Seven years ago my life changed. Seven. I don’t remember the exact date. Thankfully. I didn’t even realize that my seven year marker had arrived until I sat down to start writing this series. It makes the writing of this series even more significant to me. I don’t believe in coincidences. I find it meaningful … More The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter One Diagnosed
Recently I was given a book to read, Outsmart Your Cancer – Alternative Non-Toxic Treatments that Work. It was recommended by a nurse at my doctor’s office. In fact she loaned me her copy. It wasn’t a book I would have picked on my own, but it was recommended to me by a person I … More A Book Review: Outsmart Your Cancer by Tanya Harter Pierce, M.A. MFCC
I had been beating myself up because I felt I had been neglecting my blog. I hadn’t been posting new content on a regular basis. Since I couldn’t see a physical measurement of completion I kept hearing this voice in my mind nagging me that I hadn’t spent enough time on it. This happens to … More The Voice of the Inner Critic
When I discovered Derrick Lonsdale’s book at the local library’s used book sale the title held much appeal for me. The idea of discontinuing seeing my oncologist was something I was mulling over. A book titled “Why I Left Orthodox Medicine” written by a doctor seemed like a message I couldn’t pass up. I quickly … More A Book Review – Why I Left Orthodox Medicine – Healing for the 21st Century by Derrick Lonsdale M.D.
I used to dull my shine. I spent a lot of time trying to be what everyone expected of me. For years I was told I was intimidating (which is rather funny considering my size). I was told I needed to change. I needed to be someone other than who I was. It was exhausting. … More Finding My Shine
It may sound silly, but I make love lists. They make me happy and remind me of all the things I have to be grateful for. It doesn’t have to be some big task. You can do it anywhere and at any time. Just focus on what you love! … More What Do You Love?