IT’S MY CANCERVERSARY and I’LL [CRY, LAUGH, CELEBRATE, FREAK OUT] IF I WANT TO…

We're all blessed with milestones- occasions that come around each year that you either dread or celebrate, or perhaps both. The most common -- birthdays -- are universal and completely out of our control, but you never forget your birthday (even if everyone else does). Anniversaries, in the most common form, are the day you [...]

FRIENDSGIVING

Looking back to when I didn’t have any family in Seattle, my close friends and I would get together and have a “Friendsgiving” event. Fast forward 10 years later and we managed to continue our “Friendsgiving” tradition to include more friends as well as our loved ones. This is great because there is so much [...]

ON BEING THANKFUL

Gobble...Gobble I have a great deal to be thankful for - overcoming cancer! I'm also grateful for having the best support system, great doctors, and awesome healing abilities. I'm especially thankful for my dear friends, family, and everyone who has sent me prayers, love, and support. Thank you, cam

A GUEST BLOG #2

My dear friend Melanie who I’ve known since the 5th grade has been there by my side to lesson my burden and help me carry this load. I love her and I’m happy to have her as my guest blog for the month. A Blessing in Disguise I think cancer is everyone’s greatest fear, they [...]

A GUEST BLOG #1

I’m delighted to introduce my sister Diane Salas as a guest blogger. She has been with me since the very beginning of this journey and I’m very thankful for her strength and compassion in keeping things together when things for me seem to fall apart. Spirituality I can still recall the night I was told [...]

1st FUNDRAISER

I’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again. Many thanks to everyone who came out and made this such a successful and memorable event. It truly means a lot to me and I’m extremely grateful for this outpouring of support. A special thanks goes out to all of our generous donors: 22 Doors, Pan [...]