Thumbs up Thursday goes to Hibiscus

The colorful hibiscus flower is cultivated worldwide for both its aesthetic appeal and its medicinal uses, which are primarily in the form of tea. Hibiscus tea is rich in antioxidants. These include vitamin A and vitamin C, along with anthocyanins and malic acid. All of these antioxidants combined help to combat free radical damage throughout…

Don’t believe everything you think

“In any given moment we have two options: To step forward into growth or to step back to safety.”- Abraham Maslow When starting this article this quote spoke volumes to the topic I will be discussing.  After  my cancer diagnosis every doctor I saw told me I should be seeing a therapist or at least…

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. …

To my Fabulous Fighters

My dearest Fabulous Fighters, All month long I have been highlighting the people in my life who make my heart full.  Today I wanted to include and highlight all of you. You are the reason Fabulously Fighting exists. You are the reason I work so hard everyday to bring you content and hopefully an understanding…

Framily

Continuing the month of October highlighting Friends and Family this week. At the beginning of my cancer journey some chose to walk out the door and go on with their lives. Those aren’t my people. Some chose to stay for a while, then walk out when things got too real. Those aren’t my people. Some…

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…

A Typical Day at the Office

There are two things that you can be certain of during a typical day at Fabulously Fighting – Prince the Wonder Dog will be in a lap or by your feet and there will be major laughter and shenanigans. Each month we work to bring you content that is designed to inspire, educate, provide hope,…

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…

On a Mission

A tribe of fabulous fighters living their best, possible lives despite any adversity, that is what I set out to create when this website was launched in 2016.  I never imagined the friendships and bonds that would form, the thousands of messages that would be sent, or just how much my story would impact others…

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…