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…

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Raw Food Wednesday

Despite what many have heard, the raw food (diet) lifestyle is not a fad.  It is actually an anti-diet with many health benefits. This lifestyle simply promotes eating whole foods in it’s natural state.  Eating unprocessed and uncooked foods so you will recieve all of the nutrients without the additives. Raw Foodism has been around…

I’m not a “conventional” Cancer Patient

I often get comments from people about how I choose to live my life while battling cancer. Some ask how I do it all? Some make comments about living my life to the fullest and taking chances, some even make snide and innapropriate comments that I don’t conventionally live as a cancer patient. Honesty I…

Don’t hate, communicate!

It has been a week since my last article. A week of second guessing my choices, a week of receiving  nasty and hateful emails, and also a week of many people reaching out in support.  My life has been a roller coaster of emotion.  So let me start off by explaining the why and intention…

Stop Apologizing for who you are

The past few weeks I have been here, there and everywhere. (in my own thoughts) and physically speaking.  Between preparing for the National Pageant, taking my board exam and study time leading up to it, working and writing, also Mackenzie preparing for her summer intensive and Sleeping Beauty, we have been non-stop busy.  I have…

What’s under your skin?

Over the last decade, more than 10,000 Americans have had their blood tested by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in an attempt to determine their “chemical body burden.” The results of the CDC study were stunning: even those who lived in remote areas were found to have hundreds of synthetic chemicals…

Acts of kindess Week 1

HELLO DECEMBER!!! It is said to be the most wonderful and most stressful time of the year.  I want to focus on the positive and how we, the Fabulously Fighting community can help others. SO for the month of December every Monday I will be posting ideas for some random acts of kidness we can…

Eye of the Tiger

For the past week I have been in a really bad place. This is something very difficult to articulate as those dancing monkey’s I have spoken about in the past tend to creep up when we least expect it. There are not many times when I can’t seem to pull myself out of the dark…

Fabulous looks great on you!

  Let’s get real and honest. When was the last time you looked in the mirror and felt fabulous? When was the last time you looked at all your curves, lumps, bumps, and belly slumps and Really said to yourself, “I am Fabulous!”  I am willing to bet it’s been a while if ever you…