Blood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Bood Cancer Awareness Month. As a survivor of Acute Myeloid Leukemia, I can attest to the importance of the awareness of the early warning signs of these diseases since early detection provides a greater chance of survival. Blood cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma can usually be accurately diagnosed with bloodwork, thereforeContinue reading “Blood Cancer Awareness Month”

My Emotional Journey to Menopause

Ladies we all have to go through menopause, some of us sooner than later. I was invited by the platform “Navigating the Change” to share my experience with medical induced menopause as a result of treatment for Acute Myeloid Leukemia. You can read my emotional story by clicking on the link below:

Bloganuary #16 – My Favorite Cause

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is not only near and dear to my heart, but it also “runs through my blood.” In January of 2018 I was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) and after undergoing chemotherapy I underwent a Stem Cell Transplant in July 2018. The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) is a leaderContinue reading “Bloganuary #16 – My Favorite Cause”

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Bloganuary #3 No Comfort in My Comfort Zone

For the last 4 years I have been living life way out of my comfort zone. Prior to 2018, January 23, 2018, to be exact, my life was a beautiful well-organized mess. My routine was stressful but familiar, and very comfortable. I juggled work deadlines, soccer practices, homework checks, PTA meetings, and all other familyContinue reading “Bloganuary #3 No Comfort in My Comfort Zone”