Do It Yourself. Everyone has tried one of these projects or ideas somewhere along the line. Me, I’m a sucker, for a good DIY! I love Pinterest. However, for my husband the word Pinterest is the equivalent to a curse word. He cringes whenever I say it! On my quest to make some healthier changes … Continue reading Making Changes…in the Kitchen, Part 3
We have all come to the realization at some point or another that things have their good points and bad points. This can apply to people, jobs, foods, absolutely anything. A prime example for me is cellphones. They are great for keeping in contact with everyone and having information in the palm of your hands. … Continue reading Anastrozole Strikes Again
So, the plastic containers and water bottles are gone…check. Now, it is time to move onto the pots and pans. Ever since I was married, I had the nonstick pots and pans. I knew no different. My mom had them, so of course, I got them. This is one of those changes that once I … Continue reading Making Changes…in the Kitchen Part 2
If you read my blog entry titled, “I’m Done with Treatment…But Not Done Fighting”, I mentioned how I tried to go full gambit and make many changes to get healthier all at one time. When I finally realized that I had to step back, calm down, and develop another strategy, I decided to start with … Continue reading Making Changes…in the Kitchen Part 1
Did you ever have something that was a constant part of your life for a long time, whether good or bad? It could have been part of your life for years, or maybe a few months but made an impact in your life? Maybe it was your favorite blanket when you were a child that … Continue reading I’m Done with Treatment…But Not Done Fighting!
I love smoothies. Anytime I can get a McDonald's pineapple mango smoothie, I’ll take it! But if you stop and think about all the sugar in one of those smoothies, you would gain 10 pounds just think about it. After my cancer, I decided to revamp my smoothie recipe and make it healthier and full … Continue reading Starting the Day Right
I had the major misconception that when I was done with “active” treatment, chemo and radiation, that I would feel “normal” again and move on. It didn’t quit work that way. Many breast cancer survivors will be prescribed to take an aromatase inhibitor, like Arimidex, or a drug called Tamoxifen to block or stop the … Continue reading Tamoxifen, Anastrozole, Arimidex, Oh My!