The day I chose to let them both go!!

Over two years has passed, since our son's name was placed on an urgent wait list for a residential placement. That was in July 2015. It was the day after I had been diagnosed with breast cancer where … [Read more...]

The Calming Gifts of Nature

I sit here this evening listening to Snatam Kaur and Peter Kater's album Heart of the Universe as I reflect back to a little over two weeks ago. It's been a whirlwind of emergencies happening in my … [Read more...]

Till winter comes…

Till winter comes... crackling leaves ... stunning neutral tones earth tones ... everything bare the last of the leaves with a bit of remaining life hiding inside the lilac bush ... a pop of … [Read more...]

Healing is happening…

A week ago I underwent yet another surgery, a second time around for breast cancer. The surgeon had to go back in to remove more breast tissue to get clear margins, attempt to remove all the … [Read more...]

Nature… News… Now what?

I have been really pleased with how well I have been healing since my surgery last month. This week I met with my surgeon for the pathology results. This took place on Tuesday, almost a month after … [Read more...]

Time stood still!!

Since early September it felt like time stood still. Yet, everything that needed to happen, did. There was no reason to panic about anything. I felt that time standing still was allowing me to drop … [Read more...]

Inching my way forward…

I have attempted to write a blog post the past few weeks. Every time I feel that I have it written, it doesn't feel right and it feels like I'm simply stating facts about what I'm going through with … [Read more...]

Integrative Cancer Care… MRI today!!

I'm feeling grateful this evening that today is over. Part of it was really good, giving me hope and will be a stepping stone to my healing plan... the other part was filled with anxiety. I'm … [Read more...]