The Meaning of Fight

At a recent book signing event, an older gentleman approached my table. As he picked up my book he asked “What is the meaning of this, Fabulously Fighting, I am assuming you have cancer?” I responded, “Yes, I have cancer and have been fighting for 12 years.” To which he responded, “Well I had cancer…

Advertisements

“Larry’s” Lament

It wasn’t until the birth of Mackenzie that I experienced severe headaches. I started having debilitating migraines that thankfully resolved once the hormones leveled out. Luckily, even during the worst migraine, I could pop a couple of Excedrine and find relief. You may have seen me mention my good friend “Larry”, the brain tumor I…

Cancer fighter sings for her life

Thinking about all the things that we’ve gone through as a family, and starting this beautiful new chapter.  Feeling so grateful and blessed. Please enjoy the video. You must be signed into Facebook to view this video or click on the link below to watch it on Youtube. Cancer Fighter Sings for Her Life

You hit like a Bitch.

“Some days are better, some days are worse. Look for the blessing instead of the curse. Be positive, stay strong, and get enough rest. You can’t do it all, but you can do your best.”-unknown I read this quote today and it sparked this article. “When life knocks you down calmly get back up, smile…

Stronger Today

“Don’t forget that you’re human. It’s ok to have a melt down. Just don’t unpack and live there. Cry it out and then refocus on where you are headed.” -unknown For days I have been trying to figure out how I am going to handle telling my followers, friends, and loved ones about my new…

Don’t worry – Be FABULOUS

“If it doesn’t make you feel Fabulous: Don’t do it, don’t buy it, don’t keep it.” -unknown Life is to damn short to worry about the naysayers. Happy are those who live life by the day, complain very little, and are thankful for the little things in life. The biggest compliment I ever received was…

Fall and new beginnings

“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.”- F. Scott Fitzgerald Fall has always been my favorite time of the year. I love when the trees start to change their colors and hot coffee in the morning tastes more like heaven in a cup. Pumpkin becomes more than an orange face,…

NO talking, Just Listen to the universe

“Sometimes it feels better not to talk, at all, about anything, to anyone.”- unknown I have been in therapy now for a solid 2 years. Weekly appointments to talk about all the things I keep bottled up inside and not disclose to anyone. My doctors have suggested this for many years but I wasn’t ready….

Moving Mountains

Photo by: Fab Marie   “You have been assigned this mountain to show others it can be moved.” -unknown Two days ago I received the news that the trial Chemotherapy drug I have been on for a couple months is not working. I have heard this many times over the years and seen many doctors…