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A Story of Resilience, the Healthy Moms Way

A Story of Resilience, the Healthy Moms Way

Did you dream of having your own family from the time that you were a little girl?  I definitely did not. My own childhood is not one that I look back on fondly, and so I had this fear of parenting like I was parented and as a result convinced myself it would not be part of my life plan. “Stick with what you are good at” was my philosophy.

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Her Life Was Beautiful

Her Life Was Beautiful

“My life is beautiful.”

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Dealing With Cancer, part 1

Dealing With Cancer, part 1

I remember my 26th year like it was yesterday. For someone who has the memory of a goldfish, that is saying a lot. Why was it so memorable?  When most people are thinking about all their hopes and dreams for their future, in August 2002 I was diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer. Yes I tried to play it down as much as possible as it was considered the "good" cancer.

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