have enjoyed this month long look behind the scenes of Fabulously Fighting.  We have some pretty amazing things in the works and can’t wait to share them with you. Up next we will have the publication of Fab’s Vegan Eats, a cookbook that will make vegan, gluten free cooking accessible to anyone. …

Part of My Daily Battle

Last week I talked about CBD oil, medicinal marijuana and chemotherapy as part of my healing regimen.  Today I want to highlight two other techniques I use as part of my holistic healing routine.  We have posted quite a bit here on Fabulously Fighting about different uses for essential oils.  There is a lot of…

41 Doesn’t Feel As Fabulous

Yesterday was my 41st birthday! Usually I start the month of October off with many birthday posts.  The most common, “It’s my Birthday month” It has been a running joke for years about what a big deal I make about my birthday or birthdays in general.  This year it feels different, and to be honest…

Oh The Things We Will Do

Today I wanted to talk a little bit about how I am approaching my treatment as a thirteen year, metastatic Breast Cancer Fighter.  I am not a fan of chemotherapy.  Take a drug that will kill everything in my body, and maybe the cancer too?  Ugh.  In reality though, it is chemotherapy that has been…

Real Life Superhero

Throughout this “Month in the Life of Me” I want to highlight some of the relationships that have helped to keep me going.  This disease is something that no one should have to go thru alone and the love and support that comes out of connection and community is one of the primary reasons I…

Scan Away

    For the month of October I am bringing you a behind the scenes look into my everyday life.  This past Friday I had my full scan which included blood work, PET scan, a CT scan and a Breast MRI.  These tests are performed every month with the PET scan performed every three months….