Dancing Saved My Life Fundraiser!

I got to go this Breast Cancer Retreat earlier this year on Memorial weekend on a partial scholarship and it was so helpful for me to meet other women! These past few weeks I have been helping the organizers with their website so please check it out by clicking on the image below!

Wasabi Deviled Eggs with Pickles!

Deviled eggs is my favorite dish to make for potlucks! They’re finger food and they disappear pretty fast at every pot luck I’ve ever been to. Recently, I decided to come up with a new recipe that has my own twist to it. Being a big fan of wasabi, I wanted to see if it…

MRI all clear!

I got a call from my breast surgeon today! My MRI came back all clear; no abnormalities whatsoever–YAY!! What a difference a year makes. A year ago, I found my lump and one of the most stressful tests I had to take a few weeks after my diagnosis was the MRI:( 35 minutes where I…

My Oncologist’s Reaction When I Stopped Tamoxifen

I’ve been wanting to write about my oncologist for a while and finally I am taking the time to tell you about her! But first I want to apologize as I know it’s been a month since my last post. I have been dealing with my next door neighbor who has been upset with me…

Bacon and Artichoke Gluten Free Pizza!

Prep time: 30 minutes Bake time: 25 minutes Serves 4-6 Last night I made a half meat and half veggie pizza for my Breast Cancer Retreat potluck! It was our second potluck since the retreat. I missed the first one since I was sick😦 So I was glad I got to see some of the…

Pineapple Carrot Juice for Chest Cold

Prep time: 15-20 minutes Juicing time: 75 minutes Makes approximately 1 gallon For the last few weeks I have been getting over a bad chest cold:( I knew it was going to be bad when I felt as if some creature was growing in my lungs and it would burst out any moment like in…

Botched Breast Surgery: A Real Nightmare

Last night after I worked with a friend on some emotional stuff, I went to sleep and had a horrible dream. A nightmare is more like it. This is my recollection of it… In my dream, my left breast was crooked and it didn’t match my right one so, I decide to go the vet…

Friendship Cookies: Flourless Ginger Almond Cookies With Raisins

 Prep time: 30 minutes; makes about a dozen cookies This recipe is one I like to make for friends especially friends who have helped me on my journey through breast cancer. It’s also incredibly simple and easy to make and you can refrigerate them. They come out chewy and moist and you won’t want to…